Terry L. Northwood

  • Born: February 2, 1950
  • Died: September 23, 2019
  • Location: Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

Koepsell-Murray Funeral & Cremation Services, Beaver Dam

N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road
Beaver Dam, WI 53916

Tel. (920) 885-6600

Tribute & Message From The Family

Terry L. Northwood, age 69, of Beaver Dam passed away on Monday, September 23, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family.

Terry was born the son of Roy and Luella (Scheuermann) Northwood on February 2, 1950 in St. Louis, MO. He was a graduate of UW-Oshkosh and served in the Army National Guard. Terry was married to Trish Williams on April 12, 1975 in Kimberly, WI. Terry dedicated his career to the banking industry for 38 years throughout Wisconsin.

Terry loved to travel with his wife Trish. He enjoyed winters in Texas and their home in northern Wisconsin where he spent time golfing, boating, riding his ATV and kayaking. Terry was a longtime member of Old Hickory Golf Club in Beaver Dam. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan and avid Wisconsin Badger fan – holding season tickets in football, basketball and hockey. Terry loved spending time with his family and watching his sons' sporting events.

Terry is survived by his wife, Trish of Beaver Dam; two sons: Joseph "Joe" Northwood (Rosanne) of La Crosse and their children: Amelia, Ryan, Quin, Michael, Kaelyn, Ashley, Nathan, Emily and seven grandchildren; and Eric (wife, Melissa) Northwood of Franklin and their children: Lillian and Andrew; his brother, Chris (Kaaren) Northwood of Stevens Point; his sister, Carol (Gary) Bloch of Luxemburg, WI; his brothers and sisters-in-law: Becky (Ron) Dietzen of Townsend, WI, Tom Williams of Belize/Little Rock, Ark., Mark Williams of Neenah, and Jeff (Ann) Williams of Appleton; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial gathering will take place at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Monday, September 30, 2019 from 3 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 6 p.m.

Memorials in Terry's name will be made to the Beaver Dam Scholarship Foundation and the Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre.

"Good night Terry, I love you."


Condolence & Memory Journal

Trish and family: Our deepest sympathy to you all. Pray that you find some comfort with all the wonderful memories you have.

Posted by David & Patti Pehl - Laguna Vista, TX - Friend   October 01, 2019

Oh Trish, just today I learned of Terry's passing. I feel fortunate to have witnessed your budding romance when you and Terry were dating. I always thought you two were meant to be together. I'm so very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you. Wishing you peace. RIP Terry.

Posted by Cheri Tietz - Appleton, WI   October 01, 2019

Erik and Family - Terry was obviously a wonderful Grandpa, Dad, Husband, and friend. This is evident by the quality of responses and volume of condolences shared by everyone who knows him. There's no doubt Terry is an important person to many people at home and in the community. I will be thinking of Terry and the entire Northwood family.

Posted by Mike Calawerts - Minneapolis, MN - Friend   September 28, 2019

Trish, our deepest sympathy! Terry's memories will live on with you forever. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time. Love and prayers, Paula & Clarence Fussy

Posted by Clarence & Paula Fussy - Amery, WI - Friend   September 27, 2019

Dear Trish. Always enjoyed seeing Terry & you during our Texas winter stays. Golfing & having social times together remain in memories. Terry was respected during his professional banking career, we spend many years together. Fun to be with & great friend. Rest In Peace Terry.

Posted by Francis Bogner - Minong, WI - Friend   September 27, 2019

Trish, my sympathy to you and your family. Terry was a very friendly, kind person.
My sympathy and prayers, Rose Schaalma

Posted by Rose Schaalma - Randolph, WI - Friend   September 27, 2019


Dear Northwood Family~
Such a profound loss. Terry will be missed by many because of the way he lived.
Big hugs and prayers for comfort to all of you.
The Welling Family

Posted by Karen and Tom Welling - Wichita, KS - Friend   September 26, 2019

I am so sorry to hear this. He will be missed.

Posted by Janice Maum - Sauk City, WI - Friend   September 26, 2019

Trish, I am sorry to hear about Terry's passing. He will be missed. Are thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by Jim and Nancy Wertz - Tiffin, OH - Friend   September 26, 2019

RIP dear friend...,Our deepest sympathy Trish, Joe, Eric and families. You are all in our prayers. Asking God to comfort you at this most difficult time. Hugs Trish

Posted by Don & Marcia Moon - Fond du Lac, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

So sorry to hear. Find comfort in the memory of his love. Our love always!

Posted by Bob and Susan Rada - Cornell, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

Trish, Joe, and Eric I am so sorry for your loss he will be missed. I have known Terry for along time going back to when you guys were in sports. I will think of him from now on when I take my coffee mug, he gave me from the bank, full of coffee and sit outside with it.

Posted by Larry Duffee - Eagle River, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

Dear Trish and family,
So sorry for your loss. It sounds like you have lots of memories that you can keep close to your heart ❤
With prayers....

Posted by Ed and Tina Keller - Appleton, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

Trish, I'm so sad to hear of your loss of Terry. Praying for you all as you grieve and love each other.

Posted by Linda (VanDyke) Mueller - Waupaca, WI - Classmate   September 25, 2019


Trish and family, please know we are so sad for you. We had no knowledge that Terry was ill, so his death is a shock. He was such a nice, gentle guy. I know you will miss him so much, but he will also be missed at Park Place a lot. Bless you and him. Al and Diane Nienhaus.

Posted by Al and Diane Nienhaus - Combined Locks, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

What a wonderful Man you were Uncle Terry! You'll be missed by us all! Thanks for the memories

Posted by Judy Thomas - Suwanee, GA - Family   September 25, 2019

Trish and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss, Prayers and hugs to you and the family.

Posted by Ellen Garner (Wildenberg) - Oakfield, WI - Classmate   September 25, 2019

Trish and family
Our deepest sympathy in Terry's passing. He was such a great person and I have many good memories from the Valley Bank days. Sending hugs.

Posted by Mary Brock - Appleton, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

My heart is broken and I am so sad to lose such a wonderful man and friend. He was a blessed person to have in your life. I know I will miss him and I know his familys heart is breaking for the person he was. May he live in peace and no more pain. I am sure he Claudia and Mike will carry on tailgating in heaven. Love Judy Ebersole

Posted by judith Ebersole - SUN PRAIRIE, WI - Friend   September 25, 2019

Trish, I feel so blessed to have spent time with you and Terry last year. Dan and I send you and your loved ones our deepest sympathy. Love, Patty and Dan

Posted by Patricia Fogle - phoenix, AZ - Family   September 24, 2019

My heart is breaking for you. A giant light was just extinguished in your lives and in our community. So sorry.

Posted by Tina Swain - Beaver Dam, WI - Friend   September 24, 2019

Sorry to hear about the loss of Terry, he was a great friend and roommate 46 years ago!

Posted by Chris Brandt - Appleton, WI - Friend   September 24, 2019

So sad to see this news Trish. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Brenda Meyer - Beaver Dam, WI - Acquaintance   September 24, 2019

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