Terry L. Bechtel

Born: 07/19/1951 Passed:

Terry L. Bechtel age 69, passed away peacefully February 19, 2021 with family at his side.  Terry was born in Akron, Ohio to the late Howard and Eleanor (Weil) Bechtel on July 19, 1951. He was a construction worker for most of his life; enjoyed working on cars, watching WWE wrestling, and stock car racing.

In addition to his parents, Terry is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Marcedes Fryberger.

Terry is survived by daughters, Christine (Fred) Fryberger, Vicky (Alfredo) Garcia; son, David (Ericka) Collins; ex-wife, Dorothy R. (Jim Henry) Bechtel; siblings, Nadine Bechtel, Earl (Dorothy) Bechtel, Carl (Dottie) Bechtel, William (Rachel) Bechtel, Gail Bechtel, Marie Markham, and Heidi Knoedler; grandchildren, Freddie, Leah, Tabithah, Vinnie, Isolina, Christina; great-grandchildren, Addisyn, Macie, Shaylan and Laylah; good friends, Terry (Birdie) Muckus and Johann Smiley.

In keeping with Terry’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will not be services. Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family online at www.heritagecremationsociety.com


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2 Tributes to Terry L. Bechtel

  1. Joann Smiley says:

    I will remember, many many years of our close friendship. Definitely NO one ever, can or will take your place.Our long conversations , our laughs, our sharing of stories and our families, meant so much to me.I remember the first time we met, when you walked into the Cassaneese Club were I was working, with your bandanna and your work crew, many years ago. But it was like it was yesterday….your humor, your goodness, your strength, no one can ever touch..Fly high my Dearest Friend.Pain free…and of course , My Love to your Family…I Miss You.

    • Anonymous says:

      My friend!! Terry, you are already missed so much. What a stand up and funny guy. I will miss your stories. Prayers for your family. Your friend and nurse, Lisa

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