Terence Patrick McGovern
May 15, 1929 – Aug 16, 2018

 Born in County Cavan, Ireland, Terry came to Canada at the age of 19.  He met the love of his life, Sylvia Angrove in 1950 while working in Montreal.  They were married in 1953.  Loving father to Lorraine (2015) (Rick), Terry Jr. (Deb), John (Sue), Dan (Ev) and Michael (1980).  The family moved to Stratford in 1967.  A devoted and loving husband and a hard-working father and provider. He was a caring grandfather (Poppa) to Tara, Dan, Colin, Ryan, Euston, Conrad, Parker, Lauren and Greg.  A proud great-grandfather to Eric.  He loved and will be missed by many nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his brothers John, Eugene and Ben and sister Mary.  Terry is survived by brother Bertie, sisters Anna Rose (Gerry) and Theresa, and sisters-in-law Peggy and Jean.  A proud optimist member for many years.  He will be missed by all that knew him and he has left this world a better place.  A private family Mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, 50 Well Street, Stratford with interment in Avondale Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Church Restoration Fund through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford.  519.271.7411   www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com

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