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Terry Gene Kemmerer

November 22, 1944 ~ June 4, 2022 (age 77)


Terry Gene Kemmerer, 77, of Bolivia, NC passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022 in the Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center, Brunswick House.

Terry was born in Allentown, PA, on the twenty second of November 1944 to the late Charles Kemmerer and Arlene Unagst Kemmerer Hower. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Dale Kemmerer, and James Hower.

Terry was a proud US Army veteran and had served in Korea. He was a very successful businessman and through hard work as a machinist for many years he was able to start his own business in 1985, Kemmerer Machine Shop and retired many years later. Terry loved to travel with his wife Jacki, and he was passionate about building motorcycles and street rods.

Surviving are his beloved wife of fifty-five years, Jacqueline Pursell Kemmerer; a son, Brian Kemmerer; a brother, Richard Hower; and four sisters, Joanne Heppe, Margaret Bonser, Karen Heiter & Rebecca Schock.

To honor his wishes, memorial services will be private.

The family requests that memorials be made in his memory to the Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC or

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Lower Cape Fear Hospice, Brunswick House
955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia NC 28422

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