Terry Anderson


Terry Dale Andersen, loving husband and father of four, passed away on Tues., April 19, 2022, at the age of 60.

Terry was born in Lake Preston, S.D., on July 11, 1961, to Myron and Janice (Jepsen) Andersen. On July 1, 1988, he married Peggy (Norgaard) at the Badger Lutheran Church in Badger, S.D. Together, Terry and Peggy raised three children: Kelli, Kerri and Krystal. Always up for a good laugh, Terry (Cooter) was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and brother. The laughter he imparted to those around him will never be forgotten. His big heart and sense of humor will forever leave a lasting impact upon the lives of all those who knew him.

Terry attended elementary school in Badger before continuing his education at Arlington Public High School. Terry loved serving his hometown of Badger. He was active in the community, the Lutheran Church and the Badger Volunteer Fire Department. At the core of Terry's employment was his agriculture and construction expertise, as evidenced by his work with Prairie Ag Partners, Davisco, Nitteberg Construction, Terry Andersen Construction and Legend Seeds.

He is survived by his wife, Peggy Andersen (Norgaard); daughters, Angie (Charlie) Haberl, Kelli (Carlos) Alvarado and Krystal (Chad) Nace; grandchildren, Gunnar Haberl, Riley Haberl and Autumn Nace; his brother, Tim (Randy) Andersen.

Terry was preceded in death by daughter Kerri Andersen; parents, Myron and Janice Andersen and father-in-law, Daryl Norgaard.

Visitation for Terry was held Fri., April 22 at the Johnson-Henry Funeral Home in Arlington, S.D. His funeral service, led by Pastor Brian Ricke, was at 2 p.m. on Sat., April 23, 2022, at the Badger Lutheran Church. Burial followed at the Badger Cemetery in Badger, S.D.

Donations can be made to the Badger Cemetery fund.

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