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Terry Muir

August 12, 1950 — December 25, 2021

Terry G. Muir, 71, of Grand Island died Saturday, December 25, 2021, at CHI Health St. Francis in Grand Island.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at Apfel Funeral Home in Grand Island with Josh Erickson officiating. Burial will be in the Grand Island City Cemetery. Visitation will start at 11:30 AM and continue until the start of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to family for later designation.

Terry was born on August 12, 1950 in Phillipsburg, Kansas to Donnie and Gertrude (Fisher) Muir. He graduated from Northwest High School in 1968. He was united in marriage to his now wife of 51 years, Rita Havel at Barlett, NE in 1970. The couple lived in Grand Island where he worked for Essink Drywall before opening up T&R Drywall with his business partners, Dave and Rocky.

He loved to camp, boat, travel, and go to the casino where he always seemed to have luck. He was always willing to help when others needed it.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 51 years, Rita; brothers, Dave of Grand Island and Rocky (Mary) of Alma; sisters-in-law, Janette (Norm) Bialas, Judy (Mike) Kerkman, Sandi Havel; brothers-in-law, Jim (Judy) Havel, and Jerry (Jackie) Havel; many nieces and nephews and two furry companions, Judy and Peggy.

He was preceded in death by his father, Don (Margaret) Muir; mother, Gertrude (Chic) Davis; sister, Carla (Dale) Eddy; a brother-in-law, Raymond Havel; and his in-laws, Ray and Irene Havel.

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Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Apfel Funeral Home - Grand Island

1123 West 2nd Street, Grand Island, NE 68801

Visitation will be from 11:30 AM until the time of service

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