Terry “T-Gov” Mason Sr. age 67 of Blair, WI died on Monday, December 4, 2017 at his home with his family by his side.
Terry was born on October 16, 1950 in Galesville, WI to Thomas Sr. and Mildred (Osley) Mason.
T-Gov was a great man with a heart of gold. He could be found driving his truck around town, sometimes driving to LaCrosse or out to camp Torvo always with a smile and a wave. His biggest joy was his family. He loved his wife, children and grandchildren, and enjoyed family get togethers. T-Gov could be stubborn but always worried about other people. He enjoyed farming, sunny days, feeding and watching the birds and getting together daily with two friends, as they were referred to as the “Three Amigos”.
Terry is survived by his wife Cindy of Blair; daughter's Shannon (Reese) Moats of Blair; Stephanie (Raymond) Johnson of Rochester, MN; Jamie Mason of Blair; son Terry Mason Jr. of Blair; daughter's Crystal Brandenburg (Mike Johnson) of Blair and Nicole (Craig) Nyen of Blair. Sister's, Donna (Hank) Hoier of Escanaba, MI; Becky (Rick) Hanson of Redwing, MN; JoAnn (Rodney) Lindberg of Holmen, WI; Barbara (Bill) Wood of Castle Rock, CO; Brother Jerry (Sharon) Mason Sr. of Holmen, WI; Sister Tracey (Bruce) Larson of Blair. Survived by 14 grandchildren, Cody, Kristen, Sadie, Landon, Brady, Abby, Alison, Hannah, Zach, Matthew, Mckenzie, Collin, Emma, Eva and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Terry is preceded in death by his parents, a son Timmy, four brothers, Thomas Jr., Larry, Donie, Bobby, a sister Jean and beloved dog Bella.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 9,2017 in the Blair Lutheran Church East. Hospice Chaplin Kevin Newell will be officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, December 8, 2017 from 4 to 8:00 p.m. and one hour prior to service Saturday, both at the church.
Kratz Funeral Home – Portage is assisting the family with arrangements. (www.kratzfuneralhome.com)