Terry Lee Tanner

By August 5, 2011

Tanner, Terry

April 28, 1940 — July 31, 2011

Terry Lee Tanner, 71, of Truckee, died tragically at about 9:45 p.m. July 31, 2011, in Davis, Ca.

Terry was born April 28, 1940, in Porterville, Ca. He graduated from Porterville High School in 1958, and obtained his B.S. in Engineering from UC Berkeley in 1963. He obtained his MBA at Cal State Fullerton in 1969. He then obtained his DDS from the University of Pacific in 1975.

Terry lived life to the fullest. His passion for traveling took him all over the world. He completed his “bucket list” and then some. He loved his children dearly.

He is survived by his son Nathan (18, attending Sacramento State University), his daughter Nicole (20, attending UC Davis), his brother Todd, his mother Gladys, his father Murray, and his “extended family.”

A celebration of his life will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Sierra Bible Church, 11460 Brockway Rd, Truckee, CA 96161. Donations may be made in his name to this church.

Terry lived life with zest and passion. He excelled at everything he attempted. He will be greatly missed. May he rest in peace.

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