Terry Wayne Schieck, 60, of Adrian, MN, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2011, at Sanford Hospital USD Medical Center, Sioux Falls, SD.
Terry was born on May 28th, 1951, to Christoph and Emma (Yaedon) Schieck in Austin, MN. Terry grew up on the family farm outside Waltham, MN. He learned his love of big trucks while helping his Dad, who owned several trucks and owned/operated the local school bus company. He attended school in Austin, MN, graduating in 1969.
After graduating from high school, Terry went to work for several over-the-road trucking companies, eventually become an owner-operator. He last drove for Smith Trucking, Worthington, MN before becoming disabled in 2003.
On August 23, 1991, he and Ann Klein were united in marriage at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, Maple Grove, MN. Following their marriage, they made their home in rural Adrian.
Terry loved puttering around on the acreage and spending time with his children and grandsons. He particularly enjoyed helping his friends, Brian Gengler and Vern Kramer with field work in the spring and fall of each year.
Terry is survived by his wife, Ann, Adrian; son Ryan (Angie) of Adrian, and daughters
Thea (Dan) Bursing of Tea, SD, Amber, and Shelby, Adrian; and 3 grandchildren, Danny & Kovan Bursing and Aiden Schieck. He is also survived by his siblings Connie (Ron) Helgeson, Strafford, MO, Linda (Tim) Pursell, Portland OR, Larry (Connie) Schieck, Round Lake, MN and Abraham Schieck of Kansas City, MO.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Christoph and Emma.
Born: May 28, 1951
Death: July 7, 2011