Terry L. Cannedy, 66, of Edwardsville, passed away at 2:15 a.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015, at his home while under the care of Hospice of Southern Illinois with his family by his side.
He was born on Feb. 17, 1949 in Alton, the son of Wyman and Clarice (Cope) Cannedy.
He married Vickey L. Hansen on Jan. 15, 1972, at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Bethalto. She preceded him in death on July 11, 2013.
Terry served his country in the U.S. Marines. He was an awarded body man from Cadillac until his retirement. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Jason Cannedy and his fiancée, Faiza Ouechani of Bunker Hill and Nicholas and Sarah Cannedy of Bethalto; three grandchildren, Dustin Robert Cannedy, Teresa Elizabeth “Libby” Cannedy, Connor Alan Cannedy and one on the way and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife; a daughter, Teresa Lynn Cannedy; and a brother, Richard Cannedy.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2015, at the funeral home with Pastor Jon Sanders officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto with military honors by Alton VFW Post 1308.
Memorials may be made to MADD or American Cancer Society.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.