Terrence "Terry” Ollis, 80, passed away at 3:38 p.m. Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.
Terry was born on July 7, 1937, in Lincoln, to Clifford and Marguerite (Schrishuhn) Ollis. He married Judith "Judy” Jones on August 26, 1959. He later married Deanna Sue Kodatt on June 23, 1982. She survives in Mt. Pulaski.
Also surviving are two daughters Areta (Steve Karvunis) Carlin of Rochester, IL and Yvonne Litterly of Mt Pulaski, IL, one son Michael (Dianna) Ollis of Omaha, Nebraska, one step-daughter Kelly (Scott) Faith of Mt. Pulaski. He also has 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, one sister, infant son Byron Clifford, and one stepson Chip Kodatt.
Terry was an Insurance Agent with State Farm Insurance for many years. Terry was a United States Veteran serving in the US Navy. In his younger days, he coached kids in baseball, basketball and swimming teams.
A memorial gathering will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Friday, December 1, 2017, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mt. Pulaski. Memorials may be made to Mt. Pulaski EMS or the Lincoln American Post #263.