Pastor Terry E. Plaugher went to be home with the Lord the morning of March 22, 2013.
Terry was born July 11, 1951, in Peoria, Ill., the son of the late Paul and Nola Plaugher.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Hannah; and three children, Elizabeth, Tim, and Nathan. Also surviving are his two sisters, Hope Rydberg and Sandra Potthoff; and nieces and nephews.
Terry was a graduate of Baptist Bible College, Springfield, Mo., and received a masters degree from Pensacola Christian College. He had taught at North Love Christian School, Rockford, Ill., and had been administrator of Christian Schools in Brandon, Fla., and Indianapolis. He pastored First Baptist Church of Fernwood for 17 years and was currently pastor of Southwest Oswego Baptist Church.
Family and friends may attend visitation at Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany Street, Oswego, N.Y., today, from 4 to 7 p.m.
His home going services will be on today at 10:30 a.m. at Southwest Oswego Baptist Church, 7682 state Route 104, Oswego, N.Y. Pastor Dan Smith, of Buckley Road Baptist Church, will officiate.
A spring burial will be in Lewis Grove Cemetery, Lima.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Southwest Oswego Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be made at nelson-funeralhome.com.
Pastor Terry E. Plaugher