Terrie Ann Gage, 77, formerly of East Pleasant Street, Corry, Pa., died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at the Groves Family Personal Care Home, Corry, Pa.
She was born March 8, 1943, in Corry, Pa., a daughter of the late Robert J. and Victoria Wojciechowski Waite.
Terrie was raised and educated in Corry and graduated from Corry Area High School in 1961. She then married and stayed home to raise and care for her family. Terrie later worked as a waitress at Perkins Restaurant. She worked there for many years until her retirement due to her health.
She was a member of St. Elizabeth Roman Catholic Church and St. Elizabeth Ladies’ Guild. Terrie was very active with the church through Vacation Bible School, prayer groups and other church activities. She was an avid reader, enjoyed decorating for the holidays, long drives in the country and reminiscing about the past. Terrie also loved her cats.
In addition to her parents, Terrie was preceded in death in April 1990 by her husband, George M. Gage, whom she married May 1, 1961, in Corry, Pa.; a son, Erik Gage; and twin sisters, Connie McCray and Bonnie Bowley.
Terrie is survived by a daughter, Marlo Gage of Chino, Calif.; a sister, Gail Kirsch and her husband Shawn of Russell, Pa.; three brothers, Jerry P. Waite and his wife Young Hui of Warren, Pa., James R. Waite and his wife Deanna of Corry, Pa., and David J. Waite of Corry, Pa.; and a brother-in-law, Henry McCray of Corry, Pa.
She is also survived by a grandson, Kiall Gage and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be announced at a later date this spring.
Burial will be in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Corry, Pa.
Memorials may be made to Avery’s Pawsitive Change, Avery Sontheimer, 351 E. Pleasant St., Corry, PA 16407.
Arrangements are under the care of Bracken Funeral Home Inc., 315 N. Center St., Corry, Pa.
To sign the guest book or send condolences, please visit www.brackenfh.com.