Terry Exner

Reverend Terry Exner, 85, passed away at home on Saturday, October 28, 2023.

Terry was born to Otto and Betty (nee: Patzke) Exner on February 27, 1938 in Racine. He was united in marriage to Judy Bartz on June 12, 1976. Terry earned his bachelor’s degree in theology from Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa. He served in the United States Army Reserve. Terry worked as a purchasing specialist for Frank L. Wells for over 20 years, retiring in 1999.

Terry was a long-time member of Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, and a lifelong avid Chicago Cubs fan. In his free time, he enjoyed golfing, reading, and traveling to see his children and grandchildren.

Terry will be profoundly missed by his loving wife of 47 years, Judy Exner of Racine; daughter, Jayne (Robert) Lyke of Lorton, VA.; son, Justin (Dawn) Exner of Haymarket, VA.; stepdaughter, Rhonda (Kurt) Voigt of Woodbridge, VA.; stepson, Ryan Amann of Chicago, IL.; brother, Alan (Barbara) Exner of La Valle, WI.; grandchildren, Ethan, Avery, Owen, and Ella Exner; and Kyle (Krystel) Voigt; and many other dear relatives and friends.

He goes on to be reunited with his parents, Otto and Betty Exner, and son, Jason Exner, and stepson, Bradford Amann.

A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. at Sturino Funeral Home on Thursday, November 2, 2023. A prayer service will be held at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Matthew James officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund.