In Memory

(June) Terry R. Alling

Terry Alling 1939 - 2016


Age 77, loving husband of Diane Alling, father of Tyanne Agle, Thomas Alling and Christine Butler, died June 27, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 14, 1939 in Morrice, MI, to Ray E. and Grace (Beebe) Alling.

Terry was a quiet man that everyone loved, with a contagious smile. He was a retired wood model maker from General Motors.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Diane; daughters, Tyanne (Jeffrey) Agle and Christine (Patrick) Butler; son, Thomas (VeLoie) Alling; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 431 East Saginaw, East Lansing. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Okemos.

The family will receive friends Thursday, June 30, 5-8 pm at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 1730 East Grand River Avenue, East Lansing.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Team LaFontaine U Can-Cer Vive Foundation, 4000 W. Highland Rd, Highland, MI 48357; for information online:  or Sparrow Home Hospice, P. O. Box 30480, Lansing, MI 48909-7980.

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Published in Lansing State Journal on June 29, 2016