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In Memory of

John T. Bart

March 4, 1946 - June 14, 2017

Obituary


John Terrance “Terry” Bart, 71 of East Peoria, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Peoria, IL.

Born March 4, 1946 in Peoria to Edward and Josephine (Brady) Bart; he married Pamela Cannon Stearns on July 1, 1989 in Peoria. She survives.

Also surviving are his children, Russell (Molly), Jacob (Cathy), Joshua (Jessica) and Rebecca (fiancé, Nate Marston) Stearns; grandchildren, Brittany, Ivy, Raven, Hunter, Jacob Jr, Willow, Benjamin, Kaleb, and Asher; his sister, Elaine (Bill) Smith; his best friends, Mark Sutherland, Ron Harding and Ron Urban; and his beloved cat, Peaches.

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John Terrance “Terry” Bart, 71 of East Peoria, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Peoria, IL.

Born March 4, 1946 in Peoria to Edward and Josephine (Brady) Bart; he married Pamela Cannon Stearns on July 1, 1989 in Peoria. She survives.

Also surviving are his children, Russell (Molly), Jacob (Cathy), Joshua (Jessica) and Rebecca (fiancé, Nate Marston) Stearns; grandchildren, Brittany, Ivy, Raven, Hunter, Jacob Jr, Willow, Benjamin, Kaleb, and Asher; his sister, Elaine (Bill) Smith; his best friends, Mark Sutherland, Ron Harding and Ron Urban; and his beloved cat, Peaches.

His parents preceded him in death.

Terry was a graduate of Spaulding Institute in Peoria.

He retired in 2004 from Keystone Steel & Wire in Bartonville as a crane operator after 40 years of service.

Terry was a lifelong golfer who enjoyed play at the Peoria courses and in Branson, MO. He was a fan of the baseball Cardinals and the NFL’s Dolphins and Packers.

Visitation will be 4:00 to 6:00 pm Monday, June 19, 2017 at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. Cremation will be accorded following the visitation. Services will be private.

In memory of his mother’s battle with Alzheimer’s, memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.