BRACEY, Va. — Mr. Terry L. Leyen, age 74, of Bracey, Virginia, and formerly of Henderson, North Carolina, died Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Sweitzer Leyen of the home; his children, Tina Michelle McDowell (Michael) of Denton, North Carolina, and Robin Barnette Crabel of South Hill, Virginia; grandchildren, Brandon Michael McDowell (Sarah), Bradley Matthew McDowell, Adam William Crabel and Chase Sidney
Crabel; and great grandchild, Hudson Grant McDowell.
Also surviving are his siblings, Randy Leyen of Missouri, Thomas Leyen of South Cariolina, and Charleen Warmbier of North Carolina.
Mr. Leyen was preceded in death by his daughter, Tracie Renee Leyen.
Terry spent his career serving others, whether it was in the U.S. Air Force or the many years he worked with the city of Henderson, North Carolina. He loved spending time with family and friends and always enjoyed a round of golf.
A graveside funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at Lakeview Cemetery in Victoria, Virginia. Immediately following the service, the family invites you to join them at the VFW, Marshall Avenue., Victoria, Virginia, for a quaint Celebration of Life.
Memorial considerations in his memory may be directed to Southeastern Virginia Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 102, Norfolk, VA 23502.
Online condolences may be shared at www.farrarfuneral
home.net. Farrar Funeral Home of South Hill is serving the Leyen family.