Terry L. Joles, 68, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at his home. Terry was born November 10, 1946 in Rockford, IL to Jack and Shirley (Joy) Joles. He served his country in the US Marine Corps and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Terry lived in Illinois, Colorado and Kansas before coming to Blue Springs. On December 12, 1986 he was united in marriage to Janet (Greene) Joles. Terry was the president of Midcon Marketing, Inc., representing lines of various manufacturers. Terry was a member of St. John LaLande Catholic Church, as well as Knights of Columbus. Terry was an avid gun collector and enjoyed fishing, tending to his vegetable garden, the Royals and the Jayhawks. Most importantly, he loved and cared for his family. He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Joles.
In addition to his wife, Janet, he is survived by his children: sons, Jeff Joles (Novalee); Kevin Joles (Stephanie); Jess Joles (Tricia); daughters, Amanda Patterson (Mark); Sarah Slagle (Blake); mother, Shirley Nelson (Mike); sister, Christi Lancaster (David); grandchildren: Silas, Brady, Tyler, Grace, Samuel, Kinzley, Kason, Savannah, Denver, Aspen.
Visitation will be Sunday, September 20, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., with a Vigil and Rosary beginning at 2:30 p.m., at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, MO. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, September 21, 2015 at St. John LaLande Catholic Church, celebrated by Msgr. James E. Hake. Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Solomon, KS. Contributions in memory of Terry may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, St. John LaLande Catholic Church, or Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Memories of Terry and condolences for the family may be shared at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com .
Arrangements entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main Street, Blue Springs, MO.