Celebrating The Life Of Loved Ones

Claude Terry Teff

Claude Terry Teff, 75, of New London passed away January 12, 2021 in his home.  A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Born August 7, 1945 in Mower County, MN, he was the son of the late Raphael John Teff and Ardis Lane Teff.  He was a veteran of the US Army and a member of Badin Presbyterian Church.  He retired from Perdue Farms as a Wastewater Manager after 27 years of service.  Mr. Teff’s passion was the Civil War.  He was a student, reenactor and collector and spent many years teaching others about the War. 

Mr. Teff is survived by his wife of 39 years Iris Bowers Teff of the home, son Michael Teff of Monroe and daughter Christy Teff Helms of Jefferson, SC, step-daughters Lynn Gardelle of Burnsville, Iris Horne of Marshville, step-son Daren Billingsley of Burnsville, a brother Thomas Teff of Monroe, two sisters Charlotte Matson of Albert Lea, Minnesota and Barbara Johnson of Lewiston, Michigan, 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. 

1 Comment

  • Carl Howerton Posted January 14, 2021 2:50 pm

    Prayers and thoughts for the family. Terry was a good man and his passion for the history of his country and the things he did to teach others will never be forgotten. He will be missed but we will always remember the good moments!!

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