Terry Confer, age 58, of 15390 Old Frisbeetown Road, Waterford, PA passed away at his home after fighting a courageous battle with cancer on March 5, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Terry, the son of the late Benny E. Confer and Luella Mae Stafford Confer Olynik, was born on August 7, 1959, in Erie, PA. He graduated from Cambridge Springs High School in 1977, and shortly thereafter began working at Silgan Container Corporation in Cambridge Springs in the maintenance department until 1995. He then was employed as a CNC operator at Highpoint Tool until November 2009. Currently, Terry was working as a machinist for GE Transportation Erie, where he had worked since 2011. He was an organized, ambitious, family man who enjoyed maintaining his property, bow hunting, and trapping. He was a loving son, brother, and husband who will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his wife, Aldie Ando Confer whom he married on July 30, 2014; his brother, Ben T. Confer of Cambridge Springs; his brother, Tom Allen Confer and his wife, Sharon of Waterford; his sister, Jennie B. Sherred and her husband, Steve of Mill Village; his brother Todd G. Confer and his wife, Marcy of Cambridge Springs; his sister, Suzanne Russell and her husband, Darren of Waterford; his step-mother, Mrs. Annette (Gibson) Confer of Waterford; his sister-in-law, Nesa Gibson and her husband, Terry of Waterford; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Funeral Home Cambridge Springs on Thursday, March 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. and are invited to funeral services there on Friday, March 9 at 10 a.m. with the Reverend Emily J. Zeig Lindsey of the First Presbyterian Church of Waterford officiating. Interment will be in Venango Cemetery. To send condolences please visit www.vanmatrefuneralhome.com.
Published on March 6, 2018