AMerican Veteran 11


Terry Larvick

August 10, 1949 ~ April 16, 2019 (age 69)

Terry Lee Larvick was born August 10, 1949, to Carl J. and Lillian E. (Heller) Larvick, in Black River Falls, Wisconsin.  He passed away on April 16, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.


Terry grew up in Black River Falls, Wisconsin, and was a graduate of Grafton High School. He lived in Wisconsin his whole life until moving to Iowa in 2012.  He worked for the U.S. Postal Service for over 30 years. Terry and his first wife, Sue, had two children: Keith and Jessica. Terry’s interests were lifting weights, riding motorcycles and taking care of his lawn.  Terry and Deb Seckar enjoyed spending time with his kids, grandkids and his dog Jeronimo.  He had a big heart and was always helping others.   


Terry is survived by his wife Deb Seckar of Pella; his son Keith Larvick of Phoenix, Arizona, and Keith’s son Thorsen; and his daughter Jess and Dan Adams of Pella, and their children: Samantha Hedrick, Macie Adams and Joseph Adams. He is also survived by his siblings: Jan and Bill Habeck, David Larvick, Mike Witte, and Renee and Eddie Kirk, and nieces and nephews.


Terry was preceded in death by his parents Carl and Lillian Larvick and his brother Myron Larvick.