Terry David Schreiter

April 1, 1947November 19, 2018

Terry David Schreiter, 71, of Pekin, Illinois, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 1, 1947 in Peoria, Illinois to David and Faye (Wooldridge) Schreiter. He was married to Terri Neville on June 26, 1966 in Tremont, Illinois. He is survived by two daughters, Terina Peters and Shelie Dennis both of Pekin, Illinois; four grandchildren, Ashlyn VanKampen, Levi Hahn, Huntr Schreiter-Grampp and Lakoda Dennis; one great grandson, Rowan Hahn; three sisters, Cheryle (Ed) Fryman, Peggy (Ron) Klien and Nancy (Dick) Owens and his step-mother Darlene Schreiter. Terry is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and one son-in-law, Bobby Peters. Terry worked at Caterpillar Inc., Corn Products and helped many years in the family trucking business, Neville Trucking. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Bartonville American Legion Post 979. He was a stock car driver in earlier years and was an avid NASCAR fan. Terry was always helping others and had a big heart. He was also a master craftsman and designer. The family would like to thank Harbor Light Hospice for their compassionate care and also to Dr. Ford. They also want a special thank you to his two caregivers, Rita Skinner and Bridgett Hardman for their loving care. It was Terry’s wish that no services be held and cremation rites accorded. The Davison Fulton Woolsey Funeral Home in Pekin is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Peoria Area Honor Flight or to the American Cancer Society. You may create an online condolence at


  • David H. Schreiter, Father
  • Faye Wooldridge, Mother
  • Terina Peters, Daughter
  • Shelie Dennis, Daughter
  • Ashlyn Van Kampen, Grandchild
  • Levi Hahn, Grandchild
  • Hunter Schreiter-Grampp, Grandchild
  • Lakoda Dennis, Grandchild
  • Rowan Hahn, Great-grandchild
  • Cheryle (Ed) Fryman, Sister
  • Peggy (Ron) Klien, Sister
  • Nancy (Dick) Owens, Sister
  • Darlene Schreiter, Step-mother
  • Terry is also survived by many nieces and nephew.

    He is preceded in death by his parents and one son-in-law, Bobby Peters.

  • Peoria Area Honor Flight
  • American Cancer Society

Terry David Schreiter

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Terri Schreiter

November 23, 2018

Rest In Peace Terry, you will be missed by many. You fought a tough battle. You had a big heart and always tried to help anyone in need. Take care of all our loved ones in heaven when you get there and I will take care of our two girls (Terina and Shelie ) on this side . You just Rest In Peace. With love.....Terri (girl)

Terina Peters

November 21, 2018

I will miss your advice, stories, your sense of humor, smile, and all your love and support. I will do my best to remember all the instructions you gave and be the best person I can be. Thank you for allowing me to care for you this last year. We had a great time on the good days. I’m relieved that you are finally at peace. You are a fighter. I know where I get it from. I love you and miss you! Until we meet again. Fly high Pops!!!!