Terry Foxhoven, Wynot, Neb.Terry Joseph Foxhoven, 59, Wynot, Neb., died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at his home. He was born on March 28, 1953.
Terry Joseph Foxhoven, 59, Wynot, Neb., died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at his home. He was born on March 28, 1953.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Bow Valley, Neb. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Wynot.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the church with a 7 p.m. vigil service.
Wintz Funeral Home, Hartington, Neb., is in charge of arrangements.
Terry was born to Charles and Betty (Hesse) Foxhoven.
He grew up in the Wynot area, graduated from Wynot High School in 1971 and then received his ag degree from the University of Nebraska at Curtis, Neb.
On June 15, 1974, Terry married Joan Heine in St. Helena, Neb.
They farmed in the Wynot area but Terry’s passion was baseball. He started playing amateur baseball in 1969 as a sophomore in high school and continued playing until 1992.
After his playing days, Terry continued to be involved in baseball as a coach. He coached for Wynot, which played in both Cedar County and South Central South Dakota Leagues, compiling more than 600 wins.
Terry is survived by his wife, Joan Foxhoven; eight children: Cory (Tina) Foxhoven, Lindy (Karl) Bender, Travis (Eva) Foxhoven, Greg Foxhoven, Tara (Brian) Hilfiker, Derek (Erica) Foxhoven, Abby Foxhoven and Scott Foxhoven; 11 grandchildren, his mother, nine brothers and sisters and a brother-inlaw.
Pallbearers are Jay Heimes, Lee Heimes, Scott Heimes, Scott Heine, Doug Kristensen, Todd Pinkelman, Duke Sudbeck and Steve Wiesler. Honorary pallbearers are past and present members of the Wynot baseball team.
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