Obituary: Terry Drewes
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Mar. 14, 2016
Terry Drewes, 55, of Harwich, MA and Winfield, IL passed away March 11th due to complications of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). He is survived by his wife, Sharon M. (nee Weltch) and his mother Elizabeth Drewes, both of Harwich; his sister Carol and niece Nova of Providence, RI; niece and nephew Patricia and Michael Kmiec of Lombard; nephew Joshwa Cruz of Urbana, and many other beloved relations and friends.
A member of the Cary-Grove Community High School Class of 1979, Terry held degrees in architecture from the University of Illinois and the University of Arizona. Following a 20 year career as an architect he enjoyed several years as a property manager for MC Property Management of Lemont, IL. After he was disabled by ALS, Terry and his wife moved to Harwich, MA. Mr. Drewes was a longtime board member for the Winfield Square Homeowners Association including service as President. His lifelong passions included cooking, football, Golden Retrievers and travel.
Final arrangements are private. Memorial donations can be made to Compassionate Care ALS, 774 W. Falmouth Hwy., West Falmouth, MA 02540.