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Terry John Hesgard

Prairie Grove, AR, 1945 - 2021

Terry John Hesgard, 75, of Prairie Grove, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family. He was born November 3, 1945, in Janesville, Wis., to Lawrence and Viola Mae Olson Hesgard.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Sue Ellen Hesgard; stepdad, Wally Bartz; and father and mother-in-law, James and Dorothy Nicks.
Terry retired from General Motors in 1999. He was a member of the UAW, Local 95. He was vice president of the Janesville Bowmans Club. Terry was an avid hunter and fisherman and a Green Bay Packers and Wisconsin Badgers fan.
He is survived by his son, Brad Hesgard of Fayetteville; daughter, Amy Abraham and husband, Johnny, of Prairie Grove; nine grandchildren, Jordan Harper and husband, Brad, Baylee Hesgard, Gabrielle Montgomery and husband, Wyatt, Brady Hesgard, Morgan Wunder, Bailee Abraham and fiance, Caleb Montgomery, Layton Hesgard, Dane Wunder, and Louden Hesgard; three great-grandchildren, Noah, Nova, and Oakleigh; siblings, Linda Brink, Rick Hesgard, Debbie Braun, Cheryl Manning and husband, Jim, Todd Hesgard and wife, Michelle, Sheila Hesgard, and Brian Hesgard and wife, Kim.
A special thanks to his caregiver, Carlos Smith and Washington Regional Hospice.
A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Beard's Chapel with Pastor David Holmes officiating. Condolences at

Published June 11, 2021

Beards Funeral Chapel
855 S. Happy Hollow Road, Fayetteville, AR
Phone: 479-521-8551