American Veteran 04

Terry D. Farnsworth

January 17, 1943 ~ January 14, 2024 (age 80) 80 Years Old
Obituary Image

Terry Farnsworth Obituary

Terry Dale Farnsworth, 80, died on January 14, 2024 at Brookdale Paddock Hills Assisted Living Facility in Ocala, FL. He was born on January 17, 1943 in Oregon, Illinois and was the son to the late Leslie and Gertrude (Lecinski) Farnsworth. Terry served in the United States Navy from 1961 until 1965. He was a Hospital Corpsman and was stationed at the US Naval Hospital in Chelsea, MA. He later became a Police Officer with the Chelsea Police Department where he met his late wife Ann Marie (Ford) Farnsworth. In the 1970’s he and his late wife made their home in St. Petersburg, FL where Terry briefly continued working in law enforcement, then became a Firefighter and eventually a Licensed Practical Nurse. He retired with Bay Pines VA Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL. Terry was a Mason for over forty years. He was Chaplain and  a member with the Masonic Lodge in Dunnellon , FL which merged with the Inglis, FL Masonic Lodge.  Terry enjoyed the outdoors, kayaking, biking, and he loved to take care of his property.

He is preceded in death by his wife Ann Marie Farnsworth; his half sister, Dorothy and his brother, Don Farnsworth.

Terry is survived by his children, Matthew (Heather Richards), Mark Farnsworth and his daughter, Sara Farnsworth (Sean). 

Committal services with full military honors will be held at a later date at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Terry D. Farnsworth, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Terry D. Farnsworth?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Terry's memory.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Terry D. Farnsworth

© 2024 Roberts Funeral Home and Crematory of Dunnellon. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility