Terry Dean Pladson, 72, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at his home in Grand Forks, ND.
Terry Dean Pladson, 72, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at his home in Grand Forks, ND. Memorial Service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31 with visitation from 9:30 - 11 a.m. at Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks. Terry was born Dec. 1, 1946, in Grand Forks, the son of Rudolph and Doris (Virden) Pladson. He grew up in Grand Forks where he attended Central High School. He married Karen Robertson on May 10, 1967. Together they raised two children, living in Seattle, Minneapolis, Devils Lake, ND and Grand Forks. Terry worked for Grand Forks Grain Inspection from 1978-2003. He then became Co-Owner and operator of Northern Plains Grain Inspection from 2003-2007. He enjoyed golfing, Nascar, watching football, traveling and spending time with family. He most enjoyed his time with his five grandchildren. They were the highlight of his life as he played with them, watched their sporting events, laughed, sang and snuggled. Terry is survived by; his wife of 52 years, Karen; daughters, Lori (John) Eken, Tara (Jason) Gregory; grandchildren, Brett, Garett and Abby Eken, Brinly and Talan Gregory; siblings, Susan (David) Bjornson, Randy (Linda) Pladson, Sheila (Buzz) Hester, Bonnie (Richard) Roth, Peggy (Mike) Butler and Mary Sheldon; sister-in-law, Brenda (Greg) Lanes; aunt, Lois Pladson; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by; his parents; and his father and mother in-law, Claude and Lorraine Robertson. A guestbook may be signed or viewed at www.amundsonfuneralhome.com.