AMerican Veteran 11

Terence "Terry" Teplica

July 24, 1944 ~ September 6, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Terence "Terry" Teplica Obituary

Terence “Terry” Teplica, 79, of New Castle passed away the morning of September 6, 2023, at Heritage

Valley Hospital.

Terry was born in New Castle on July 24, 1944. He was the son of the late Stephen and Eleanor (Warso)

Teplica. He was married to the late Anna “Patti” Papa Teplica. Terry was of the Russian Orthodox faith

and a long-standing member and officer of St. Nicholas Church and attended St. Elias Orthodox church.

He was a graduate of New Castle High School, class of 1962.

Following graduation, Terry attended Rutgers State University before enlisting in the Armed Forces.

Terry served in the United States Navy from 1966 to 1970. While in the Navy, Terry graduated from the

Defense Language Institute in Monterey, CA and worked as an Interpreter/Translator. He was a

member of the Eagles Nest #455 and Elks Lodge #69. Terry coached girls’ softball and basketball, boys’

basketball, and North Hills Pop Warner Redskins Football. He enjoyed attending Sioux of ’62 class

reunions and Warso family reunions. His hobbies included woodworking, golfing, and spending time

with his grandchildren.

Terry is survived by his children Frank (Renee) Jannetti, Pulaski and Denise (Jeff) DiMartino, Nashville TN;

Sisters Paula T. Albert, Owings Mills, MD and Linda M. Teplica, Ocean View, DE; 6 grandchildren; Alex,

Cassi, Bekka, Vincent, Joseph, and Michael, and 3 great-grandchildren; Cade, Grayson, and Eliana. He is

also survived by a niece, Megan (Mitch) Albert, a nephew, Robert (Kathy) Albert, and three great-

nephews; Christopher, Matthew, and Ryan.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

Military Honors will be held at Noga Funeral Home, Inc. 1142 South Mill Street, New Castle on

September 10, at 5:45 pm. Visitation follows from 6-8 PM and a Trisagion service will be celebrated at 8

PM with the Very Reverend Father Kevin Long officiating.

A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, September 11th at 10 AM at St. Elias Orthodox Church

officiated by the Very Reverend Kevin Long. Everyone please meet at church. Burial will be at St. Nicholas Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made in Terry’s name to The St. Nicholas Cemetery Fund c/o St. Elias Orthodox

Church 915 Lynn Street New Castle, PA 16101. Online Condolences may be viewed or offered by

visiting  www.nogafuneralhome.com

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

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Terence "Terry" Teplica?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Terence "Terry"'s memory.
Email
Print
Copy

Services

Military Honors
Sunday
September 10, 2023

5:45 PM
Noga Funeral Home, Inc.
P.O Box 190, 1142 S Mill St.
New Castle, PA 16103

Visitation
Sunday
September 10, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Noga Funeral Home, Inc.
P.O Box 190, 1142 S Mill St.
New Castle, PA 16103

Trisagion
Sunday
September 10, 2023

8:00 PM
Noga Funeral Home, Inc.
P.O Box 190, 1142 S Mill St.
New Castle, PA 16103

Funeral Service
Monday
September 11, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Elias Orthodox Church
915 Lynn Street
New Castle, PA 16101

SHARE OBITUARY

© 2024 Noga Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility