Terry Lee Worthen
Terry Lee Worthen, 69, of Webster City, died on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at the University of Iowa Hospital, in Iowa City. Visitation will be at the Webster City Church of Christ on Saturday, October 9, from 2:30 – 3:45 PM followed by a memorial service at 4:00 PM. The family has chosen Boman Funeral Home (www.bomanfh.com) to care for their needs.
Terry was born on October 30, 1951, in Iowa Falls, Iowa to James and Margaret (Hornung) Worthen, Sr. He graduated from the Webster City High School in 1970. Terry was united in marriage to Cynthia Gordon, on November 6, 1971, in Webster City, Iowa. He was employed by the Webster City Street Department, retiring in 2005. In 2008 he started working for Dart Transport.
Terry attended the Webster City Church of Christ. He liked motorcycle riding, pull tabs, watching NASCAR, Hamilton County Speedway, helping Mike with Demo Derby, and his dog, Tucker. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and watching them in sporting events.
Terry’s family includes his wife of 50 years; two sons: Mike (Sheri) Worthen of Webster City, and Matt (Sharon) Worthen of Norwalk, Iowa; daughter Misty Worthen, of Webster City; grandchildren: Shantell (Austin) Sickler, Shyann (Desman) Moore, Shania Worthen, Sierra Sinclair, Jenna Worthen, Jacob Worthen, Dustin Worthen, JorDan DeGraw, and Hidie DeGraw; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers: Jim (Anna) Worthen of Webster City, IA, and Troy (Jennifer) Worthen, of Fort Dodge, IA; two sisters-in-law: Debbie Roberts, of Webster city and Martta Thompson, of Algona, IA; and friends Sharon & Arvin Burkhurt. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson Tyler in infancy, and two brothers: Bob Worthen and Donnie Worthen.