Terry Kobayashi

Obituary of Terry Kobayashi

<h1>Terry Kobayashi</h1> At Freeport Health Centre in Kitchener, on September 10, 2006, Terry Kobayashi (née Teruko Matsui) passed away peacefully after a courageous struggle. She leaves her daughters, Avital (Leslie) Pinnick of Maale Adumim, Israel, and Tacey Laurie of London, England, her sister, Hiromi Matsui, and grandchildren, Binyamin, Sarah, Kieran, and Nathan. She was predeceased by her mother Masaye Kondo, her father Toshiro Matsui, and stepfather Lawrence Kondo. Terry was a retired teacher and former head of the art department at Eastwood Collegiate Institute. She was a fine artist and was very active in the local arts community. Terry was an accomplished musician and long-standing member of the K-W Philharmonic Choir. She co-authored two books on the history of folk art and furniture. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to all the friends who supported Terry recently and, in particular, to the staff of Freeport Health Centre, for the loving care they gave Terry. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Wednesday November 1, at 2 p.m. at the Erb &amp; Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King Street South, Waterloo.