Lance Cpl Alec R Terwiske
  • 21 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 6, 1991
  • Date of passing: Sep 3, 2012
Let the memory of Lance Cpl Alec be with us forever

Alec Terwiske
Dubois, Ind.
Lance Cpl. Alec Terwiske, 21, died in Afghanistan on Monday, September 3, 2012.
Survivors include his parents, Alan and Sandy Terwiske; sisters, Ashlee Gramelspacher, and Codi Terwiske; brother, Brant Terwiske; and grandmother, Phyllis Eckert.

My son loved to play baseball, football, was on swim team, loved
playing xbox. My son was the best son, always helpful and happy.
Always smiling. He loved all kinds of music. He loved his brother,
sisters and nieces.

All Medals Received
Purple Heart
National Defense Service
Afghanistan Campaign
Navy Sea Service Deployment
Armed Forces Reserve Medal
Combat Action Ribbon
GWOT Srevice Medal

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by jana krcek on 22nd June 2013

"As a child of parents who escaped from a communist regime, I am thankful to our troops for the selfless defense of our freedoms and am
forever grateful to all of them.
May the citizens of our nation honor our troops and behave in a manner that respects their sacrifices.
God Bless you Alec and your dear family as well."

This tribute was added by Sandra Terwiske on 16th June 2013

"I miss you were and always will be my baby boy.  I am so very proud of what you did, not only the Marine you were, but the young man you grew to be.  Sending a million kisses and hugs to you, Son.  You always said, "Mom, you're the best" Well I'm telling you "Alec, you are the BEST" Love you"

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