Terry Lee Wickert, 66, of Winlock, Washington, passed away, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at his home surrounded by his family to whom he loved endlessly and last words to them were “Okay, I’ll See You Later”.
Terry was born October 25, 1955 in Winlock, WA to Emery and Hazel (Omeg) Wickert. He graduated from Mount St. Helens High School in 1973. Terry, more commonly known as “The Mud Man” worked in construction his whole career and poured sidewalks, patios and garage slabs on just about every road in Lewis County and beyond. He was famous for informing everyone that “Mud was the Boss”.
Terry’s fondest memories were coaching Little League baseball and spending time at the fields. His greatest pastime was working on old cars and his 68 Mustang. Spending time at car shows and going to car swap meets. He could always be found in his shop, tinkering. He never wanted to burn any daylight.
Terry is survived by his wife of 36 years, Debbie Wickert, Winlock, WA. Sons, Kristopher Wickert (Kayla Meade) and Tim Reisbeck. Two grandchildren, Phoebe Allen and Hayden Fredericks, his brothers Edward (Sue) Wickert and John (Susie) Wickert, along with several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Emery and Hazel Wickert, brothers, Gary Wickert and Tim Wickert and a sister Barbara Wickert.