Sunday, March 27, 2011

Terry Sumsion Passes

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of local singer/songwriter Terry Sumsion. He was 64.

The following was placed on his Facebook page:

"Sadly on March 26th 2011, the world lost an amazing Husband, Father, Friend and Musician. Thank you to all of the angel's who have sent all there thought's and prayer's during this sad time." The Sumsion Family.

Terry's music was known throughout Canada, the US, England, Ireland, Scotland, and more.

Reaction from the local music scene has been swift on Facebook. Here are a few quotes:

Duane Rutter: "I just learned we lost our brother and friend Terry Sumsion. RIP Terry! Your passing has left an unfillable void."

JP Riemens: "Just thinking about my buddy Terry Sumsion who passed away last night. He will be missed."

Alfie Smith: "You voice, songs and friendship will be missed by many."

Gary White: ""You will be missed. I dont think I ever had more fun on a stage"

We wish to extend our condolences to his family and friends. He will be greatly missed.

Links: Terry SumsionMore Terry Sumsion Stories

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