Terry Faherty Obituary, Death Cause – The death has occurred of Terry Ann Bergstom Faherty, who graduated in 1967. She was well-liked and active on campus, so this is very unfortunate news for all of the graduates from the mid-1960s. Her obituary is a memorial to a good life, which is something that we can all look back on and cherish.
Her surviving sister is Kim M. Strieter, Tam 1981. Her brother, Michael S. Bergstrom, Tam 1969, died in 2021.
It was in May of 1962 at the Outdoor Art Club where she gave another performance with this group. “The Misses Taffy Pyle, Lynn Ellen Terwilliger, Dixie Piver, Terry Bergstrom, Lynn Jensen, Jeanne Elliott, Beth Dowling, and Judith Elliott of Mill Valley and Huffy Ford, Larkspur will be featured in The Barcarol (Tales of Hoffman by Offenbach) and the Polka (Bartered Bride by Smetana).” Terry gained Honors for five first place wins in the Girls 13-14 division at the Strawberry Swim Club event in October 1963, along with Bruce, Emily, and Bill Thomson. The meet was held in California. Other winners include Chris Lutz, Andrew Thomson, Barbara and Jackie Nielsen, and Steve Petrakis. Other winners include Steve Petrakis.
On Wednesday, May 31, 2023, at St. Helena, there will be a funeral liturgy held in memory of the deceased. Following is a link to Legacy, which has further information as well as a more recent picture of the subject. Before she attended Tam, she was a ballet student and a swimmer, and her activities were documented in the Mill Valley Record. She appeared in “Les Petites Ballerines” at Park school in May 1960, while she was in the fifth grade. She shared the stage with classmates Chris Bayliss and Christine Klyce, as well as Nancy Sullivan, Cheryl Lemons, Carol McCormick, Cheryl Rice, Adela Aldeguer, and a large number of other students.