A Celebration of Life for Terry A. Rising, age 56, of Alliance, NE will be at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, June 7, 2017at the Bean Broker Coffee House, 202 W. 2nd St., in Chadron, NE. Please bring pictures and stories to share.
A memorial has been established for the CSC Rodeo Team in Chadron. Donations can be mailed to the CSC Foundation Office at 1000 Main St, Chadron, NE 69337.
Terry was born on October 1, 1960 in Chadron, NE to Doris (Hoevet) Rising and Jack Rising of Crawford, NE. He passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. After 18 years of life post-heart transplant, Terry passed away in Alliance, NE, where he was still working for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad.
Terry is survived by mother Doris, brother Mark, wife Andrea (Jaggers) Rising, stepdaughter Lark (Folkerts) Schmall, husband Brant and their children Barrett and Macy, stepson Shawn Folkerts and his girlfriend Mikayla Fletcher, and many family and friends.
A cowboy at heart, Terry loved roping and was a skilled horseman from the time he was a child. Terry and Andie got to rodeo together for a precious short while. His memories and stories were always about his lifelong friends and his wild and wonderful family.