John Terry Courtier | Obituary

John Terry Courtier passed away peacefully, early morning on October 2, 2022, he was 81. He passed away due to complications from pancreatic cancer, and on his final day, he was surrounded by his children and loved ones he adored.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Susan Courtier and a proud father to his two daughters,

Amy (George) and Shari; and a proud Papa of four grandchildren Eve (21), Jerrod (18), Sophia (10), and Raiden (9). He is also survived by his brother, Larry Courtier. John Terry Courtier, was born in September, 1941; born to and preceded in death by John Alan & Joyce Courtier. John was a wonderful example of a loving husband, a great father, and a kind friend who enjoyed a fun, and playful life. He will be truly missed!! We all take solace in knowing he is with God in Heaven and surrounded by family and friends. Celebration of Life Memorial service will be held on Saturday November 12, 2022, at 1:30pm: Beach Park Auditorium in Des Moines, WA Marina, 22030 Cliff Ave S Building D, Des Moines, WA 98198. Marlatt Funeral Home & Crematory in Kent, WA is handling all the arrangements. Online condolences can be offered at In lieu of gifts or flowers, the family suggests giving a donation to a children’s charity.