WI Graduate Sam Terango, Founder of B&B Harley Davidson in Nutter Fort, Dies at age 84

By Connect Clarksburg Staff | December 29, 2017
Sam Bert Terango, Jr. 84, of Nutter Fort, WV, passed away on December 28, 2017, at the United Hospital Center following a brief illness.

He was born in Clarksburg, WV, on September 28, 1933, a son of the late Sam Bert and Rose Julian Terango.

His wife of 58 years, Dolores Ann Alvarez Terango, preceded him in death on August 27, 2017.

Mr. Terango is survived by his son, Sam "Bink" Terango, III and his companion Debbie Wheeler of Nutter Fort; granddaughter, Brooke Wheeler and great granddaughter Adriana Grega; one brother Ross Terango and wife Patricia of Fort Lauderdale, FL; and one sister, Anita Fazzini of Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Sam was Catholic by faith, and a graduate of Washington Irving High School. He served our country as a veteran in the US Navy during the Korean War.

Sam was the owner and operator of B & B Harley Davidson since 1977. He formerly worked as a glass worker at Rolland Glass Factory, and was a machinist at Hart’s International Products.

Sam was a member of the National HOG Chapter, Central WV Hog Chapter, and the National Rifle Association.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and hunting birds with his dog.  He especially enjoyed the outdoors, spending time on his farm and at Canaan Valley.

He was a hunting guide at Paint Rock Lodge in Sheridan Wyoming for 14 years, a member of the Ruff Grouse Association, and was a taxidermist for over 20 years.

Family and friends may call at the Amos Carvelli Funeral Home, 201 Edison Street, Nutter Fort on Wednesday, from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., where Catholic Funeral Rites will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Kent Durig presiding.

Entombment will follow in the Holy Cross Mausoleum.

Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family at www.amoscarvelli.com  A service of Amos Carvelli Funeral Home.

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