Robert “Terry” Malmstrom, 83 of Buhl, MN passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, in Essentia-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth. He was born to Dr. John Arnold and Frances (Callahan) Malmstrom on December 10, 1937, in Duluth, MN. Terry graduated from Virginia High School in 1955, and went on to Bemidji State University. He married Diane Marie Jurenes on August 23, 1965, in Hibbing, MN. Terry became principal within the St. Louis County School System. He enjoyed the outdoors and loved to spend time at the cabin on Pelican Lake in Orr. Terry loved watching his grandchildren play sports and spending time with his family. He was an active member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and the Elks Club in Virginia. Terry was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, John; and his wife, Diane. He is survived by his son, Jason (Heather) Malmstrom; his grandchildren, Taelor and Brennan Malmstrom all of Hermantown; his nephews, John Malmstrom, Richard Malmstrom, and David (Sheila) Malmstrom; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be held Monday, November 29, 2021, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church Virginia, MN at 11 AM with Visitation at 10 AM. To leave an online condolence for the family, visit the guest book at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net.