Arthur “Terry” Munch

July 03, 1934 ‒ January 01, 2020

Marion, Ohio

Arthur “Terry” Munch passed away peacefully on January 1, 2020, at Marion General Hospital after a recent illness.

Arthur “Terry” Munch was born July 3, 1934, in Cleveland, Ohio.  He was preceded in death by his son, Thomas, in 1990 and survived by sons Andrew, Marion, Ohio; John, Dayton, Ohio; Terrence (Lisa) and granddaughters Alison and Emily, Bexley, Ohio; brothers Andrew (Ann) and family, Traverse City, Michigan and Joseph (Marsha) and family, Essexville, Michigan.

Terry graduated an honor student from St. Joseph’s High School, Bay City, Michigan and received a football scholarship and graduated from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa, majoring in art. He interned at The Bay City Times newspaper before being called up to the Army.  He served two years as an instructor at Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas.  He returned to St. Ambrose University as an art instructor.  Terry won first place in an Iowa-Illinois art exhibit for his watercolor “Ambrose Hall”, now owned by the Davenport Municipal Art Gallery.

He worked at advertising agencies in Davenport and Marion, Ohio, where he became an art director and vice president at Howard Swink Advertising.  Terry served as guest lecturer at Ohio Wesleyan University and finished his career as creative director for M/I Schottenstein Homes in Columbus, Ohio and retired in 1995.  He enjoyed a lifetime of family and friends and of reading and painting.

Visitation will be Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Snyder Funeral Homes, GUNDER/HALL Chapel, 347 West Center St., Marion from 4PM to 7PM.

The Snyder Funeral Homes, GUNDER/HALL Chapel is honored to be serving the Munch family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting



  • Drew and Family;I am sorry to see that your Dad has passed.You all have my sincerest condolences.He certainly was an accomplished man.May he rest in peace.

  • John- It is so difficult to lose a parent, and I am so sorry about the loss of your dad. My thoughts are with you and your family.

  • Drew and family.
    Your father was an accomplish man. You have lost a great talent in his passing. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. I will keep you in my prayers. Sending love and hugs your way.
    Your friend, Sis Osborn

  • Drew,
    I’m so sorry about your father passing. Here for you always my dear friend.