Peter Grey Terhune, 66, passed away on March 1, 2011. Together with his wife, Cathy Abram Terhune, he ran PGT Entertainment and produced musical revenues and theatrical entertainment for cruise ships for more than 25 years.
Terhune is survived by his wife, son Erick Terhune; daughter, Tori Terhune; and grandson, Zachary Bunch.
Terhune began his theatrical career in New York City as a consultant to television and film producers. With growing interest in live theatre, Terhune moved to stage management and personal management, as director of personal appearances for Gerard W. Purcell Associates. Terhune then turned his sights to concert promotion; as vice president of the Charleston, West Virginia based National Shows, he promoted and presented a wide variety of major concert artists and arena attractions.
Relocating to central Florida, Terhune served as President of MusicAd, a division of the dinner theatre chain, Musicana Enterprises, where he designed and developed unique entertainment programs for resorts including the Boca Raton Hotel & Club, Callaway Gardens and the Amelia Island Plantation.
After his marriage to Cathy Abram, the Terhunes formed Peter Grey Terhune Presents, Inc., now known as PGT Entertainment. Terhune was a member of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters.
Visitation will be held from 4-5 PM followed by a Memorial Service beginning at 5 PM on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at Wylie-Baxley Merritt Island Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Space Coast Cancer Foundation, 490 N. Washington Ave., Titusville, FL 32796.