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Tereston F. Bertrand, Jr., Student at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on 07/08/2010. Tereston attended School of Arts & Sciences.

Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, July 14, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and at Resurrection Church, 3315 Greencastle Road, Burtonsville, MD, Thursday, July 15, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. where Funeral Mass will held at 12 p.m. Interment private.

Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences student Tereston Bertrand, known as TJ since high school, made a positive impact on everyone he met. Friends at Rutgers remember him as a kind, caring, good-natured person, with great charisma and determination to succeed. Tereston passed away suddenly while jogging near his home and birthplace, Silver Spring, Maryland, on July 8th; he was 21. Tereston was scheduled to graduate from the School of Arts and Sciences in May 2011 with plans of continuing into dental school.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dematha Catholic High School Choral Dept., 4313 Madison Street, Hyattsville, MD 20781.

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