Terri Teeters, thirty-year resident of Decatur,NE passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at the age of 74 at UnityPoint Health- St. Luke’s Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa.
A Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 A.M. Saturday, September 4, 2021 at the Evangelical Free Church in Onawa, Iowa with Pastor Stan Johnson officiating. Visitation will be 9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. at the church. A potluck lunch will follow immediately after the service at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service, Onawa, Iowa.
Born Teresita Duran in the Philippines, she came to the United States on July 7, 1970. With three daughters, Terri resided in New Jersey and California before marrying Darrel Teeters of Decatur, Nebraska and relocating to the heartland in the early 1990’s. Terri worked as a CMA—Certified Medications Specialist at Elmwood and Arbor Care nursing homes before retirement in 2012. She kept a happy spirit by mowing hearts in her back acre in the summer and participating in Decatur’s holiday lights contest in the winter. She enjoyed her grandchildren, gardening, and traveling with her dear sister, Victoria Duran and friend Bob Mitchell. Terri was a member of the Evangelical Free Church in Onawa where she loved to sing. She is pre-deceased by her husband Darrel and sister Zenaida. Terri is survived by five children: Anthony Abogado and Alona Dizon of the Philippines; Gina Christiano of Lake Arrowhead, California; Theresa Borgese and husband Christopher of Totowa, New Jersey; Maria DelValle and husband Daniel, of Wycoff New Jersey; fourteen grandchildren and five sisters.
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