|Birth: ||Apr. 24, 1909|
|Death: ||Oct. 27, 2011|
ODELL — Teresa A. Collins Beck, 102, formerly of Odell, died Oct. 27, 2011, in New Holstein, Wis.
She was born April 24, 1909, in Odell, where she lived until moving to Lockport in 1980. Teresa taught in a one-room country school in Odell and also helped run the family farm.
She was a former member of St. Paul Church, Odell; member of Circle 3; a two-term president for Catholic Daughters of America; and member of St. Joseph Church, Lockport.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Lawrence F.; her parents, Charles F. and Theresa Collins; her stepmother, Nell Collins; and her grandmother, Catherine McGreevy, who raised her.
She is survived by her children, Joyce (Ralph) Weiedensee and Lawrence J. (Genny Lynn Denman, deceased); 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
Her funeral will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday from O'Neil Funeral Home, Lockport, to St. Joseph Church, Lockport, for a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Interment will take place at 12:30 p.m. at St. Paul Cemetery, Odell. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Joseph Church, Lockport, or St. Paul Church, Odell, would be appreciated.
Saint Paul Cemetery
Created by: Max Turpin
Record added: Nov 03, 2011
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