MITCHELL Teresa Denise Finn of Mitchell, IN, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, May 28, 2009, at her residence.
Born on November 15, 1952, in McMinnville, TN, she was the daughter of Bronze Star recipient Master Sergeant Gibson Avery and Elsie (Wood) Wright. She married Edward Walter Finn, Jr. March 14, 1970.
Edward Walter Finn, Jr., Mitchell, IN
son and daughter in law,
Edward Walter and Melissa Finn III, Mitchell, IN
William Trey Cole, Edward Walter Finn IV, and
Gabriel Alexander Finn, Mitchell, IN
Sharon Young of Cincinnati, OH
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Phillip Gibson Wright; and daughter, Angel Marie Finn.
She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of the Jacob Finger United Methodist Church, where she was actively involved in the United Methodist Women, and had served as Jr. Youth coordinator and church secretary. Teresa was also active in working with St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital and was a former president of the Burris Elementary Parent Teacher Organization.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church with Rev. Eric Kersey officiating. To continue the celebration of her life, a reception will follow the service.
The family has requested that, in lieu of flowers or gifts, donations be made to the Angel Marie Finn Scholarship Fund, LCCF, P.O. Box 1235, Bedford, IN 47421.