News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 27, 2013

Teresa Detrick


TERRE HAUTE — Teresa “Teri-little d” Detrick, age 60, of La Porte, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at her home. She was born in Terre Haute on Aug. 24, 1953, to Robert W. Detrick and Virginia (Feuquay) Detrick.

Surviving are her beloved brother, Robert (Jamia) Detrick of Johnson City, Tenn.; nieces, Brooke (Russ) Louche of Terre Haute, Robin (Mike) Yorg of Holland, Pa., and Bobbie Calloway of Nashville, Tenn.; nephew, Jay Detrick of Bristol, Tenn.; and many grand-nieces and grand-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brother, David J. Detrick.

Teri was a graduate of Garfield High School in Terre Haute. She also attended Indiana State University in Terre Haute. Teri retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 33 years of service. She was a member of the Bowling 600 Club, and the National Association of Letter Carriers 200, National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, and American Legion Auxiliary 83. She enjoyed playing softball, bowling, camping, playing pool and going to the beach.

A celebration of life memorial service will be held at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Roger Ash officiating. Cremation has taken place and a time of visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday from 5 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. Condolences may be shared with the family online at: