Teresa Diane Charboneau, age 75, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2017 at Hiland Cottage in Petoskey.
Teresa was born on August 24, 1941, to the late Edward and Floradine (Dietz) Clark. Teresa is survived by her 3 children; Randy (Rena) Charboneau of New York, Ryan (Margie) Charboneau of Gaylord, and Rance (Julie) Charboneau of Gaylord; grandchildren Ryan, Stephanie (Daniel), Joel (Rachel), Randy, Helen, Blake, Mia, Nate; great-grandchildren Nevaeh, Daniel, Kyte and Avery. She is also survived by her brothers Will and Chris Clark, along with many beloved nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Fred Charboneau, and her sister Roxanne Mehl.
Teresa was a devoted wife and loving mother. She played a large role in the family auto repair business for many years, and was an early and active member of the Gaylord Athletic Booster Club. She also enjoyed spending time with family, going out to dinner with her friends, golfing, reading, baking and going to the casino. She especially loved to cheer on her grandchildren during all of their sporting events. Teresa will be remembered by many for the way she opened her home and pool to the local youth who all called her mom.
A memorial service will be held at the Nelson Funeral Home in Gaylord on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 11 AM.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM, and on Monday, May 22, 2017 beginning at 9:00 AM until the time of service.
Memorial contributions in honor of Teresa may be made to Hospice of Little Traverse Bay.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.