Mass of Christian Burial is being held today, Monday, Oct. 24, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Teresa’s Catholic Church in Mapleton with Rev. Brian Sutton officiating. Visitation was held on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 from 4-7 p.m. at the church with a 7 p.m. rosary, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Mapleton.
Teresa was born on July 18, 1954, in Winnebago, to John and Jean (McCormick) Staloch. She graduated from Winnebago High School in 1973. On Oct. 19, 1974, Teresa was united in marriage to Terry Walters at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Winnebago. She was a stay-at-home mom for many years. She worked at Country Neighbor’s in Mapleton and more recently at Skiddles Day Care. Teresa enjoyed cooking, baking, canning, gardening and reading. She also enjoyed living in the country. Teresa loved spending time with her family, especially her dog Willow.
She is survived by her husband, Terry, of Mapleton; children, Tim (special friend, Michelle), Jesse, and Emily, all of Mapleton; grandchildren, Christopher and Christina; siblings, Mike Staloch, of North Mankato, Margie Hanenberger, of Winnebago, Kathy Kuhns, of Mankato, Pete Staloch, of Mapleton, Bob Staloch, of Winnebago, Mary Barker, of Winnebago, and Patty (Jason) Gullord, of Frost; sisters-in-law, Jeannie (Whitey) Hill, of Elysian, and Janet Smith (Dave Johnson), of North Mankato; brothers-in-law, Jerald Walters and Jerry Walters, both of Minnesota Lake; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; and mother and father-in-law.
Olson-Tichenor Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials are preferred to United Hands Hospice of Blue Earth.
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