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Theresa Alice Whitten

July 14, 1959 January 8, 2013
Theresa Alice Whitten
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STERLING - Theresa Alice Whitten, 53, of Sterling, IL, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2013, at Exceptional Care Training Center in Sterling.
Theresa was born on July 14, 1959, in Peoria, to Tom Whitten, Sr. and Alice (Lysak) Whitten.
She was preceded in death by her father Tom Whitten, Sr. and brother, Tom Whitten, Jr.
She is survived by her mother, Alice, and four brothers, Mike (Andy) Whitten of Flatonia, TX, Dale Whitten of Parker, CO, Jerry (Cheryl) Whitten of Geneva, IL, and Pat (Bridget Burke) Whitten of Peoria. Also surviving are her sister –in-law, Lisa Whitten of Peoria; her aunt, Mildred Foytik of St. Charles, IL; 15 nieces and nephews; and 10 great-nieces and nephews.
Theresa enjoyed spending time with her mother and family, being outdoors and feeling the sun on her face, and the company of the many excellent caregivers she had over the years.
A Memorial Mass will be held in the chapel at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Peoria Heights on Monday, January 14 at 10:00 a.m. Father Tom Taylor will officiate. Wright Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Exceptional Care Training Center, c/o ECTC Contribution Fund, 2214 E. 4th St., Sterling, IL 61081.
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