Teresa Wilson, 55Teresa Wilson passed away on Wednesday, June 20, at her home in Woodbury, at the age of 55 years.
Memorial services for Teresa Wilson of Woodbury, Minn., and formerly of Knoxville, Iowa, was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 25, at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home in Knoxville. She has been cremated and burial of the urn will be in Graceland Cemetery- Knoxville, Iowa, at a later date. Visitation began after 12 p.m. Sunday at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home where the family received friends from 4-6 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Gallery Covenant Church of St. Paul, Minn. Online condolences may be left at BertrandFuneralHomes.com.
Teresa Lynn Wilson was born Sept. 26, 1956, in Knoxville, Iowa, the daughter of Jim and Jackie (Graves) Bailey.
She was raised in Knoxville and graduated with the class of 1975. Teresa then attended the University of Oklahoma where she earned a bachelor's degree in finance and accounting. On Jan. 2, 1977, she was united in marriage to Randy Wilson. To this union two children, Brad and Leah, were born. The couple later divorced. Teresa has lived in Indianola, Ankeny, Lawrence, Kan., and Knoxville before moving to Woodbury in 2002. She was a finance manager for the 3M Corporation. She was proud of her work at 3M and had a successful career with the company.
As a young girl, Teresa rode and showed horses, and she kept her love of horses throughout her life. Teresa's greatest joy in life was being a mother; she was a devoted, tireless, patient, and giving parent. She loved and cared for all her family with her entire heart and soul.
She passed away on Wednesday, June 20, at her home in Woodbury, at the age of 55 years.
She is survived by her children, Brad Wilson of Burnsville, Minn., and Leah Wilson of St. Paul; parents, Jim and Jackie Bailey of Knoxville; brother, Daryl Bailey of Woodbury; fiancé, Harold Gutknecht Jr. of Pleasantville; and her ex-husband, Randy Wilson of Knoxville, and many other family members and friends.
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