Theresa Marie “Terri” Christopherson, 53, passed away on Friday, Dec. 4, 2009 at Windsor Care Center in Redding, Calif.
She was born on July 19, 1956 in Eureka, Calif. to John and Elouise Flynn.
Theresa grew up in Bayside, Calif., attended Arcata Union High School and College of the Redwoods. She was so generous and caring to all she knew and had a wonderful zest for life. Although she touched everyone she knew with love and her great sense of humor, family was always the most important part of her life. She was an exceptional woman and will be missed by everyone that knew her.
She was preceded in death by her father John Flynn.
Theresa is survived by her loving husband Kenneth of 30 years; mother Elouise Flynn; son Casey of Anderson, Calif. ; daughter and son-in-law Tara May and Patrick of Kuna, Idaho; daughters Carrie of Anderson, Calif., Kiley of Boise, Idaho; grandchildren Alayna and Aiden of Kuna; brothers John Flynn of Foley, Ala., Tim Flynn of Las Vegas, Nev. ; sisters Kathleen Barron of Portland and Colleen Sheldon of Pahrump, Nev.; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Theresa requested no services be held and family will spread remains at sea at a later date.
Anyone wishing to make contributions may do so to Mercy Hospice in Redding.