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Teresa Paula Conover

Teresa Paula Conover

Teresa Paula Conover age 64, of Quincy formerly of Liberty, died on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 3:18 a.m. in Sunset Home. Teresa was born in Quincy on August 31, 1956 a daughter of Gerald R. and Sonja (Toomey) Conover.

Teresa was a Certified Nurse Assistant who worked at the Illinois Veteran's Home until her retirement. She had also been a waitress at the family restaurant, Conover's Café in Liberty.

Teresa was a graduate of Coatsburg Grade School, Liberty High School and John Wood Community College. She married Alan Bruns, and together they had two daughters.

She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Quincy. Teresa loved her waitressing work and being a C.N.A. In her spare time, she liked gardening and collecting salt and pepper shakers. She most cherished the time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandson.

Survivors include her daughters, Cynthia (Brad) Knoblock of Colorado Springs, CO; and Angela (Ryan) Klinner of Quincy, IL; Five grandchildren, Jacob Knoblock, Caitlyn Knoblock, Byron Knoblock, Alexis Klinner and Avery Klinner; One great-grandson Archer Knoblock-Childress. Sisters: Tami Darnell, Rhonda Gooding, Becky (Gene) Walton, and Mary Tennis. Numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.

Teresa was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial services are planned for Monday, October 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in Calvary Baptist Church. Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 2:00 until 5:00 p.m. at Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Please wear a mask and observe social distancing guidelines while attending the visitation and memorial service. Interment in Graymount Cemetery, Coatsburg, Illinois. Memorials are suggested to Blessing Foundation for HOSPICE; Sunset Home Activities Fund, or the Cancer Institute at Quincy Medical Group.

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From:
Lena Jones
Jacksonville, IL
Comments:
My heart goes out to the family and friends. She was a beautiful woman, inside and out.
From:
Deanna Schisler
Coatsburg, IL
Comments:
Love and Prayers go out to all of you,but so glad to know she is safe in the arms of Jesus now
From:
Howard Wear
Quincy, IL
Comments:
So sorry to hear of Teresa's passing. I remember 5 young girls with Teresa being the oldest living across the street from my family back in the 70's and some of the younger girls played with my kids. My condolences to the family.
From:
Rich and cindy lohmeyer
Quincy, IL
Comments:
So sorry about Teresa, was so nice to have her as a neighbor. I would of been at her service but was in Colorado. Deepest sympathy