Teresa Lynn Losey, 51, of Farmington, died at 9:00 a.m. Monday, December 26, 2011 at the Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua.
She was born August 16, 1960 at Keosauqua, Iowa and was the daughter of Larry and Sharon (Johnson) Losey. She was a member of the Community of Christ Church.
Teresa graduated from Harmony High School in 1979. She was a day-care provider for many children in her community. The most recent was Sydney Marsh, whom she cared for the longest and who was very dear to her.
She enjoyed shopping, collecting bears and spending time with her family who was very important to her, especially her nephew and niece Chris and Kayla Saunders.
Survivors include her mother, Sharon Ellis of Farmington, Iowa two sisters Rhonda (Lonnie) Good of Fort Madison, Iowa, Sheila (Kevin) Saunders of Stockton, Iowa, a nephew Chris Saunders and a niece Kayla Saunders of Cedar Falls, Iowa, her grandmother Verna Johnson of Donnellson, Iowa, several aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Larry and her grandmother Ida Losey and uncles and an aunt.
Friends may call from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home, Farmington. The family will meet with friends Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home, Farmington, Iowa from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, December 29, 2011 with Evangelist John Robertson and Elder Dave Drummond officiating.
Burial will be in the Greenglade Cemetery, Farmington, Iowa.
A memorial has been established for the Diabetes Foundation.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhome.com.
Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home, Farmington, is in charge of the arrangements.