Date: Memorial Service: Saturday, April 6, 2013
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Community Bible Church of Pevely, 600 Riverview, Pevely, MO 63070
She donated her body to St Louis University School of Medicine
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St Judes Childrens Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942
Teresa Marie (Bender) DeCou, age 80, entered into rest April 2, 2013 at Kindred Hospital in St Louis. Born July 28, 1932, in St Louis, to the late Sylvester and Edna (Paluskas) Bender.
She is survived by her loving family which includes daughters: Toni (David) Carron of South Carolina, Bert (Charlie) Kelly of Festus and Yvonne (Kevin) Frigerio of Festus; brother, Sylvester (Linda) Bender, Jr of Farmington; sister, Sylvia (Ray) Lynn of Colorado Springs, CO; grandchildren: John, Michelle, Anthony, Keisha, Justin and Jared; great grandchildren: Alex, Mady, Sage, Kai, Parker, Xavier and Dominiq. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. DeCou.
She was retired from Riverview Manor as a nurses aid; she was an avid reader and enjoyed cooking and spending time with her grandchildren.
Brother Dennis Rudanovich will officiate service.