Terri was born Nov. 9, 1951, at Le Mars, the daughter of Tony and Mary (Cochran) Hames. She attended Gehlen Catholic Schools and graduated in 1970.
On March 3, 1973, Terri and Neil Sitzmann were united in marriage at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars.
Terri was employed at Le Mars Mutual Insurance Co. and also Plains Area Mental Health Center.
Terri and Neil moved to Tucson in 1997, where they have resided since.
Her interests included family, gardening, reading, and crossword puzzles. She was a great cook and talented baker.
She was a devoted wife and loving mother.
Her loving smile and tender heart will be greatly missed.
She was survived by her husband Neil, daughters Traci and Missy; two sisters, Jacki (Jim) George, and Kaye (Tom) Kurth, a brother, Tony (Rose) Hames; and her mother-in-law, Aggie Sitzmann.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Tony and Mary Hames and father-in-law, Ed Sitzmann.
A memorial service will be held Thursday at Adair Funeral Home in Tucson, Ariz. Following the service, a Celebration of Life Mass will be held at Salpointe Catholic.