Theresa Rose Schimpf, 89, of Washington, passed away at 4:40pm Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Cherry Point Bay Rehab in Havelock, NC while wintering with her daughter.
Theresa was born September 24, 1929 in Murphysboro, IL to Sidney and Marie Rendleman Crowell. She married Bobbie Lee Schimpf on October 21, 1950 in Arkansas; he preceded her in death on January 15, 2008.
Surviving is her daughter, Susan Finley of New Bern, NC; daughter-in-law, Tami Schimpf of Washington, IL; 7 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Katherine Ebershol.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; son, Stephen Schimpf; a brother, a sister; and her son-in-law.
A funeral service for Theresa will be held at 1:00pm Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Faith Lutheran Church in Washington. Pastor John Rothfusz will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at Hillcrest Memory Gardens in rural Morton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Lutheran Church.