Teresa Marie Craven

NASHUA - Teresa Marie Craven, 66, of Nashua died Sunday, Dec. 23 at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua. The family wishes to thank all the doctors and nurses at St. Joseph Hospital for the wonderful and compassionate care Teresa had received during her illness.

She was born Jan. 13, 1946 in Philadelphia, daughter of the late Robert and Helen (Mast) Reinhardt.

Teresa had previously been employed as a retail clerk with the state of New Hampshire Liquor Commission. She loved life and enjoyed planting flowers in her garden and enjoyed the beauty of them in general.

Survivors include her loving husband, Bill Craven, of Nashua, whom she married on Dec. 3, 1977; one son and daughter-in-law, Thomas Mettinger and his wife Crissy, of Coatesville, Pa.; one brother and sister-in-law, Robert Reinhardt and his wife Judy, of Glendora, N.J.; two sisters and two brother-in-laws, Joan Winters and her husband John, of Lawrenceville, Ga., and Helen Steinbach and her husband George, of Huron, Ohio; two granddaughters, Ashley and Alicia Mettinger, both of Coatesville, Pa.; five sister-in-laws, Lois Lipinski, MaryAnn McCole, Betty Livezey, Flossie Coffman, Joanne Decker and special friends Cindy and Dick Morin, of Nashua, as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins, and aunts and uncles.

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SERVICES: There are no visiting hours. A celebration of life will be celebrated in the Parish of the Resurrection, Nashua, at a later date and will be announced for all to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Teresa's loving memory to Oncology Services, c/o St. Joseph Hospital, 172 Kinsley St., Nashua, N.H. 03060. An online guestbook is available at www.davisfuneralhomenh.com.



Published in Union Leader on Dec. 26, 2012