Teresa Klein Turgeon passed away at the age of 58, surrounded by loved ones, on May 22, 2021 in her home in Phoenix, AZ. She was born Feb. 11, 1963 in Phoenix, AZ to James Klein and Fran Vera. She was a 1981 graduate of Wayne Memorial High School and a 2005 College graduate of Henry Ford Community College when she became a nurse. She worked as a nurse until she found her love for teaching at Paradise Valley High.
She married Franklin Turgeon on Feb. 27, 2020.
Teresa loved going to baseball games, crafting and her collection of penguins. She loved to spend time with her family. She was a hardworking, dedicated mother.
She is survived by her husband, Franklin Turgeon; father, James Klein; mother, Fran Vera; her children, Deryk Klein (Jill), Sarah Braman (Colby), Ashley Braman (Roy), and Samantha Cicotte (Josh); her grandchildren, Andrew, Madilyn, Deryk, Max, Eoin, Parker, Bonnie and Silas; step-children, Savanna Garrett, Ella Turgeon, and Sean Turgeon; sisters, Paula Phillips and Julie Klein; brothers, Michael Klein (Ryan), and Scott Lanquist and others who lived in Teresa’s life that she touched.
Visitation for Teresa will be held Friday, May 28, 2021 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Manns Family Funeral Home.
Teresa will be In-State for final viewing on Saturday, May 29, 2021 from 9:30 until the time of Mass at 10:00 AM at St. Priscilla Catholic Church.