Teresa S. Rife, 59, of Hoopeston, IL., passed away at 9:30 P.M. Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at her home.  She was born May 12, 1959, the daughter of Lee and Donna (Crane) Ogborn.  She married Howard Rife on July 2, 1977 in Pine Village, IN.  He survives.


She is survived by one daughter Patience Rusk; one son, Wyatt Rife; one sister, Connie Dale; three brothers, Doug Ogborn, Rick (Mary Ann) Ogborn, and Jim Ogborn; two grandchildren, Ryder Rusk and Abel Rife, and several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by her parents, one niece, Chan’e Ogborn and one nephew Robbie Ogborn.


Teresa had her own cleaning service.  She enjoyed mushroom hunting and loved to watch superhero movies with her son.  Most of all she loved to spend time with her grandchildren.


Per her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded.  A graveside service will be held 11:00 A.M. Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Rossville Cemetery in Rossville, IL., with Paul Sargent officiating.


A special thank you to all the doctors and nurses at Carle Oncology department, ICU, and Carle Hospice.  A special thank you to her good friend Mark Norton.


Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 2509 S. Neil St. St. 1 Champaign, IL 61820.


Visit to view Teresa’s eternal tribute page and to send condolences to the family.

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