Abraham Teerlink, formerly of Riverside, Nevada passed away peacefully in his home in Humansville, Missouri, surrounded by his family on August 2, 2013.
Abe was born to Abraham Teerlink & Bessie Hilgers on September 23, 1932 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He married his sweetheart of 54 years, Ruby Rosella Pollard on October 5, 1959. Together they share 13 children: Dallas, EllaMay (Tom) Walther, Elizabeth (John) Darger, Shem (Cheryl Nilsson), Tamra (David B.) Darger, Sonya (Jimmie Joe) Huddleston, Rosella (Layne) Talbot, Vonicia, still born son, Teela (Joseph H. Zitting),
Aaron (Crystal Morehead), Caleb (Jessica Wilcox), Abraham (Toni Prussing), & Andrew James.They also share 52 grandchildren, and 20 (and counting) great grandchildren.
Abe is preceded in death by his parents, brother Hyrum, sisters: Sylvia, Evelyn, Ruth, and Bess, his stillborn son, 2 stillborn grandsons David & James (Rosella) and grandson: David J. Darger
Funeral services were August 4, 2013. He was buried in the Williams / Teerlink Cemetery in Humansville, Missouri.