December 15, 1967 - July 1, 2018
Teresa (Cookus) Wallace, age 50, of Lincoln passed away July 1, 2018, in San Francisco, Calif. Teresa was born in Auburn on December 15, 1967, to Donald and LaVerne (Carr) Cookus. As a teenager she moved to Azle, Texas, and attended Azle High School. In 1987, she moved back to Lincoln where she reconnected with a childhood friend, Mike Wallace, and later they got married in 1988.
Teresa is survived by her husband Mike Wallace, daughter Amber Wallace, her brother Scott and wife Bridget Cookus, and countless other loved ones. She is preceded in death by Donald and LaVerne (Carr) Cookus, infant sister Elizabeth Cookus, and brother Robert Cookus.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, August 17, at Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St, Lincoln. www.bmlfh.com