July 15, 1951 – July 5, 2014
Teresa E. (Bullis) Owen, 62, of Des Moines died at home on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, at Iles Dunn’s Chapel, 2121 Grand Avenue in Des Moines. Burial will be at Jordan Cemetery in West Des Moines.
Teresa was born in Des Moines on July 15, 1951 to Elwood and Wilma “Peggy” (Bowen) Bullis and grew up in Johnston. She lived in Colorado Springs for a few years before returning to Des Moines, where Teresa owned Des Moines No. 1 Drapery. She enjoyed crocheting gifts and making quilts for family and friends. She liked squirrels and had an extensive collection of squirrel memorabilia.
Those left to cherish Teresa’s memory include two children, Stephanie (Wes) and Ron Smith and two sisters, JoAnne and Wanda Bullis all of Des Moines; brother, David (Judy) Bullis of Winterset; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ron Owen; daughter, Stacey Sheets; and brother, Jerry Bullis.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, at Iles Dunn’s Chapel. Memorial contributions may be directed to Central Iowa Hospice.
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