Teresa Davis, 61, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, from complications of AML (acute myeloid leukemia).
A life Celebration service will be held at noon Wednesday, Oct. 18, at Goettsch Funeral Home in Anamosa, where friends may call after 10 a.m.
Surviving are her husband, Kevin; two children, Joy (Matthew) Brown of Washington and Rowdy (Dana) Huffman of Burlington, Texas; two stepchildren, Jessica (Jacob) Casper of Marion and Zachary (Amber) Davis of Mount Vernon; eight grandchildren, Tattum, Elizabeth, Chance, Austin, Coen, Jordan, Brady and Hodge; her mother, Mary Broughton; and three siblings, Jim Broughton, Leah McDonald and Brian Broughton.
She was preceded in death by her father, Neil Broughton; and a brother, Mike.
Teresa Ann Broughton was born July 25, 1956, in Faribault, Minn., the daughter of Neil and Mary Miller Broughton. She graduated from Urbandale High School and continued her education taking computer classes at a college in Kansas. Teresa spent her working career of 30 years at Life Investors/AEGON/Transamerica. She was a senior manager/assistant director of IT. She traveled to all parts of the United States and to Amsterdam in the Netherlands with her job. She retired on July 31, 2016.
Teresa married Kevin Davis on May 18, 2007, in Coon Rapids, Iowa. The couple enjoyed riding horses and going walleye fishing in Canada twice a year. At the age of 55, Teresa got her motorcycle license, and bought a Harley Fat Boy. She and Kevin enjoyed many trips all over the country. They would often plan a trip to take in a restaurant featured on "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives." Most important was her family, especially making certain that everyone had a very special Christmas.