Teri L (Blackburn) D'Hoore

March 13, 1957 ~ January 6, 2021 (age 63)


South Bend, IN-Teri L. D’Hoore, 63, of South Bend passed away surrounded by her loving family on January 6, 2021. Teri was born in Indianapolis, IN to the late Robert and Ruth (Durham) Blackburn. On July 13, 1996, she was married to Terence (Terry) D’Hoore.

Teri was a teacher at Elkhart Community Schools (Riverview Elementary) for 35 years. Teri loved teaching and helping her students achieve. Teri was an avid ballroom dancer and recently took up both group formation and tap dancing. Since retiring, Teri began volunteering at The Christ Child Society. Teri was also an active member of the BK Club in Mishawaka. 

Teri was proceeded in death by her father-in-law, Phil D’Hoore; uncle, Pat Donahue; and aunt, Mary Donahue.

Survivors are her husband of 24 years Terence; brother Gary (Sandi); mother-in-law Catherine; brother-in-law, Jerome (Christine); nieces, Stacie and Liz; nephew, John (Alyssa); aunts, Florence, Julie, Martha and Joan; uncles, Dennis (Molly), Mike (Sandi), Dale (Marilyn), Tim (Deb), Tracy; and numerous cousins.

A private ceremony will be held Sunday, January 10, 2021, with a celebration of life event later in the year. Hahn Funeral has been entrusted with handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to Riverview Elementary PTO fund at 2509 Wood Street, Elkhart, IN 46516 (c/o Holly Conley) or The BK Club Building fund at 721 S. West Street, Mishawaka, IN 46544.

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