Teresa Turner Roosevelt, 57, passed away peacefully on Friday October 2, 2020 at her home in Pocopson, PA. She was born on September 25, 1963 to Jack and Alice Turner of Georgetown, South Carolina. Teresa grew up on Georgetown, SC and attended Webber International College in Babson Park, FL majoring in International Travel. She was also a graduate of the Lufthansa Airlines International Travel Agents Program in Germany.
Teresa held several positions in the travel agency business prior to working as a medical assistant for Dr. Drew McCausland before her retirement last year.
Her favorite hobbies included nature interpretation and observation, travel, music, dancing, and jewelry making. She is remembered for her infectious smile, zest for life and penchant for southern manners. A member of the Huguenot Society, Teresa was a frequent recent traveler to France and participated in the celebration of the DDay 75th Anniversary in Sainte Mere Eglise, Normandy. She traveled extensively visiting Germany, Italy, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia, Grand Cayman, Mexico, Netherlands, Switzerland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Antiqua, Hungary and Austria.
Teresa is survived by her husband, Harry Roosevelt, her sons Ian Turner Banghart, Eli Thomas Banghart, stepsons Henry L. Roosevelt, IV and Benjamin C. Roosevelt, sisters Chandler Thomas, Jackie Turner and brother Carlton Turner of Florida.
Memorial services are being arranged. Contributions in celebration of Teresa’s life can be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 600 North Jackson Street, Media, PA 19063.