Terri Lynn Sellers, 51, a resident of Pagosa Springs, Colorado since 1995, returned to Heaven on the 21st of June, 2008, following a courageous battle with cancer. Terri was first diagnosed with colon cancer in 1998, with a reoccurrence in 2004. |
Terri was born February 13th, 1957 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Tom and Claudia Coyne. Terri graduated from Eldorado High School in 1975. She then attended and graduated from Ricks College in Rexburg, Idaho in 1977.
Terri married her loving and caring husband, Jim, in 1978 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and later their marriage was solemnized in the Salt Lake City, Utah Temple. They raised five wonderful children; Crystal Hansen and husband Travis, Nicolle Looper and husband Bryan, Steven, Alisha, and Kelsy Sellers. Terri worked hard to keep a heavenly home and was very supportive in all of her families’ endeavors.
Terri loved to smile and help out everyone she could. She was committed to her community and friends. Terri worked as the office manager at the Mary Fisher Clinic and Riverside Health Practices. She also held numerous church callings. She loved to work and be around the children and young adults.
Terri is preceded in death by her grandparents, Thomas Francis and Christine Coyne, and her grandfather, Paul Francom. She is survived by her grandmother Diane Francom, her parents Tom and Claudia Coyne, siblings Mark Coyne and Kim Whitehead, her husband Jim, and five children. She is also survived by her three grandchildren JD, Daulton, and Emmalynn Hansen, who she loved very much. Terri is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Services will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Pagosa Springs, Colorado on Thursday June 26th. Prior to the service there will be a public viewing from 9:30-10:30 am and services will start at 11:00.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Benefit of Terri Sellers account at Citizens Bank in Pagosa Springs, Colorado.