Wanda Teel

By Press Release


Delta resident Wanda L. Teel died Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 95.

A memorial service will be held in the spring.

Wanda L. Mansfield was born in Missouri Nov. 1, 1921, to Richard and Beulah (Edge) Mansfield. She spent her childhood and attended school in eastern Colorado.

On Dec. 20, 1945, she married Loyd Teel in eastern Colorado. They moved from Brighton to Paonia in 1995 and shared 57 years together before Loyd died in 2002.

Mrs. Teel was a member of the North Fork Baptist Church in Paonia and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed cooking, traveling, reading and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by two sons, Richard Teel of Montrose and Dean Teel of Peoria, Ariz.; grandchildren, Stephanie Schmaydeke of Henderson, Derek Teel of College Park, Md., Jared Teel of Lawton, Okla., and Chelsea Elgin of Mesa, Ariz.; and great-grandchildren, Everett and Abby Schmaydeke and Elijah, Tyler and Amy Teel.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Loyd; and two daughters, Lora and Cheryl Teel.

Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.

Visit the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at www.taylorfuneralservice.com.