Theresa W. Hughes, 75 of Palmer passed away at 11:10 PM on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. She was born on December 21, 1939 at Palmer the daughter of Lloyd Leo and Bernadine Aldine (Durbin) Smith. She married James D. Hughes on September 29, 1956 at Illiopolis; he preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents and 3 brothers.

Theresa was a homemaker, and also worked as a caregiver.

Survivors include: 2 Daughters, Peggy (husband, Steve) Brown of Palmer, IL and Sheryl (husband, Jordan) Podeschi of Taylorville, IL; 2 Sons, Ed (wife, Marilyn) Hughes of Edinburg, IL and Scott (wife, Mary) Hughes of Morrisonville, IL; Several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; 1 brother; 7 sisters; Several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 PM on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, September 1 at Perfetti Funeral Home with Rev. Chad Foster officiating. Burial will be at Anderson Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials are suggested to the family of Theresa Hughes to be used for a charity of their choice.

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Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.

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