Theresa Elaine Marquis of Gladstone, Mo passed away Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at her home. She was born December 27, 1954 in Kansas City Mo to Joseph and Linda (Gladden) Pearson. Theresa was a graduate of Raytown South High School. On September 12, 1993 she was united in marriage to Preston Marquis and he survives at the home. She was retired for the U. S. Department of Agriculture. Theresa was a Baptist by faith, and she enjoyed shopping, cooking and baking, manicures and pedicures, and especially spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her father.
In addition to her husband Preston, she is survived by her children; sons, Kevin Bowlen and wife Denise of Raymore, MO, and Adam Shaffer and wife Addison of Grain Valley, MO; daughter, Stephanie Schoephoerster and husband Kent of Gladstone, MO; mother, Linda Pearson; sisters, Carol Jester, Vicki Schaedel, and Donna Pearson; grandchildren, Conner and Grace Bowlen; Gage Shaffer; and, Kyler, Ethan and Chase Schoephoerster.
Memorial services for Theresa will be 6:00 pm Monday, March 2, 2015 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. main St., Blue Springs, MO, 816-229-3276. Visitation will be at 5:00 pm Monday, one hour prior to the service. Contributions in memory of Theresa may be made to a College fund for Grandchildren. An account has been set up at www.gofundme.com/nema4s” to make contributions for the grandchildren educational fund. Memories of Theresa and condolences for the family may be shared at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.