Teresa C. Templeton

Teresa “Terry” Templeton, age 68, of Clarkston passed away on August 6, 2022. In accordance with her wishes, cremation has taken place. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family on Terry’s Tribute Wall at detroitcremationsociety.com.

Terry was born on February 13, 1954, in Detroit, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jack and Jeanne Clements. Terry owned and operated Waterford Courts Bar, Grill, and Racquetball Facility, where she had fun and brought joy to others for over 25 years. She loved to swim, kayak, bike, camp, and travel. Terry had an amazing sense of humor and a beautiful smile that brightened the lives of anyone who knew her. She maintained an inspirational and positive attitude through years of health challenges. Terry leaves a legacy of sharing so much love and laughter. Her warm heart and smile will live on through her family and those that knew and loved her.

Terry is survived by her longtime partner; Tom Ma, son; Brent (Lindsay) Templeton, step-daughters; Katie (Alex) Shaffer and Leanne Ma (Jacob Smith), brothers; Ric (Judy) Clements, Mark (Cari) Clements, sister; Carol (Pat) Facca. Terry was a loving Nana to Gertie, Leo, and Wil. Her partner, children, and grandchildren were her greatest sources of happiness and joy. Terry will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, and friends who loved her dearly.

Terry’s family is planning a Celebration of her Life to be held at a later date.

Terry’s obituary was written by her loving family.


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