Remmert Funeral Home

521 East Washington Street, East Peoria, IL


Clara May Terrell

December 12, 1959May 17, 2020

Clara May Terrell, age 60, of East Peoria, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 1:15 a.m. at her residence.

She was born Dec. 12, 1959 in Peoria to Frank and Ruth (Ulmer) Terrell. They preceded her in death along with one daughter, Heather Kay Terrell, and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include five children: Star Gremminger of Morton, David E. Terrell of East Peoria, Haley Lakan of Ottawa, Luke Jon Terrell of East Peoria, Holly Terrell of East Peoria, five grandchildren, several brothers and sisters.

Clara was a homemaker, loved spending time with her family, and enjoyed cooking and gardening.

Cremation rites have been accorded and there will be a Celebration of Life at a later date. Remmert Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


  • A Celebration of Clara May's life will be held at a later date. , Cremation rites to be accorded


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Jeff Beck

May 21, 2020

Clara was my friend. I knew her since early childhood . Our friendship transcended time and distance. We had a one of a kind friendship that has and will never be duplicated. Life is different now.

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