STEPHENVILLE - Teresa (Terri) Phelps Delater, 63, a Homemaker, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2010, at her residence.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lacy Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ed Dittfurth officiating. Burial will be at Erath Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Lacy Funeral Home.

Teresa was born on May 4, 1947 to the late John Edward and Marcella Adella Sterneman in Evansville, Indiana. She married Weldon Boyd Phelps on Aug 8, 1974; he passed away May 3, 2005. Teresa married Bruce Victor Delater on April 18, 2010. She attended Cornerstone Assembly of God in Stephenville.

Survivors include her husband, Bruce V. Delater; daughter Dawn Noland and her husband Steve of Stephenville; two stepdaughters, Michelle Carlson and husband Dave of Stephenville; Sherilyn Ricketts and husband Sean of Fort Worth; brother, John (Butch) Sterneman and wife Pat of Florida; four grandchildren, Stephanie Noland, Kaleb Noland, Chase Noland and Colby Noland of Stephenville; two step grandchildren, Chrystal and Jordan Higgins; one great-grandson Hunter Noland. Teresa was preceded in death by one stepson Richard Phelps.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital and American Cancer Society. Online condolences can be made at