Louise S. Teaf, 72, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 26, 2018 surrounded by those who loved her and that she loved. She is survived by her devoted husband of 38 years, Randy Teaf, and her loving daughter, Erin (Chris) Lee.
Louise was born on May 11, 1945 in Brooklyn, NY to Clyde and Helen Spitzner. She grew up on the Main Line outside of Philadelphia and went to Harriton High School before attending Susquehanna University and West Chester University. She then achieved her Masters from Widener University and thereafter taught in the Red Clay School District in Wilmington, DE for more than 25 years before working as an educational consultant for Britannica for several more years.
Also surviving her is her brother Bill and his wife Kathi, and her beloved granddaughters, Sophia, Harper and Piper Lee, who will miss her greatly and could not have asked for a more loving "Weezie".
Louise loved orchids and was an active orchid judge. She enjoyed spending summers at her home on Fairlee Creek in Maryland and her winters at her home in Sarasota, FL. She leaves behind many wonderful friends who will remember her as a kind, loving and selfless person who always put the needs of others before her own. She will be missed by everyone who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1502 W 13th St., Wilmington, DE 19806 on March 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to her Piper's Kidney Beans Foundation at www.piperskidneybeans.org or the Peter Powerhouse Foundation at www.peterpowerhouse.com.