Terri L. Schlee

Terri L. Schlee

Terri L. Schlee 

Terri L. Schlee, 49, of St. Joseph passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at her home.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at noon, Monday, June 10, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 555 E. Delaware, Benton Harbor, with Father Ben Huynh officiating. Burial will take place at Hickory Bluff Cemetery in Stevensville. Friends may visit from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Those wishing to leave a message of condolence for the family may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Terri was born April 5, 1970, in St. Joseph to Larry and Bonnie (Mandarino) Miller. She was a graduate of Lakeshore High School class of 1988. Terri then went on to attend Michigan State University where she received her bachelor’s degree in business. She worked as a sale representative at Fapco Inc. in Buchanan. In her spare time she enjoyed cooking and golf. Terri was strong-willed, courageous and loving; she was known to light up a room.

Terri is survived by her loving children: Mikalin Schlee and Nicholas Schlee, both of Grand Rapids; granddaughter, Brooklyn Schlee; parents: Larry and Bonnie Miller of St. Joseph; uncles: Don Mandarino and Scott Mandarino; aunt, Janet (Don) Zwar, and many cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Lynn and Mary Miller, and Sam and Alice Mandarino; aunts: Robin Mandarino and Marilyn Bachteal.