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Teresa Ann Wilder, 51, died peacefully Sunday morning, September 17, 2017 at her camp in Little Lake, in the presence of her family and under the care of UP Home Health & Hospice. She was born November 20, 1965 in Marquette, a daughter of the late John and Carol (Walls) Verran. She was a 1984 graduate of Negaunee High School and lifelong area resident. Teresa received a CDL license and drove truck for a number of companies over the years including Waste Management, Oberstar Trucking and Smith Paving. For the past 17 years she was employed as a shovel operator for CCI. She was a member of the Little Lake American Legion. Teresa owned a horse, enjoyed her work, going to the lake and especially loved her dog, Jaque. She is survived by a daughter, Jaimie (Benjamin) Peterson of Marquette; grandchildren, Gavin, Eli and Oliver; siblings, John Verran of Lower Michigan and Kim (Brian) Raisanen of Ishpeming; step-sister, Stacy (Jeremy) Bester of Petoskey, MI; and former husband & friend, Wayne Wilder of Gwinn. A celebration of Teresa’s life will be held on Friday, September 22, 2017 beginning at 4 p.m. at the Little Lake American Legion. The Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at canalefuneral.com