Mrs. Teresa Wheeland Holtzman

Mrs. Teresa Wheeland Holtzman died unexpectedly in Williamsport Hospital, on May 26, 2019, at the age of 36.

Teresa was born on May 26, 1983, in Williamsport, to Brenda and Rod Wheeland. Teresa graduated from the University of Phoenix in 2011 with a master’s degree in psychology. She married Chris Holtzman, her longtime love, on May 19, 2014. Teresa’s passion in life was raising her children, helping other people, and she recently began working for Merakey, helping children with development and behavioral health problems.

Teresa is survived by her husband, Chris Holtzman, daughter, Storie Holtzman, nine years old; son, Silas Holtzman, 10 months old, of South Williamsport; and Stony Bower, 14 years old, of Trout Run; mother, Brenda Wheeland, of Williamsport; father, Rod Wheeland, of Tennessee; and brother, Jeremy Wheeland, of Williamsport. Also surviving are her grandparents, Minnie and Ronald Wheeland, of Trout Run, grandparents, Beverly and Donald Gunther, of Williamsport, and grandfather, Edward Brown and (deceased) grandmother Janice Brown, of New York; mother-in-law, Judy Fortney, sister-in-law, Joanna Connor, and brother-in-law, Pat Holtzman, of Montoursville.

A memorial is scheduled for Saturday June 1, at 11 a.m., at Lycoming Valley Baptist Church, located at 4980 Lycoming Mall Dr., Montoursville, PA 17754, with a luncheon to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Teresa’s life. Donations, in lieu of flowers, can be made to Chris Holtzman at 1524 Oakes Ave., Williamsport, PA 17701, to help support Storie, Silas and to assist with other expenses.