May 4, 1934 - April 24, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 A.M. on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Theresa M. Todd, age 81, of St. Cloud. Theresa passed away April 24, 2016 at Country Manor in Sartell. Reverend Greg Lieser will officiate. Entombment will take place in the Assumption Cemetery Mausoleum in St. Cloud. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.

Theresa was born May 4, 1934 near Winona, MN to Vincent and Susan (Siebenaler) Speltz. She married her soulmate Purves Todd on April 7, 1956 in Rollingstone, MN. She resided in LaCrescent, Anoka and later St. Cloud, MN where she was a member of St. Peter’s Parish and Christian Women. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and doting grandmother. She loved her family very much, especially her grandchildren. She was an avid reader and loved to travel with her husband, taking road trips all over the country.

Survivors include her children, Steve Todd (Therese) St. Cloud, Dan Todd (Julie) St. Cloud, Julie Kiecker (Dana) Eagan, and Nancy Stellmach (Jim) Sartell, grandchildren, Patrick, Ben, Nicole, and Jena Todd, Paige and Mitchell Kiecker, and Andrew (Stephanie) and Ryan Stellmach, her first great-grandchild is expected in August. She is also survived by her siblings Mary Ann Erpelding of Minnetonka, Geraldine Daley of Preston, David Speltz of Altura and Richard Speltz (Carol) of Altura and sister-in-law Mary Speltz of Altura.

Theresa was preceded in death by her parents, brother Cyril Speltz and beloved husband Purves on December 26, 2015.

Theresa’s family would like to thank all of the staff at Country Manor for the extraordinary care she received.