Terri Ann Croston Coughlin, 52, of Fayetteville passed away in her sleep on December 22. She grew up in Syracuse and graduated from Bishop Grimes High School. After graduation, she worked as a secretary at architecture and engineering firms. She later became a certified phlebotomist and worked at Community General Hospital. After the birth of her second child, Terri became a stay-at-home Mom. She was active with her children's education and activities at Holy Cross School. She moved to Fayetteville in 2005 where she had her third child in 2006. She had a very deep love for her children.
She enjoyed cooking, flower gardening, cross stitch, live music and concerts, and spending time at Oneida Lake. She was also an avid “Pokemon Go” player. She loved being together with her family during the holidays. Terri had a tremendous love for animals and loved many pets throughout her life.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, James; her two daughters, Rayne Marie and Eris Maree; her son, Andrew James; her mother, Anita Croston; her brother, Thomas Croston; her sister and brother-in-law, Tracie and Paul Rickner; her aunt and uncle, Mary and Chris Burrell; and several cousins.
She was predeceased by her father, Thomas Croston, in 2006.
Due to current conditions, services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the animal shelter/rescue organization of your choice.