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Funeral services for Teresa M. Crater, 43, Kansas City, MO, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, at Muehlebach Chapel in Kansas City, Mo. Burial will be at Oaklawn Cemetery in Ravenwood, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Muehlebach Funeral Home in Kansas City, Mo.
She was born in Norman, and worked as an attorney in Kansas City, Mo. She was a member of the American Bar Association, the Missouri State Bar Association and the Kansas City Bar Association. She was instrumental in developing the WOMEN'S PLACE, a drug and alcohol rehadilitation center for women with children, in Kansas City, Mo. She also developed the law and public service curriculum in Magnet Schools.
She is survived by her husband, Gary D. Crater, of the home; a daughter, Shelby L. Markum, of Kansas City, Mo.; two stepsons, Joel G. Crater of the home and Chad W. Crater, of St. Louis, Mo.; her mother, Patricia Markum, a brother Gregory Markum of Gainesville, Fl.; two sisters, Patti L. Miles and Marti Malicki, both of Norman; an aunt, Ollie Waldrup of Lake Texoma, and her paternal grandmother, Mildred N. Lawson of Norman.
The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to Kansas City Hospice.
Burial - Oaklawn Cemetery, Ravenwood, MO