Terresa (Davidson) Kilgore

April 24, 1963 ‒ March 11, 2019

Lexington, Ohio

LEXINGTON: Terresa (Davidson) Kilgore passed away Monday, March 11, 2019, in University Hospitals Ashland surrounded by her family. She was 55 (35 with 20 years of experience).

She was born April 24, 1963, to parents Robert & Wanda (Bevins) Davidson in Findlay. Terresa graduated from Lexington High School with the class of 1981.

On February 9, 1985, she married Rick Kilgore and together they shared 34 wonderful years of marriage.

Terresa worked as a caterer and concessioner business owner for many years.

She had a smile that could light up a room with a sense of humor that would entertain anyone. She had a servant’s heart, which meant she would always put others first. Her generosity was evident when she would share with those around her. But above all, Terresa cherished her family dearly. She enjoyed going to Kentucky to spend time around the campfire and play in the creek with family.

She is survived by husband Rick Kilgore; daughter Erica (Aaron) Hoskins and her children Nick Martincin, Mackenzie Martincin and Oaklynn Hoskins; daughter Heather Kilgore and her children Skyler Matthews and Grace Ziegelhofer; brother Rob (Shannon) Davidson and children Robbie and Ben Davidson; sister Dorie Flynn and her children David (Heather) Freed and Quentin (Nichole Kerr) Hanes; father Robert Davidson; in-laws Ronald & Carol Kilgore; aunt and uncles Judy (Mike) Rozelle, Nancy (Jerry) Scott, Barb (Tim) Skinner and Joyce Bevins; many cherished cousins; friends Kim & Dan Martincin. She will be missed and loved by all.

She was preceded in death by her mother Wanda (Bevins) Davidson.

Terresa’s family will receive friends Thursday, March 14, 2019, from 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home. A funeral service honoring Terresa’s life will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in Clay Memorial Lutheran Church (1061 Amoy East Road, Mansfield) Her mother-in-law Pastor Carol A. Kilgore will officiate.

Contribution in memory of Terresa to Akron Children’s Hospital may be made at the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Terresa’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com

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  • Terresa was so full of life and has given me great advice throughout the years. I got to meet her Mom and I have had so much fun with her. I am truly sorry that she is gone. She didnt deserve it. She always looked out for her family. She was a HELL OF A WOMAN!

  • So sorry for your loss she was a good person she always treated us girls like family. Our prayers will be with every one.

  • I am sorry to all the family for the loss of your wife,mom,sister , family member and good friend.
    She will be greatly missed by all.
    I have known her and the family for over 20 years.
    And it will not be the same with out her .
    Love to you all

  • Heather, Erica and Rick I’m so sorry! Your mom always treated us like family and I loved her so much for it, so many memories! Prayers for everyone!

  • We are so sorry for your loss. We have so many good memories together to treasure forever. RIP Terresa. Forever in our hearts! Your Friends,Mark and Melinda Spiess

  • I remember summer time being the best time
    You sure were a woman one of a kind
    You blessed all who were close your smile your laugh the twitch of your nose
    I remember growing up with all or your kids
    I remember you were such a beautiful soul
    Rest in peace I know you are finally home
    Say hello to heaven

  • Rick, Tim, and everyone else in the family we are certainly a loss for words for your loss. Teresa was awesome and will certainly be missed!

    Love you guys, thought about you all the way to Columbus today with our own battles.

    See you Thursday,

    Phil & Tonya

  • Rick and family, I just saw this. So sorry for your lost. Stay strong my friend. May you feel the prayers and and take comfort in your friendships.

  • Rick and Dorrie and family we were saddened to hear about Terresa. We want you to know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Jeff and Laurie Cole

  • Rick, sorry to hear about your wife. I wish I had the chance to know her better. Just thinking about you and your family hope you all are fine.