Janet Elaine Newsome Teerlink1944 ~ 2011Janet Elaine Newsome Teerlink, 67, died at home December 16, 2011. Born August 4, 1944 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England to William Rowell Newsome and Marie Newsome Craven.Janet was a nurse, teacher, watercolor painter, and Director of Religious Education at the First Unitarian Church. She was an avid reader and poet. Janet was known for her sensitivity, creativity, and caring nature.Her family are her sister Kay (Larry) Garske; her daughters Laura (Brian) Sorensen and Alison (Michael) Kocher; nephew David (Sarah) Garske; nieces Yolanda (Ben) Cook and Mariza Moosman; and grandchildren Cedar and Sage Fisher, Matthew Sorensen, and Damian and Lucas Kocher.Funeral services will be Friday, December 23, 11am at the First Unitarian Church, 569 South 1300 East. A reception will follow.