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Cara Sue Ahlers, 52, of Terre Haute, passed away with her family by her side in Union Hospital at 1:35 a.m. May 12, 2017. She was born on Sept. 25, 1964, in Terre Haute, to William Lewis Brown and Marilyn Ann Trierweiler Brown. She married the love of her life John E. Ahlers in October of 2008, who preceded her in death in 2016.
Cara was a loving mother and grandmother. She had a passion for animals and loved all of Gods creatures. She was a sweet, caring person, one of a kind, a dear and loyal friend. She was a big fan of the Chicago Bears. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by children, Lacey Ahlers, husband Dustin, Marilyn Paige Holt, husband Joshua, John Ahlers Jr., wife Clarisa, Sarah Ahlers, Crystal Dalton, husband Howard, and Natosha Scott, husband Robert; grandchildren Britiany, Joel, Sarina, Lil Jay, Kristyana, Lil Billy, Anna, Jacob, Haylee, Kaylee, Triston, Joshy, Gabriel, Samuel, and Nathaniel; and great-grandchildren, Kingston and Serenity.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Ahlers; a brother, Patrick Brown; a sister, Pamela Brown; and best friends, Mildred Copra and Debbie Byrley.
Cremation has been chosen. A celebration of life will be held at a later time. Online condolences may be made at:
Published on May 18, 2017
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