DECATUR -- Terry Jean (Hubbard) Emelander, 56, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017. Terry was born August 23, 1961, in Decatur, IL, the daughter of Gene LaVern and Ethel Lucille (Cook) Hubbard. She worked as a cook and married Michael G. Emelander October 23, 2017. Surviving is her husband, Michael of Decatur; son, Michael R. Carter of Cerro Gordo; grandchildren: Zoey R. Carter, Michael R. Carter, Jr, and Remy Rae Carter; brothers: Buck Hubbard, Shawn Haners and Tim Clark; sisters: Brenda Bilyeau and Penny Burke; many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Terry was preceded in death by her parents. Memorial visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm, Wednesday, January 3, 2018, in the Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. There will be no services. Burial will take place at a later date. The family of Terry Jean Emelander is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2091 N. Oakland Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.gracelandfairlawn.com.