Candace Teegarden, age 69 of Clinton, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013 at her home under the loving care of her family. She was born July 31, 1943 in Tecumseh, Mich., the daughter of Harold and Mary (Swartz) Hull. On November 5, 1966, Candace married James Teegarden; sadly he preceded her in death on February 24, 1999. Candace enjoyed bowling, bingo, gardening, and going to casinos. She loved animals and caring for them. Candace enjoyed the time she spent with her family and many friends.Candace is survived by two sons, Scott (Cyndi) Teegarden of Clinton, and Eric Teegarden of Clinton; a sister Karen (David) Faust of Clinton; a granddaughter, Caitlyn Hella and her “other” grandkids, Aubrey and Katelyn Steele. In addition to her husband, James, Candace was preceded in death by her parents, and an infant brother Larry. At Candace’s request, cremation has taken place. A memorial gathering to Celebrate her life will be on Sunday, June 2, from 12, noon, to 5 p.m. at Tate Park in Clinton, Mich., at the Robison Pavilion. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lenawee Therapeutic Riding. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.handlerfuneralhomes.com.