Doris Terrace

Born in Oshkosh, WI
Born on Jul 18, 1924
Departed on Sep 3, 2020


Doris Terrace (96) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa passed away on September 3, 2020 at Methwick of natural causes.  A public visitation will be held at the Cedar Memorial Westside Chapel starting at 10am-11am on Tuesday September 8, 2020.  A private family service will follow visitation.  As mandated by proclamation, social distancing must be practiced which requires a limited number of people to be allowed in to the visitation at one time.  The use of facemasks or shields is required.

A livestream of the private service can be viewed at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at

Doris Margaret Badke (Terrace) was born on July 18, 1924 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin; the daughter of Edward and Elsie (Hoffman) Badke.  Early in her life Doris was the secretary to the president of West Publishing Company in St. Paul, Minnesota.  She was an active member of Concordia Lutheran Church.  Doris had a love of baking and baked for Haitian Relief.  She volunteered at Heritage Nursing Home. Doris was an avid golfer and played in women’s leagues at Jones Ellis and Twin Pines Doris also had a love of going to the casino in Tama and playing Bingo.  She was a loving caregiver and caretaker. 

Survivors include her daughter Kathy (John) Westhuis of Norco, California.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Donald, and a sister Ruth (Vince) Elspermann. 

Memorial donations may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.