Theresa S. Edwards New Haven, Connecticut Obituary

Theresa S. Edwards

Theresa Santacroce Edwards, 98, of East Haven, passed away February 3, 2018 in Connecticut Hospice. She was the wife of the late Ishmal T. Edwards. Theresa was born in the Wooster Street area of New Haven on January 24, 1920, a daughter of the late Antonio and Mary Santacroce. She is the mother of her devoted daughters, Beverly Edwards, Lorraine (Egidio) Severini, and Barbara (Alfred) South. Loving grandmother of Karen (John) South Gustafson, Jennifer South, and Dana Severini Hill. Great grandmother of Maxwell Dean Gustafson and Silas Edward Hill. Sister of Millie Cassella, JuJu Criscuolo, Anthony (Polly) Santacroce, and the late Alphonse and Frank Santacroce. Sister-in-law of Sadie and Vera Santacroce. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held in the Iovanne Funeral Home Inc. 11 Wooster Place Thursday morning from 8:30-9:30. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Michael Church at 10. Burial will follow in East Lawn Cemetery, 58 River St. East Haven. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to CT Hospice 100 Double Beach Rd. Branford, CT 06405. Funeral Home: Iovanne Funeral Home 11 Wooster Place New Haven, CT US 06511
January 24, 1920 - February 3, 201801/24/192002/03/2018
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Theresa Santacroce Edwards, 98, of East Haven, passed away February 3, 2018 in Connecticut Hospice. She was the wife of the late Ishmal T. Edwards. Theresa was born in the Wooster Street area of New Haven on January 24, 1920, a daughter of the late Antonio and Mary Santacroce. She is the mother of her devoted daughters, Beverly Edwards, Lorraine (Egidio) Severini, and Barbara (Alfred) South. Loving grandmother of Karen (John) South Gustafson, Jennifer South, and Dana Severini Hill. Great grandmother of Maxwell Dean Gustafson and Silas Edward Hill. Sister of Millie Cassella, JuJu Criscuolo, Anthony (Polly) Santacroce, and the late Alphonse and Frank Santacroce. Sister-in-law of Sadie and Vera Santacroce. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held in the Iovanne Funeral Home Inc. 11 Wooster Place Thursday morning from 8:30-9:30. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Michael Church at 10. Burial will follow in East Lawn Cemetery, 58 River St. East Haven. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to CT Hospice 100 Double Beach Rd. Branford, CT 06405. Funeral Home: Iovanne Funeral Home 11 Wooster Place New Haven, CT US 06511

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Feb
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Cemetery
Thursday, February 08 2018
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
East Lawn Cemetery
58 River Street
East Haven, CT 06512
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08
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Thursday, February 08 2018
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Iovanne Funeral Home, Inc.
11 Wooster Place
New Haven, CT 06511
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Thursday, February 08 2018
10:00 AM
St. Michael Church
29 Wooster Place
New Haven, CT 06511
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Memorial Contributions

Connecticut Hospice
100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405
203-315-7560