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Theresa L. Zito

Theresa L. Zito, 87 of Streator passed away Monday afternoon (January 16th) at her home.

A visitation will be held Tuesday from 9:00 – 11:00 AM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday at 11:30 at St. Michael the Archangel Church.  Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be Art Wargo, Chuck Glisson, Rob and Mike Mallick, Sam Zito.  Honorary will be Zane Bixby and Bob Dunn.

Theresa was born on May 12, 1929 in Streator to Michael and Theresa (Mootz) Mallick.  She married Joseph A. Zito on June 16, 1951.  He preceded her in death on August 6, 1999.

Surviving is daughter Cynthia (Ron) Riddle of St. Augustine, FL, granddaughters, Jill (Bryan) Horne and Michelle Riddle both of Florida, great-grandchildren Alexa and Trenton, sisters Carol Wargo of Florida and Betty (Zane) Bixby of Utah and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons Joseph and James, sisters Joan Kimes, Doris Grant, brothers Robert and Richard Mallick and George and Celestine in infancy.

Theresa attended St. Mary’s Grade School and was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church and currently St. Michael the Archangel Church.  She was a Avon Representative for 50 years.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donors choice.


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Kathy & Bob, thank you so much for your kind words about my Mom. I am so sorry that I have not responded to your posting but Jill just happen to find it and told me about it. Mom really enjoyed life and did her best. She was almost 88. She thought a lot about all of you. I hope all is well with you.
Thanks again for your kind thoughts. E-Mail me or call me anytime. My # is 904829-1537.

Cindy Riddle Jul 9 2017 12:00 AM

Cindy, Ron, and Family, We are so sorry to hear that you lost your mom. We have such sweet memories of her...Theresa was always so caring and kind. She could never fill us up on snacks as teens right thru adulthood. She will be missed by many. Please know that even tho we can not be there, your mom and you all are in our thoughts and prayers.
Bob and Kathy Burkett

Oakland Tennessee Jan 19 2017 12:00 AM

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A TABLE BASKET was sent on January 18, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. All our love, Jerry Riddle and families

Expression of Sympathy Jan 18 2017 12:00 AM

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A TABLE BASKET was sent on January 18, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. All our love, Jerry Riddle and families

Expression of Sympathy Jan 18 2017 12:00 AM

Cindy , Ron and family, you have my sincere sympathy on the passing of your dear Mom, she was a Special woman and EVERYONE will miss her, but she is at rest now with Joe and the boys. Heaven has gained a SPECIAL angel to look down at us. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Carolyn Erler Jan 17 2017 12:00 AM