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.