Traverse City Record-Eagle


April 11, 2014

Theresa Casasanta

STERLING HEIGHTS — Theresa (Nee Avolio) Casasanta died April 2, 2014, at age 77.

Theresa was a secretary and very active with the church council at Sacred Heart Church in Elk Rapids.

She was the beloved wife of Theodoro for 59 years; loving mother of Louise (Steve) Nemirov, Tedi and Anthony (Mary); proud grandmother of Kelsey, Alex Nemirov, Danyela and Tessa Casasanta; and sister of Don (Suzann) Avolio.

Visitation at the Sterling Heights chapel of Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 E. Fifteen Mile Road (at Schoenherr), Sterling Heights, will be today from 1 to 9 p.m., with prayers at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held Saturday at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 1400 Inglewood, Rochester, where she will lie instate from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10 a.m. Entombment will be in Resurrection Cemetery.

Donations would be appreciated to the Father Fred Foundation at

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