Theresa Uccello

Theresa C. Uccello

1923 - 2013 EAST OTIS, MA Theresa (Cardamone) Uccello, 89, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 1, 2013, at Leesburg Regional Medical Center, Leesburg, Fla. She was also a resident of Leesburg.

She was born in Springfield on May 14, 1923, to Gaetano and Pasqualina (Mazza) Cardamone. She was a graduate of the High School of Commerce, Springfield, and attended Bay Path College and Springfield Technical Community College. Theresa retired from the Massachusetts Trial Court System in 1990 and was previously employed at Trans World Book Co., formerly Springfield News Co., Division of the American News Co. and Polep Candy, Chicopee. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church.

Theresa leaves her loving husband of 61 years, Salvatore Uccello, and many cherished nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her three sisters, Frances Grimaldi, Jennie Grimaldi and Mary Cardamone.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 9, from 4-7 PM at FORASTIERE FUNERAL HOME, 45 Locust St., Springfield, MA. Theresa's funeral service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 10, from the funeral home at 8:15 AM, followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Springfield, at 9:30 AM. A Committal Service will follow in the Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, Agawam.

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Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Jan. 8, 2013