Theresa Schiavello

Theresa Schiavello


Theresa Schiavello of Hockessin, DE passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at Christiana Hospital, surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Schiavello was born in Wilmington, the daughter of the late Mary Rose (LaManna) and Dominick Fortugno. She graduated from Wilmington High School and was a member of St. John the Beloved Church, where she attended daily Mass and was a member of the BVM Sodality. Theresa was a homemaker and extremely dedicated to her family. Her husband of 57 years, Joseph D. Schiavello died in 2008.

Theresa will be dearly missed by her daughters, Mary Ann Connell and her husband, William and Carol Bors and her husband, Robert all of Newark; her sons, Michael of Hockessin, David of Wilmington and Joseph, Jr. of Hockessin; her granddaughters, Kristy Hutton and her husband, Mark, Mary Beth Connell and Kristina Bors and her great granddaughters, Ava, Ellie and Grace.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday morning at 10:30AM at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington, DE 19808, where friends may call after 9:30AM. Entombment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to St. John the Beloved School at the above address.

Published in The News Journal from Nov. 7 to Nov. 8, 2013