Theresa M. Bernath

Theresa M. Bernath

AGE: 82 • Bethlehem, Pa.

Theresa M. Bernath, 82, of Bethlehem, Pa., died Nov. 19, 2013 at Miriam Hospital in Providence, RI. She was born in Scranton, Pa. & grew up in the Dunellen and Green Brook area. She had lived in Bethlehem for the past 25 years. Her husband Derwent, died in 2009. Theresa worked as a day care provider for the Hanover Township Community Day Care Center in Bethlehem for 4 years. Prior to that she worked in the cafeterias of Green Brook High School & Piscataway Tech. Many years ago she was also a saleslady for the Bon Ton stores. She was a former member of St. John's Church in Dunellen & currently a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Bethlehem.

Surviving is a son John & his wife Margo of Glen Gardner, 2 daughters Diane Bernath & her companion Dennis of Boston, Mass., Carol Ann Macaluso & her husband John of Barrington,RI., 2 sisters Bernice Coletta of Green Brook, Dolores Blair of Piscataway, a brother Ralph LaCanna of Watchung, & 2 grandchildren Matthew & Jenna.

Visiting will be Fri. 7-9PM at the Sheenan Funeral Home, 233 Dunellen Ave., Dunellen NJ. There will be a 9AM Mass of Christian Burial on Sat. at St. John's Church. Cremation will be private.

Donations in Theresa's name would be appreciated to the Navy-Marine Corp Relief Society, 875 No. Randolph St., Suite 225, Arlington, Va. 22203.

Funeral Home

Sheenan Funeral Home
233 Dunellen Ave. Dunellen, NJ 08812

Published in Courier News on Nov. 21, 2013