Age 95, of Kennedy Township, passed away on October 9, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Michael J. Fuze, Sr.; mother of Michael J. Fuze, Jr., Anna Marie Kozel (Albert), Yvonne Hollowood (Gary), John (Jack) Fuze (Janet), and Kenneth Fuze (Jennifer); grandmother of Kimberly Pello Gorrell, Tara Trombetta Witover, Julie Trombetta, Brad Hollowood, Robyn Hollowood, Michael Joseph Fuze, Christopher Fuze; great-grandmother of Grant, Ally and Jake Gorrell, Benjamin and Lily Witover, Lucy and Stella Hollowood; sister of Frank Taucher, Theodore Taucher, Roy Taucher and Anna Rose Bock. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Theresa was an avid card player and enjoyed the company of her senior citizen friends through St. Malachy's Church and other organizations for many years. She loved taking trips with the senior citizens, especially when the trips took her to Atlantic City. She loved to play the slot machines. Her passion in life were her animals. She was very active in rescuing animals of any type during her employment with the Kennedy Township Police Department. She was also the crossing guard for the St. Malachy School. She will be missed by her many friends she acquired throughout her life. Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2013, at the McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 334 Forest Grove Rd., Kennedy Twp., between 10:00 and 12:00. Blessing Service will immediately follow. Donations to be made to the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society or Animal Friends, Inc.

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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Oct. 17 to Oct. 18, 2013