BLUEFIELD, WV Mary Teresa Colo, age 96 of Bluefield, WV, passed away at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, WV on Saturday, August 19, 2017.
Born December 5, 1920 at Ashland, WV, she was the daughter of the late Antonio Cagliostro Colo and Rosa (Sillian) Colo.
Teresa was retired from the Department of Agriculture Washington DC and later retired from Bluefield National Bank, Bluefield WV. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bluefield WV.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sister Fannie (Colo) Luizzio and husband Robert and brother Steve Colo and wife Anna and John Colo and wife Maxine and Mickey Colo.
Those left to cherish her memories are her niece Rosa Lee (Colo) Francy and husband Clark of Toronto Ohio. Nephews Steve (Dee Dee) Colo Jr and wife Marsha of Beckley WV, Michael Colo and wife Glenda of Beckley WV, Tony Colo and wife Martha of Vinton Va and Stevie Luizzio of Michigan. And her special friend Fran.
The family will receive friends at Mercer Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm. A Christian Wake service will be held at 7:30.? A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 11 am from Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Sebastian Devaysa officiating. Entombment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell.
Serving as pallbearers will be nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801 in memory of Teresa Colo.
Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting www.MercerFuneralHome.com
Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family of Mrs. Mary Teresa Colo.
Published on August 21, 2017