Theresa Lourdes Healey, Dunmore, died early Sunday morning in the Scranton Healthcare Center after a several month battle with cancer. She was the widow of Gerald Healey who passed away in 1973.
Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late James and Catherine Çonnors Finnerty. Theresa was educated in Dunmore schools and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. She was a member of St. Paul’s Parish.
Theresa is survived by her daughter Sheila Healey of Manhattan; sons Daniel and John Healey both of Dunmore; a grandson Liam Healey; sisters Anne Donahoe, Veronica Bryden, Natalie Haggerty and husband, Paul, a sister-in-law, Katherine Finnerty, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sisters Mary Gilroy, Clare Donaldson, Margaret Ross, Betty Kelly and Catherine Quinn; brothers Jimmy, Joseph and Jackie Finnerty.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, July 30, 2018, at 10:30am in St. Paul’s Church at 1510 Penn Ave. Scranton.
Friends may call Monday morning before Mass starting at 9:30am. Interment will follow shortly after Mass at St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow.
In lieu of flowers the family encourages memorial contributions to be made to the Hospice of the Sacred Heart 600 Baltimore Dr. Wilkes Barre, PA 18702.
Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston & James Funeral Home, Scranton.
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