Theresa C. Welsh, 92, of Matawan passed away Friday April 2, 2021 at Springhills Post Accute Care in Matawan New Jersey.
She was born and raised in Matawan to the late Nora and Vito Vecchio.
Theresa is also predeceased by her sister Mary Disario.
Theresa obtained her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Early Childhood Education and worked for the Hazlet School District prior to opening and running Happy Hours Nursery School in Matawan for many years. She would later work for the Chaplin School at Fort Monmouth until her retirement.
Theresa is survived by her beloved husband Stanley Welsh with whom she would have celebrated her 69th wedding anniversary in June; a dear son David Welsh and his wife Janet of Lansdale, Pennsylvania; a granddaughter Sarah Donohue and her husband Joshua; a dear great-grandson Wyatt Donohue; and siblings Elizabeth "Betty" Grzelak and Catherine “Kay” Boynton.
Friends and relatives are invited to a visitation for Theresa on Friday April 9, 2021 at Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place Keyport, New Jersey 07735 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM with a funeral mass at 12PM to follow at Saint Joseph's Church of Keyport.
Entombment will follow in Saint Joseph's Cemetery and Mausoleum of Keyport.
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