Theresa K. DeCaesar (Natale) age 85, of West Deptford passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 surrounded by her beloved family. Theresa was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA then resided in West Deptford, NJ for 53 years, where she built a beautiful life and family with her loving husband, Anthony DeCaesar.
Theresa devoted herself to being a remarkable Wife, Mother and homemaker. She continued to share a tremendous amount of love throughout her years as a Grandmother and Great-Greatmother, as well. Theresa was a wonderful cook who enjoyed preparing Sunday dinners for her family and frequent gatherings with all her loved ones. She hosted many years of holidays creating unforgettable memories. A strong woman always with a pleasant smile, Theresa opened her home and her huge heart to everyone and touched the lives of so many. Music, dancing, love stories, sitcoms and cooking shows were just a few of her many interests. Theresa's legacy will be honored by her family and live on as she wished through continued traditions, stories, songs, and memories filled with laughter and love.
Theresa is survived by her children, Terry Malloy (John), Mark DeCaesar (Cheryl), Lori Molloy (Daniel), Steven DeCaesar (Dawn), Dennis DeCaesar, Kevin DeCaesar (Lorraine); grandchildren, Nichole (Robert), Michael, Lisa, Erika (Mike), Jennifer (Mike), Steven, Dana, Danielle, Elizabeth, Jessica (Rich), Kevin, Bella; great grandchildren, Olivia, Bobby, Ryan, Alexander, Gabrielle, Gracelyn, Madison, Michael, Alexis, Aaliyah, Aubree, Giovanni, Lucas; sister, Rose Ianni (William); and sister-in-law, Lee Natale. Predeceased by siblings, Jo Matveenko (Michael), Frank Natale, Gilda Mortelliti (Anthony), Avie Sapienza (Paul); and sister-in-law, Jenny Hamada. Loving Aunt to Godson, Father Michael Matveenko and many nieces and nephews.
Family and Friends are invited to visit from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Friday, November 15th at Holy Angels Parish At St. Patrick's Church, 64 Cooper Street Woodbury, New Jersey 08096. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 Noon, Father Michael Matveenko officiating. Burial to follow at Wenonah Cemetery in Mantua, NJ.
In Lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 1415 Route 70 E. Suite 311, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034.
Memories and condolences can be shared at www.smithfhmantua.com