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Theresa (Tedesco) Briante

February 7, 1928 ~ December 22, 2019 (age 91)


Theresa Briante passed away Sunday December 22, 2019 at Ash Brook Nursing Home Scotch Plains.

She was born in Vailsburg NJ and resided in Newark before moving to Colonia in 1965. Theresa had a heart of gold and will be deeply missed by everyone that she touched. 

Theresa was predeceased by her parents Michael and Domenica Tedesco, her brothers Felix and Nicholas Tedesco and her sisters Ann Durso, Angie Pietronwich, Dorothy Pawlikowski and Mary Partesi. Surviving are her daughter Jo Ann Tedesco and her son Louis Briante, her brother Michael Tedesco, her sisters Carmella Hillyer and Rose Catalon. Theresa is also survived by 4 grandchildren Michael Tedesco, Valerie Eckert, Anthony and Danny Briante and 2 great grand children Kyle and Brian Eckert.

Visitation Friday 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Gosselin Funeral Home 660 New Dover Road Edison. Funeral Services Saturday 8:00am at the funeral home followed by a 9:00am Mass at St John Vianney Church, Colonia. Cremation Private

In Lieu of flowers family request donations in her loving memory to: St Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

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December 27, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gosselin Funeral Home
660 New Dover Road
Edison, New Jersey 08820

Funeral Service
December 28, 2019

9:00 AM
Gosselin Funeral Home
660 New Dover Road
Edison, New Jersey 08820


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-822-6344
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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