Theresa DeRubeis

Theresa DeRubeis

February 24th, 1949 March 27th, 2019

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Obituary for Theresa DeRubeis (Genovese)

Theresa (Terry) Genovese DeRubeis, 70, of Scarsdale, NY passed away at her home of 45 years surrounded by family and friends on March 27, 2019.
She was born on February 24, 1949 to the late Saverio and Rose (Merante) Genovese in the Bronx, NY.
Theresa is survived by her loving husband of 50 years Orfeo, daughter; Tracey DeRubeis, son; Anthony DeRubeis, grandchildren; Tiana, Gabriella and Mia, brother; Thomas Genovese, sisters; RoseAnne Pizzirusso and Debbie DeVito and many sister and brother-in-laws, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Theresa graduated Evander Childs High School and married her high school sweetheart Orfeo.
Her passion was cooking and entertaining in their home where a pot of coffee was always brewing. Her door was always open to anyone. Her friends would gather around the kitchen table frequently where beautiful memories were made.
Visitation will be held on Friday - March 29, 2019 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at THE WESTCHESTER FUNERAL HOME, INC., EASTCHESTER.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday - March 30, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Scarsdale. Entombment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donation be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or American Cancer Society in memory of Theresa DeRubeis.
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  • Visitation

    March 29th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Westchester Funeral Home, Inc.
    190 Main Street
    Eastchester, NY
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    March 29th, 2019
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    March 29th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Westchester Funeral Home, Inc.
    190 Main Street
    Eastchester, NY
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    March 29th, 2019
    7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Service

    March 30th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Immaculate Heart of Mary Church
    8 Carman Rd.
    Scarsdale, NY
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    March 30th, 2019
  • Interment

    Gate of Heaven
    10 West Stevens Avenue
    Hawthorne, New York
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Diane Franco Rivera

Anthony and family, May she always be your light in the darkest of times. And warm your souls in the coldest of days.. my heart is heavy for you and yours.. may you continue to heal.🙏🏻
Diane Franco Rivera
Comment | Posted at 06:53pm via Condolence

Carlin Murphy Amalfitano

Anthony I am so sorry to see your mom passed. You're in my thoughts and prayers
Comment | Posted at 01:02pm via Condolence

Rocco DeRubeis

No words...We are heartbroken. Very simply, We Love You! We Will Miss You! And You Will Always Be In Our Hearts! Thank you for all the laughs and your always open heart.
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Ma, I couldn’t have asked for a better mother in law. We laughed together, cried together, so many beautiful memories together. I know you and my daddy are looking over all of us...our two beautiful angels. I promise I will take care of Anthony and Mia always. There are no words to express how much I love you and miss you. RIP Ma you will always be loved and never ever forgotten XOXO
Comment | Posted at 11:10am via Condolence

Kj Oliva

Mrs. D.. We have many memories and laughter of you and my mom me n your daughter will be missed by all of us may you rest in eternal peace
.love Keith Carole tracy and Michael oliva xo
Comment | Posted at 08:11am via Condolence

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