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.
Online condolences can be given at www.westchesterfuneralhome.com