Deaths Death Notices
LATTUCA, Theresa C.
LATTUCA - Theresa C. Age 87, of Richfield Springs and formerly of Buffalo, passed away peacefully, May 13, 2012 in the Martin Lutheran Home, Clinton, with her loving family by her side. She was born on October 11, 1924, in Buffalo, the daughter of the late Philip and Mary Mancuso Sciumeca and was a graduate of Buffalo schools. Theresa married Salvatore J. Lattuca in 1946, and they were longtime residents of Buffalo before moving to the Mohawk Valley to be closer to their son. Prior to her retirement, Theresa was the office manager for Grover Cleveland High School in Buffalo for many years. She was a dedicated wife and mother, and lived her life around family, friends and church. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Salvatore; her son and daughter-in-law, Angelo and Vicki Lattuca of Richfield Springs; her brother, Joseph Sciumeca of Buffalo; her grandchildren Paul and Christina Lattuca and Melissa and Rob Beutel; her great-grandchildren, Evan and Myla Lattuca and Branden and Kyle Beutel; her step grandchildren, Eric Brodock and his fiance;e, Vivian Martinez and Kerey Brodock and her fiance;e, Adam Dorn; her step-great-grandchildren, Kiara and Kailey Brodock and Adam Joseph Dorn; her in-laws, Edward Lattuca, Joseph Lattuca, Charles and Dolly Lattuca and Anthony and Donna Lattuca and many nieces and nephews. Theresa was predeceased by her daughter, Marilyn Wasik and her sisters-in-law, Philomena Mattina, Frances Lattuca and Angela Fortushnick. In keeping Theresa's wishes there will be no public visitation or funeral service. A memorial service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. The Lattuca family would like to thank the Lutheran Home, especially the Mapleview Unit Staff for their excellent care and compassion. Online condolences may be offered by visiting www.eneafamily.com. The family is being served by Enea Family Funeral Home, 4309 Acme Road, Town of Frankfort, Ilion.