Theresa Joy Kenney

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Born: September 20, 1931

Died: July 14, 2017

Services: Our Lady Help of Christian's RC Church Thursday, July 20, 2017 10:00AM

Visitation: Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home Tuesday, July 18, 2017 7-9PM & Wednesday, July 19, 2017 2-4 & 7-9PM

Great-grandmother of 10, owned Avino's Restaurant
Theresa Joy Kenney, 85, died July 14, 2017.
Born on Staten Island, Theresa lived in New Dorp, and then Tottenville. She owned Avino's Restaurant in New Dorp Beach. She later was a clerk for the Department of Motor Vehicles, retiring in 1996. She graduated from New Dorp High School.
Theresa enjoyed spending time with her family, children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren. She enjoyed current events and doing crossword puzzles.
Theresa was predeceased by her husband, Robert, in 2005.
She is survived by her children, Robert Kenney, Lisa Kenney-Remini, and Irma Kenney; her sister, Vivian Johnston; four grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral is from Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home on Thursday at 9:30 a.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady Help of Christians R.C. Church at 10 a.m. Interment is in Resurrection Cemetery. Friends may visit today, Tuesday, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home
7447 Amboy Rd
Staten Island, N.Y. 10307
(718) 984-0913

Cemetery: Resurrection Cemetery (Staten Island) (Map)

Location: Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home (Map)

Church: Our Lady Help of Christians R.C.Church (Map)

Posted at: 7/19/2017 5:10:56 PM By:

Judy & Bud Shaughnessy

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Our Condolences. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted at: 7/17/2017 6:34:13 PM By:

Tara Tazzetto

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For every life has a purpose to fill, a purpose which us humans can seldom infer. But she was a gift from heaven, whose purpose was to make this world understand what love, friendship, goodness, and humbleness was all about. Goodness belongs to heaven, and I know she is watching us from there, bestowing her beautiful smile upon us. May her soul rest in peace.we love you nanny