Theresa M. Gormley, age 85

Theresa M. Gormley, age 85, longtime resident of Milford and beloved wife to the late Francis J. Gormley, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at Milford Hospital after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s.

Born in Weymouth, MA on April 20, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Joseph J. and Rose Burns Ouellet.

Theresa was a dedicated registered nurse in Milford Hospital’s ICU for many years and, prior to her retirement, she was the school nurse at Jonathan Law HS for 16 years which she declared was her ideal job.

She was a devoted, kind, warm and loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend who will be sadly missed.

She is survived by her children; Kathleen Daly (Kenneth) of Wallingford, Patricia Simpson (Michael) of Oxford, Francis Gormley, Jr.(Eloise) and Michael Gormley both of Milford; her six cherished grandsons; Joseph, Matthew, Kenneth, Michael, Mark and Jeremy and eight great grandchildren; Colton, Mason, Edward, Jack, Graham, Daniel Sofia and Weston and her brother Robert Ouellet of MA.

Theresa was predeceased by her daughter, Cindy Louise Gormley and her siblings; Louise Saunders, Rita Keefe, Joseph Ouellet and Shirley Halpin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, February 11th at 11:00 am at St. Agnes Church, 400 Merwin Ave., Milford, CT. Interment will be private. Friends and family may call on Sunday, February 10th from 3 to 7 pm at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ahrens Program, c/o the Milford Senior Center, 9 Jepson Dr., Milford, CT 06460.

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