Theresa Confer (O'Rourke)
Theresa R. Confer
Theresa R. Confer, 79, of Kane, passed away Tuesday (July 3, 2018) at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born November 26, 1938, in Kane, she was a daughter of the late James and Mary Augimeri O'Rourke.
Theresa had worked as a supervisor at Grobowski Industries in Sheffield for many years. Most recently, she was employed by Osram-Sylvania and retired from there.
She was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Patty (Paul) Hultman of Kane and Mary (Frank) Straneva of Indiana; two sons, Jeff (Renee) Confer of Alabama and Joe (Gail) Confer of Kane; three granddaughters, Stephanie (James) Shrubb, Danna (Robert) Westcott and Sarah (James) Barber; seven grandsons, Paul (Angie) Hultman, Jeff Confer, Tom Confer, Dan (Stephanie) Confer, Kristopher (Megan) Straneva, Sgt. Nathan (Kayla) Straneva and Tanner Straneva; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Dominick (Cathy) O'Rourke of Kane ; and two sisters, Peg (Ron) Shever of Evans City and Shirley Moore of Kane.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Mark O'Rourke and Tom O'Rourke.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 am Saturday at St. Callistus Church, with the Rev. William O'Brien, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at St. Callistus Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association.
The Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com