Teresa Marie Sposato of Elkton, MD, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at the age of 94. She was born in New York, NY on December 31, 1920, daughter of the late Antonio and Antoinette Davalos Fusca, and wife of Anthony Vincent Sposato, who died in 1987.
Mrs. Sposato retired from Century Development and Ceco Utilities with over 40 years of experience. She and her husband developed Manchester Park where she served as both secretary and treasurer of Century Development. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church since 1947 and also belonged to the Parish Leisure Club. Mrs. Sposato was a charter member of the Friends of Villa Aviat, an associate of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, and also held memberships with the Cecil County Public Library, the Elk Creek Preservation Society, and Blessed Virgin Mary Sodality. She volunteered in the library at Mount Aviat Academy for 35 years, and also helped in the kitchen. Mrs. Sposato enjoyed flower gardening, reading, and interior decorating.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Sposato was preceded in death by her daughter, Ann Saunders; sister, Carmella Ferrara; and brothers, Frank, Joseph, and Albert Fusca.
She is survived by her sons, Anthony F. Sposato and wife, Silvana, Belle Fourche, SD, and Charles F. Sposato and wife, Kara, Florida; grandchildren, Michael A. Saunders, Mark W. Saunders and wife, Jennifer, Matthew C. Saunders, Joseph D. Saunders, all of Elkton, MD, Tina Tambini and husband, Clay, Bel Air, MD, Gina Lilly and husband, Kevin, Elkton, MD, Diana Moyers and husband, Shane, Bristow, VA, Lauren Thuro and husband, Gary, Frederick, MD, Jillian Caldwell and husband, Kim, Severna Park, MD, Charles Sposato, Jr., Caitlin Sposato, both of Havre de Grace, MD, Anthony Sposato and Nicholas Sposato, both of Elkton, MD; and great-grandchildren, Mason, Russell, Leo, Jessica, Madison, Kevin, Emily, Jacob, Susanna, Thomas, Luca, Lily, Giuliana, Michael, John, Bryant and Charlotte.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at Immaculate Conception Church, 454 Bow St., Elkton, MD. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, June 15, at Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton St., Elkton, MD 21921. Interment will follow in Mount Aviat Cemetery, Childs, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Immaculate Conception Church, or to the Oblate Sisters of St. Francis de Sales, in care of the funeral home at the above address. hickshomeforfunerals.com