Theresa Alt, 88, of Bellevue, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, at Bellevue Care Center with her family by her side.
She was born July 3, 1930, in Marywood, the daughter of the late John and Appolonia (Siesel) Gerber. She married Cletus Alt June 13, 1953, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church.
Survivors include her two sons, Dennis (Gayle) Alt and David (Chris) Alt; a daughter, Diane (Nick) Miller; a sister, Martha Fritz; nine grandchildren, Nicole (Dan) Schiefer, Brandi (Jude) Hines, Dr. Amber (Luke) Alt, Marlee Alt, Dustin (Kim) Alt, Tyler (Heidi) Alt, Brennen Alt, Matthew (Rachael) Miller and Nathan (Steph) Miller; and 10 great-grandchildren, Lilly, Evan and Tom Schiefer, Weston Alt, Reagan, McKinley, Harrison and Taylor Alt, and Audra and Charlotte Miller.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; twin grandsons, Zachary and Derrick Schiefer; a sister, Rita Gates; and brother, Julius Gerber.
She was a homemaker and member of St. Gaspar Church, Altar Rosary Society, Bellevue Garden Club, Four County Young at Heart and Eagles Aerie 490 Auxiliary. Theresa enjoyed making and sharing cookies, tending to her garden, playing cards and attending Sorrowful Mother Shrine, but loved being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren most of all.
Friends will be received 2-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, where the rosary will be recited Sunday 1:30 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, 16209 CR 46, Bellevue. Burial will follow in St. Michael’s Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Sorrowful Mother Shrine, 4106 SR 269 N., Bellevue, OH 44811.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com.