Theresa Manley of Shadyside, OH, passed away on May 20, 2020.
Theresa was born January 14, 1926 to Sylvester and Theresa Slezak.
Surviving are her daughter Mary Kate Manley (Tera Mar) of McKinleyville, CA, Patrick Manley of Columbus, OH, Michael (Amy) Manley of Springfield, OH, and brother Michael Slezak of Tyler, TX. Also surviving Theresa are grandsons Kevin Manley and Ryan (Amy) Manley, their mother, Linda Cipriani, and sisters-in-law Marilyn Schlanz and Patty (Don) Roth. She is also survived and loved by many nieces and nephews around the country.
In addition to her parents, Theresa was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, infant son Joseph, brothers Steve and Sylvester Slezak and sisters Mary Krupa, Julia Kipp, Katherine Sabatina, and Agnes Snyder.
Theresa lived her entire life in Shadyside. She started her education in a one-room schoolhouse in Webb and graduated Shadyside High School in 1944 as valedictorian. After graduation she immediately gained employment with a local mining company in the bookkeeping department. She used that as a starting point for a career as office manager for many companies in the area and retired from North American Coal Company.
Through her life she enjoyed camping with Bill and the kids at Seneca Lake and Salt Fork and then, later in life, traveling and camping around the country with family. She adored her grandchildren and loved her nieces and nephews as if they were her own.
Theresa was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Shadyside.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family with Fr. Daniel Heusel officiating.
Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, 3900 Central Ave. Shadyside, Ohio 43947.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Senior Services of Belmont County for Meals on Wheels and/or Valley Hospice Liza’s Place
Care Center South in Wheeling by going to “TMCFunding.com”.
Share your thoughts and memories of Theresa with the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com