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Theresa R. Lynch

Sept. 3, 1939 - June 28, 2018

Theresa R. Lynch, 78, passed away peacefully at St. Francis Home in Shillington, PA on
Thursday, June 28, 2018. Formerly of Altoona, Theresa was the daughter of the late Joseph
G. and Anna E. (Lascoli) Lestochi. She married Donald F. Lynch on Aug. 20, 1960.

Surviving are her loving husband, Donald; son Mark Lynch; daughter Donna (Jack) Stchur;
two grandchildren, Brenna and Cole Stchur; brother Robert Lestochi; sister Joan DiFalco; and
many nieces and nephews.

Theresa was a 1957 graduate of Altoona High School and a 1960 graduate of Germantown
Hospital School of Nursing with a degree as a registered nurse. She retired in 1999 from
HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital.

She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. She volunteered at Berks
Visiting Nurse Association, Berks County Home Care, Breast Cancer Support Services of
Berks County, and HealthSouth Reading Rehabilitation Hospital.

Friends will be received from 9am to 10:45am, Saturday, June 30, 2018 at the Santella
Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be held at 11am, Saturday, June 30, at Our Lady of Mount
Carmel Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St. Francis Home, 144 Hillside Dr,
Shillington, PA 19607 (www.stfrancishomereading.org) or Central PA Community Foundation,
Attn: Norma A. Lestochi Memorial Scholarship, 1330 11 th Ave. Altoona, PA.
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