Monday, July 13th, 2020 3:00pm - 6:00pm
McManus Funeral Home
4601 Avenue N
BROOKLYN, NY 11234
On Monday, July 6, 2020 Theresa Marvelli passed away at the age of 73. Theresa was born on June 1,1947 to Al and Bea Marvelli, the yougest of six children.Affectionately known as "Bunny" in her early years she grew up to become a nurse specializing in neonatal care. Known as Terri to her friends and colleagues, the majority of Theresa's career was spent as a nursing educator. She dedicated herself to teaching new nurses to be the best that they could be in caring for the sick. In her later career she slao taught at Hunter College while still nursing full time in the neonatal ICU at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan. Theresa had a creative side too. She loved to make chocolates, bake, paint ceramics, tend to her flowers and make creative meals in her kitchen. She also loved to sing in The Good Shepard Choir every Sunday.
Theresa was predeceased by her parents and her siblings, Carmela, Anthony and Beatrice. She is survived by her sisters Catherine and Lorraine, 13 nieces and nephews and 5 great great nieces and nephews, each holding a special place in her heart.