Fitzgerald, Theresa Macchietto, "Terri" Sep 13, 1956 - Feb 24, 2016 Survived by her husband of 39 years, John Fitzgerald; daughter and son-in-law, Meaghan and Pete Walls and granddaughter Avery; daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Matt Folkerts and granddaughter Aviana; parents, Joe and Edie Macchietto; sisters: Karen DeHeer, Susan Hughes, and Christine Johnson; nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles. In all of her life's endeavors Terri's greatest passion always centered around children. This was reflected from her relationships with her own daughters, to the lasting impact on children in her classroom as a fifth-grade teacher at St. Bernard's, to her twenty-five-year commitment serving our exceptional children and their families at CRCC. The family will receive friends Wednesday, March 2nd, from 5pm to 7pm at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, 15353 Pacific, followed by VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Thursday, March 3rd at 10:30am at St. Wenceslaus Church, with Rev. Tom Bauwens and Rev. Patrick Timothy Fitzgerald (brother-in-law) concelebrating; luncheon immediately following Mass. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Children's Respite Care Center (CRCC), 5321 S 138th Street, Omaha, NE 68137, crccomaha.org. HEAFEY-HOFFMANN-DWORAK-CUTLER 5108 "F" St. 402-391-3900 www.heafeyheafey.com
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