June 27, 1940 – October 17, 2023
Teresa McAuliffe Krzyzaniak (nee Sayers) of Cartersville, GA, formerly of Lansing, IL, passed away peacefully on October 17, 2023.
Teresa was born on June 27, 1940, in Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland. Loving mother of Eileen Ann (Will) Patterson, Noreen (Bryan) King, Denise (Jim) Alguire, and Tim (Jessica) McAuliffe. Grandmother of Ashley (Barry) Muldrey, Breann (Shane) Feuerbach, Cailee King, Kaylob (Katie) McAuliffe, and Timmy McAuliffe. Great grandmother of Jack, Isla, Declan, and Genevieve. Special friend to James Martin. Fond Aunt to many.
Loving sister to Breda (late George) Deady and Noreen (late Martin) Curran. Preceded in death by her parents John and Johanna Sayers, siblings Jim, Mary, Kathleen, Paddy, Jack, and the recently deceased Ann.
Teresa worked first as a bank teller at Riverdale Bank, followed by 25 years in the Deli at Walt’s Food Center. Teresa loved making ceramics, crocheting, and reading.
We would like to thank the caring staff at Townsend Health and Rehabilitation. Their kindness and attention provided to our mom has meant the world to us.
Visitation will be Tuesday, October 24, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. until a short service at 1:00 p.m. CURLEY FUNERAL HOME, 6116 W. 111th Street, Chicago Ridge, IL 60415. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.