Pikeville-Theresa Marie Sauli Chiovaro, 90, peacefully passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, December 18, 2021 in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family. Theresa was born in Port Jefferson Station, New York on October 16, 1931 to the late John Sauli and Margaret Murphy Sauli.
In addition to her parents, Theresa was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Chiovaro and a brother, Jack Sauli.
Theresa is survived by her four daughters, Debi Walderman and husband, Rich, René Campbell, Sheila Covar and husband, Chuck, and Sharon McKeon and husband, Chris; sister, Barbara Pettignano; brother, James Sauli and wife, Sally; ten grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Family was paramount to Theresa, she devoted her time and energy to caring for, loving on, and praying for her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. As selfless and humble as they come, Theresa always put others and their needs ahead of her own. In the eyes of her family, Theresa was the epitome of a Saint. Theresa was a dedicated and faithful servant of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 23, 2021 at Saint Mary Roman Catholic Church with Father Roch T. Drozdzik officiating. Interment will be on Tuesday December 28, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Calverton National Cemetery in Calverton, New York.
A Rosary will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at Seymour Funeral Home, followed by a time of visitation from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Seymour Funeral Home & Cremation Service. Online condolences may be sent to www.seymourfuneralhome.com.
New York arrangements are entrusted to Alexander-Rothwell Funeral Home.