Theresa Burgay

August 1, 1951 ~ January 26, 2018 (age 66)
Theresa Burgay, passed on Friday, January 26, 2018, in the company of family and friends who loved her. Born in Philadelphia, Theresa moved with her family to North Syracuse in the early '60s and spent her life in the Central New York region. She was an avid reader, a fan of classic movies and music of the '60s and '70s, enjoyed boating on Ontario, reading on the beach, and sharing a glass of wine with friends on summer evenings. She was the daughter of George and Dorothy Willis, both of whom passed in the 1990s. She was a devoted mother to her children, Andrea, Brian, and Matt. She is also survived by her sister Dottie Abbey, her brothers George and Ralph Willis, and her friend and caring companion for many years, Bob Desimone. Calling hours will be held Tuesday, January 30th from 10:30-11:30am at Sears-Middleton-Jones Funeral Home, with funeral services to follow at St. Rose of Lima Church in North Syracuse at Noon. Please leave a condolence to the family at

Cemetery Details

Pine Plains Cemetery

Clay, NY,


JAN 30. 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Sears Middleton Jones Funeral Home

209 North Main Street

North Syracuse, NY, US, 13212

Funeral Mass

JAN 30. 12:00 PM

St. Rose of Lima

South Main St.

North Syracuse, NY, NY, US, 13212

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