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“Dear Dick, I am so sorry to hear of Theresa's passing... You are in my prayers.. Candace Hunt-Jones ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Candace Hunt-Jones - Naples, FL

“Richard, Lisa and family, I am so very, deeply sorry for your loss. I just learned this AM and I am so sorry I did not make the funeral. Mom &...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Angie (Barnum) Gerdom - Ft. Wayne, IN

“I did not know your loved one, but I know of the Labreto name ... I just wanted you to know that I took the time to go through all 137 photos and by...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Anne Sherbondy - Fort Wayne, IN

4 of 11 | Posted by: REX & SUSIE BUSSARD - NEW HAVEN, IN

“I certainly want to extend my sympathy to Dick and the family of Teresa's death. I know it's hard to part with loved ones. but it does end the...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Don Scherer - New Haven, IN

“Dick,sorry to hear of your loss. we have not seen you two in a and Mary were always a good time when all of us were together.stay strong...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: jack poiry - urbana, OH

7 of 11 | Posted by: jack poiry - urbana, OH

“Dear Lisa and Family,My prayers are with you during this hard time. Sincerely,Ellen ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Ellen Spence - Evansville, IN

“Dick so sorry for your loss ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Larry Malcom - fremont, IN

“Dear Dick & Lisa,We are so sorry to hear about the death of Theresa.She was such a beautiful Lady and great friend.We know that there are a lot of...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: mike & colleen koehl - AZ

“May perpetual light shine upon her and may she rest in peace. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Kevin Shake - Indianapolis, IN

Mary Theresa Lebrato Newman, 80, passed away peacefully, Friday, July 28, 2017 in her Fort Wayne home surrounded by family. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN, Theresa enjoyed being at the lake, cooking, and adored her grandchildren. She loved traveling to southern Italy to visit her family. Surviving are her Spouse, Richard Newman of Fort Wayne; daughter, Lisa (Shawn) Patterson of Fort Wayne; sister, Joanne (Dennis) Lake of Fishers, IN; granddaughter, Sophia Patterson; grandson, Tony Patterson; nephew, William (Jessica) Lebrato; niece, Gina Lebrato; nephews, Nicholas (Maryann) Lake, Michael (Gina) Lake, and Christopher Lebrato; and niece, Jen Robison; and many great-nieces and nephews that brought her much joy. Theresa was preeceded in death by father, William Lebrato; mother, Martha Lebrato; and brother, Joseph Lebrato. Calling is, Monday, July 31, 2017, at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Road, from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. with a Rosary at 3:30 pm. Mass of Christian Burial is Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 10:30 am with Father Jonathan Norton officiating at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1502 E. Wallen Road Fort Wayne, IN 46825 with calling one hour prior to the Mass. Burial in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to the Heartland Hospice or Bishop Dwenger Scholarship Fund. To sign the online guest book, go to