PAWTUCKET - Theresa Dawson, 86, formerly of Pawtucket died May 11, 2011. She was the wife of the late Harmon G. Dawson.
Mrs. Dawson was born in Pawtucket, the daughter of the late Dominick and Assunta (Bonini) Garzoli. She was a weaver in the textile industry in Pawtucket for many years.
Mrs. Dawson enjoyed her time with the St. Teresa's Seniors and her Weight Watchers friends.
She is survived by her daughters, Beverly Yankee and her husband David of Sutton Massachusetts and Cynthia Barros and her husband Ray of Clearwater Florida. Mrs. Dawson also leaves a brother, Ovidio Garzoli and his wife Virginia in Pawtucket and her granddaughters, Lindsay and Shana Yankee.
The funeral for Mrs. Dawson will be Monday at 9:00 a.m. from the MANNING-HEFFERN FUNERAL HOME, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Teresa's Church, 358 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket at 10:00 a.m. Her burial will be in Mt. St. Mary's Cemetery. The calling hours for Mrs. Dawson will be Sunday 2-5 p.m. in the funeral home
Donations may be made to St. Teresa's Church, 358 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket R.I. 02860 in Mrs. Dawsonâ€™s memory. For guest book signatures please visit www.manningheffern.com