Theresa H. Crossland
CUMBERLAND - Theresa H. (Forsyth) Crossland, 83, formerly of Marywood Lane, passed away Thursday in the Westerly Health Center surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Gerald Crossland for 65 years.
Born in Hoboken, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Edward J. and Helen C. (Fahy) Forsyth. She resided in Cumberland for over 20 years, previously residing in Port Charlotte, FL and most recently made her home with her daughter Catherine and son-in-law John in Westerly RI.
She was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church in Westerly RI.
She leaves nine children, Barry Crossland of Portsmouth RI, Mark Crossland of Anniston Alabama, Bridget DeCosta and son-in-law Raymond of Jacksonville Alabama, Catherine Johansen and son-in-law John of Westerly, RI, Mary Flanigan of Fort Collins Colorado, Gerald Crossland and daughter-in-law Cheryl of Raymore Missouri, Ann Marie Urbanek and son-in-law Dr. Anthony Urbanek of Brentwood Tennessee, Elizabeth Palmer and son-in-law Gregory of East Greenwich RI and Sean Crossland and daughter-in-law Stephanie of East Greenwich RI. Theresa leaves a sister Mary Reilly of Nashville, TN, seventeen grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday October 18th at 11 AM in the Historic St. Joseph Church, Mendon Road, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited.
The celebration of her life will be under the direction of the J.J. Duffy Funeral Home. Directions/Guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com