Amelia (Uzzo) Territo, 101, of Indiana, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019, at the Communities at Indian Haven, Indiana.
She was born in 1917 to John Uzzo and Angeline (Tucci) Uzzo, in Jefferson County.
Amelia loved baking and was a champion apple pie baker in Indiana County for several years. She was well known for her delicious pies, bread and cinnamon rolls. Amelia was an avid bowler for many years and was proud to be the oldest sanctioned bowler in Western Pennsylvania. She also loved to play the lotto.
She was a cook for many years at the Campus Grill on Philadelphia Street, and she was also employed by Indiana Upholstery, worked as a beautician, and most recently was employed at BiLo Market, Indiana. She was a member of St. Thomas More University Parish, Indiana. She was also a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas for over 75 years.
Amelia is survived by her children: Michael “Mickey” Territo, Madison, Ohio; Richard Territo, Farmington Hills, Mich.; and Judy Haberkorn (Arnie), Indiana. She will also be missed by her grandson, AJ Haberkorn III (Allison), and great-granddaughter, Adelyn Haberkorn, Greensburg.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Territo; and the following siblings: Eleanor DeFeo, Sister Judith Uzzo, RSM, Rose Uzzo, Matthew Uzzo and Joseph Uzzo.
Friends will be received today from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Rairigh-Bence Funeral Home of Indiana. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Thomas More University Parish, Indiana. The Rev. Father Alan Polczynski will officiate. Interment will be at Oakland Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, Indiana: 410 N. Fourth St., Indiana, PA 15701 or St. Thomas More University Parish, Indiana: 1200 Oakland Ave., Indiana, PA 15701.
Online condolences may be made at: www.rbfh.net.