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“Mary and Dena...I just found out as I haven't heard from her in awhile and haven't had a response when I called so I googled today..... I just want...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Merily Duster/Pompa - Park City, UT

“I hadn't heard from my dear friend Theresa in a long time. Something prompted me to check the obits in the Post-Gazette today (Oct. 5, 2015), and I...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Although we were 30 years apart in age Theresa was my dear friend. We were both from Italian descent and she and I had wonderful conversations about...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“The most fantastic woman I ever met. Her energy was endless, she love people. I'll never forget you. Love, Judi Pistorius ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Judi Pistorius - Pittsbirgh, PA

“I think about Theresa all of the time. I will never forget her. I wish I could thank her again for all that she taught me and having faith in me. She...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Thomas Carson - New York, NY

“Aunt Theresa one day when I was a very young boy you asked me if I wanted some spaghetti and I said no but I said I would like a spaghetti sandwich....Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“i worked with Theresa A. at Elizabeth Arden's 30 some years ago. I'll always remember her kind loving smile and what a hard worker she was. She...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Bonnie Crogan

“What a beautiful life Theresa had - loving family, great faith and so many friends. So many years, so many wonderful memories. Our deepest sympathy...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: David Capriotti - Mercer, PA

“There isn't one word that I can think of to describe Dearest Theresa. The planet has lost a gentile, kind & thoughtful lady. A woman of faith &...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“God Bless You Theresa. My Sincere Sympathy. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Marsha Mitkoski/Maioli - PA

“Deepest,loving sympathy on the loss of your mom.Know that she is at peace in heaven and ALL the angels are lining up to have their hair done! Now...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: RICH AND MARE MUNO - VENICE, FL


Age 95, of Chicken Hill, on Thursday, September 10, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Anthony N. Acciaroli; loving mother of John P. (Charlene) Acciaroli, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth (Patrick) Buratti; grandmother of Major Michele L. Buratti, US Army, Dena Marie (fiancé Mark) White, John Paul Acciaroli, Jr., Kellie Coriston and Michael Coriston; great-grandmother of Ellese M., Gabriella N., Sophia B., Teresa "Tessa" M., Abby Lee, Jessica and Justin; sister of Sara Whalen and the late Anthony Brunotts, Eugene, John and Josephine Brunozzi and Elizabeth Schnaubelt. Theresa had an illustrious career spanning 55 years as an esthetician. She started at Elizabeth Arden Salon in Kaufmann's in downtown Pittsburgh. Later she opened a facial department in Beti Weitzner Salon in the Carlton House Hotel. There she attended to many local and international celebrities, where she befriended most notably, Phyllis Diller, Jeanie Martin, and Mrs. Alan Alda, whom she had for one Easter Sunday dinner, with her husband, Alan. She then retired at the age of 68, deciding a few years later to open her own business in Shadyside, Salon diGiorgi and later Christian Studio in downtown Pittsburgh. Theresa was a woman of great faith and love of family. She surrounded herself with family, friends and beautiful flower gardens. She was proud of her contribution to the war effort by working on the LSTs for Dravo on Neville Island during WWII. Friends received 4-8 p.m. Monday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Philip Church, Crafton on Tuesday at 10 a.m. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 1028 Benton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15212.