Therese (Heroux) Moreau, passed away peacefully on January 18, 2021. She was 93 years old. Born on July 2,1927, in Canada, Therese came to the United States after marrying the love of her life, Joseph Arthur Moreau, on July 4, 1949. A proud French Canadian from Trois Rivieres, Quebec, she retained her citizenship while she lived out her dream of being married and having a large family. Therese dedicated her life to her husband and eight children, providing continual love and support for them. She treasured her children and grandchildren, embracing every moment she had with them. She enjoyed cooking and caring for others. Therese had a very strong faith and was active in the Catholic Church. Her life was a living example of her motto: “Un jour a la foi, avec priere”, translation: “One day at a time in faith, with prayer."
Preceded in death by her loving husband of 58 years, Joseph Moreau and her daughter Denise Dalessandro (George). She is survived by seven children, her daughter Marie Newman and her two children, Julie Morriss (Jim) and Lisa Newman (Casey) - three great-grandchildren, Brandon, Kayla and Mira; her daughter Carole Chew (Tim) and their two children, Micaela and David (Alex) Chew; her daughter Janine Moreau (Cathy); her son Joe Moreau (Diane - deceased); her son John Moreau (Julie) and their two children Marc and Nicole Moreau; her son Jim Moreau and his two children Danielle and Luc Moreau; her son Jeff Moreau (Ellen) and their two children Oliver and Elliott Moreau.
A private family memorial mass will be held at Saint Christopher church in Rocky River, Ohio.