Theresa A. Wachala, 87, of Paul Street, New Castle, died Monday, March 27, 2017, at Haven Convalescent Home in New Castle.
She was born on July 26, 1929, in New Castle, a daughter of the late Fracesco and Pierina (Albicsetto) Lovaglio.
Mrs. Wachala was a decorator at Shenango China, retiring after 17 years.
She was a member of Challenges, First Presbyterian Recreation Center, the Polish Falcons and the VFW Auxiliary.
She enjoyed line dancing, polka, playing bingo and was an avid card player and enjoyed the casino.
She is survived by three children, Vanna Vignola and her husband, Mitchell, of New Castle, Frank Pollio and his wife, Lori, of New Castle, and Michael Pollio of New Castle; two brothers, James Lovaglio of The Philippines and Joseph Lovaglio of New Castle; two sisters, Katherine Woryk of New Castle and Anne Bobby of St. Petersburg, Florida; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Nicholas and Peter Lovaglio.
Private funeral services will be held at the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave. The Rev. Bill Siple of St. Vitus Church will be officiating.
Burial will be in St. Vitus Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.williamrogerdecarbo.com.
Published on  March 28, 2017