Teresa Fillippi
Teresa Fillippi
  • March 29, 1927 - December 22, 2017
  • Fall River, Massachusetts

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Teresa Fillippi, age 90, of Fall River, died Friday, December 22, 2017 at the Catholic Memorial Home in Fall River. She was the wife of the late Victor S. Fillippi.

Born in Fall River, she was the daughter of the late Manuel Jacinto Mello Lindo and Sophia (Medeiros) Mello Lindo. She was a lifelong resident of the city.

Before retiring, she worked at Firestone, as a care-giver and as a cafeteria worker in several Fall River schools. Teresa was a communicant of Good Shepherd Parish and enjoyed crocheting, knitting and Bingo.

She is survived by a son Victor D. Fillippi and his wife Ann of Somerset; two daughters: Roberta and her husband Bill Schneller of Berkley and Suzanne and her husband Dan Ference of Freeville, NY; grandsons Chris and Will; great granddaughter Ella; a sister Olive Doyle of Somerset, many nieces and nephews and her beloved BJ and Laurie. She was the mother of the late David V. Fillippi and sister of the late Joseph, Abilio, Alfred, Manuel Mello Lindo and Ida Tenchara and Mary Mis.

Her funeral will be held on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11am in Good Shepherd Parish, 1595 South Main St., Fall River. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 9:30am to 10:30am in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Cherry Place, 178 Winter St., Fall River. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her honor may be made to a charity of one's choice. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River. For directions and online registration, please visit: www.waring-sullivan.com