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Theresa M. Shores

October 20, 1935 ~ November 15, 2022 (age 87) 87 Years Old


Theresa M. (Muscello) Shores, 87, of Bristol, widow of John H. Shores, died on Tuesday (November 15, 2022) at home surrounded by family and friends.
Theresa was born in Bronx, NY on October 20, 1935 and was one of two daughters of the late Paul and Madeline (Ferraiuolo) Muscello.

She was raised in Bristol and graduated from St. Anthony Grammar and High Schools. She worked at the former Bristol Store before going to work for the Bristol Probate Court retiring after 31 years of service. She was an avid Yankee fan and loved to bake pies. She was a member of OSIA and was a parishioner of St. Francis de Sales Parish, Bristol, devoted to St. Anthony Church where she was a member of the Rosary Society.
Theresa is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Paul and Karla Shores of Bristol; and nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her sister: Josephine (Muscello) Pietrofesa and her husband, Dominic.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday (November 19, 2022) at 9 AM from Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, to St. Anthony Church, 111 School St., Bristol for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at Funk Funeral Home on Friday between 4 and 7 PM. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Blvd., Southington, CT 06489. Please visit Theresa’s memorial website at

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November 18, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Funk Funeral Home
35 Bellevue Ave.
Bristol, CT 06010

November 19, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Anthony Church
111 School St.
Bristol, CT 06010


St. Joseph Cemetery
522 Terryville Ave.
Bristol, CT 06010


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