Therese Ann (Tartaglia) Nancrede died peacefully Jan. 2, 2018, of cancer in Indianapolis. She was born May 12, 1942, in Terre Haute, to Tony and Irene Tartaglia.
She had a sharp sense of humor and loved taking care of her granddaughter and creating beautiful art with her. She also loved movies, shopping at Goodwill and funky sunglasses. Therese graduated from Indiana State University, taught art in Warren Township Schools for 10 years and later had a long career at Ethan Allen Furniture.
She is survived by her son, Christopher Nancrede; granddaughter, Sophia Nancrede Restrepo of Indianapolis; brother, Charles Tartaglia of Terre Haute; nieces, Jean Anne Jenkins and Cheryl Briggs; and nephews, Marc and Jonathon Tartaglia, all of Terre Haute.
A Mass will be Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at 11 a.m. at St. Joan of Arc Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Heroes Cancer Research Fund at http://www.heroesfoundation.org/donate
Arrangements: Indiana Funeral Care
Published on January 7, 2018