AKRON - Mary Teresa Hurray died on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Summa Akron City Hospital in Akron, Ohio.
She was the daughter of James and Mary McCue and lived in Leetonia, Ohio, for the first 32 years of her life. She has been a resident of Akron for over 56 years.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Philip Hurray, and her brother, Larry McCue.
She leaves beloved children, Phil of Tempe, Ariz., Mary (Richard) Churchill of Odessa, Fla., Michael (Mick) (Anne), Paul (Kim) and Tom of Akron.
Mom always liked to keep up with current events and was very intelligent. She was a great listener and even took Spanish classes at a later age. Before getting married and moving to Akron, she worked as a personal secretary in Youngstown, then for the Catholic Exponent newspaper as an editor. Mom loved her children and took great care of them.
The family thanks the doctors and nurses throughout the years for their extraordinary care, and to Dave for being a great friend to her.
The family received friends Monday from 9 to 10:45 a.m. at the Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St., Akron. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial followed at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1580 Brown St. Akron, Ohio 44301. Private burial will be at Grandview Cemetery in Salem, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Paul Church Building Fund or Mobile Meals. (Anthony, Akron, anthonyfh.com 330-724-1281).