Teresa Asaro


Mrs. Teresa Asaro, 67 of Cartersville, GA passed away on May 5, 2019. Teresa was born May 6, 1951 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Mr. Salvatore Rosa and Geraldine (Alfano) Rosa.

Teresa was a devoted wife and mother. There wasn’t a PTA meeting, Boy Scout event, wrestling meet or baseball game that she missed. She loved to tell stories and took pleasure in people’s laughs and smiles. Teresa enjoyed cooking, and sharing food with her friends and family. An avid lover of animals, she gave numerous strays a warm and loving home, especially to her beloved dog, Sunny. 

Teresa was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Mario Asaro, her sisters Carmela Rosa, Francesca Deutschen, and her parents. 

She is survived by her son, Kenny Asaro, sister Rosemarie (Frank) Marino, nephew Christopher (Cecile) Deutschen, niece Christina Marino, and great niece Sophia Deutschen. 

A Celebration of Life service will be held at St. Francis on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at ten o’clock in the morning with Father Juan Anzora. She will be cremated following the service.

The family will receive friends Monday, May 13, 2019 from five p.m. to nine p.m. at Owen Funeral Home in Cartersville. 

Please visit owenfunerals.com to leave online condolences for the family.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA is honored to serve Teresa’s family in this most difficult time.