Charlotte "Teddi" Smillie Cerullo, age 76, of Masontown, Pa, died peacefully on October 26, 2018. She was born on Friday August 7, 1942 to the late Alice Frost Smillie and Samuel Smillie, Carmichaels, Pa. Her step-father, Albert "Red" Beringo, adored her and her family.
On Sept. 19, 1964 she married the love of her life, Arthur Cerullo Sr. with whom she shared a long and happy marriage.
She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown, PA, and proudly served as past president of the Christian Mothers.
"Teddi" enjoyed baking with her granddaughters for holidays and family gatherings. She adored spending time with her great grandsons during their sleepovers. She spent countless hours decorating for holidays and loved her dogs, Charlie & Chubby and cats, Snowball & Boots and was very fond of the “bird".
She worked at Shop N Save in Masontown for many years in the bakery/deli departments and was lovingly known to many as the "Hoagie Lady" or the "Princess Cake Queen". She spent many hours volunteering at All Saints Grade school in the cafeteria. She was everyone's Grandma Teddi.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Sandra Coffman and Son-in-law, Kenneth P. Riggin.
Cherished memories of a loving and generous wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and cousin will be embraced by her husband Arthur Cerullo Sr., son Arthur Cerullo Jr and wife, Mary. Daughter, Faith Cerullo Riggin and fiancé, Tod L'Hommedieu, Granddaughters, Christina Cerullo Williams, Amber N. Riggin and Hayley J. Riggin , Great Grandsons Aidon and Cason, her "brother and sisters", the Mojock Families and many other cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received in the Terravecchia-Haky Home for Funerals, Inc., 515 N. Main St., Masontown, PA, on Tuesday October 30, 2018 from 2-8 p.m.; and on Wednesday October 31, 2018 until 9:30 a.m. when prayers of transfer will be said.
The Funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. in St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown PA.
Interment will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery, Masontown, PA.