Theresa Delores (Yaros) Rigo

July 20, 1931 ~ April 19, 2019 (age 87)


Theresa D. Rigo, age 87, Ashtabula Twp., died early Friday morning at her residence.

She was born July 20, 1931 in Starford, PA, the daughter of Andrew & Mary (Cichoski) Yaros and has resided in the Ashtabula area all of her life.

Mrs. Rigo was a member of Our Lady of Peace Parish-St. Joseph Church.  Her grandson, Christopher Davis brought great joy to her life.  Her dog, Lacey was always at her side.  She enjoyed outdoor concerts and community events, never missing any of her grandson’s involvements at the Conneaut Arts Center.

Survivors include five children, Edward Rigo in Virginia, Diane Belnap, Sandra (Bill) Holzinger & Kathleen (Bob) Copeland, all of Ashtabula and JoAnn (Dennis) Varee of N. Kingsville; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and a sister, Agnes Sullivan in Pennsylvania.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Edward in 1993 and sisters and brothers.

A private funeral mass will take place at Our Lady of Peace Parish-St. Joseph Church in Ashtabula, with the Rev. Fr. Raymond Thomas officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Memorial contributions are suggested to the Conneaut Arts Center, 1025 Buffalo St., Conneaut, OH  44030, The American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH   44106 and St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 252 Danny Thomas Way, Memphis, TN  38105   The Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors and Crematory and staff, Ashtabula, Jefferson & Geneva are privilege to serve the Theresa Rigo family.  Express condolences, view obituary or light a candle at

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Private Services


Conneaut Arts Center
1025 Buffalo St., Conneaut OH 44030

American Cancer Society
10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland OH 44106
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105

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