LONG BEACH Teresa McCarthy (Monzingo), 52, died Aug. 27, 2011, at her parents home in Long Beach.
She was diagnosed with stage IV Gliosarcoma brain cancer on Sept. 17, 2010, and was laid to rest amongst the stars this week. The daughter of Max and Mary Monzingo, she was born Aug. 19, 1959, in Seattle.
She will be remembered for her big heart and generous nature, her silliness, her laugh and smile. She will be missed dearly by all, especially her three children: Adam, Mark and Melissa, as well as her parents, Max and Mary Monzingo; her siblings, Beverly and Robert and her finance, Mark McCarthy. Family and friends will cherish their memories of her.
A celebration of life will be held in her honor on Sept. 3, in Federal Way. For more information, please visit Help Save My Mom on Facebook.