Theresa B. Guerra
May 1, 1924 – March 29, 2019
Theresa Guerra, 94 of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 29, 2019.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am Saturday, April 6th at Christ the King Catholic Church, 8510 Wornall Rd.; burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd., Raytown. Friends may call from 6-8 pm, Friday, April 5th at McGilley Midtown Chapel, with the rosary at 7:30 pm.
Theresa was born May 1, 1924 and was a lifelog resident of Kansas City. She loved entertaining and welcomed all visitors to her home. She loved unconditionally and was adored by many, including her cherished "Secret Pals". She worked in retail at Woolf Brothers and Play World, as well as in real estate with her husband, Vince, the love of her life.
Theresa was preceded in death by her parents, Pedro and Juanita Briseno; her husband of 55 years, Vince Guerra, Jr.; brothers Manuel, Joseph and Peter Briseno; sisters Dolores Rios, Josephine Palmarin, Alice Barrera, Juanita Juarez and Esther Lozano.
Her survivors include her children, Vince Guerra, III (the late Nancy), Theresa Opdyke (Bill), Gary Guerra and Sylvia Guerra, stepdaughter Dee Ansel; sisters Mary Lipari (Anthony) and Carmen Wilkinson (Ron); five grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Fond memories and condolences may be shared at www.mcgilleymidtownchapel.com.
- Vince (the late Nancy) Guerra, III, Son
- Theresa (Bill) Opdyke, Daughter
- Gary Guerra, Son
- Sylvia Guerra, Daughter
- Dee Ansel, Stepdaughter
- Mary (Anthony) Lipari, Sister
- Carmen (Ron) Wilkinson, Sister
- 5 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren
- Visitation and Rosary Friday, April 5, 2019
- Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, April 6, 2019
- Graveside Committal Service Saturday, April 6, 2019
Theresa B. Guerra
Anna Marie Gonzales & Family
April 5, 2019
May your happy memories help your family thru this difficult time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
April 4, 2019
Mom, We will Raise our glass in CHEER for all the Love, Life, Laughs & Joy you shared with so many! Love you always and forever~~~
April 3, 2019
To the Guerra family, theresa was such a good friend to my parents. All I can think is how happy my mom will be to see her. They always had good times. She was a caring and fun Lady. My deepest sympathy to the family, may she rest in peace.
April 2, 2019
Aunt Teresa, my God Mother,
You were always so kind to me. You would bring me gifts when ever my family came to town and I knew you were thinking of me and loving me.
Your smile and laughter is what I will always remember most! I love you and wish you rest and peace!
March 31, 2019
I love you Mom💝 will always treasure each and every moment with you! Always fun-loving, our laughter together, Hugs and Kisses!
Plus the quality and quantity of time to be with you! An honor to be your caregiver for many years from beauty shop appointments, grocery store runs and doctor appointments and Beyond.
Love you Always and Forever, your Baby Girl