Theresa M. Bardsley – Tampa, Fla.

Theresa M. Bardsley – Tampa, Fla.

Theresa M. Bardsley, passed away on March 31, in the Advent Health Carrollwood, Tampa, Fla.

Born in Pawtucket, Theresa was the daughter of Francis Johnson and Ellen Johnson (Chretien).

She leaves her loving husband of 49 years, Thomas R. Bardsley, of Tampa, Fla.; her son, James T. Bardsley, and his wife Melanie A. Bardsley, of Cumberland, R.I.; her daughter, Lorie C. Krouse, and her husband, Kurtis Krouse, of Minneola, Fla.

She also leaves her four grandchildren Rachel E. Bardsley, Sarah M. Bardsley, both of Cumberland R.I., andJocelyn C. Krouse and Emma L. Krouse, both of Minneola, Fla.

Theresa is survived by her siblings Colleen Johnson of Pawtucket, R.I., and Emile Johnson of Providence, R.I., sister-in-law, Linda Arno, and brother-in-law, Ray Arno, of Pawtucket, R.I., and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings Delores Depot and Ellen Robideau.

Theresa “Terry” Bardsley was a loving Nana to her four granddaughters they were her whole world. She enjoyed going to the beach and the pool anything to be outdoors basking in the sun. She enjoyed decorating her house for each season. Her life was fulfilled by her friends and family which all brought her happiness. She was extraordinary as well as had such a loving and infectious personality.

A Memorial Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, April 10, at 10 a.m., in the Historic St. Joseph Church, 1303 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Arrangements are under the direction of the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Cumberland, R.I.

For the onnline memorial, visit www.jjduffyfuneralhome.com .