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Theresa Elizabeth (Serra) Hurley
Birth: Dec. 12, 1920
Capaldo
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1988
Dearborn
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Daughter of Luigi and Concetta (Merenda)Serra, who was born in Capaldo, now Frontenac, Kansas. With the help of her brother Tom Serra, she and her sister Ellen (Serra) Coleman, moved to Dearborn, MI in 1940. She worked at the Ford Rouge Plant, as one of the famous Rosie the Rivetors. She even worked in the Rouge offices and had the pleasure of meeting Henry Ford I, as he visited the plant. Her close friends included Mrs. Cramton who was Chad Everett's mother, she worked with her at the Rouge Plant, her other friends were her 7 other siblings. She was one of 9 Children and 8 survived.Also,Dearborn Mayor Orville Hubbard, and Michael A. Guido was one of her friends, along with Michigan State Senator George Hart.
My Grandmother wasn't a bragger about what she did or knew, she always taught her 3 children to be private.She passed away from Ovarian Cancer, in Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn. At the time of her death,she had worked for 26 years for the Dearborn Public Schools. She worked at Miller School from 1961 - 1976, and Lowery School from 1976 - 1988. 
 
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 Parents:
  Luigi C. Serra (1883 - 1960)
  Concetta Merenda Serra (1892 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Marlene Kay Hurley (1946 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leo Serra (1914 - 1916)*
  Gaetano Serra (1916 - 2015)*
  Leo Serra (1917 - 1991)*
  Marietta Serra Hribar (1919 - 1989)*
  Theresa Elizabeth (Serra) Hurley (1920 - 1988)
  Ellen Ann Serra Coleman (1923 - 2015)*
  John F. Serra (1925 - 1985)*
  Joseph P Serra (1927 - 1989)*
  Julia Dolores Serra Rybnick (1931 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Hedwig Cemetery
Dearborn Heights
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Joel Hurley
Record added: Feb 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8346972
Theresa Elizabeth <i>(Serra)</i> Hurley
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Theresa Elizabeth <i>(Serra)</i> Hurley
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Theresa Elizabeth <i>(Serra)</i> Hurley
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Tiamo Grandma, on your 21st anniversary of your death tomorrow.
- Joel Hurley
 Added: Mar. 31, 2009

- Cathy
 Added: Dec. 19, 2008

- FreddieD.
 Added: Oct. 9, 2008
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