Therese P. Degley

Dec 17, 1930 - Oct 19, 2012


Therese P. Degley, 81, of Port Clinton, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, in Edgewood Manor Nursing Center, Port Clinton.

She was born on Dec. 17, 1930, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Lawrence and Florence (Cecil) Petrofsky. Therese worked as a homemaker and caregiver who especially loved her family. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Port Clinton.  

Therese is survived by her son, Maurice Degley of Arizona; daughter, Victoria Jean Krauss of Cleveland; son, Lawrence Degley of Cleveland; son, James Degley of Port Clinton; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; niece, Victoria M. (James) Rogers of Port Clinton; a great-niece and a great-nephew.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Florence Smetana; and infant sister, Victoria Petrofsky.  

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Port Clinton. Interment will be in Catawba Island Cemetery.  

Memorial donations in memory of Therese may be made to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the family at