NILES, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Theresa L. Kaszowski, 61, died Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at Trumbull Regional Medical Center.

Theresa was born on August 24, 1961 in Mansfield, Ohio, the daughter of George Cushing and Carol (Lutz) Butcher.

She retired from the United States Air Force. After retirement, she primarily was a homemaker.

Theresa loved cats and volunteered her time at Cats Are People Too in Warren. She was an avid Notre Dame fan.

She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sharon, Pennsylvania.

Survivors include her husband, Gary J. Kaszowski of Niles, whom she married November 24, 1998; one daughter, Carolyn (Ronald, Jr.) Conard of Palmyra, Pennsylvania; her mother, Carol Butcher and her stepfather, Chuck Butcher of Leavittsburg, Ohio; siblings, Sean (Maria) Butcher, Scott Butcher, Brian (Sarah) Butcher, Christy Butcher and Nicole Butcher, all of Leavittsburg; two grandchildren, Jayden Conard and Alexis Kaszowski and several nieces and nephews.

Her father, George Cushing preceded her in death.

Per her wishes there will be no services.

Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Salem. To send condolences visit

Donations may be made in Theresa’s name to Cats Are People Too, PO Box 1947 Warren, OH 44482.

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A television tribute will air Friday, February 3 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.