Teresa Fazio headstone
Teresa Fazio headstone in 1913
Teresa was born on Apr 2, 1913 in Logansport, IN and died just two minutes into her life. She was born just seven days after a flood which occurred on March 25, 1913 in the Wabash River.
Her brothers, Rosario (1908-1913) and Joseph (1910-1913) both died on Apr 4, 1913 due to Cerebral Meningitis, their illness caused by the flood. This was just two days after their sister Teresa's death. The flood and this epidemic took the lives of over 200 people in the state of Indiana.
Teresa is the daughter of Louis Fazio and Arcangela Perri. Sister of Vincenzina "Jennie" Fazio Ruggiano, Marie Fazio Cucinotta, Rosario Fazio, Joseph Fazio, Elvera Fazio Johnson and Anthony Fazio.
Teresa is buried in Mount Hope/Saint Vincent Cemetery in Logansport, IN.
Her brothers Joseph and Rosario are also buried here, however over the years several headstones have sunk into the ground and they have yet to be located.