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Therese Louise Messerschmitt


Therese Louise Messerschmitt, 81, who resided in Apache Junction, Arizona, passed away from this life and onto her heavenly home on April 23, 2022.
She was a member of Saint Georges Catholic Church in Apache Junction, Arizona.
Therese had a vigor for life and a tenacious spirit. She was an avid botanist, an amateur geologist with an affinity for animals.
She is survived by 2-siblings, Willie and Mary. 4-children, Brian, Annie, Peggy and Matthew. 4-grandchildren, 4-great-grandchildren and a host of extended family and friends.
Leaving a legacy of strength and virtue, she will be sorely missed each and every day.