Teresa Enright Eliezer, age 87, of Leesburg, Virginia passed away on January 12, 2016 while at INOVA Loudoun Nursing Center. The cause was congestive heart failure.
Born March 29, 1928 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late John D. Enright and the late Mary G. Enright.
She earned a B.A. in Sociology from Moravian College in Bethlehem in 1949. While attending Moravian College, she met her future husband, David Eliezer, who was a student at neighboring Lehigh University. After marrying in 1950, they relocated to Virginia, settling in Fredericksburg. For many years, she worked with foster children as a social worker for Spotsylvania and Stafford Counties. After retirement, she moved with her husband to Leesburg.
In addition to her husband of 61 years, she is predeceased by a daughter, Loraine, who died in infancy and a brother John J. G. Enright of Bethlehem. She is survived by a son, Kenneth F. Eliezer of Leesburg, two daughters Elaine Eliezer Supan (Paul) of Leesburg and Jean E. Richards (Nic) of Yorktown, a brother Henry J. Enright of Mexico City, and a sister Anne R. Enright of Bethlehem, PA.
A graveside service will be held in Union Cemetery on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army 10 Cardinal Park Drive SE, Leesburg, Virginia 20176.