Theresa K. Gregory

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Hartland, Vt. — Theresa K. Gregory, 58, died Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, at Hanover Terrace in Hanover, N.H.

Theresa was born Jan. 21, 1959, in Toronto, ON, Canada a daughter of Ted and Elona (Rup) Kurosad. She graduated from High School in Hollywood, Fla., and went on to obtain a Master’s degree in Audiology from the University of South Florida in Tampa, where she met her future husband. She was married to Peter G. Gregory on Jan. 4, 1986, in Miami Shores, Fla. After graduation, they made their home in Vermont. Theresa worked for many years as the assistant director of the Hartland Public Library.

She is survived by her beloved husband Peter Gregory of Hartland; two sons, Dillon Gregory of Schenectady, N.Y. and Evan Gregory of Windsor, Vt.; her parents Ted and Elona Kurosad of Quechee, Vt.; a brother, Jim Kurosad and his wife Indiana and children Taylor and Brennan of Wake Forest, N.C. She is also survived by her aunt and uncle of Toronto, Ontario, Kazia and Roman Bladek and their family.

Theresa loved Vermont, its compassionate people and beautiful environment. She was passionate about riding and caring for her two horses and for helping others, all the while exhibiting tremendous strength, bravery, compassion and selflessness. She was a fierce advocate for those who needed support and protection.

At Theresa’s request, there will be no calling hours or memorial service.

Condolences to her family may be expressed directly to family members or in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com.

In lieu of flowers, and given her love of horses, literature and people, memorial contributions may be made to either: the Hartland Public Library, P. O. Box 137, Hartland VT 05048 or High Horses Therapeutic Riding Program, P.O. Box 278, Sharon, VT 05065.