Theresa E. Markward 39 of Kent passed away Friday, November 18, 2022. She was born May 25, 1983 in Akron, Ohio to Guy and Veronica (Fritz) Markward. Theresa worked as a clerk at the Dollar Tree in Aurora and was a student at Kent State University. Survivors include her beloved daughter Aurora Smith, twin sister Kimberly Markward, brother Nick Markward, grandmother Lois Eisele, and many other family members. Theresa was devoted to her daughter and loved her fiercely. She was known to speak her mind and was quick to try to make you laugh. She will be missed and mourned by so many. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held and a celebration of life will be planned in the future. Condolences and memories of Theresa may be shared at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.