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February 11, 2013

Theresa D. Vajda

Theresa D. Vajda

RICHMONDVILLE — Theresa D. Vajda, 86, of Brooker Hollow Road, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at her residence.

Born Jan. 2, 1927, in Dumont, N.J., she was a daughter of Joseph and Mary (McCarroll) Conboy.

She and her husband moved to Richmondville in 1990. Terry enjoyed her family and friends and worked part-time as a bookkeeper for the Worcester Market.

She was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Worcester.

Survivors include her husband, William R. Vajda, whom she married June 23, 1979, in Demarest, N.J.; her brother, Anthony (Ginny) Conboy of Lakewood, N.J.; two sons, William Vajda of Worcester and Jeffrey C. Vajda Sr. of Oneonta; three daughters, Kiki Tomek of Neptune, N.J., Dianne Vajda of Tinton Falls, N.J., and Doreen (Joseph) Maggio of Lehigh Acres, Fla.; four grandchildren, Jeffrey C. Vajda Jr., Danielle Vajda and Jaimi Vajda, all of Oneonta, and Sarah Tomek of Nashville, Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral liturgy will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill, with Father Ron Green as celebrant. A period of visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Burial will follow the liturgy in Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Richmondville Emergency Volunteer Ambulance Squad, P.O. Box 11, Richmondville, NY 12149.

Further information and the provision for online condolences may be found by visiting

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