Theresa D. Vajda
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Richmondville Volunteer EmergencySquad
    PO Box 11
    Richmondville, NY 12149

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“Dear Uncle Bill, I spoke with you today and it was hard to hold back the tears. This is also very hard for me to write and you know how much I loved...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin - Vandergrift, PA - Nephew

“I will always miss those beautiful eyes and your loving smile. You gave so much love to many, especially to Daddy. You made the house at Brooker...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: diannevajsda - tintonfalls, NJ

“Dearest Theresa, you have given such wounderful memories to so many of us. I will always look back on all the great conversations, comforting food...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Kathleen Vajda - NY - friend

“I will always have a place in my heart for Aunt Therese, she was a very special person who loved everyone and will be truly missed. I have fond...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kathleen Sudzina - Bedford, VA

“Worcester Grnage Members send their sympathy on the loss of your loved one. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Worcester Grange # 1274 - NY

“Dear Uncle Bill, My dearest heartfelt condolences for you in this great loss of a beautiful wonderful Wife, Mother, Grandmother,...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Steven J. Conboy - Titusville, FL

“Dear Uncle Bill.. (the bun man) Bruce and I were so sad to hear of Aunt Terry's passing. I always liked to compare myself alot like Aunt Terry, our...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Marilene Conboy-Berkowitz - NY

“Dear Uncle Bill, Don’t tell all my brothers, sisters or all my cousins….I was Aunt Terry’s favorite. How do I know this? She told me so,...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Brian and Jane Conboy - NJ

“Mother Theresa our matriarch will forever live with all who truly new her. It was an honor and privelige to spend time with her, to hear her laugh at...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: jeffrey c vajda, sr. - oneonta, NY

“Dear Uncle Bill and Family, So sad to hear of the loss of Aunt Terry, but may the MEMORIES that we all have of her live on forever.......... With...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Maureen "Conboy" Demartini - NJ

“Dear Uncle Bill and Family: I would like to extend my sincerest condolences to you and the Vajda Family during this time. Aunt Terry went through...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Rosemary Conboy - Suffern, NY

“Dear Uncle Bill, We are so sorry to hear of Aunt Terry's passing. We pray that you and your family find comfort in the wonderful memories that you...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Tony and Lis Conboy - Hawthorne, NJ


Richmondville- Theresa D. Vajda, 86, of Brooker Hollow Road, died Saturday, February 9, 2013 at her residence.

Born January 2, 1927 in Dumont, NJ, 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, NJ; her brother: Anthony (Ginny) Conboy of Lakewood, NJ; two sons: William Vajda of Worcester and Jeffrey C. Vajda, Sr. of Oneonta; three daughters: Kiki Tomek of Neptune, NJ, Dianne Vajda of Tinton Falls, NJ, and Doreen (Joseph) Maggio of Lehigh Acres, FL; four grandchildren: Jeffrey C. Vajda, Jr., Danielle Vajda, Jaimi Vajda, all of Oneonta, and Sarah Tomek of Nashville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral liturgy will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, February 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 PM on Thursday. Burial will follow the liturgy at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery.

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