Born: July 23, 1934
Death: April 4, 2013
Memorial donations can be made to:
Leukemia Society, American Cancer Society, or Catholic Charities
July 23, 1934 - April 4, 2013
Elizabeth Rose (Huber) Vondras, of the Town of Newburgh, entered into rest on Thursday, April 4, 2013 in Newburgh. She was 78.
Daughter of the late William and Helen (Leghorn) Huber, she was born July 23, 1934 in Cornwall, NY. She married the late George M. Vondras on July 1, 1956 in St. Patrick's Church in Newburgh. George predeceased Elizabeth in October, 1997.
Elizabeth attended St. Patrick's Grammar School, North Junior High School, and was a graduate of Newburgh Free Academy, Class of '53. She was a parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Newburgh, a volunteer for Meals on Wheels in the Town of Newburgh, a member of the Telephone Pioneers, and was an avid bowler. She will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her children, Kimberly E. Vondras of Newburgh, Michael G. Vondras and his wife Josephina of Newburgh, Christian J. Vondras of Newburgh, Mary Elizabeth R. Youngberg and her husband William of Newburgh, Matthew W. Vondras and his wife Maria of Clinton Corners, and Peter A. Vondras and his wife Della of Newburgh; her sister, Jean DeCicco of Richmond, TX; her grandchildren, Amanda, Michael J., Kathryn, Michala and McKenzie Vondras, Jordon Peel, and Sean and Connor Youngberg; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to her husband George, Elizabeth was predeceased by her son, Andrew H. Vondras, her sister, Kathryn Henrickson, and her brother, William Huber.
Visitation will be held from 2-5 pm on Sunday, April 7 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am on Monday, April 8 in St. Francis of Assisi Church, Newburgh, with burial following in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Elizabeth's memory may be sent to Leukemia Society, PO Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01201; American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718
Oklahoma City, OK 73123; or Catholic Charities, P.O. Box 17066 Baltimore, MD
Friday March 8, 2013, 10:30 am
St. Francis of Assisi Church