Jayne Laurel (Theiss) Vadyak, beloved wife and devoted mother, passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Shell Point in Fort Myers, Florida. Jayne was born on March 22, 1948, the daughter of Vivian and Henry Theiss of Woodhaven, Queens, NY.
She graduated from Richmond Hill High School before earning a Bachelor's Degree from State University of New York at Stonybrook.
Jayne married her childhood sweetheart, Andrew Vadyak, on May 7, 1967 and raised two wonderful children. Jayne was a loving and faithful military wife to Andrew, who served his country as a jet fighter pilot in the United States Marine Corps.
She adored her family and friends and loved to entertain people. She enjoyed playing bridge, golfing, and traveling. Jayne will always be remembered for her sense of humor, friendship, loyalty, faith, and constant devotion to her family.
She will be dearly missed by her beloved husband of 54 years, Andrew Vadyak, son, Andrew Michael Vadyak (wife Kimberly); daughter, Aimee Nina Vadyak (husband Carl Montanye); grandchildren: Andrew Peter, Hadley Alexander, John Michael, William James and Marcelle Jayne; and brother, Henry Theiss (wife Linda).
Jayne’s children Andy and Aimee, along with their families, thank God for his many blessings during this difficult time, and for the eternal love He has shown through Jesus Christ.
There will initially be a private service for immediate family only. A larger memorial service for family and friends in the NY/NJ area will be coordinated in the year ahead. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to Hope Hospice 9470 Health Park Circle Fort Myers, FL 33908.
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