Obituary: Theresa A. VanSlyke, R.N., 56, of Shelton

Theresa A. VanSlyke, R.N., BSN., 56, of Shelton, worked for the State of Connecticut Greater Bridgeport Community Mental Health Center as a supervisor, wife of William L. VanSlyke, died March 6, at home.

Born in Queens, NY, May 20, 1959, to the late John A. and Theresa Schuman Conway.

Besides her husband, she is survived by sons, Brian W. VanSlyke of Studio City, Calif., Eric A. VanSlyke of Burbank, Calif., and Nicholas J. VanSlyke of Shelton; brothers, Keith Conway of Floral Park, N.Y., John Conway of Miller Place, N.Y., Dennis Conway of Holbrook, N.Y., Kevin Conway of Yaphank, N.Y., Robert Conway of Island Park, N.Y., and James Conway of Bayport, N.Y., and by several nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by sisters, Karen Conway and Sharon DePace.  

Visiting hours: Thursday, March 10, 4-8 p.m., James T. Toohey & Son Funeral Home, 92 Howe Ave., Shelton. Services: Friday, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Church, 424 Coram Ave., Shelton.  Burial will follow in Nichols Farm Burial Ground, Trumbull.  

Memorial contributions: the Smilow Cancer Hospital, 20 York St., New Haven, CT 06519.