Shirley Vajda (Gushin), 92, of New Brunswick died Dec. 21, 2012. Born in Linden and raised in Roselle, she lived in New Brunswick and Highland Park before retiring to Monroe Township. She also spent winter months in Las Vegas.
Mrs. Vajda was the former sisterhood president of Congregation Ohav Emeth in Highland Park.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Andrew; her son, Freddy (Deborah); two daughters, Georgene Lefkowits and Phyllis Vajda; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 27 with arrangements by Crabiel Parkwest Funeral Chapel, New Brunswick.