Theresa C. Scheriff

Theresa C. Scheriff

January 16, 1935-February 2, 2019

Gilbertsville, NY


Theresa C. Scheriff passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019 at St. Anthony's Hospital in Warwick, NY. She was 84 years old. Daughter of the late Salvatore Modesto and Yolanda Salerno, she was born January 16, 1935 in Cornwall, NY. Theresa was the widow of Jerry Scheriff. She retired from E .A. B. of Carle Place, NY. Theresa was a member of the Red Hats Society of Sidney, NY and Moose Lodge No. 277 of Sidney, NY.

Survivors include her sons: Ronald Scheriff of Hawthorne, NJ, Robert Scheriff and his wife Patricia of Clearwater, FL; her brother Dominic Modesto of Vero Beach, FL, her sisters: Rose Marie Coppa of Pahrump, NV, Dolores Modesto of Monticello, NY; five grandchildren: Amanda, Jessica, Richie, Nicole and Brittany; and four great grandchildren: Jayden, Arianna, Damian and Ava. Theresa was predeceased by her son Richard.

Visitation will be held from 12 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, February 6th at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Avenue, Monroe, NY 10950. A Chapel Service will begin at 3:45 p.m. in the Funeral Home on Wednesday. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory, Middle Hope, NY.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the caring staff at The Valley View Center for Nursing Care and Rehabilitation in Goshen, NY, and St. Anthony's Hospital in Warwick, NY.

Memorial donations may be made to The Valley View Center for Nursing Care and Rehabilitation, 59 Quarry Rd, Goshen, NY 10924.