Grace S. Punda

Grace S. Punda

AGE: 91 • Blackwood

Grace S. Punda, age 91, of Blackwood passed away on Thursday December 19, 2013 at Gloucester Manor in Sewell. Wife of the late Alex Punda. Beloved mother of Jeff (Claire), Susanne, and Beth Punda. Loving grandmother of Jessica and Jorgen. Devoted great-grandmother of Jack and Kaleigh.

Grace was born in Camden and was a longtime resident of Blackwood. She was a graduate of Woodbury High School and Glassboro State College. Mrs. Punda worked as a teacher for Gloucester Twp. Public Schools for many years. She also taught in a First Step program for preschool children and their parents at the Glassboro Library, and later taught courses at Camden County College. Grace was a longtime member of the First Presbyterian Church of Blackwood.

A memorial service will be held on Friday January 10, 2014 at 11:00 am at the First Presbyterian Church of Blackwood, 21 E. Church St., Blackwood, NJ. Interment will be held privately. Arrangements under the direction of the Earle Funeral Home, Blackwood, NJ. Condolences may be viewed/posted at


Funeral Home

Earle Funeral Home
122 W. Church St. Blackwood, NJ 08012

Published in Courier-Post on Jan. 5, 2014