Gloria Lunde Longtime Rockaway Resident
Gloria Lunde, a longtime Rockaway resident, died December 4. She was 78.
Lunde was born on August 23, 1929 on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. She moved to the Rockaways shortly after marrying Norman Lunde in 1948. She was one of Arverne's first Avon ladies.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Norman Lunde; son, Steven; daughters, Laura (William) Shea, Ileana Abdelkaouey and Patricia Lunde; grandchildren, Brian Lunde, Tara Shea, Massoud, Lila and Tiffany Abdelkaouey.
A memorial service and interment was held at Mount Richmond Cemetery in Staten Island.