Gunda Powers (nee Rahnhofer), 86, of Yonkers, New York, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at St. John’s Hospital in Yonkers, New York after a brief illness.
Mrs. Powers was a Detention Officer at the City Jail in Yonkers for 18 years, before retiring in 1996.
Born in Nürnberg, Germany, she moved to Yonkers in 1951.
Mrs. Powers was preceded in death, by her husband, John Powers in 1996. She will be sadly missed by her loving children; Catherine Powers, Susanne Ostrowski, George Powers, John William Powers, as well as a granddaughter Ashley and a great grandson, Jacob.
She was a loving Mother and wife and will be truly missed.
Arrangements are entrusted to Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services – 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 – (914) 375 – 1400 – www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family