Theresa M. “Terry” Putman, 96, of Ocean Grove, formerly of Matawan and Hazlet, passed away
Thursday, August 30, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, to George and Louise (Miller) Pengel, Terry was a graduate of the Packard Business College. She worked as a Bookkeeper and an Accountant for many years and as Assistant Controller for Kings Supermarkets for 25 years. Terry was a dedicated member of St. John’s Methodist Church in Hazlet, where she served as church treasurer for many years. She was also a member of the St. Clement’s Seniors and the Keyport Seniors. Terry cherished her many friends and her much-loved cats. Terry is predeceased by her husband, Robert M. Putman, Sr., her step-son Robert M. Putman, Jr. and great-granddaughter Sarah. She is survived by her loving daughter-in-law, Florence “Kelly” Putman-Richardson, her devoted grandchildren, Robert, Charles, Patrice “Patti”, Stephen and Andrea Putman, 12 cherished great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, September 15th at 2:30pm in the Chapel at Allegria at Ocean Grove Assisted Living, 70 Stockton Avenue, Ocean Grove.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. John’s Church.