Grace Sagona, 84, of Princeton passed away on July 15, 2022 with her loving family by her side. Born and raised in Tarrytown, NY, she has been a resident of Princeton for over 10 years.
Grace worked as an Executive Secretary for Online Software Company. She raised 3 children in Old Bridge, NJ and was an active member of the community serving as a den mother and president of the Altar Rosary Society. Her lifelong love of dance culminated in the establishment of Miss Grace’s Dance Studio which she ran out of her home inspiring the love of ballet in a generation of young people. Grace was interested in culture and the wonders of live performance. She will be remembered as a devoted mother, loyal friend and a singular force of nature.
Daughter of the late Gaspare and Josephine Giuliano, wife of the late Vincent Sagona and sister of the late Antionette Sticker, Grace is survived by her 3 children, Jacqueline Giuliano, Vincent Sagona and Peter Sagona; sister, Jacqueline Grumbacher, 6 grandchildren, Cecelia, Peter, Joseph, Emily, Gabriela and Juliet; niece and nephews, Marisa, Robert and Gregory. She is also survived by extended family and dear friends.
Viewing will be held at St. Paul Catholic Church, Princeton beginning at 10:00am on Thursday, July 21, 2022. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00am. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Burial Park, South Brunswick, NJ.