Janet Penelope Curtis Strupp, age 79 of Hitchens, Kentucky, formerly of New Jersey, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2023, at Carter Nursing & Rehab in Grayson, Kentucky.
She was born Monday, November 8, 1943, in Somerville, New Jersey, a daughter of the late Robert and Luella LaPierre Curtis.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jacob Strupp; two brothers, Lawrence Curtis and Robert Curtis.
Janet is survived by two daughters, Ann (David Spellman) Osborn of Hitchens, Kentucky and Jennifer (Michael) Short of Fleetwood, Pennsylvania; six step-daughters, Patricia Accardi, Donna Marino, Melody Hill, Kathy Piano, Jackie Glidden and Judy Neiheiser; eight grandchildren, James Mascola, Robert Mascola, Thomas Mascola, Jacob Short, Ryan Short, Jessica Short, Rachel Short and Mikey Short; three great-grandchildren, Tobias, Gideon, Jaxon; one brother, John Curtis of Virginia and one sister, Judy Cunningham of Phillipsburg, New Jersey, along with many other family and friends who will sadly miss her.
At the family’s request there will a memorial service at a later date.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the National Alzheimer’s Association at alz.org in memory of Janet Penelope Curtis Strupp.
Grayson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Grayson, Kentucky is caring for all arrangements for Janet Penelope Curtis Strupp.