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Janet Gritz

Janet Gritz, 58, of Hoople, ND passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Hoople. A visitation will be held Friday, August 10, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Askew Funeral Home in Cavalier, ND.

Janet Jerome was born August 20, 1959 in Walhalla, ND to William and Betty (Denault) Jerome. She grew up in Cavalier and graduated from high school in 1979. On July 12, 1984, Janet married Roby Gritz in Cavalier. Janet worked at Burke’s Bakery in Cavalier for 15 years. She then worked at Korner Grocery and Duffys, both in Hoople, for a number of years. For the last 24 years, Janet worked for Halls.

Survivors include her son, Travis; grandchildren: Jysmen, Roby and Shaelynn; brothers, Clint Jerome, Hoople, ND; Jeff Jerome, Park River, ND; Kelly Jerome, Cavalier, ND; Dana Jerome, Grand Forks, ND; sister, Linda (Gar) Storey, Grand Forks, ND; Janet is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents, brothers, Jerry and Andrew; and her paternal and maternal grandparents.

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On behalf of my parents, Russell and Cathy, and myself, I wish to extend our deepest condolences to the family during this difficult time. Janet was one of the greatest people we knew and she had a profound impact on our lives. She was truly an amazing person. Our greatest hope is that you find comfort in your cherished memories of her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Colin Vance Aug 11 2018 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of Janet's passing . Our prayers and sympathy are with you all at this time. Sending hugs and love to all.

Carol ault Aug 10 2018 12:00 AM

Kelly & Families. sorry to hear of Janet's passing. Know that my thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Judy Johnson Aug 10 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss; Howard an Shelley Jerome

Shelley Jerome Aug 9 2018 12:00 AM