Janet Graham Olson Tovo (Gritz)
July 24, 1939 - August 30, 2021
Janet Graham Olson Tovo (Gritz) was born on July 24, 1939 and died on August 30, 2021. She was the only child of Molly Graham Olson and Albert L. Olson. Janet grew up in various mid-western states. She graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana and earned two graduate degrees: a Masters of Social Science from Bryn Mawr School of Social Work and a Master of Art from University of Delaware in School Psychology. Janet worked for over 30 years as a clinical social worker.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Michael Gritz; her three children, Aaron Tovo of Minneapolis, MN, Nick Tovo of Newark, and Mira Tovo of Newark; and three grandchildren, Nicholas, Tatiana, and Coco.
A remembrance service for family and friends will be held at 11 am on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark, 420 Willa Road, Newark, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Janet’s memory to the Newark Day Nursery and Children’s Center, 921 Barksdale Road, Newark, DE, 19711, or online by clicking here.