Susan J. Lewitus
January 18, 1930 – July 22, 2018
Susan Josephine Lewitus (Jo), 88, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on July 22, 2018 under the excellent care of the Karen A. Quinlan Home for Hospice in Fredon, NJ. Jo was born in Clayton, NC, the daughter of Marvin and Susie Creech. Jo is predeceased by her beloved husband of 64 years, William J. Lewitus and her devoted canine friend Noodle. Jo was a resident of Sparta, NJ for over 50 years, enjoying the view of the Lake Mohawk boardwalk from her lakefront house on Rainbow Trail. She enjoyed being a housewife, mother, and grandmother, traveling, doing New York Times crosswords, gardening, and socializing with neighbors as she walked Noodle. She was also president of the Tenacious Electric Solder Company and served as a help line volunteer. Jo is survived by her devoted children: Alan Lewitus and his wife Marianne of Fairfax, VA; Amy Ballard of Davidson, NC and Jil Sinon of Sparta, NJ. Jo is also survived by her loving grandchildren: Valerie, Margaret and Will Lewitus and Zakk, Carlee-Jo and Savannah Sinon. There will be a celebration of her life at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Karen A. Quinlan Home for Hospice.