Janet L. Grabie

11/30/2010 12:37 AM |

Janet L. Grabie, a lifelong resident of Mattituck, died on Saturday, Nov. 27, at her home. She was 76 years old.

She was born Aug. 22, 1934, at Greenport Hospital, the daughter of Vera Kinsey and Alois J. Lutz. She graduated from Mattituck High School and the Glen Cove Hospital School of Nursing, having worked there and also at Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport. She was also a real estate broker and a member of Mattituck Presbyterian Church.

Predeceased by her husband, Walter L. Grabie, in 1997, she leaves a brother, Henry K. Lutz; a niece, Stephanie Lutz; and two nephews, Garrisson Lutz and Jerrold Lutz. She was predeceased by a nephew, John L. Bagshaw.

A graveside service on Wednesday, Dec. 1, at Old Bethany Cemetery in Mattituck was followed by interment. The Rev. George Gaffga officiated. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home of Mattituck.

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  • Mrs. Grabie was a great friend to the cats in need in her neighborhood. She leaves behind 22 cats. They will be cared for by the North Fork Animal Welfare League. Anyone who may be able to offer assistance in anyway, please call the NFAWL at 631-765-1811