Janet (Manitta) Luce of Riverhead passed away Dec. 17 at Brookhaven Hospital. She was 64.
Janet was born to Peter Manitta and Edith Budzich in Port Jefferson Sept. 4, 1951. She attended Newfield High School and married John Luce in 1968.
Mrs. Luce was an employee of Riverhead Central School District for 34 years, where she took pride in cooking and serving school lunches to hundreds of children.
Mrs. Luce will be remembered by her loved ones for her love of cooking.
Predeceased by her parents, Mrs. Luce is survived by her husband, John and sister Joyce Boone of Westhampton Beach. Mrs. Luce is also survived by her son, Keith and his wife Marta (née Marosz) and their two children, Christopher and Elisabeth; her daughter, Sarah Conrad (née Luce) and her husband Marc Conrad and their two children, Ava and Reid; and her youngest daughter; Katelyn and her fiance Taylor Knapp.
A memorial will take place as a later date.
Arrangements were entrusted to Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead.
This is a paid notice.