Details for Jo Ann Trupiano

JO ANN ADAMS TRUPIANO September 28, 1933 - February 25, 2020

Jo Ann Adams Trupiano passed away quietly in her home, surrounded by family, on February 25, 2020, after a brief illness. Jo Ann was born on September 28, 1933, to Walter and Irene Adams. Jo Ann grew up in St. Louis and attended Beaumont High School. She married Andrew G. Trupiano on April 8, 1950. Andy and Jo Ann established their home in Florissant, Missouri, and raised their four children. Andy and Jo Ann owned Andy's Shell in Jennings, Missouri, for 25 years. In 1981 they purchased the O'Fallon Midas Shop and moved to Lake St. Louis. In 2004 Andy and Jo Ann retired to The Villages, Florida.

Jo Ann loved God and His Church above all things, then her family and her parents. Jo Ann was an avid bridge player, bowler, golfer (11 certified hole-in-ones), musician and artist. Jo Ann was the church organist for St. Dismas Catholic Church in Florissant, Missouri, for 30 years. Upon retirement, Jo Ann became a Eucharistic Minister for St. Timothy's Catholic Church in Lady Lake, Florida. She made rosaries for

missionaries all over the world.

Jo Ann is survived by her husband of almost 70 years, Andrew G. Trupiano, and by her sister, Ruth Newman, and her brother, Roy (Sharon) Adams, both of St. Louis, Missouri. Jo Ann is survived by her four children: Christine (Lenny) Marlo, Ballwin, Missouri; Jacalyn (David) Peters, Rancho Cucamonga, California; Robert (Kimberly Watkins) Trupiano, Wentzville, Missouri; and Patricia (Matthew) Sass, Hastings, Nebraska. "Grandma Trupi" is survived by 11 grand children: Thomas (Liezl) Moss, Jennifer (Mike) Sullivan, Matt Moss, Brian (Kellye) Peters, Jodi (Javon) Collins, Philip Marlo, Nathanael Sass, Noah Sass, Dorielle Sass, David and Maria (Sandy) Trupiano. Great Grandma Trupi is survived by 14 great grandchildren: Sydney Moss, Brendan Moss, Jaden, Jace and Juliet Collins, Mason and Cole Peters, Fatima, Petra, Antonina, Michael, Sophia, Maria, and Angelina Sullivan and 1 great great grand child, Dallas Moss.

Jo Ann's funeral mass will be held at St. Timothy's Catholic Church, 1351 Paige Place, Lady Lake, Florida, at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, March 13. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to Cornerstone Hospice, 601 Mariposa Way, The Villages, Florida, 32162 or to St. Timothy's Catholic Church, 1351 Paige Place, Lady Lake, Florida, 32159.