Jane P. Knapp (nee Peterson), age 91, of Columbus, OH, formerly of Aurora, OH, passed away Monday, September 12, 2016. She was the beloved wife of the late Dr. William H. Knapp, OD, loving mother of Pamela (John) Helmstadter and William W. (Valerie) Knapp, dear grandmother to Hillary (Chris) Spears and Steven Knapp, adoring great grandmother of Quinn Spears, dedicated sister of late Robert and James Peterson. She was a trusted, lifelong friend to many and will be remembered for her love of golfing, running, and caring for others, including work with elementary school children in Aurora.

A memorial gathering to celebrate Jane’s life will be held 1:30PM-2:00PM SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 at JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME, 9819 DARROW RD. (CORNER OF RT. 91 & POST RD.), TWINSBURG, OH (330-425-2244) followed by a service 2:00PM. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (

(JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME 330-425-2244 AA 9-21-16)