Lois Strauss, 65, of Toms River, formerly of Denville, died Jan. 30, 2011.
Mrs. Strauss was a retired Verizon customer service representative.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Arnold; her daughter, Sherry Carnegie of Andover; and two grandsons.
Services were held Jan. 31 with arrangements by J.L. Apter Memorial Chapels of Dover. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.