c-title pmc-u-font-size-20 pmc-u-font-size-38@tablet pmc-u-font-size-46@desktop-xl u-text-align-center@mobile-max u-letter-spacing-0025 pmc-u-line-height-normal u-line-height-45@tablet pmc-u-padding-t-1 pmc-u-padding-t-050@mobile-max”>Angie Jakusz Dies: Popular And Unconventional ‘Survivor: Palau’ Contestant Was 40
By Bruce Haring
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January 13, 2021 9:02pm
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Born in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Jakusz lived in San Francisco and New York before moving to New Orleans.
Jakusz was cast on the show in 2005 while working as a bartender. She immediately attracted attention on the show because of her colorful tattoos. However, she confounded low expectations and became a popular contestant with viewers. She survived several tribal councils before being voted off.
She was last seen by fans at the ‘Survivor’ 10-year anniversary party in 2010.
Survivors include her husband, Steven Calandra, her parents, a brother, niece and nephew.
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