Saturday, July 04, 2015 01:02pm
North Adams, MA now: 63 °   
Send news, tips, press releases and questions to info@iBerkshires.com
The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.
LOG IN | REGISTER NOW   


Search By Name or Keyword:
Printer Friendly Version
   Send to a friend
Janice M. Richards, 74

December 11, 2012

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Janice Marie Richards, 74, of 150 Ashland St. died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at North Adams Regional Hospital.

Born in the town of Florida on Sept. 16, 1938, a daughter of Robert H. and Viola St. Cyr Burdick, she graduated from Drury High School in North Adams in 1956.

Mrs. Richards had worked as a foreman at the former Jarisch Paper Box Co. for many years.

She enjoyed snowmobile riding, motorcycles, vegetable gardening and flowers.

She and her husband, Robert A. Richards, were married in July 1956 in the former St. Francis of Assisi Church.

Besides her husband, she leaves a daughter, Lisa Robert and her husband, Glenn, of North Adams; three sons, David Richards and his wife, Dorothy, of Jacksonville, Fla., Wayne Richards of North Carolina and Eric Richards and his wife, Jeannie, of Adams; three brothers, Ronald Burdick of Adams, Roger Burdick of Pittsfield and Victor Burdick of Connecticut; a sister, Carole Mazzu of Holyoke, 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She is predeceased by her sister Elaine Choquette.

FUNERAL NOTICE — Funeral services for Mrs. Richards will take place Saturday, Dec. 15, at 11 from Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, West Chapels, 521 West Main St., North Adams, followed by burial in Southview Cemetery.

Calling hours will be Saturday morning from 9:30 until the time of the funeral. Memorial donations can be made to the charity of the donor's choice.


Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
Craig and I were so sorry to hear of Janice's passing. She was a sweet lady always at her husband's side both busy around their home. She adored her grandchildren and found joy watching them grow. Her daughter Lisa was a wonderful daughter and in the end a devoted caregiver. Janice was blessed with a great husband,children ,grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be missed by all but now is in a better place.
from: Carol Milleron: 12-20-2012

 
Solid Sound Day Three
Solid Sound concluded Sunday with performances from the...
Solid Sound Day Two
Saturday's performances at Solid Sound included NRBQ,...
Solid Sound Day One
Solid Sound gates opened at 4:30 and concert goers enjoyed...
Colegrove Park School Tour
School and city officials toured the far-from-completion...
Down Street Art 2015 Kickoff
Down Street Art kicked off Thursday night with music, food,...
High School Softball All-Star...
High school softball players from throughout the county...
Bashevkin Farewell Party
Nearly 100 staff, friends, family and partners of the...
Little League Championship...
Hunter Sarkis and Logan Briggs Tuesday evening singled...
Candlelight Vigil for S.C....
More than 300 residents gathered at United Methodist Church...
Central/South Relay for Life...
Hundreds spent Friday night and Saturday morning walking...
'Amazing' Book Launch Party
Hundreds turned out for the release of Ty Allan Jackson's...
Third Thursday June 2015
Third Thursday in Pittsfield brought thousands to North...
Bruins Rally At Cheshire...
The Boston Bruins held a rally for Cheshire Elementary...
Pittsfield High Graduation...
Pittsfield High School held its graduation on Sunday at...
Taconic High Graduation 2015
Taconic High School held its graduation exercises on...
Lenox High Graduation 2015
Lenox Memorial High School presented diplomas to 64...
Solid Sound Day Three
Solid Sound concluded Sunday with performances from the...
Solid Sound Day Two
Saturday's performances at Solid Sound included NRBQ,...
Solid Sound Day One
Solid Sound gates opened at 4:30 and concert goers enjoyed...
Colegrove Park School Tour
School and city officials toured the far-from-completion...
Down Street Art 2015 Kickoff
Down Street Art kicked off Thursday night with music, food,...
| Home | A & E | Business | Community News | Dining | Real Estate | Schools | Sports & Outdoors | Berkshires Weather | Weddings |
Advertise | Recommend This Page | Help Contact Us
iBerkshires.com is owned and operated by: Boxcar Media 102 Main Street, North Adams, MA 01247 -- T. 413-663-3384 F.413-664-4251
© 2012 Boxcar Media LLC - All rights reserved

Privacy Policy| User Agreement