Janice A. (Varano) Kelleher

Brockton | b. March 4, 1944 | d. January 15, 2016

Janice A. (Varano) Kelleher, 71, of Brockton, died Friday, January 15, 2016 after a short period of failing health. She was the

Janice A. (Varano) Kelleher, 71, of Brockton, died Friday, January 15, 2016 after a short period of failing health.  She was the wife of Thomas Kelleher.

Born March 4, 1944 in Brockton, she was the daughter of the late Michael Varano and Marion (Spadea) Varano. Raised in Brockton, she was a graduate of Brockton High School Class of 1962. Janice worked as a secretary for St. Margaret’s Church for many years. She was devoted to her family and friends. Janice loved to cook and spend time with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Kelleher; her children, James Kelleher, Tia Bouvier and her husband Michael, Peter Kelleher and his wife Stacey; her grandchildren, Nicholas Kelleher, Bryn Bouvier, Jill Bouvier, and Jake Kelleher. She was the sister-in-law of Mary E. Kelleher, Alice and Joe Giordano, Ronald and Peggy Kelleher and Gail Kelleher. She is survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was the sister of the late Benedetto Varano and Francis Patricelli; sister-in-law of the late John Kelleher and George Dennis Kelleher.

Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., (123) Brockton on Tuesday at 9:30AM thence to St. Ann Church, 103 North Main St. West Bridgewater where a Funeral Mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul at 10:30AM.

Interment will be private.

Calling hours Monday 4:00PM-7:00PM.

Donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

For directions and obituary, visit www. Russellpicafuneralhome.com.

Donation website for Janice A. (Varano) Kelleher

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