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“I always loved Janice's laugh! She was always so kind to me. My heart breaks for all of you. You are all in my prayers! X ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Dar Bellissimo - Hubert, NC

“Our deepest sympathy may she RIP may God bless you and your family Julie and Bobby Megan ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Robert Megan - Friend

“Sad to hear of Janice's passing. We enjoyed many Cambridge conversations through the years. I always thought highly of Janice and the nice way she...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Donna Adams - Hampton, NH

“Dawn, condolences to you and your family. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Debby Hudgins - Billerica, MA

“Heartfelt Condolences . Memories made will always hold a special place in my heart, Rest Easy J.... Your long hard battle is over, pain free and...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Cheryl Crayton

“My condolences to the Kirk Family. Great memories of Janice back in the day when I worked at 808 and the field trips when our kids were in Headstart...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Linda Darling (Oakley)

“I’ve known Janice since kindergarten and we’ve had some some great times ! I will miss her and will never forget my life long friend my...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Diana Gagnon - Friend

“Janice you are finally at peace. I will miss you I always admired you and Bruce for the love, devotion and respect you had for each other all...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Brenda (Chelf). Gilchrist

“May Janice RIP Condolences to Bruce and all of her family ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Cunningham - Acquaintance

“It's been years since we were together but you will always be in our hearts and memories ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Anna (DiSalvo) Welsh - Family

“Such sad news, Janice was great, we worked in the building for years. She was always smiling, so proud of family. Although I haven't seen her in...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Ruthie Flannery - Malden, KY

“Bruce, Linda, Dawn, & Derek,Our hearts hurt with the loss of Janice aka "J". She was always their for everyone, I have fond memories of great times...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy & Larry Green - Everett, MA

“Aunt J. Will be missed by many and we will always remember her she joins the rest of the angels up there looking over us and will always be with us...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Amy Burns - Columbus, GA - Family

“You will be sorely missed. We love you! ❤Erin, Josh & Christiaan ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Erin Coleman - Marblehead, MA

“bruce im so sorry for your loss the megans ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: billy megan - cambridge, MA

“My sincere condolences to Bruce and family on Janice's passing. Growing up on Speridakis Terrace she was always joined in on the street kick ball...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: steven ferguson - Westborough, MA

“Sadly but grateful to Janice and the family the pain and suffering is over . To the family a heart felt condolence. Much much much respect to you...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Paul sullivan - Friend

“Goodbye old friend ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Cathy Day Miller - Friend


Waltham - Mrs. Janice M. (Martin) Kirk, of Waltham, formerly of Cambridge. died at home on Saturday, August 7, 2021. She was 69.

Janice was born in Cambridge on July 4, 1952 and was a daughter of the late George and Mary (Bellissimo) Martin. She was raised in Cambridge and was a graduate of Cambridge Latin High School.

Until her retirement, Janice worked for years as a lab technician at Whitehead Institute, a biomedical research firm in Cambridge.

Shortly after her marriage to Cambridge native Bruce Kirk, the pair moved to Arlington where they raised their family. They moved to Waltham fourteen years ago. Janice will long be remembered by her family for being a terrific wife and mother. She will be missed.

In addition to her husband of fifty-one years, Bruce, she leaves her children, Linda Kirk, Dawn Kirk and her husband, George Johnson, all of Medford and Derek Kirk of Waltham.

Family and friends will honor and remember Janice's life by gathering to visit in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Sunday, August 15th from 2 to 5 p.m.

Burial will be private.