Janice A. (Ricci) Hughes

  • Born: November 5, 1941
  • Died: April 25, 2019
  • Location: Reading, Massachusetts

Doherty Barile Family Funeral Home

11 Linden Street
Reading, MA 01867

Tel. 781.944.1589

Tribute & Message From The Family

Janice A. (Ricci) Hughes of Reading, formerly of Somerville, passed away on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 after a brief illness. She was surrounded by her loving family.

Janice was the daughter of the late Peter J. Ricci, Sr. and the late Rose (Salines) Ricci. She grew up in Somerville and was a graduate of Somerville High School.

Janice and her beloved husband of 55 years, William F. Hughes lived in Reading for more than 5 decades. In addition to raising her family, Janice worked and retired from Textron Corporation in Wilmington, MA.

Janice is the beloved wife of William F. Hughes. Devoted mother of William Hughes and his wife Anna of Marblehead, Susan Surabian and her husband Ronald of Burlington and Christopher Hughes and his wife Kimberly Hughes of Georgetown. Cherished grandmother of nine grandchildren, whom she loved with all her heart, William, Caroline, Thomas, Elizabeth, Kathryn, Alexandra, Ava, Olivia and Brendan. Janice is also survived by her sister Patricia Nocella and her husband Raymond and her brother Peter J. Ricci, Jr.

Funeral from the Doherty-Barile Funeral Home, 11 Linden St., Reading on Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at 9:30am followed by a funeral mass celebrating Janice's Eternal Life at St. Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill St., Reading at 10:30am.

Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with Janice's family in the funeral home on Monday, April 29th, 2019 from 4 to 8pm. Parking attendants and elevator are available.

Interment will be in Wood End Cemetery, Reading.

For further information www.facebook.com/BarileFamilyFuneralHome.


Condolence & Memory Journal


Dear Bill and family,

We are so sorry to hear about Janice's passing. She was a lovely, kind, lady and a fabulous cook too. Our thoughts , prayers, and hugs are with you all at this difficult time.

Hopefully, all of your wonderful memories will help give you some comfort. We have some great memories with you all at Chris & Kim's.

Sharon & John
(Kim's Aunt)

Posted by Sharon&John Alessandroni - Fountain Hills, AZ - Family Friend   April 29, 2019

Bill , Ann
My sincere condolences. You are all in my prayers .

Bill Sharrio

Posted by Bill Sharrio - Marblehead, MA - Friend   April 29, 2019

When someone you love becomes a memory the memories become a treasure. May the God who,binds up the broken-hearted and comforts all who mourn , strengthen and sustain your family during this challenging time. Our heartfelt sympathy for your loss.-Isaiah 61:1,2-

Posted by A friend   April 27, 2019