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Janice M. (Bontempo) Helein

Janice M. (Bontempo) Helein
  • February 13, 1946 - February 21, 2020
  • Melrose, Massachusetts
  • In lieu of flowers, the Helein family suggests memorial contributions be made to:)
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    501 St. Jude Place
    Memphis, TN 38105

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Life has many joys and unfortunately there are shocks as well. Today, we were shocked when we learned of Janice's death. As with Janice, we grew up in Everett and graduated from Everett High School with Janice and although the years have passed and the connection has not been active, Janice's passing hurts and is heartfelt. As for the joys in Janice's life, the video provides a wonderful glimpse into Janice's well-lived life family, family, family, friends and those she

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Posted by: John & Donna McAdam - Merrimac, MA - Friend   Mar 28, 2020

I have known Janice since Lafayette elementary school. She and her family lived in our neighborhood. Although she was a few years younger than me, I always admired how she was so polite, well behaved, pretty and courteous to all others. I also remember when she was a cheerleader for Everett High School. She did a great job.
My sympathy to Al and his family. Although I did not see Janice after high school, I was pleased to know that

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Posted by: Chuck Olsen - Albuquerque, NM - Friend   Feb 28, 2020

Our sincerest condolences to your family. We were shocked and heartbroken to hear of Janice's passing. She was loved by everyone and left us way too soon. Our prayers are with you all.

John and Lorraine Losanno


Posted by: Losanno - Clifton Park, NY   Feb 27, 2020

We are so very sorry for your loss. Janice was such a warm and kind woman with a contagious laugh and bright smile. You have our deepest and most heartfelt condolences.
-Terri, David, Ben and Jessica Palmer


Posted by: Terri Palmer - Haverhill, MA - Family Friend   Feb 27, 2020

Our sincere sympathy to you and yours. Love, Joan & Bob Tufts


Posted by: Joan & Bob Tufts    Feb 25, 2020

Dear Al & Family,
Please accept my sincere condolences. I will remember Janice in my prayers. Al, stay strong. Your friend, Joe O'Keefe


Posted by: Joe O'Keefe - North Eastham, MA - Friend   Feb 25, 2020

I've known Janice for more than twenty years through Winchester Pediatrics. She was always so kind and compassionate, with a ready smile to ease the nerves of a frightened child. She was a joy to know. My sympathies to her family and friends.


Posted by: Mary Halmkin - Spouse   Feb 25, 2020

So very heartbroken for your loss.. Thinking of you all.
Thoughts and prayers and lots of love.


Maria and David Capachietti


Posted by: maria capachietti - Lynnfield, MA   Feb 25, 2020

My heart and prayers go out to your family at the passing of your mother. Janice and I were classmates and cheerleaders together at EHS. My wonderful memories of her are as vivid today as they were then. Rest in peace Janice.


Posted by: Maureen Zanelli - Braintree, MA - Classmate   Feb 25, 2020

My heart and prayers go out to your family at the passing of your mother. Janice and I were classmates and cheerleaders at EHS. My wonderful memories of her are as vivid today as they were then. Rest in peace Janice.


Posted by: Maureen Zanelli - Braintree, MA - Classmate   Feb 25, 2020