Janet Ann (Churchill) Branch

  • Born: August 23, 1936
  • Died: September 17, 2020
  • Location: Lincoln formerly of North Reading, Massachusetts

Concord Funeral Home

Director - Glenn D. Burlamachi, CFSP
74 Belknap St.
Concord, MA 01742

Tel. (978) 369-3388

Tribute & Message From The Family

Janet Anne (Churchill) Branch age 84 of Lincoln, formerly of North Reading passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 17, 2020 surrounded by family.

Born August 23rd, 1936, in Somerville, Massachusetts, she attended St. Mary's school in Beverly and was a proud graduate of Boston College class of 1958. She received her Master's Degree in Counseling from Boston State College.

Janet began her lifelong career in education teaching at St. Patrick's School in Watertown. She spent her counseling career in the Salem Middle Schools, where she created several award-winning programs for at-risk teenagers. Janet was cherished by her family and friends for her faith, kindness, and humor. She was also well known for her generosity and kindness to strangers. She was an avid quilter and reader and enjoyed traveling abroad.

Janet was the treasured mother of Susan Logan (Bill), of Wellesley, Patricia McConnell, (Ken), of Pepperell, Jeffrey (Hugh Clark) of Naples, FL, and Gregory of Bolton. She also leaves her adored and adoring grandchildren, Jake and Michael McConnell, Emily Branch, Emily Clark, and Matthew and Jack Logan.

Janet's family would like to thank the compassionate staff of West River Hospice for the warm and loving care that she received.

A private burial service will be held for Janet at St. Bernard's Cemetery in Concord.

In lieu of flowers please feel free to donate to the charity of your choice or share a random act of kindness in her memory.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Vic & I were so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom.

Having known Jan since BC and keeping in touch throughout the years, I know what a wonderful person she was. She will be missed by her family and friends, but I will always remember the many laughs we shared.
Rest in peace, Jan
Vic and Annette Popeo

Posted by Annette Popeo - YARMOUTH PORT, MA   October 01, 2020

She was a great lady and offered untold kindness to all who knew her. Heaven is a better place with her there.

Posted by Jon Barrett - Tiverton, RI - Family Friend   September 24, 2020

Sue, I am sorry for your loss.

Posted by William D. Mone - Friend   September 23, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. Janet was a caring person. She was an angel and she got her angel wings .Thoughts and prayers to the family.

Posted by Victoria Zaring - Weston, MA - Friend   September 21, 2020


I don't know you I'm so sorry to hear about your mother passing she is now resting in peace may god be with You and your family you are all in my prays always remember the good times you had with her

Posted by Lorraine Butler - Derry, NH - Acquaintance   September 21, 2020

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