Weir Mac Cuish Family Funeral Home

144 Salem Street, Malden, MA 02148

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Janice A. Sesser


   Janice Sesser passed away peacefully on May 18, 2017 with her loving family by her side. Born in the Boston area, she was raised in Everett, MA by her loving parents Josephine and John Juliano.

   She graduated from Everett High School in 1960, where she made many friends and enjoyed socializing and getting dolled up for class. In her early adult life, she met her husband, Stephen. Through their years of marriage they welcomed a family of three daughters.

   Throughout her life, she enjoyed various activities such as going to Revere Beach, shopping, dining out with friends, making new friends wherever she went, drinking iced coffee, and traveling to various tropical destinations with her family.

   As her daughters entered adulthood, they each had several of their own daughters and one son. In total, she welcomed 6 grandchildren whom she enjoyed spending time with and traveling to great lengths to visit them. She followed their lives closely and kept up to date with their educations, activities, and life mile stones. In addition to the many great memories she has with her grandchildren, she has many more amazing memories with her best friend of over 70 years, Judy Ristino. She was also lucky enough to have two great-grandchildren, Lexy and Isabella Leventhal who she enjoyed watching grow up.

   Her family would like to thank the entire staff at the Glen Ridge Nursing Home for their loving and genuine care during the course of her illness. They would also like to thank the Compassionate Care Hospice of Woburn for there gentle loving care of their mother.

   Janice is survived by her daughters, Lesley K. Leventhal and her husband Daniel of Malden,  Robyn  L. Sesser – DiCicco and her husband Roy of  Middleton and  Alyson J. Soscia of  PA. Loving sister of Joanna Cotter and her husband Richard of NH.  Cherished grandmother of  Britany  DiCicco, Dianne and Heather Leventhal, Ryan & Vivian Soscia and her cherished late granddaughter Erin  Leventhal.  Great-grandmother of Lexy & Isabella Leventhal and her best friend, Judy Ristino of Revere and many friends, nieces and a nephew.

Janice was predeceased by her loving husband, Stephen P. Sesser and her cherished granddaughter Erin D. Leventhal.

   Relatives and friends are invited to a funeral gathering in the Weir-Mac Cuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem St., Malden, on Sunday, May 21, 2017,  from  9:30-10:30AM  followed by a graveside service at the Greenview Cemetery, 232 Fuller St., Everett,  at 11:15.

   In lieu of flowers contributions in Janice’s memory may be made to the MSPCA, Angell Headquarters, 350 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130 & Compassionate Care Hospice of Woburn, 800 West Cummings Park, Suite 3400, Woburn, MA 01801.


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