Obituary: Janice M. (Guida) Burgess, 61

Burgess, Janice M. (Guida) 61, of Southborough, died Monday, February 23, 2015 peacefully at home surrounded by her family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

She was the wife of Edward E. Burgess. They had been married for the past thirty nine years. Born in Boston, daughter of the late Virgil “Bill” and Mary (Peterson) Guida, she was a graduate of Framingham North High School, Class of 1971. She had been a resident of Southborough for the past twenty five years.

Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons, Scott Burgess and his wife Risa of Wayland and Stephen Burgess and his wife Kate of Southborough; one brother, Bruce Guida of Medway; two grandchildren, Max and Brooke and many nieces and nephews. 

Calling hours at the Eugene J. McCarthy and Sons Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln Street, FRAMINGHAM will be held on Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Services and burial are private.

Contributions in Janice’s memory may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Division of Development & the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, Flr 6, Brookline, MA 02445-9924.

(Obituary via Boston Globe and

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