Janet Louise Ochs, 73, of Quincy, passed away suddenly at home on
Thursday, October 31, 2019.
Janet was born in Boston, MA on January, 18, 1946; she was the
daughter of the late Howard and Marion (MacKinnon) Ochs; sister of the late
Thomas H. Ochs; and aunt of the late Julie (Ochs) Dempsey. Janet was raised in Quincy, MA and attended
the local schools. She graduated from
Cambridge School majoring in Medical Secretarial which she graduated with
honors and was elected to the National Business Honor Society. Janet made her
career at Boston University working as an Administrative Assistant and
Administrative Officer in Department of Dermatology and retired several years
Janet spent many summers growing up on Bear Island, Lake
Winnipesaukee at her, grandfather and grandmother’s summer home. She also spent
many of years at her parent’s second home in Sanbornton, NH. Janet enjoyed outdoor activities such as
cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and canoeing on the lake.
Janet spent countless hours in the kitchen as she was a great
cook/baker. She enjoyed sharing her
special meals and bake goods with her neighbors. She was the matriarch of the
neighborhood and all the neighbors appreciated her very much. Janet took tremendous
pride in her property and garden. The
City of Quincy recently awarded Janet as one of 30 “Neat Neighbors” in the
Janet is survived by two great nephews of New Hampshire;
sister-in-law Lillian R. (Chiano) Ochs, of Plymouth, MA and several cousins.
Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 5-7:30pm at the Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave., EAST MILTON SQUARE. A Memorial Service will be held at Dolan Funeral Home at 7:30 pm. Interment will be private.
Donations can be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr, Tampa FL 33607 or online at www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.