Fitchburg-Janet J. (Honeyghan) Gordon, 56, died peacefully on Sunday, July 18, 2021 in Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston after an illness.
Janet was born on November 21, 1964 in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica a daughter of the late Felix and Lucy (Simms) Honeyghan.
Janet will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed by her husband Donald H. Gordon; seven children, Shelldon Gordon, Shelljohn Gordon, Shellyhan Gordon, Shellmark Gordon, Shellron Gordon, Shellaina Gordon and Shellando Gordon; thirteen siblings, Myo Honeyghan, Cynthia Honeyghan, Clinton Honeyghan, Basmore Honeyghan, Delmore Honeyghan, Carlando Honeyghan, Curnaldo Honeyghan, Howayne Honeyghan, Humly Honeyghan, Alex Honeyghan, Helen Honeyghan and Orville Murray; one brother in-law Byron Ebanks; many sisters in-law; 31 nieces, 21 great-nieces; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family.
Janet dedicated her life to raising her family. She was a devoted wife and mother and always made sure they were cared for. She was a passionate advocate to helping people with disabilities. Janet enjoyed gardening, singing and photography. She will be remembered for her adventurous spirit. Janet loved taking adventures, traveling and seeing new places.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021 from 6-8pm in the Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 243 Water St. Fitchburg.
Her funeral will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 10:00AM in Village Seventh Day Adventist Church, 75 Sawyer St. Lancaster, MA. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg.
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John F. Masciarelli and James M. Hebert, Funeral Directors
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