Janet M. (O’Hara) Reid, died September 16, 2020 after a lengthy illness.
She was the wife of the late Michael Reid. Loving mother of Michael Reid and his wife Dana, and the late Sean Reid. Devoted sister to Jean O’Hara Sheridan and her husband Bob of East Dennis, Jack O’Hara and his wife Donna of West Roxbury. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Janet was raised in Jamaica Plain. She graduated from Saint Thomas Aquinas High School and Boston State College combined nursing program. She was a mother/baby nurse at Boston Medical Center for over 40 years. Janet was known for her sharp wit, empathy, kindness, and her fondness for her “girls” Maggie and Lily.
Due to COVID restrictions, a private Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Saint John Chrysostom Church in West Roxbury.
In lieu of flowers donations in Janet’s memory may be made to the SIDS Institute (sids.org), Hospice of the South Shore (southshorehealth.org), or the Jimmy Fund (jimmyfund.org).
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