Janice E. (Murphy) Anderson, 59, of Sandy Hookdied peacefully surrounded by her beloved family October 12, 2011 in Watertown, Massachusetts. She was the loving wife of the late John S. Anderson and the daughter of Joan H. Murphy of Massapequa Park, NYand the late James P. Murphy. She is survived by her three loving daughters, Denise N. Anderson, Susan E. Anderson, and Megan E. Dube (Michael) and their daughter Moira; mother, Joan; brothers, James P. Murphy(Carol), John W. Murphy (Joyce), and Justin D. Murphy (Kathleen) and ninenieces and nephews. Janice was a graduate of St. John's University in NY. As an involved stay at home mom she was active in school and civic activities; following the death of her husband she joined Pitney Bowes developing a successful 15-year career as a sales training professional. She enjoyed traveling the world, including her annual trip to Martha's Vineyard with her girls. Family and friends may call at the Honan Funeral Home, 58 Main Street, Newtown, CT on Sunday Oct. 16, 2011 from 2 to 5 PM. A Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Rose of Lima Church, 46 Church Hill Road Newtown, CT on Monday October 17, 2011at 10:00am.Interment will follow at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY. A memorial contribution can be made to The Andrew L. Warshaw, MD Institute for Pancreatic Cancer Research at Massachusetts General Hospital or The
. To send online condolences, please visit www.carepages.com/ jea or www.honanfh.com.
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Newtown, CT 06470
Published in News Times on Oct. 14, 2011