Kingston, MA | Carver, MA
Obituary of Kristen L. Janhola
Please share a memory of Kristen to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Pembroke - Kristen Louise Janhola, 43, of Pembroke, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 surrounded in love by her family and caregivers at Nemasket Healthcare Center in Middleboro, MA. Born March 16, 1971, in Brockton, MA, she was the daughter of Richard C. Janhola and Louise E. (French) Janhola both originally from Abington, MA, and now residing in Pembroke, MA. Kristen is the granddaughter of Ruth and Lloyd French of Largo, FL, and the late George and Eleanor Janhola of Abington. Kristen was the beloved “Big” sister to Kerry L. (Janhola) Sherry and her husband Patrick Sherry of Halifax, MA as well as to Stefanie M. Janhola Haen and her husband Eugene B. Haen III of Pembroke. Kristen was treasured by her nieces and nephews Brian, Paige, and Kevin Sherry of Halifax and Adam and Amanda Haen of Pembroke. She was a very special constant in their lives. She will also be missed by her extended family including her uncle, Robert French “UB”, and family. Kristen graduated from Silver Lake Regional High School class of 1989. Many around town knew her from working at the recycling center in Pembroke. Kristen had a love for life and a smile that could light up a room. Her family was important and the time spent together swimming, boating, playing games, vacationing, and laughing was never taken for granted. Memorial visiting hours will be held on Thursday, September 4th from 4-7:00 PM at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 7 Mattakeesett St, (Rt. 14) Pembroke. A remembrance ceremony will take place at 6:30 PM. A burial ceremony will be held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, on Friday, September 5th at 12:30 PM. Family and Friends will depart from Shepherd Funeral Home at 11:15 AM. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Kristen’s memory to Beacon Hospice, 32 Resnik Rd, Suite 3, Plymouth MA, 02360
A Memorial Tree was planted for Kristen
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Shepherd Funeral & Cremation Service
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
About this Event
In Loving Memory
Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Share Your Memory of
Be the first to upload a memory!
216 Main Street
Kingston, MA 02364
116 Main Street
Carver, MA 02330
For all mailings please use:
P O Box 325
Kingston, MA 02364
Looking for something you can't find? We make it easy to get the answers you need. Please feel free to contact us at anytime