Obituary of Janet M. Barrett



Janet M. Barrett, 79 of West Stockbridge died Thursday July 6, 2017 at Berkshire Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born in West Stockbridge on March 1, 1938 daughter of Frank and Teresa (Frana) Selva. Janet worked at the former England Brothers Restaurant Store and Charles Baldwin and Son in West Stockbridge. Janet’s husband Richard A. Barrett Sr. whom she married in West Stockbridge on January 14, 1961 predeceased her on November 3, 1993. Janet is survived by one son, Richard Barrett Jr. of West Stockbridge, one daughter, Teresa Eisenberg and husband Michael of West Stockbridge, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband Richard A. Barret Sr., Janet was predeceased her daughter, Bethanne Barrett,  four brothers, Francis, Guy, Erminio and Anthony Selva and six sisters, Elizabeth, Josephine, Mary, Irene, Virginia and Emma.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday July 15 at 11:00 AM in Saint Patrick’s Cemetery in West Stockbridge. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy in Janet’s memory may be made to either the Saint Patrick’s Church Building Fund or the Berkshire Humane Society in care of the BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME 33 South Street Great Barrington MA 01230. Condolences may be made through

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