Janice Balzarini, 63, of Reston, VA passed away surrounded by loving and devoted friends after a courageous battle with cancer on April 7, 2020.\n \nBorn in Avon, MA she was the daughter of the late Bruno and Evelyn (Hazlett) Balzarini. She is survived by her siblings Edward, Richard (wife Sheri) and Susan Balzarini. She is also survived by an extended family of dear friends that loved her and were always by her side.\n \nJanice was warm, kind, thoughtful and always hopeful, her deep faith guiding her every step of the way. Her beautiful smile would lead to a conversation with anyone and everyone. She was passionate about living life fully, always up for anything and everything from jet skiing to belly dancing, but still found time to enjoy or prepare a gourmet meal with friends.\n \nJanice was a graduate of Mass Bay Community College and Blue Hills Regional Vocational High School. Janice had a successful career with the Central Artery/Tunnel Project in Boston prior to joining Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority in 2006.\n \nA celebration of her life will take place in Reston, VA and Avon, MA on a future date. Janice will be interned at St. Michael's Cemetery, Avon, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations in Janice's memory can be made to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute c/o Dr. Ursula Matulonis, Research, P.O. 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or the charity of your choice.