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“Aunt Janice was 23 when I was born, and I didn't get to know her well because she was not around South Bend my first several years. About two years...Read More »
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“Aunt Janice was bigger than life when I was a child at her feet, listening to her stories, jokes,etc. She made me realize that adults could be...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Mary Brosnan - Falls Church, VA

“I was very sorry to hear of Janice's passing. Her mother, Mildred, and my mother, Anasue, were first cousins. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Patricia Smith - South Bend, IN

“Since Janice worked in the English Dept at Notre Dame and loved Notre Dame Football we had plenty to talk about. I will miss not getting to know her...Read More »
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“I am staff chaplain at the University of Notre Dame and I am sorry for the loss of Janet. I want to thank you for her devoted, loving service for...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Father Jim Bracke csc - IN

“My Aunt Janice my fathers sister. She lived her entire life in South Bend, and was a devoted daughter to her mother Mildred, her entire life.She...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Betsy Coffield - Richmond, VA

Janice M. Coffield, 89, of South Bend, passed away on Sunday November 27, 2016 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka. She was born on January 1, 1927, in South Bend, to the late Fred George and Mildred (Steis) Coffield. She was also preceded in death by an infant twin brother and sister and a brother, Fred Coffield. Janice is survived by her sister, Virginia Frazer of West Virginia, nieces and nephews and dear friend, Barb Fralish. Ms. Coffield worked for the English Department for the University of Notre Dame. A graveside service will be held at 11 am Thursday December 1, 2016 at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Notre Dame. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Saint Matthew's Cathedral 1701 Miami St., South Bend, IN 46614. To send online condolences, please visit