1939 — 2021
Janice Kay Coan, 82, of Elmira, MI, went home to her eternal rest with Our Lord on Saturday, December 11, 2021. Born on April 14, 1939, in Olney, IL, the daughter of Damon and Charlene (Brookfield) Peters. Janice graduated from Richland County High School in 1956, Olney, IL, and three years later, on November 23, 1959, married her childhood sweetheart Lawrence Coan. She loved "her honey" from the time she was in third grade. She lived her motto throughout her marriage with her husband "A faithful friend is a sturdy shelter; He who finds one finds a treasure." (Sirach) Lawrence was her life's treasure. Janice and Lawrence moved to northern Michigan in 1972, owning and operating L & R...