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In Memory of

Janice Adele Collins

October 2, 1947 - March 26, 2015

Obituary


Janice Adele Collins, aged 67, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and great aunt, died at her home in Grass Valley on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Janice was born October 2, 1947 in South San Francisco, California but spent most of her adult life in San Jose. She was a marketing associate for Hewlett Packard for over 30 years until she retired. After retiring, she drove a special needs school bus for Durham School Services until her diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Janice is survived by her daughter Tracy Turrubiate, grandson Tyler Turrubiate, brothers Thomas (Donna) Andrews,...

Janice Adele Collins, aged 67, beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and great aunt, died at her home in Grass Valley on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Janice was born October 2, 1947 in South San Francisco, California but spent most of her adult life in San Jose. She was a marketing associate for Hewlett Packard for over 30 years until she retired. After retiring, she drove a special needs school bus for Durham School Services until her diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Janice is survived by her daughter Tracy Turrubiate, grandson Tyler Turrubiate, brothers Thomas (Donna) Andrews, William (Cindy) Andrews, 5 nieces and 1 nephew; all of which she adored. She was preceded in death by parents Thomas and Mary Jane Andrews, brother Michael Andrews, husband Ron Collins and longtime partner Robert Boyd. Janice was loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed. A memorial service will take place at Chapel of the Hills, 1331 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA on Monday, April 6, 2015 at 1:00 pm.