Janice Schafferman Lewis - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Janice Schafferman Lewis

January 31, 1933 - April 26, 2023

Janice Schafferman Lewis, age 90, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, April 26, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on January 31, 1933, she was a daughter of the late William Clarence and Margaret Virginia (Williams) Drummond. Janice worked for L.B. McNatt as a realtor for 10 years. Following her retirement from real estate, she worked part-time at Copy Craft for 5 years.

In her spare time, Janice enjoyed bowling and playing cards. She loved going on trips to the beach as well as camping. Above all, Janice was an avid Philadelphia Phillies fan and never missed a chance to cheer on her beloved team.

In addition to her parents, Janice was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Schafferman; second husband, Giacomo Lewis; son, Robert Schafferman, Jr.; siblings, Herbert Wesley Drummond, Sharon L. Powell, and Carl Drummond; brother-in-law, Donald Powell; and sister-in-law, Jeanne Drummond. She is survived by her children, Margie Allen (David), Karl Schafferman (Marion), and Richard Schafferman (Colette); stepdaughter, Clara Marie Tucker; siblings, Boone Drummond (Helen) and June McNatt (Louis); 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandson; and many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Janice’s memory to Milford Church of God, 500 Walnut Street, Milford, DE 19963.


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11 Condolences for Janice Schafferman Lewis

  • My prayers to all of the family….I wish I could be there to give each of you a hug. I pray God watches over the family and keeps you all safe. I know Aunt Janice is looking down from Heaven and is so grateful for the love and care she received from everyone. God Bless all of you.
    Love always
    Katie Gearinger

  • I am truly sorry to hear of Janice’s passing. My thoughts and prayers with all of her family and friends. I always appreciated her concern for my mom also.

  • God has called another Angel home , may you rest in peace Aunt Janice 🙏 ❤️

  • So sorry to hear about your mom❤️ you and your family are in our prayers 🙏

  • So sorry for the passing of your mom. Condolences to you and the family

  • Margie I am so sorry for your loss

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • Loved the video and many thanks for posting.

    Condolences to all the children and grandchildren. They loved her very much and she will surely be missed. Psalm 91
    Thanks to the Lord for gifting her with 90 years.

  • Our thoughts are with you all,what a beautiful family and tribute for a life well lived.

  • My condolences to the family.
    It was a pleasure to have been Ms. Janice’s Aide

  • My deepest sympathy on the passing of our dear Jan. She was always such a joy to talk to and spend time with. I am reminded of the many hours, days, and months we spent together working at the Union United Methodist Church Food Closet sharing joys and sorrows. She is now at peace in the arms of our Lord. x0x0