In Memory of Nolan Fields
February 22, 2016
Dear Saint James Family,
What makes Saint James so special is that as a school
family, we support each other in the best of times—and in
the most difficult of times.
We always hope that happiness and joy will fill our
days, and we know we must face challenges and sorrow on
Now is the time for the love and friendship that we share to
provide strength and encouragement for one another.
Nolan Fields, one of our dear graduates from the class of
2015, passed away this weekend after a valiant battle
He was surrounded throughout his journey with the love and
compassion of his parents, brother, family, friends,
coaches, teachers, and many others within the Saint James
Nolan’s spirit was unparalleled. Throughout his life, he
touched the lives of so many with his genuine kindness.
His optimism and gentle nature continued to shape his
character even in the face of cancer.
Nolan was nothing short of a warrior—keeping pace his senior
year in the classroom—while embracing aggressive treatment
and its side affects. He never lost hope or his will to
Nolan’s mother, Mrs. Jamie Fields, is a beloved English
teacher at Saint James School.
Please keep Jamie, Nolan’s father Frank, and Nolan's brother
Matt, in your thoughts.
We know they will find great comfort in our continued
strength and support.
With heavy hearts, we will all walk forward together in the
days ahead and celebrate the memory of the young man we all
Head of School
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