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Oaklands Chapel
Ellesmere Public Cemetery

On July 3, 2024, peacefully at home, surrounded by family, following a short illness, aged 65 years. Dearly loved wife of Peter, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Rebecca and Mark, Matt and Tarryn, Sara and Evan, proud and loving Granny of Caitlin, and Sam; Emily, Grace, and Isaac; and Rory, and a much loved youngest daughter of Jo and the late Jack Kradolfer. Special thanks to all those who have provided care and support to Jane and her family. Messages may be addressed to: The family of the late Jane Densem, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated, and may be made online at A service to celebrate Jane’s life will be held in our Oaklands Chapel, corner Halswell Junction and Wigram Roads, Halswell, on Thursday, July 11, at 10.30am. Interment to follow at Ellesmere Public Cemetery.

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