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We are devastated to advise that our darling Jennie passed away suddenly after a medical event on Sunday, May 16, 2021, aged 50 years. Most dearly loved mum of Mollie, Meg, and Eve, cherished beautiful daughter of Dariel and Michael, adored sister and best friend of Jamie and Ritchie, Robyn and Lyle, fun loving and incredible aunty of Sammie; Noel, and Jack, and a loyal and treasured friend to many.

“Wherever you go, leave a heart print”


Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Jennie McWhannell-Holibar, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Jennie’s favourite charity Ronald McDonald House, would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Service to Celebrate Jennie’s life will be held in our Rangiora Chapel, Wai-mana, 92 Kippenberger Avenue, Rangiora, on Friday, May 21, at 2.30pm, thereafter private cremation.