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Jennifer Mary HOBERN


At Christchurch, on February 22, 2021, in her 83rd year. Beloved wife and soulmate of the late Robin, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Andrew and Kathy (Sydney), Catherine and Clive, Alison, David and the late Elisabeth, much loved grandmother of Michael and Karla, Clare and Scott, Sean and Louise (all Sydney); Cameron and Aimee (Hamilton), Charlotte and Ryan (Auckland); Jack, Thomas, and Samuel; great-grandmother of Lucy, Aria, and Ryan (Sydney). Sincere thanks to Radius Hawthorne staff for their dedication in caring for Jennifer. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Jennifer Hobern, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545 or email to  A private cremation has been held. A combined Memorial service to celebrate the lives of Jennifer and Robin will be held in the Christchurch Transitional Cathedral on Friday, April 16, time to be confirmed.