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Jill Lynette CHAPMAN


15.11.1950 – 01.06.2022. Passed away peacefully in Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by her family, on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. Dearly loved wife of Bruce, loved mother of Paul and his partner Mary, loved mother and mother-in-law of Tim and Fiona, Pete and Alanna. Devoted grandmother of Laura, Jack, Oscar, Luke, Olivia, Sophie, Jonah, Micah, and Caleb. Adored sister of her late brother Neil and his wife Shelagh, cherished sister-in-law of Margaret and Ken, Mark and Priscilla, and a supportive and caring aunty of her many nieces and nephews.

‘Whilst we are deeply saddened, we are comforted by the thought that Jill is in the loving presence of her God’. 

Special thanks to the medical and nursing staff at Christchurch Hospital for their outstanding care and support. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Jill Chapman, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Christchurch City Mission would be appreciated, and may be made online at A  Celebration of Jill’s life will be held at St Christopher’s Anglican Church, 244 Avonhead Road, Avonhead, on Tuesday, June 7th, at 2.00pm