Tributes Online - Jenny Lane

Jenny Lane

7/08/1932 - 3/12/2023

LANE (nee James) Jenny (Margaret Jennifer) - Surrounded by family Jenny passed away peacefully on Sunday 3rd of December at Te Hopai Home and Hospital in Wellington.

Cherished daughter of the late Kathleen Knight & Maurice James.
Jenny was a much-loved sister to Rolland (dec.) Denis (dec.) and Cliff. 
Married to Pat (dec.) for too short a time, Jenny is fare welled as a Mother and Mother-in-law by Patrick & Sarah, Dom & Morag, Liz & Geoff, Rico & Katie and Kate & Andrew. 
She was also the treasured Grandmother of Rohan and Sean, Steff, Charlotte and Harriet and Philippa, Stephanie and Melanie, Aloysius, Ava and Zebedee and, more recently, Georgie.

The family would like to extend their gratitude to all of the staff at Te Hopai.  Without your love and care, Jenny’s last years would not have been as happy – we are truly grateful for your service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Te Hopai Trust would be greatly appreciated by the family and can be made online:

Messages to the Lane family may be left in Jenny’s tribute book on this page or posted c/- PO Box 14-366, Kilbirnie, Wellington 6241.

A funeral service for Jenny will be held at Erskine Chapel, 31 Avon St, Island Bay, Wellington on Thursday 7th December at 11am, thereafter private cremation. Parking at the venue is limited so please factor this in when making travel arrangements.

This service can be viewed via the livestream tab above.


Service Information
Date: 7/12/2023 Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Erskine Chapel
31 Avon Street
Island Bay, Wellington
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