Jayne Helen


December 27, 1945 ~ April 20, 2013

In loving memory of wife, mother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend, Jayne Fagan. After battling ovarian cancer for the last few years, Jayne passed away peacefully at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

Jayne was born in Rockglen, Saskatchewan but has lived in Nanaimo since 1971. With her genuine concern and care for others, she had a long and successful career in the Nanaimo School District, where she worked her way through the system to become secretary to the superintendent. She was a devoted employee of S.D. #68 who worked with integrity, genuine concern and love for the children she served. Jayne’s last job was secretary of Ladysmith Primary School, until November 2012.

Jayne will be remembered for her honesty, generosity, sense of humor, being a people person, love of her job, love of travel, and her family. She has touched many lives and hearts She loved a good game of bridge, butterflies, dogs, goats, reading, her precious school children, theater plays, turtles, and life.

Survived & missed by her husband, Joe and children: Mark Wolfe & Jade Evoy; her brother, Jack Wagner; sister-in-law, Sue; brother, Dale Wagner; sister-in-law, Sandra; sister, Kim Ross; brother-in-law, Tom; nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and friends.

A Celebration of Life, with a reception to follow, will be held on May 3rd at 2:00 p.m. at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1720 Bowen Road, Nanaimo. Flowers are gratefully declined in favor of donations, in Jayne’s name, for the BC Cancer Society.

Jayne’s words: “Don’t judge me till you walk in my moccasins!” “Please never be afraid, always go forward & ask for God’s help—He is there!”

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