Jane E. Cardwell, 88, died November 28 at Lima Estates. Mrs. Cardwell was born in Chester the daughter of the late Joseph L. and Laura nee McIntyre. She graduated from Chester High School and Temple University. Mrs. Cardwell was employed as a teacher by the Chester Upland School District teaching at William Penn School for 35 years retiring in 1985. Mrs. Cardwell had lived in Media prior to moving to Lima Estates 3 years ago. Previously she had lived in Sea Isle City and Cape May, New Jersey. She was very active at Lima Estates, a member of the Eastern Star, and was a volunteer at Cape Regional Hospital in Cape May Courthouse for many years. She was married to the late Frank B. Cardwell III who died in 2010 and the mother of the late Joseph E. Cardwell (Linda). She is survived by her son John Cardwell (Karen) of Brookhaven and 5 grandchildren. Mrs. Cardwell’s funeral will be private at the convenience of the family.