My wife died of cancer.
Tsuma wa gan de shinda.
wife; my dear; dear; honey; garnish (esp. one served with sashimi); embellishment
topic marker particle; indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated); adds emphasis
indicates location of action; at; in; indicates time of action; indicates means of action; cause of effect; by; and then; so; indicates continuing action; indicates certainty, emphasis, etc.
to die; to pass away; to lose spirit; to lose vigor; to look dead; to cease; to stop