Obituaries

Helen Joan BAIN

18/03/2020
Peacefully on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, surrounded by her loving family at Nurse Maude Hospital, after a courageous and dignified battle, aged 81 years.  Much loved and cherished wife of Ken for 56 years.   Loving and caring mother and mother-in-...
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Donald (Don) (The Fonz) Charles FORBES

20/03/2020
Passed away peacefully after a long illness at Parklands Hospital, on Friday 20th March 2020, aged 75 years.  Loved husband of the late Irene.  Loved father of Donna and Warren, Richard, and Peter and Teri, granddad and Koro of James, Campbell, and...
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Edith Margaret POPE

19/03/2020
On March 19, 2020 at Bethesda Hospital, aged 80 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Alan, and a loved mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother.  Thanks to the amazing staff at Bethesda Hospital and Christchurch Hospital.  Messages may be addressed...
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Marie (Ruth) Ruth WILSON

18/03/2020
Passed away peacefully on March, 18, 2020, aged 87 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Edwin. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Sharyn, Ross, Vicki, Stuart and Naruemon, Erin and Bruce, very special Nannie of Rylan, Bryce, Kane, Thalia, Natha...
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Alison Jean CURRIE

18/03/2020
On March 18, 2020, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, in her 80th year. Beloved daughter of the late Les and Freda Morgan (Okaramio), dearly loved wife of the late Ron Currie, and much loved partner of the late Henry Topp, loved sister and sister-in-...
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Marlene Anne LEE

19/03/2020
Passed away peacefully in her sleep, on the morning of March 19, 2020, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of Ted (deceased), and children Richard (deceased), Michael, and Anna, cherished sister of Judy, much loved nana of Oliver, Joshua, and Marcus. ...
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Bill Ralph William POLLETT

14/03/2020
Passed away, in good spirits, at Nurse Maude Hospital, on March 14, 2020, aged 72 years.  Bill led a full and colourful life and will be fondly remembered by all his many friends and family, both in New Zealand and Australia.  Special thanks to Nur...
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Earleen Patricia DAVIS

14/03/2020
On March 14, 2020, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family, in her 80th year. Most dearly loved and treasured wife of Murray, adored and loved mother and mother-in-law of Shelley and Dan, Lyaine and Barry, and Rowan, cherished...
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Shirley Frances Florence PARKER

14/03/2020
  Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, on March 14, 2020, aged 94 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late John (Jack).  Adored mum and mother-in-law of Sandra (deceased), Philippa and Richard, loving nana of her grandchildren and great-g...
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John Raymond TIPPETT

13/03/2020
On March 13, 2020 peacefully at home, aged 71 years. Dearly loved husband of Lesley. Cherished and respected father and father-in-law of Simon and Hilda, and Anna and Jamie Clark. Much loved grandad of Eli. Loved dear friend of Chanelle and George. S...
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Norma (Georgina Norma) JONES

13/03/2020
Peacefully at Diana Isaac Retirement Village (Hospital), on March 13, 2020, aged 85 years. Dearly loved wife and friend of Stuart (deceased), cherished and loved mother of Nicki and Mark, Nick and Hitomi, and Peter (deceased), adored and loving grand...
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Dorothy ROBB

13/03/2020
On March 13, 2020, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, aged 93 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Don, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Barry and the late Joan, John and Lynda, loved and cherished grandma of Carolyn and Michael, Gra...
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Natalie Elizabeth CHILDS

13/03/2020
On March 13, 2020, aged 99 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Ray, loved mother and mother-in-law of Helen and Kevin Dupe, Bronwyn and David Renwick, loved Grandma of the late Sam, Ryan, Caleb; Jonathon, Adam, Oliver, and a loved Great-Grandma, lov...
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Leslie Richard (String) GARNER

16/03/2020
It’s with great sadness and love that we announce the final reveille of String/Les Garner, of Camp Rangiora, on Monday, March 16, 2020, at 87 years of age.  Devoted husband and adjutant of the late Isobel Garner.  Adored dad and Corps Commander o...
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Leonard (Len) Frederick FREEMAN

04/03/2020
On March, 4, 2020, passed away peacefully at Burlington Village, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Heather, much loved father and father-in-law of Paul, Gary, Gail and Ian, loving grandad of Steven, Simon, and Christopher; Andrew, Mic...
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Pamela Jean TURNER

09/03/2020
On March 9, 2020, passed away peacefully at Radius Hawthorne, aged 73 years. Loving wife of William, cherished and loved mother of Jane, Helen, and Hamish, mother-in-law of Murray, and Fiona, proud Granny of Tom, Natalie, Angus; Harry, Sarah; Alastai...
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Brittnea Howard MILL

09/03/2020
On March 9, 2020, Britt’s journey ended, at Nurse Maude Hospice surrounded by loved ones, aged 33 years.  Adored wife of Cameron, dearly loved daughter-in-law of John and Josie, treasured aunty of Charlotte, and Van, loved sister-in-law of Amy and...
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William Alan MCKEE

10/03/2020
Alan joined his beloved wife Pat in the early hours of March 10, 2020, at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, aged 87 years.  He was the very much loved and cherished father of Robyn and Simon, John and Marize, and Hayden, adored grandad and grandpop of...
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Mary (Jean) Jean McLACHLAN

09/03/2020
Passed away unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital, on Monday, March 9,  2020, aged 62 years.  Daughter of the late Mary and Hugh, sister of David, and James, niece of David Ault, and Tony Ault, and cousin of Tina Cooper. Messages may be addressed t...
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Janet Ann CADDIE

07/03/2020
On March 7, 2020, passed away peacefully at Ngaio Marsh, aged 76 years. Loved wife of Ray Caddie, and loving mother of Barbara and Chris Anderson, Gordon and Susan Caddie, and Craig and Penny Caddie, loved by her grandchildren James, Liam, Matthew; F...
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