Obituaries

Douglas (Doug) Raymond MITCHELL

26/11/2021
Peacefully passed away on November 26, 2021. Loving husband of Jane, and father of Stuart, Mark, Andrew, and Johnny, father-in-law of Kate, Karen, Phoebe, and Anna. Cherished grandfather of Jack, Isla, Freddie, Taylor, Morgan, Sophie, Toby, and Annab...
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Douglas (Doug) Eddy LAWRY

27/11/2021
Doug took his last peaceful breath at Christchurch Hospital, on Saturday, November 27, 2021, aged 75 years. Most dearly loved husband of Lesley, a treasured father of Anthony, and Rob, dearly loved by Victoria, and Teresa, and adored by his grandkids...
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Karen Joy WENN

15/11/2021
It is with utmost sadness that we announce the unexpected and sudden passing of Karen on Monday, November 15, 2021. Adored Mum and Mother-in-law of James and Lettie (Mapua), Matthew and Isobel (UK), Sarah and Fergal (Dubai), and the late Alex. Precio...
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Nelson Francis CROSBIE

26/11/2021
On November 26, 2021, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 86 years. Loving husband of Kathleen, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Paul and Sue, and Sandra and Paul, adored grandfather of Lexi, and Harrison; Sam, and Will. Rest in peac...
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Joan (Pat) Susan NICOLL

26/11/2021
On November 26, 2021, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Hospital, aged 87 years. Loving wife of Robin (deceased), loving mother and mother-in-law of Susan and Alex, Mary and Jason, Helen and Glenn, and Lucy and John, loved grandmother of Cate, Nicola, Alex, ...
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Michael (Mike) John TAYLOR

27/11/2021
On Saturday, November 27, 2021, at home, surrounded by family, aged 70 years. Loving husband to Bobby for 38 years, loved dad of John, and Jessica, respected father-in-law to Antony, loving grandad and Poppa to Isaac, and Georgia. Much loved son of t...
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Alan Roy OSMOND

23/11/2021
Peacefully on Tuesday, November, 23, 2021 at Burlington Village, age 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Carol, for 60 years, loving father of Tony, Grant, Vickie and Erin, loved father-in-law of Helen, Anne, Neville and Damien, loved granddad of...
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James (Jim) McGuinness O’BRIEN

24/11/2021
On November 24, 2021, died suddenly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Maureen, beloved dad and father-in-law of Owen, Trish, and Ali and Mark, much loved Grandpa and Poppa of Courtney, Alicia, Lexi, Jacob, Brad, and James. G...
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Alan John WRIGHT

19/11/2021
Peacefully, on Friday, November 19, 2021, at home in Christchurch. Dearly loved husband of Vivien, loved father of William, Tracey, James and Phillip, father-in-law of Prema and proud granddad of Oliver. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the...
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Eileen (Adele) Adele CHISNALL

20/11/2021
Peacefully, on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at Diana Isaac Retirement Village, aged 96 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Will, and a much loved Aunty to her many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Special thanks to the team at Diana ...
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Peter Reginald EVANS

16/11/2021
Passed away peacefully at Burwood Hospital on November 16, 2021, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late Beverley; loved father and father-in-law of David and Kandis, and Stephen and Pat; treasured granddad of Luke and Sophie, Monique, Trent, M...
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David (Dave) John PARSONS

14/11/2021
Unexpectedly at home on Sunday, November 14, 2021, aged 65 yrs. Dearly loved husband of Sharron, cherished father and father-in-law of Carla and Michael Davidson, and the late Sherrin, granddad of Anna and Elliot. Messages may be addressed to The Fam...
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Jean MATHIESON

13/11/2021
Sadly passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at Parkstone Care Home. Cherished wife of the late James (Jim) for 65 years, loved mother of Jill, James, David, and the late Douglas, adored grandmother of Mandy, Michael, Sophie, and Jack...
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Jean Elizabeth DOUBLE

09/11/2021
(Formerly of Castle Rock, Northern Southland) On Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 97 years. Loved wife of the late Thomas, mother and mother-in-law of Allan, Murray and Antje, Wallace, John (deceased), Tom and Linda, loved gr...
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Margaret Joan RUSH

07/11/2021
On November 7, 2021, passed away peacefully at her home, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved by her flatmates and all the staff at Orlando. Special thanks to all the past and present staff who have cared for Margaret throughout her time with them.  A Serv...
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Dezma (Mumma) Rosemary SCOTT

31/10/2021
On October 31, 2021, passed away peacefully at Ilam Lifecare, in her 99th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Jim, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Edward and Helen Anderson (Rangiora), and Rosemary and Ray Percy, adored Mumma of Louise and B...
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Julia Ann WITBROCK

07/11/2021
On November 7, 2021, peacefully with family at her side, aged 82 years. Beloved wife of the late Father Jack. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Ann, Michael and Yunli, Rachel and Stephen, Jeremy and Kate, Elisabeth and Ryan. Darling grandmother of Jo...
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Dennis Leslie SPRIGGS

20/10/2021
On October 20, 2021, Dennis passed away at his residence, aged 63 years. A much loved father of Tina, Shaun and Lisa, father-in-law of Bill and Cheries, and an adored grandad of Sammie; Trinity, Harmony, and Harley; Talia, Timmy, and Sepoima. A loved...
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Aline Noelle ERICKSON

30/10/2021
On October 30, 2021, peacefully at Summerset on Cavendish, aged 88 years. Loving mother of Paul and Geoffra, Grant and Vicki, Mark and Barbara, Vicky and Brent, and Shane, treasured grandmother of Glenn, and Loretta; Tomas; Natalie, and Harry; and Ka...
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Lynette (Lyn) Joan WENTWORTH

29/10/2021
Passed away on Friday, October 29, 2021, at Radius Hawthorne, Christchurch, after battling dementia for several years. Loved wife of the late Brian Albert Wentworth, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Craig and Maxine, and Andrew and Lorraine W...
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