Obituaries

William (Bill) Albert Leicester ROMERIL

18/09/2020
Passed away suddenly, on Friday, September 18, 2020, at home in Christchurch, aged 76 years. Loving husband of Alison for 53 years. Cherished father and father-in-law of Bruce and Jenny Romeril (Rangiora), and the late Carmen. Treasured Pop of Grant,...
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Bernard Huw Paul WYNN-WILLIAMS

19/09/2020
(20.05.1947-19.09.2020) Died peacefully at Strathallan Rest Home, Timaru, after a long battle. Dearly loved partner of Sharyn for 20 years, father of Sarah, David (deceased), Hannah, James, and Ruth, father-in-law of Qwan-Ling, and Tom, and Matt, gra...
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Alan (Mike) Michael Charles BENSON

23/09/2020
On September 23, 2020, died peacefully at home surrounded by family, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Sandra for 57 years, beloved father and father-in-law of Steve and Sarah, and Sharon and Andy, treasured granddad of Molly, Harriet, and Olive...
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Adrienne Frances COLEMAN

23/09/2020
On September 23, 2020, at Christchurch Hospital after a short illness, surrounded by family, aged 70 years.  Loved wife and soulmate of John, a loving, caring and supportive mother of Sarah and Simon Christie, Trudi and Craig Squire, treasured grand...
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John Francis DARRAGH

24/09/2020
On September 24, 2020, at Nurse Maude Hospice, after a short illness, aged 80 years.  Dearly loved husband of Jenny, and the late Brenda, devoted father and father-in-law of Philip and Angela, Andrew, and Christine and Barry McLeod.  Special, lovin...
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Douglas Warren (Warren) HUDSON

15/08/2020
On August 15, 2020, peacefully, surrounded by his family, aged 88 years. Warren was loved and will be greatly missed by Doreen, Pauline and Rod, Ken, Lynley and Brent, Roger and Lisa, Gill and Alan, and Ian. Much loved and loving Granddad of Monique,...
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John Stewart O'RAWE

17/09/2020
(Reg. No.292175, Private, WWII ): On September 17, 2020, passed away peacefully at Rannerdale War Veterans Home, aged 102 years.  Much loved husband of the late Noeleen, loved father and father-in-law of Terrence and Linda, Dennis and Frances, and t...
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Colin Donald MacDONALD

22/09/2020
On September 22, 2020, passed away peacefully at Anthony Wilding Hospital, aged 94 years.  Dearly and much loved husband of Doreen, loved father and father-in-law of Valerie and Ian Bright, and Alan, Jocelyn and Philip Richards, much loved granddad ...
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Gilbert Anthony HAY

24/09/2020
On September 24, 2020, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in his 94th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Kathleen, loved and loving father of the late Nicholas, much loved brother of John, Judith Ann Peart, and the late Bernard, Pet...
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Ngaire June HATTON

22/09/2020
On September 22, 2020, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family at her side, aged 85 years. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Glenda and Brian, Wendy and the late Mike, Neil and Roslyn, loved Gran of Brendan, Kaylee, Anthony, Lana-Marie...
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June Millicent KITCHIN

24/09/2020
On September 24, 2020, peacefully at Bainswood on Victoria, Rangiora, aged 94 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Syd, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Graham and Jenny (Oamaru), Nicky and Peter Heppelthwaite (Rangiora), and Trevor and Vicky...
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Fenwick William (Fen) PAYTON

21/09/2020
On September 21, 2020, Fen passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, aged 69 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Penny, much loved father and father-in-law of Simon and Sarah, Andrew and Katy, and Sarah, much loved ‘Popa’ o...
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Helen Joyce MEIKLE

31/08/2020
On August 31, 2020, passed away peacefully at home, aged 70 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Errol, much loved mother of Clinton, Jackie Jackson, and Bradley, loved mother-in-law, and loving grandma of her grandchildren, loving daughter of the ...
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Alison Margaret TAGGART

19/09/2020
Died peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on September 19, 2020, aged 88 years. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Roscoe and Barbara, Bob (deceased), Alan and Ruth, and Selwyn (deceased), loved Auntie Alison of Geoff and Wendy, Murray and Gina, Andrew...
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Philip David WATTS

Ever loved darling companion, best mate and husband to Lizzie, adored adoptive dad to Jess and Meg. A kind and gentle man. Loved and respected son, brother, brother-in-law, cousin, uncle, neighbour, farmer, lawyer, shearer, musician, artist, outdoor ...
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Peter Joseph BRADLEY

20/09/2020
On September 20, 2020, surrounded by his loving family at Rotorua Hospital following a stroke, aged 69 years. Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Trish, much loved father and father-in-law of Simon and Lauren, Nathan and Jo, Sean and Kate, affection...
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Norman (Norm) Marcel THOMSON

17/09/2020
Peacefully with family at his side on September 17, 2020, aged 97 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Winifred (Win), respected and cherished father and father-in-law of Laurie and Lile, Sharyn, Stephen and Joanne, and Jenny and Tim. Much loved P...
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Roger Wilfred LOUIS

17/09/2020
BEM (Reg. No. F78343, Retired Warrant Officer of RNZAF)  Passed away peacefully at Anthony Wilding Hospital, Halswell, on September 17, 2020, in his 83rd year. Dearly loved husband of Nola, loved father and father-in-law of Christopher and Nicole (A...
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Audrey Frances CHISNALL

14/09/2020
Passed away in Christchurch, on Monday, September 14, 2020, aged 97 years. Loved daughter of Wilfred and Valerie Chisnall, dearly loved by her seven sisters, and dearly loved by her nieces and nephews, and their families.             ...
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Clive Lawrence COMFORT

16/09/2020
Passed away peacefully at WesleyCare on September 16, 2020, aged 79 years. Loving and devoted husband of the late Christine, loved dad and father-in-law of Martin and Tania, Julie and Michael, and Susan and Tony, loved granddad of Mikaela, Mathew, Ja...
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