Obituaries

Adrianus (Aad, Arie, Adrian) KOOLOOS

12/12/2018
On December 12, 2018, passed peacefully at home, in his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Jos, loved Dad and father-in-law of Marian, Anita and Doug, John and Kendall, loved and treasured Opa of Sonja and Jeremy, Damian and Miwako, Scott an...
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Nettie Alice MACKENZIE

09/12/2018
On December 9, 2018, peacefully at WesleyCare, aged 93 years.  Loved mother of Douglas (deceased), Roger (deceased), Jennifer, Graeme (deceased), Lorelei, Anne, and Allan, and loved grandmother of Todd, Sarah, Ruth, Maryanne, Daniel, Luke, Jacob, Ph...
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Gordon John RIDDELL

07/12/2018
On December 7, 2018, peacefully and unexpectedly, aged 59 years. Loved and adored husband and best friend of Jo, very much loved and adored father of Lisa, loved grandad of Levi, and Makayla, cherished son of Elspeth and Ken Comrie-Smith, and the lat...
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Hamish Roderick ENSOR

08/12/2018
On December 8, 2018, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Belinda, much loved Dad of Penny (dec), Fiona, and Paul. Loved father-in-law of Nick, and Prue. Adored Humma of Mae, Abel; Juliet, Guy, and Hugh, dearly loved brother, brother-in-law, and un...
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Neville John SMITH

10/12/2018
On December 10, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Helen, and the late Diane, much loved father and father-in-law of Nigel and Michelle, Shane and Samantha, Paul and Ineka, Nikki, and Dena. Loved grandfa...
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Steven WINTER

08/12/2018
(Winter Engineering). It is with a very heavy heart we announce that we lost a very special person.  Steven passed away suddenly at his home on December 8, 2018, aged 47 years. Our love is wrapped around Steven’s parents Coralie and Robin, his chi...
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Aaron Stuart CAREY

10/12/2018
On December 10, 2018, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family, after a long courageous battle. Adored husband of Sarah, and a proud father of Evie.  Beloved son of the late Stuart, Sue (deceased) and Jack, much loved little brother of...
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Maurice Frederick PREBBLE

08/12/2018
On December 8, 2018, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, surrounded by family, aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Faye, much loved father and father-in-law of Michelle and Toni, Nicola and Hamish, loving grandad of Carlo, Isabella, Jacob, Liam, an...
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Brian John ROGERS

08/12/2018
On December 8, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Carol, loved father and father-in-law of Warren and Joanna, loved grandad of Ella, and Sophie. ‘Will be greatly missed’ Many thanks to St John ...
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John (Bully) SHEEHAN

07/12/2018
On December 7, 2018, peacefully at Darfield Hospital, aged 78 years.  Dearly loved husband of Julie, much loved father and father-in-law of Tony and Caroline, and Karen, loving grandad of James, Ryan, and Marcus.  Loved brother and brother-in-law o...
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Kevin Phillip KANE

Passed away unexpectedly at his home in Christchurch. Loved son of the late James and Elizabeth Kane (late of Lynnford, Ashburton). Loved brother of Shirley Dryden (Wellington), Dorothy Fitzsimon (Christchurch), the late John Kane, Jennifer and the l...
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Kevin Douglas BRIERLEY

07/12/2018
On December 7, 2018, passed away peacefully at home, aged 57 years, with his loving partner and son at his side. Adored and loved partner of Cheryl, very much loved stepfather to Briar, and Jess, awesome grandad to Myra, Manu, Jaeda, Jaeana, Kaia. He...
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Maisie (Rose) ANSELL

05/12/2018
On December 5, 2018, unexpectedly, in her 90th year.  Loved wife and cobber of the late Stan, and former wife of the late Len, adored, loved and loving mum of Geoffrey, Lesley, and Phillip, treasured mother-in-law of Ngaire, and Nancy, and cherished...
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Marian Jessie RUTHERFORD

06/12/2018
On December 6, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital.  Dearly loved mum of Mark, Clayton, Ross, and Deidre, loved mother-in-law of Christine, Christian, and Leanne, loving gran of Julia, Gabriella, Catherine, and Andrea.  Messages m...
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Gary James ELVY

04/12/2018
On December 4, 2018, unexpectedly at home, aged 52 years.  Dearly loved son of Jim (deceased) and Eunice, much loved brother of Murray, Brett, and Jason, and their partners, a loved uncle of his nieces and nephews.  Special thanks to the Emergency ...
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Margaret De JOUX

03/12/2018
On December 3, 2018, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family. Dearly loved wife of Richard, much loved mum and mum-in-law of Stewart and Anette, Katie and Fabian, and Peter, much loved grandma of Sebastian, Mathilde, and Levi; Jacob,...
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Ursula DIACK

04/12/2018
Passed away peacefully on December 4, 2018, at Windsor House, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Jim, loved mum and mother-in-law of Trish (deceased) and Eric Reynolds, Jim Jnr (deceased), David and Sue, and Shirley-Ann (deceased), nana of ...
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Alie VINK - de GROOT

29/11/2018
On November 29, 2018, peacefully at home, aged 103 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Cornelis, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Henricus (Rex) and Greta; Gre and Joop Huijsman (both deceased); Janet (Nettie) and Maurice Middleditch; Bob and ...
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Julie Rose KING

02/12/2018
On December 2, 2018 at Christchurch Hospital. Cherished companion of Jenny. A well-loved Aunt and Nana to all her wider family in England and New Zealand; Richard and Alla, Anton, Anastasia and Maria; Emma and Andy, Tom and Emily; Megan and Greg, Isa...
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Peter Wilhelmus HENDRIKS

28/11/2018
On November 28, 2018 peacefully at Charles Upham , Rangiora, aged 66 years. Soulmate and husband of Maria, dearly loved dad of Gert, and Sandra, devoted opa of his 5 grandchildren. Special thanks to all  the staff of the Oncology Unit,  Christchurc...
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