Obituaries

Glenys (Glen) Mary PERRY

13/06/2017
On June 13, 2017, peacefully at home, aged 83 years.  Dearly loved wife of Graham, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Joanna and Ian, Elizabeth and Seumas, John and Bronwyn, adored granny of Simon, Amanda and Simon; Tim and Rosanna, William; Mic...
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Peter John SCOTT

10/06/2017
Passed away peacefully  at Cashmere View Hospital, with Jean at his side, on June 10, 2017, aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of Jean, loved father and father-in-law of Mark and Tania, Simon and Mandi, Joanna and Paul, adored grandfather PJ/Puki o...
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Patricia (Pat) GRIFFIN

10/06/2017
On June 10, 2017, surrounded by family, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 91 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Reg, cherished and much loved mum of Wayne, Steve, Mark, Alison Parnell, and Linda, loved mother-in-law of  Ngaire, Julie, Kathy, and th...
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Shiela Mary FROST

09/06/2017
Died peacefully at Maples Lifecare on June 9, 2017, aged 95 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Doug, dearly loved and treasured mother and mother-in-law of Kevin and Susan, Garry and Jean, Colleen and Marcus, Stephen and Chrissy, Dennis and Lesle...
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Joyce Isabel WHITE (formerly Mitchell)

10/06/2017
On June 10, 2017, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, in her 93rd year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Len Mitchell and John White, loving mum and mum-in-law of Sue and Lindsay Smith, Dave and Bev, Jan, Kevin, Gary and Ro...
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Li Ping CHEN

09/06/2017
On June 9, 2017, peacefully at Parkstone Care Home, aged 85 years.  A loved mother and mother-in-law, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  A Service for Li Ping will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Thursday, June 15,...
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Fiona (Fi) Ruth HERRIOTT

07/06/2017
On June 7, 2017, at Christchurch Hospital, after a short battle with cancer. Dearly loved and cherished wife of Martin, much loved mum of James, Hannah, and Victoria, loved daughter of Catherine Hutchison, and the late John and Ruth Hendry, loved sis...
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Freda Mary McKENZIE

09/06/2017
On June 9, 2017, passed away peacefully at Essie Sumers Retirement Village, in her 93rd year.  Much loved wife of the late Mervyn, adored mother and mother-in-law of Graeme and Lyn, Esther and the late Ross, Andrew and Leigh, Martin and Julie, Mark ...
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Veronica Barry THOMPSON

06/06/2017
On June 6, 2017, at WesleyCare, surrounded by her beloved family, aged 88 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Keith, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Michael and Esther, Rohanne and Jim Hutchison, Denise and Stuart Bailey, Lynette and Keith Sh...
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Dr Elody Heather RATHGEN

08/06/2017
On June 8, 2017, peacefully, with her family, in her home by the sea. Legendary English teacher, scholar, writer, feminist, cook of note, theatre director and critic, bon vivant, music lover, traveller.  Adored partner of Pauline Scanlan for 27 year...
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Nelson (Graeme) Graeme SEAL

08/06/2017
Reg. No. W821028:  Passed away peacefully at Palm Grove on Thursday, June 8, 2017, aged 82 years.  Loving husband of Jane, loving ‘Pop’ of Warren and Nancy, Bevan and Jacqui, Hayden and Scott, Steven and Leanne, and Tracy and Ken, much loved ...
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Eileen (May) May MOORE

31/05/2017
On May 31, 2017, passed away peacefully at Ilam Lifecare, at the great age of 89. Dearly loved and treasured wife of the late Charlie, cherished mum and mother-in law of Dianne and Marcus, Graeme and Raewyn, doting grandmother of Philip and Alison, M...
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Beverley (Bev) June BILBROUGH

07/06/2017
Died peacefully at home on June 7, 2017, in her 80th year.  Loving wife of Allan (for 57 years), loving mother of Geoff, Nicola, and Phil, loving mother-in-law of Suzie, Dave, and Louisa, best Nana of Tim, Sarah, Lizzie, Katie, Imogen, and Eliza.  ...
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Shirley Rosalyn McNabb

04/06/2017
On June 4th 2017, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Hospital, in her 84th year. Dearly beloved wife and soulmate of Allan, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Kevin and Julie, Graham and Gwenyth, Ian and Deborah, Carolyn and Robert, loving nana of Joel, N...
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George SCOTT

05/06/2017
On June 5, 2017, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family.  Much loved husband of Liz, loving dad of Lyn, Lilian, Lesley, Melloney, Jennie, and Albany, and their partners, a loved ‘Granda’ and great-grandad.  Many thanks to Dr Sue...
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Keith Douglas CORBETT

04/06/2017
On June 4, 2017, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 71 years.  Beloved husband and soul mate of Kris, loved father and father-in-law of Jamie and Miriam (Germany), and Paul (Melbourne), loving grandad of Matilda, and loved by his extended fam...
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Pamela (Pam) Margaret TOD

03/06/2017
On June 3rd 2017, passed away at Ellesmere Hospital after a courageous battle, aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late Leicester, loved and loving mother and mother-in-law of Rosalind and Michael Robertson, Valerie Carter, Frances and Peter Baylis, C...
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Michael (Mike, Wilkie) Drummond WILKINSON

04/06/2017
(April 17, 1947 – June 4, 2017): Mike (Wilkie) passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved husband of Ngaire, much loved father and father-in-law of Amanda and Matthew, Gendie and Tim. Adored Poppa of Alex, Theo, Ol...
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Matthew James McHUGH-WARNOCK

19/05/2017
On May 19, 2017, passed away unexpectedly in Perth, Western Australia, aged 18 years.  Much loved only son of Ellen and Shawn, older brother and best friend of McKenzie, cherished grandson of Bev and Ken McHugh, and Gail and the late Allan Warnock, ...
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Helen STRAUBEL

01/06/2017
On June 1st 2017, peacefully at Ilam Lifecare. Much loved wife of Paul, loved mother and mother-in-law of Carl and Dermot, Jane and Shmulik, adored granny of Rosie, Ben, Guy, and Lily, sister of Maureen, Elaine (deceased), and Garfield, and a loved s...
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