Obituaries

Greta Teresa MACKLE (J.P. Retired)

31/01/2017
On January 31st 2017 at Christchurch Hospital, aged 85 years. Much loved wife of John, loved mother of Bridget, Virginia, and Gerard, a loving grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. Special thanks to the staff of Ballarat Care Home...
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Beryl Iris BALDWIN

28/01/2017
On January 28, 2017, peacefully at Parkstone Care Home (late of Elmswood), aged 94 years. Wife of the late Charles Baldwin, loved sister of the late Lorna Crouch, loved aunt of Valerie Moulton, Helen Kinney, and Richard Crouch, and a loved great- aun...
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James (Jim) Leon ANDERSON

30/01/2017
On January 30th, 2017 at Burwood Hospital, aged 88 years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Karen and Barry Vickery, Cheryl Morris and her partner Keven, and William and Sandra, adored grandad of Tracy and Darryn, Leanne and Dean, Phillip (dec...
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Margaret (Kay) Kay FINN

01/02/2017
On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Loved daughter of William Finn and Margaret Stalker Kerse Finn, loved sister of Ian, and Keith (both deceased), and Bruce, loved sister-in-law of Myra Finn, and Anne Finn.  A Ser...
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Anita Maureen SHAW

31/01/2017
Passed away at Parkstone Care Home.  Promoted to glory on January 31, 2017. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Rosalie and Doug Frost, and Winsome and the late Vern Tobin (Mosgiel), auntie of Daryl, Ken, and Warren; Ray, Judy, and Mandy, special frie...
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Barbara Ellen JOHNSON

29/01/2017
Passed away peacefully on January 29th, 2017 at Admatha Rest Home, aged 80 years. At rest with Murray, her beloved husband of 50 years, dearly loved mum of Grant and Denise, and Leigh and Bryce Gurney, loved grandma of Jaden, and Blair, loved sister ...
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Ruhui (Lorene) Lorene ANSTIS

31/01/2017
On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Nurse Maude Hospital, aged 91 years.  Lovingly surrounded by whanau.  Mum and best friend of Averyl and Kaye, treasured Grandma of the late Anthony, and of Lana, Neroli, Jamie and Karen, and loving Great-grandma of ...
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John Lachlan GRANT

25/01/2017
It is with much sadness we announce the sudden passing of our beloved John, at his home, on January 25, 2017, aged 56 years.  Dearly loved husband of Kim, much loved dad of Lachlan, and Caitlin, Brennan, Andy, and Lucy, loving gandad of Lia.  Since...
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Lois Evelyn RODEN

27/01/2017
On January 27, 2017, peacefully at Essie Summers Retirement Village, aged 94 years. Dearly loved wife and soul mate of Alan, loved mother and mother-in-law of Wayne and Denise, Ralph and Leona, Jan and Frank, treasured Nana of Chris, and Sam; Celeste...
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Peter George GILVRAY

27/01/2017
On January 27, 2017, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 76 years. Much loved husband of Pip, father and father-in-law of Jane and Adrian, Rach and Scott, Gabe and Blair, Catherine and Blair, loved and adored “grandfather Petee” of Lottie, Tom, Issey,...
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Margaret Shirley WALKINSHAW

28/01/2017
Passed away on Saturday, 28th  January, 2017, at Alpine View Rest Home, aged 91 years. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Jennifer, and Kaye and Ian Stewart, proud grandmother of Ken, and Meg, and dear friend of the late Matthew. Special thanks ...
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William Edwin CLOSE

22/01/2017
On Sunday, January 22, 2017, peacefully in Christchurch surrounded by family, aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Shirley Close; dearly loved father and father-in-law of Murray and Janine Close, Margaret and Jeff Whittaker, Rose and Warre...
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Lois Anne TAYLOR

27/01/2017
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle, on January 27, 2017, aged 74 years.  Very much devoted and loved wife of John, loved  mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Claire, Doug and Debbie McDonald, Joanne ...
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Reginald Martin SWORDS

26/01/2017
On January 26, 2017, passed away at Christchurch Hospital, aged 91 years. Loved father of Walter and the late Florence. Messages may be addressed to the family of the late Reginald Swords, C/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. The Funeral Service for ...
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Lois Jessie KNUBLEY

27/01/2017
On January 27, 2017, at Burwood Hospital, passed quietly in the presence of family. Loving wife of the late David, much loved mother of David, and Lorraine, and much loved grandmother. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Lois Knubl...
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Brenda Fulton WEBB

25/01/2017
On January 25, 2017, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late John, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Priscilla and Bevan, Rosemary Annabel Ballard and Pete.  Dearly loved grandma of Chris and Danielle, and Julia; Saul and Katrin, and Jam...
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Stephen John KING

26/01/2017
On January 26th, 2017, In Christchurch. It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved Stephen.  Stephen was an AWESOME father, my amazing friend, and my most cherished mate.  He was a loving son, brother, and uncle, an...
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Janet Flora MILLER

19/01/2017
(aka Nana, Nanzy and Mombi): Peacefully departed this life on January 19, 2017, at Rannerdale. Adored wife of the late Julius (Jim) Miller, beloved mother of Helen and Judith, cherished grandmother of Alexis, Poppy, Jemma, Sam, Lucy, and Boudicea, an...
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Oliver (John) John DRENNAN NZ Army. Reg No 10085, Major, WWII

20/01/2017
On January 20, 2017, peacefully at Chatswood Retirement Village, in his 99th year. Dearly loved husband of Margaret (deceased) and Angela, loved father and father-in-law of Chris and Robyn, Roger and Sheila, Marcia and Angus, Charles, and Oliver and ...
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Athol George Allen RNZN 6389, Able Seaman, NZASC 3/9/750, Corporal WWII BENSLEY

20/01/2017
On January 20th, 2017, peacefully at Kauri Lodge, aged 93 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Olive, loved father and father-in-law of Chris and Lorraine, Roger and Janet, and Simon and Galina, treasured grandfather and Pemba of Michael and Nik...
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