Obituaries

James Allan WOOD

02/02/2017
On February 2nd 2017, suddenly after a round of golf, aged 80 years.  Loved and respected husband of Edna, dearly loved father of David, and brother of Raymond.  Messages may be addressed to: The Family of the late James Wood, c/- PO Box 39001, Chr...
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Phyllis Joyce BUTCHER

16/04/2018
  On April 16, 2018, passed peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in her 90th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Maurice. Loved mother of Alan (deceased), and Anthony, and loved mother-in-law of Robyn. Loved Nana of Michael, Scott, Mark, and ...
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Michael John TYSON

03/04/2019
(NZDF, WO2, Malay Veteran) 30/11/1946 – 03/04/2019  Died peacefully at Christchurch Hospital.  Loved husband of the late Ngaire, stepdad of Tania and David, brother and brother-in-law of Julie and David Blair, Linda and David Penfold, Paul and Li...
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Joseph Pero DIX

31/05/2017
 (late of Chatham Islands): On May 31, 2017, peacefully at Rannerdale Veterans Care, aged 76 years.  Loved by his extended family.  Messages may be addressed to PO Box 91, Chatham Islands 8942.  A Memorial Service will be held in the Chatham Isla...
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Melva Tannahill INGLIS

On September 30, 2016, passed away peacefully in her 85th year. Dearly loved wife of William (Bill), much loved mother of Juliet, and Tim, and mother-in-law of Graham, and Monique. Loved grandma of Ben, Charlotte, Gemma; Sam, Zach, and Levi. Special ...
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Bruce Robert PORTEOUS

28/12/2017
On December 28, 2017, at Rakaia Huts, in his 78th year. Dearly loved husband of Karen, loved brother and brother-in-law of Barry and Grace; twin brother of Bryon and Joan; and the late Marie. A much loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Missed b...
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Kenneth (Ken) Ross JENNISON

07/09/2017
On September 7, 2017, passed away peacefully at Brookhaven Rest Home in his 81st year.  Dearly loved and devoted husband of the late Deanne, caring and supportive dad, father-in-law and mate of Tony, John, Craig and Elle, Dean and Lori, David and Me...
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Barbara (June) June CAMERON

28/12/2017
On December 28, 2017, peacefully at Parklands Hospital. Dearly loved wife of the late William (Bill), mother and mother-in-law of Donna and Warren Chilton; Andrew and Tania Cameron; and Jason and Belinda Cameron; grandmother of Nathan and Caitlin; Ta...
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Sylvia Mary McBEAN

10/09/2017
On September 10, 2017, peacefully at Bainswood Rest Home, Rangiora, aged 91 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Ian, much loved mum of Anne (deceased), Glen, Chris, Gillian Heaven, and Vanessa, a much loved nana of Cory (deceased), and Todd Davis; B...
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Anthony (Tony) John RODGERS

08/09/2017
30 March 1947 - 8 September 2017. With great sadness we announce that Tony passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, after a courageous battle against cancer. With a heart and personality the size of Akaroa Harbour, Tony will be forever m...
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Barbara (June) June CAMERON

28/12/2017
On December 28, 2017, peacefully at Parklands Hospital.  Dearly loved wife of the late William (Bill), mother and mother-in-law of Donna and Warren Chilton; Andrew and Tania Cameron; and Jason and Belinda Cameron; grandmother of Nathan and Caitlin; ...
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Hazel Winifred SWINARD

09/08/2018
Peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on August 9, 2018, in her 96th year. Deeply loved wife of the late Dick, much loved mother and friend of Adrienne and Art, Rick and Paula, the late Geoff, and Jane. Beloved Nan and Great-Nan of Geoff, Karyn and Oli...
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Allan (Ally) Jordan POPE

06/06/2017
Loved and precious youngest son of Catherine, nature loving “taller” brother to Matthew, Jonathan and Karen, Reuben, Caleb and Angelique.  Special and sometimes “grumpy” uncle Al to Ava, Zephaniah, Lucus, Ari, Isla and Amy-Jade.  Adored Sou...
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Michael (Mike) David ANDERSON

03/04/2019
Died suddenly on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Val, father and father-in-law of Linda and Peter, Frank and Trish, Michael and Teresa, and Greg and Nicola, dearly loved granddad of Harry, Jane, and Lucy; M...
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Linda Frances BROWN

On February 10, 2017, peacefully with her children Megan and Jeremy by her side, loved by her extended family. ‘It’s hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember’ Messages may be addressed to: The Family of the late Linda Brown...
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Anthony (Cliff) Clifford GRIMSEY

12/04/2019
Passed away peacefully at Burwood Hospital Palliative Care Unit, on Friday, April 12, 2019, aged 86 years.  Former husband of the late Rae Grimsey, and most recently loved partner of Jeanie, father of Andrew, and Julie, grandfather of Jamie, Hannah,...
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Quita Agnes HODGE

08/08/2018
On August 8th 2018, peacefully at Wesley Hospital, aged 96 years. Dearest wife of the late Bruce, treasured mother and mother-in-law of Darilyn and Bernie Bright, Vicki McClurg and Geoff Shaw, Raema and Gavin Brokenshire, Leigh and Jaron Tabak, and D...
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Tytyeanna (Tana) Doreen METZGER

11/02/2017
Died peacefully in her sleep on February 11, 2017, at Bainswood on Victoria, in her 94th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Peter, dearly loved mother of the late Paul, and Chris, most dearly loved and cherished mother and best friend of Kay, dear...
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Joyce May BEAUMONT

12/06/2017
On June 12, 2017, peacefully at The Oaks, following a short illness. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Garry and Diane, Tony and Julie, adored grandmother and great-grandmother of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, loved sister of Jack (d...
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Janet Winsome Meehan

16/10/2016
Died peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, Christchurch, on Sunday, October 16, 2016, in her 89th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Victor James; much loved mother and mother-in-law of Tim and Sue (Waimate), Andrew and Pip (Wellington), B...
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