Obituaries

Shirley Joyce ANDERSON

07/03/2017
Born August 4, 1929, Shirley passed away on March 7, 2017, aged 87 years, peacefully at Avonlea Home where she has received excellent care for the past 6 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon Frank Anderson.  Shirley is survived by her daugh...
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Marlene Joyce McGLINCHEY

05/09/2018
On September 5, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 64 years.  Beloved wife of the late Michael, deeply loved mum of Matthew and Darlene, dearly loved by her many friends.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late...
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Marilyn Zena PATERSON

11/09/2018 - 04/09/2018
Peacefully on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, aged 88 years. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Mary and Nick, John and Dee, Andrew and Miranda, Nicki and Andrew. Adored Grannie Mops of Emily and Bazz, Andrew; James and Tash, Aimee and Keith, Michael and ...
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Nicholas (Nick) James BARBOUR

03/07/2017
On July 3, 2017, the result of a tragic motorcycle accident, aged 34 years.  Loved father to Kaylib, Chloe, and Ashton, dearly loved son of David Barbour, and Ann Daniels, much loved brother of Adrian, and Chris, loved grandson of Eileen Winton, and...
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Stanley (Stan) John McSTAY

09/05/2019
On May 9, 2019, at his home (the farm), aged 79 years.  Forever soulmate and husband of Erika.  Lover, friend, father, grandfather, Poppa Stan, and great-grandfather.  Many thanks for all the support and kind messages. A Private Service and cremat...
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Roger John JAMIESON

13/05/2019
On May 13, 2019, died peacefully at Avonlea Dementia Care, aged 84 years.  Loved husband of the late Gillian.  Special thanks to the team at Avonlea Dementia Care for their care of Roger.  A private cremation has been held....
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Coreen Lesley HOSKIN

13/05/2019
On May 13, 2019, peacefully at The Oaks, after a courageous battle, in her 80th year. Dearly loved wife and best friend of Ian, loved and cherished mum and mother-in-law of Sandra and Trev Scott, Andrea and Trevor Hobson, and Denise (France), fun-lov...
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Patricia (Pat) Mary BRUNT

08/05/2019
On May 8, 2019, Pat passed away peacefully at WesleyCare, Christchurch, after a long illness. Beloved wife of Derek, and adored mother and best friend of Debbie Haywood, and Andrew Brunt. “Jesus holds her in his hands - we hold her in our hearts...
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Alfred Ernest CALDWELL

06/07/2017
Passed away on July 6, 2017, at home, aged 72 years.  Precious husband of Fay, much loved father and father-in-law of Bud and Jo, and Lisa.  Special thanks to St John and the Coronary Care Unit at Christchurch Hospital.  Messages may be addressed ...
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Valerie (Val) Felix BAGOT

15/05/2019
On May 15, 2019 passed away peacefully, at Homestead Ilam in her 100th year. Loving wife of the late Dudley, loving mother and mother-in-law of the late Gary; Gail and John East, a loving nana and great-nana. Many thanks to the wonderful team at Home...
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Joan Millicent PICKWORTH

13/03/2017
Passed away peacefully with Murray at her side, holding her hand, at Palm Grove Nursing Home on March 13, 2017, in her 85th year.  Much loved wife of the late Martin Pickworth, and the late Raymond Kirk.  Beloved mother of Steven, and Murray Kirk, ...
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Dr Desmond William SLASSOR

01/07/2017
(MBChB St Andrews): Passed away suddenly on Saturday, July 1, 2017, doing what he loved.  Dearly loved husband of Pat, loved father and father-in-law of Fiona and Mike (Brisbane), Susan and Andrew, Lynn and Chris (Palmerston North), Julie, Brian and...
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Clarice Olwyn McCARTHY

28/05/2018
On May 28, 2018, peacefully at Parklands Hospital, in her 101st year, dearly loved husband of the Late Silas Cameron McCarthy, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lorraine Parr and Jim, Ross and Marja, Anne McCarthy and Ray, and Rodger and Catheri...
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Emily (Tru) Gertrude BLISS

06/07/2017
On July 6, 2017, in her 98th year, in Christchurch.  Wife of Guy Bliss, loved and loving mother of Gillian and the late Michael Green, Hilary Bliss, Jeremy and Catherine, grandmother of Nik and Rowena Green, Rachel and Matt Walsh (Arizona); Mandy Fi...
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Lindo (Lin) Arthur WILLIAMS

25/06/2017
On June 25, 2017, at Christchurch Hospital after a brief illness, aged 81 years.  Loved son of the later Arthur and Alleen, and loved brother of the late Tom.  Messages may be sent to PO Box 32095, Linwood, Christchurch 8147.  A private funeral se...
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Neville Stanway SANGSTER

01/02/2018
On February 1 2018, at Christchurch Hospital, after a short illness, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Myra, much loved father of Kathy and Ritchie Dinnington, Russell, Dianne and Tony Bennett, loved Pop of Paul and Tania, Lisa and Jeff...
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Janet Margot MACDONALD

04/07/2017
Passed away peacefully on July 4, 2017, at Diana Isaac in Christchurch.  Dearly loved wife of the late William, loved mother and mother-in-law of Ken and Iona, Karyn and Steve, Mary and Austen, the late Paul and the late Kate, Richard and Liane, ado...
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Peter Ivan OETGEN

25/01/2018
OETGEN, Peter Ivan: On January 25, 2018, peacefully at Middlepark Rest Home, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Barbara, much loved father and father-in-law of Jill, Marty and Rachael, loved Grandad Pete of Jack, and William. Special tha...
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Judith-Ann (“Judy”) WILKINSON

12/03/2017
On March 12, 2017 at Christchurch Hospital after a long struggle with her health following the death of her dearly loved husband, the late Peter Wilkinson. Much loved sister and sister-in-law of Sally and Peter Macauley (Kaikohe), and aunt of Pete an...
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Margaret (Hilda) Hilda Ream LOWERY

16/03/2017
Peacefully on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at Ellesmere Hospital, Leeston, aged 96 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late William Raymond (Ray), much loved mother and mother-in-law of Malcolm and Veronica, Colin and Serena, Pauline and Kevin Stephens, N...
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