Obituaries

Isobel (Issy) Weir

15/09/2016
On September 15, 2016, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family at her side, aged 76 years.  Dearly loved wife of Peter for 52 years, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan and Avril, Carol and Shane, loving Grandma of Angus, Arwen, and ...
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Herbert John Mawson

13/09/2016
On September 13, 2016, John passed away peacefully at Bainswood on Victoria Aged Care, Rangiora, aged 78 years. Loving husband of Joan, and the late Beverley, loving and caring Dad and father-in-law of Wayne and Diana, Kerry, Lynette and Chris Yeatma...
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Rex (Pricey) Norman PRICE

10/09/2016
Died quickly and peacefully at 8:45 pm, on September 10, 2016, at Nurse Maude Hospice, Merivale.  He was among friends and family leading up to his death and said his goodbyes.  Rex is the husband of Lois, and father of Marney, and Steve, grandfath...
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Samuel (Sam) McMINN

09/09/2016
On September 9th, 2016 peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at Anthony Wilding, aged 93 years. Adored husband and soulmate of Pat, much loved father and father-in-law of Karen and Robin Brooks, and Julie McMinn and Wilson James, treasured Popp...
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Allen James Harbrow

04/09/2016
On September 4, 2016, unexpectedly at home, aged 72 years.  Dearly loved husband of Maureen, loved father and father-in-law of Alistair and Katherine, Malcolm and Donna, Michael and Katrina, Andrew and Lisa, Stephen and Victoria, treasured Granddad ...
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Nicholas (Nick) Lindsay CROSSAN

06/09/2016
On September 6, 2016, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 65 years. Best friend and soulmate of Nikki, much loved father and father-in-law of Dean and Nicky, Jacqui and Gordon, and Nicola and Shane, loved Granda of Anna, and George. L...
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Robert Kenmare

04/09/2016
On September 4, 2016, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 78 years. Much loved husband of Isobel, always loved father and father-in-law of Patricia, Jeffrey and Sheryl, Steven and Andria, Karen and Rob, adored granddad of Luke; Nicholas, Erin, ...
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Allan (Reverend) Morgan

05/09/2016
On Monday, September 5, 2016, at Ilam Lifecare, Christchurch, surrounded by his loving family, in his 88th year.  Dearly loved husband of Nancy (nee Williamson), father, father-in-law, and grandfather of Margaret Morgan, David and Alex Thomson (Dune...
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Daphne Lurline Kelly

03/09/2016
On September 3, 2016, peacefully, at Alpine View Retirement Home, Christchurch, aged 94 years.  Daughter of the late Olive and Martin Dunn, and dearly loved wife of the late George Phillip Kelly.  Most loving and cherished mother and mother-in-law ...
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Alan Francis Shaw

03/09/2016
(Former partner in Taylor Shaw, solicitors of Christchurch) On September 3, 2016, passed away peacefully, aged 87. Dearly loved husband of Ruth for 54 years, loved father and father-in-law of Richard and Annie, Mike and Leslie, and dear Granddad to W...
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Lillian Ann Forster

02/09/2016
Passed away peacefully on September 2, 2016, at Fendalton Retirement Village, in her 102nd year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Arthur John Forster, loved mother and mother-in-law of Val and the late Nelson Ginders, June and the late Bill Cameron, t...
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Lorna Mary Fox

29/08/2016
On August 29, 2016, Lorna died peacefully with her family beside her, aged 90 years.  Dearly loved wife of Ivan; mother of Trevor, Kevin, Diana, Stephen, and the late Irene.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Lorna Fox, c/- PO Box...
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Marshall (Marsh) Daniel AITKENHEAD

26/12/2016
On December 26th 2016, at Christchurch Hospital, after a brief illness, aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband of Christine, much loved father and father-in-law of Marcelle and Ken Gray (Canada), and Vanessa and Alan Baxter, proud papa and grandad of Ke...
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Kate Mary JOHNSON

In her 47th year.  A beautiful soul now free. Much loved niece of Alison and Alastair, and loved cousin of Olivia. A Celebration of Kate's life will be held in Christchurch at a later date. For details contact Alison, snikerpot@icloud.com  Me...
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June Louise COLVILLE

27/11/2017
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of June, mother of Jo and Mike, Craig, a friend of Ted, Michael Psarros, grandmother of Ali and Chris, Kylie and Jason, Renee, Emma, Juan, Tisha, Thomas, Ryan.  Passed away peacefully in Christch...
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Joyce Shirley BATE

26/03/2018
BATE, Joyce Shirley:  On March 26, 2018, passed away very peacefully at Elmswood Hospital, aged 95 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Ra Bate, adored and loving mother of Dougal, and Sue, loving mother-in-law of Deb, and Jim, a treasured gran of...
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Rhona Clare DELANY

27/10/2018
On October 27, 2018, Rhona passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family, aged 93 years.  Dearly loved and devoted wife of Stephen, loving and much loved mum and mother-in-law of John and Lyn, Clare, and Kathryn and Don Tisdall.  Treasured lov...
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Marie Doris CAUKWELL

06/05/2017
On May 6th 2017, suddenly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 87 years. Much loved wife of the late Bobbie, loved mother of John, Dianne (deceased), Peter, Kathy-Sue, Miriam, and Ruth, mother-in-law of Carolyn, Siva, and Joliene, proud nana of Christopher...
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Cynthia Elaine Sylvia MARINUS

09/05/2017
On May 9, 2017, peacefully at St Allisa Rest Home, aged 91 years.  Loved wife of the late John, loved mother of Maree, loved grandmother of Suzanne, Aaron, Mark and Kelly, great-grandmother of Arlo.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the l...
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Lawrence (Laurie) Ivan RAE

28/11/2017
of Hanmer Springs:  On November 28, 2017, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital after a short illness, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved husband of Audrey for 66 years.  Much loved father and father-in-law of Marjorie and the late Alf, Pam and Sam, Sue a...
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