Obituaries

Betty Ngaire MADDREN

01/10/2017
On October 1st 2017, peacefully at Diana Isaac Retirement Village, in her 96th year. Dearly loved wife of the late James (Jamie) Robert Maddren, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Jennifer and Rhys Withers, Ross and Mary, Nicky and Vaughan Brown,...
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Iris Rubina WHITTA

05/05/2019
On May 5, 2019 peacefully at Chatswood Rest Home, in her 100th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Ron, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Ian and Denise, Gavin (deceased) and Shirlene, and Janice and Peter Campbell, and loved by her many grandch...
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John Arthur Craufurd STREETEN

07/05/2019
15/4/1926 - 7/5/2019: John died at Essie Summers Retirement Village, Christchurch, following a short illness, aged 93 years.  Loving and loved husband of the late Judy, beloved father and father-in-law of Amanda and Paul; David; and Cate and Matt, a...
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Roy Edward KNIGHT

05/05/2019
(14th CMT #784722) On May 5, 2019, peacefully at Holmwood, Rangiora, three days short of his 83rd birthday.  Dearly loved husband of the late Jean, much loved father and father-in-law of Graeme and Tina, Christine and Nigel, Trish, and Andrew and Li...
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John Hamish DYSART

29/09/2017
On September 29, 2017, as the result of a tragic accident, aged 45 years.  Beloved husband, soul mate and best friend of Cass. Dearly loved Dad and best mate of Nathaniel, and Jayden.  Most treasured and much loved son of Janet and John, loved brot...
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Kenneth (Bruce) Bruce GRAY

25/06/2017
On June 25, 2017, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 72 years. Loved Son of the late Ken and Ivy, loving Dad of Wendy and Dean Taylor, and Tim Sutherland, adored Pop of Shannon, Zach, and Riley. “Always in our hearts and thoughts no matter where you a...
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Frederick (Joe) Albert Joseph GLASSON

07/01/2019
On January 7, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, in his 90th year.  Dearly loved husband of Leonie for 66 years, loved father and father-in-law of Sandra and Garry, Pam and Phil, Chris and Noeline, loved gran...
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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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