Obituaries

Kenneth (Ken) Ross MURRAY

04/02/2019
On February 4, 2019, Ken passed peacefully, aged 94 years.  Treasured husband of Nancy, much loved father and father-in-law of Andrew and Gina, Anna and Shane Raitt, loved grandy of Ben and Jo, Dugan; and Georgia, great-grandy of Shaun, and Ellic...
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Heta John MAUHARA

05/02/2019
On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, after a hard fought battle with cancer, passed away at Nurse Maude Hospital, aged 72 years.  Loved husband of Barbara (deceased), father and father-in-law of Leeanne and Frank Ward, Alvin and Sue, and Julie (deceased)....
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Helen Janet THOMSON

03/02/2019
Helen passed away in the presence of family and friends at Anthony Wilding Retirement Village, on February 3, 2019, in her 77th year. Loved daughter of the late Jan and Arthur Lee, sister of David, the late Kenneth, and Joanna, loving wife of John, m...
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Sharon Margaret KELLOCK

02/02/2019
Peacefully on February 2nd, 2019. Dearly loved wife of Robert, much loved mother of Henry, Emma, and Sarah, daughter of Francis (deceased) and Marjorie Dennis, loved sister of Pauline, Allan, Peter, Ian and their families. Messages may be addressed t...
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Neville (Nev) Thomas STEVENS

31/01/2019
Peacefully, at Timaru Hospital on Thursday, January 31, 2019, aged 75 years.  Dearly loved husband and friend of Carolyn (Carol), loved dad and father-in-law of Donna (deceased), Debbie and Bruce, Wayne and Rachel, Kelvin, and Joanne and David; love...
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Apollonia (Paula) Catharina Maria McDANIEL

01/02/2019
(Formerly Steyn): On February 1, 2019 peacefully at Windsor Care, aged 71 years. Dearly loved wife of Bill, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Astrid and Kim Harris, Marjolein and Shane Reynolds, loved stepmother of William and Janine, Andrew ...
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Olive Mae SPITTLE

02/02/2019
On February 2, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, with family at her side, in her 91st year. Loved and cherished wife of the late Keith, dearly loved mum and mother-in-law of Derek LeDayn and Debbie Jones (Wellington), Graeme and Diane (Te An...
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Darlene (Dar) Yvonne MINEAULT

31/01/2019
On January 31, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family at her side. Loving partner and best friend of Dave Hunter, step-mum of Chris, a very loved daughter ‘Malaika’ of the late Ronald, Di and Peter, adored sister of Ken...
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Jean Dorothy MARRIOTT

30/01/2019
On January 30, 2019, peacefully at McKenzie Health Care, Geraldine, in her 94th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late George Thomas Leicester Marriott, loved mother of Lesley, and Kelvin, and friend of Lou, loved and adored grandmother, and great-gra...
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Norma Dorothy PRIESTLEY

01/02/2019
On February 1, 2019, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Rest Home, in her 97th year. Much loved wife of the late Charles, dearly loved mother of Julie, Mark (deceased), David, John, and Adrienne, a loved and respected mother-in-law, and grandmother.  Message...
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Adrian Martin van BYSTERVELDT

29/01/2019
On January 29, 2019 peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at Nurse Maude Hospice after a short illness, aged 62 years. Dearly loved and devoted husband of Annie, adored father and father-in-law of Clare and Andy Francis, Ingrid and Carl Stewar...
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Mary Fay DUFFELL

29/01/2019
Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, on January 29, 2019. Dearly loved wife of John for 53 years, loving mother and mother-in-law of Julie and Allan, Karen, Cheryl, and Brendon, loved nana of Cameron, and Megan, and a loved aunty of her n...
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Ngaire Kent THOMSON

25/01/2019
(Late of Mataura):  On January 25, 2019, passed away at The Village Palms, aged 89 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Gilbert, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Dianne (deceased), and Peter and Tracey, loved and mischievous Nana of Matthew,...
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Alan Rowland BOND

29/01/2019
On January 29, 2019, passed away peacefully at WesleyCare, aged 90 years.  Dearly loved husband of Adrienne, much loved father and father-in-law of Mark and Julie, David and Kirsty, and Kirsty, treasured granddad of Hamish, and Charlie; Hannah, and ...
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Josephine (Josie)  Catherine CARNEY

31/01/2019
On January 31, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 95 years.  Loved daughter of the late Nicholas and Annie Carney, loved sister of the late Mary, and the late Desmond, and loved aunty of Michael, Anne, and Paul. Rest in peace Spec...
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Norma Lea WHITTAKER

28/01/2019
On January 28, 2019, Norma passed away at home with family at her side, aged 51 years.  Loving and adored wife of Jeff, loved step-mum of Adam, Jamie and Nichol, loving gran of Brea; Enzo; Jack, and Kayden. Loved daughter of the late Peter and Vivie...
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Travel MAUAURI

28/01/2019
On January 28, 2019, after a short illness.  Dearly loved husband of Tereapii (Moe), much loved father of Moana, Roni, and Karara, loved granddad of Cecelia, and Maroitiki.  A Service for Travel will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Roa...
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Allan Finlay McNAUGHTAN

29/01/2019
At sunrise on January 29, 2019, passed away peacefully with family at his side in Christchurch, in his 72nd year.  Dearly loved husband and soul mate of Mary, loving dad and father-in-law of Rohan and Loretta, Daniel and Grace, and Quinn, loved ‘G...
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Mavis (Joan) Joan McDONALD

25/01/2019
On 25th January, 2019, aged 92 years,  passed away peacefully while sleeping. Dearly loved wife of Albert, loved mother and mother-in-law of Sharon Johnson, Christine and Karl Packham, and Noeline and David Cairns. Loved grandmother of Kendall and P...
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Dominic (Dom) James O’SULLIVAN

27/01/2019
(MNZOM),RSA Gold Star, formerly of Reefton Passed away peacefully at his home Charles Upham Retirement Village, on Sunday, 27 January, 2019, in his 84th year. Much loved husband of Kathleen for 61 years, much loved and respected father and father-in-...
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