Obituaries

Barry Joseph DOODY

01/04/2019
On April 1st 2019, at home after a brief illness, aged 75 years. Adored husband and best friend of Dominique, and the late Patricia, much loved father and father-in-law of Sarah and Shayne, Bridget and Ashleigh, Chantelle, Mark, and Ralph, Matt and B...
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Malcolm Peter WALKER

02/04/2019
Malcolm passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and close family, on 2nd April, aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Rachel (neé Johnston), soulmates since they met on a blind date at age 15, much loved Dad of Marnie, Seumas and Jane, Nad...
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Jerome John (Jerry) FORD

29/03/2019
On March 29, 2019, Jerry was taken from us far too soon, aged 55 years. Dearly loved husband of Jo, much loved dad of Ollie, and Bella, loved son of  the late Robert and Joan Ford, loved brother of Robert, Joanne, Nicholas, Bridget, Marguerite, Simo...
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Craig Anderson JONES

01/04/2019
On April 1, 2019, at home surrounded by his family.  Dearly loved husband of Lesley, devoted father and father-in-law of Brent and Vicky, Melanie and Peter, loved grandfather of Natalie, Morgan; Rhys, Samantha, Toby, and Lucy; and great-grandfather ...
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Christopher (Chris) ALLAN

30/03/2019
On March 30, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by family following a sudden illness, aged 68 years. Much loved brother and brother-in-law of Tony and Marj, Kay and Ian, Richard and Corrina, loved uncle of Dean, Todd, Kurt; Jason, ...
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Michael (Mike) John ANDREW

27/03/2019
Passed away peacefully at Parklands Hospital on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, aged 75 years.  Much loved father of Mark, and Robyn, father-in-law of Jeremy, and proud granddad of Ben.  The Family would like to thank the staff of BupaByeong Im Parkland...
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Margaret Anne SPRAY

29/03/2019
Peacefully at home on Friday, March 29, 2019, after a short illness, aged 76 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Martin for 50 years, greatest mum of Linda, Wendy, and Kerry, loved mother-in-law of Royce, Jeremy, and Nick, loved nana of Sarah, Callu...
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Shirley Gladys SIMPSON

30/03/2019
(formerly Taylor): On March 30, 2019, passed peacefully at Windsor Care, aged 87 years. Loving wife of Gavin, and the late Ted Taylor, loving and caring mum and mother-in-law of Gordon and Maree, David and Eileen, Gavin and Janice, Trevor and Jackie,...
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Peter John MANNING

29/03/2019
On March 29, 2019, suddenly and unexpectedly while doing what he loved, aged 70 years. Dearly loved husband of Adrianne, much loved father and father-in-law of Paul, Robert and Anne-Marie, and Lee, loving grandad of Ashleigh, and Samantha. Loved brot...
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Phyllis Evelyn FREEMANTLE

27/03/2019
On March 27, 2019, surrounded by family, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved Mum and mother-in-law of Stephen and Caroline, Sandra and Allen, and the late Ashley, forever loving Nan/Nanny of Carl, Kelly, Amanda, Kevin, Natasha, Paul, Ellie, Gavin, Phyllipa...
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Bruce Francis PARKER

It is with sadness that Bruce passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, aged 77 years. Devoted husband and best friend of Jan for 53 years, dearly loved and especially treasured Dad of Catherine and very much loved Dad-in-law and mate to Wayne, lo...
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Barbara MITCHELL

23/04/2019
On April 23, 2019 at home, aged 78 years. Cherished wife and best friend of Tony for 53 years, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Mair, Andrew and Heidi, Cameron and Julie; much loved granny of Molly, Tom, Evie, Jake; Jessica, Alice...
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Dorothy May BROWN

24/03/2019
(neé Henriksen) (ex RNZ-WAAF) (Formerly of Totara Valley, South Canterbury, and Redwood, Christchurch): At Christchurch on March 24, 2019, in her 97th year, in the care of her loving family. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Jeff and Louise, ...
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Herbert Claude (Bert) ARCHBOLD

25/03/2019
On March 25, 2019, succumbed to his battle with cancer, at home surrounded by his loving family, aged 84 years.  Loved eldest son of the late Herbert and Patricia Archbold, devoted and loving husband of the late Geraldine, loving and supportive fath...
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Arthur George (Rocky) ROTCHFORT

25/03/2019
Rocky is finally at peace after he passed away on March 25, 2019, with family and friends by his side, aged 82 years. Loved husband of the late Rosie, treasured Dad of Nicci, Barry, and Wendy (Krystal), grandad of Chanelle, and Angel, and a friend to...
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Robin Garth SECKER

24/03/2019
On March 24, 2019, passed away peacefully at Cashmere View Hospital, in his 88th year.  Dearly loved husband of Margaret (deceased), and Shirley, much loved father and father-in-law of Wendy and Dennis (deceased), Beth and Ray, Sharon (deceased), De...
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June Violet PREDDY

25/03/2019
On March 25, 2019, unexpectedly at her home, aged 84 years.  Loving wife of the late James (Jim), devoted mother and mother-in-law of Lynette and Bob, Carolyn and Kevin, Brian and Rosemary, Michael and Dorothy, Philip and Jucelia, and Chris,  and a...
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Virginia (Ginny) Anne FERGUSON

Sadly, Ginny died unexpectedly at home, aged 69 years.  Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Kirsty and Dominic, Paul and Sarah, and loved Mormor of Emma, and Tim, and nana of Carys.  Loved sister of Donald, Peter, and Paul, and loved partner o...
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Judith Chalmers SMITH

23/03/2019
Judith passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 23 at Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, in her 89th year. Loved wife of Malcolm for 67 years, loved mother and mother-in-law of Philippa and Mark, Adrienne and Chrys, Paula and Martin, Julia and Tim. Lov...
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Catherine (Jean) Jean HARRIS

22/03/2019
Passed away peacefully at home with all her family at her side, on March 22, 2019, aged 80 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Bill Harris. Loved mother and mother-in-law of the late Bill Harris Jnr, Joss, Glenn, Brent and Wendy, Christina and Alan....
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