Obituaries

Beverley Ann COULTAS

07/11/2018
Passed away peacefully on November 7, 2018, aged 80 years.  Loved wife of the late Bob, dearly loved mum of Pauline, Michael, Bob, and Nick, treasured grandma of all her grandchildren.  Special thanks to the staff of Ilam Lifecare.  Messages may b...
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Vainu’u TULIAU

Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018, aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife to the late Aiomanu Tui Fitiao (George), loving, devoted sister and sister-in-law to Asuelu, Sarai, Fa’alepa, and Alae and Kathy Tuu'u, beloved and cherished...
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Arthur Champion HYDE

05/11/2018
8/8/1928 – 5/11/2018 Arthur passed away peacefully at Diana Isaac Retirement Village, aged 90 years.  Dearly loved husband of Gwen, much loved father and father-in-law of Malcolm and Raelyn, David, Philip (deceased) and Robyn, Hamish and Carolyn....
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Paul Henry LAGAN

06/11/2018
Reg. No. 79581, Squadron Leader, RNZAF – On November 6, 2018, died at Nurse Maude Hospice after a six year battle with cancer, aged 77 years.  Loving and dearly loved husband of Pam for 56 years, loved father and father-in-law of Christine Abela a...
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Frederick Thomas ROCKER

19/10/2018
Passed away on October 19, 2018, peacefully at Ballarat Care, Rangiora, aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband of Gwyneth, much loved father and father-in-law of Susan and Ronald Westbury, and Christine and Ricky Murdoch, much loved granddad and great-g...
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Tania Gayeleen REID

12/10/2018
Passed away peacefully on October 12, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, aged 42 years. Wife, soulmate, and best friend of Rob for 19 years, loved and cherished Mum of Lachie, dedicated daughter of the late Bruce and Michelle McLintock, loved sis...
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Lois OLIVE

04/11/2018
Sadly passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018, aged 80 years.  Dearly loved wife of Gavin, much loved mum of Dianne, Greg, Sonia, Debbie and Chris Lang; cherished Nana of Rebecca; Richard, Liam and Rosie; Joshua and Dannii, Ben and Zira, Sapphire, a...
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Gavin William BRITT

01/11/2018
On November 1, 2018, peacefully at Wesley Care, aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of Jean, loved father and father-in-law of Eileen and Andrew, Murray and Raewyn, and Chris. Loved grandad of Benjamin, and Harrison; Ryan, Taylor, and Jayden; Annabel...
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Lois M.G. WAGHORN

04/11/2018
On November 4, 2018.  Dearly loved wife of the late David Waghorn, loved mother of David and Meily, Sarah and Stuart Ford, Hugh and Pip, Simon and Jane, loved grandmother of her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  In lieu of flowers, donat...
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Miwako NISBET

03/11/2018
On November 3, 2018, peacefully at home, after a battle with cancer, aged 57 years.  Dearly loved wife of Rex, much loved mother of Shou, and Tsubasa, loved daughter of Hiroshi (deceased) and Hisako, loved sister of Kazuo, and Kazuhiro (Japan), and ...
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Betty BEATTY

04/11/2018
With great sadness we announce Betty passed away peacefully in her sleep, on November 4, 2018, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Doug, adored and respected mother and mother-in-law of Alison and Alan Wills, Jocelyn and the late Simon Row...
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Tuainekore Colin Rollo URI-KE

02/11/2018
On November 2, 2018, died tragically, aged 30 years. Adored husband and best friend of Nicole, cherished and amazing dad of Tiava, ‘You are my everything’ Much loved son of Tuainekore and Sandra, dearly loved brother of Tepoka, James, Lluan...
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Maurice Edward MAHONEY (ONZM, Distinguished Fellow NZIA)

31/10/2018
Maurice passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, in his 90th year. Loved son of the late Doris and Ernest Mahoney, and brother of the late Norman.  Dearly loved and devoted husband of Margaret, much loved and tr...
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Edna Agnes (Nan) KEY

01/11/2018
On November 1, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family at her side, in her 93rd year. Loving and devoted wife of the late Alan, cherished fun loving mum of Bev and the late Mark Tebay, Ted and Prue, treasured Nan of Sarah, a...
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Antonius Bernardus (Ton) van LITH

01/11/2018
On November 1, 2018, at Parklands Hospital, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Ria, father and father-in-law of Anja and Andrew, Timo and Tomomi, and much loved Opa of Matt, and Nicole. A loved brother and brother-in-law to his brothers and siste...
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Darren Mark DUFF

31/10/2018
Loved youngest son of June and the late Brian Duff, loved father of Sam, much loved brother and brother-in-law of Lynette and Sean Price, Kelvin and Barbara, Barry and Trish, and a loved uncle. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Darr...
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Harold (Bruce) Bruce THOMAS

30/10/2018
 On October 30, 2018, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Joanna (Jo-Jo), and father of Belinda, and Andrew, and his grandchildren Mike, and Georgy; Max, and Jackson. “Rest in peace.” Greatest...
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Dorothy Joyce DEBENHAM

31/10/2018
On October 31, 2018, at Christchurch Hospital.  Dearly loved wife of the late Ray, loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Sue, Raelene and Alan Bell, treasured Nana of Ross and Aimie, Bonnie and Jordan Crawford; Andrew, and Scott Bell, and Grea...
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Raymond (Ray) William Alex REED

29/10/2018
On October 29, 2018 peacefully at Charles Upham Rangiora, one day short of his 92nd birthday, dearly loved husband of the late Gladys, much loved father and father-in-law of Alison and John Dewhurst, Janet and Allan Green, and the late Robert McCrack...
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Murray McGregor HUNTER

25/10/2018
Passed away at home on Thursday, October 25, 2018, in his 85th year. Loving husband of Linda, survived by Helen and John, Alasdair and Nicky, Hamish, and Robert and Jill; Poppa of Jessica, Megan, Catriona and Jonathan, Claire, Murray, Timothy, Rachel...
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