Obituaries

Graeme Desmond PHILLIPS

11/01/2019
Died peacefully on January 11, 2019, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann, much loved father and father-in-law of Helen and Warwick Simons, Alison and the late Gerald Whitla, Heather and Richard Blakeborough. Loved Grandad of Brad and Rebecca, ...
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Maree HOWLAND

13/01/2019
On January 13, 2019 at Christchurch Hospital, aged 92 years. At home with the Lord. 1 Thessalonians Chapter 4, verses 13-18 Much loved wife of Lloyd, much loved mum and mother-in-law of David and Ann, Merlene (deceased) and Ian, Karen and Da...
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Nicki BALL

12/01/2019
On January 12, 2019, passed away at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by her family, aged 53 years. Best mate and wife of Craig, loved mother and biggest supporter of Jayden, and Kieran, loved daughter of Annette and the late Trevor Whall, loved sist...
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Barbara June HUGHES

11/01/2019
On January 11, 2019, peacefully at Rose Court Rest Home.  Dearly loved eldest daughter of the late Joy and N.J. (Bill) Hughes (formerly of Hokitika), loved sister and sister-in-law of Joy and Gerry Ballantine, Bill and Fidelma Hughes, and the late P...
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Glenna TEAGUE

09/01/2019
On January 9, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 87 years, loving wife of Laurie, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynell and Stu Harris, and Ricki-Lee Teague; loved nana of Matthew and Mel, Blair and Kerry; loved great- nana of Ch...
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Thomas (Tom) Edward SKILLING

05/01/2019
Died peacefully at Timaru Hospital, on January 5, 2019, aged 82 years.  Gone to join his beloved ‘Boss’ Robyn.  Will be sadly missed by his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, and his extended family.  Messages may be addressed t...
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Andrew James GREER

06/01/2019
It is with great sadness that the family of Andy announce his sudden death, on Saturday, January 6, 2019, aged 40 years.  Treasured and dearly loved husband and best friend of Rachael Greer.  Adored fun dad and best mate to his girls, Izzie and Ros...
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Mary Charlotte MACKENZIE

07/01/2019
On January 7, 2019, died peacefully at home, aged 91years. Dearly loved wife of the late Roddie, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Catharine and Stephen, Ian and Diana, and Duncan, adored grandmother and great-grandmother. Special thanks to the ...
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Monica Alice GIBSON

06/01/2019
On January 6, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 93 years. Dearly and much loved wife of the late Bill, most cherished and loving mother and mother-in-law of John and Deborah, Tony (Anthony) and Clare, Rosemary (Sam) and Russ...
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Pauline Patricia ALEXANDRE

04/01/2019
Pauline passed away peacefully on Friday, January 4, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital, after a short illness, with  family at her side, aged 65 years.  Loving and devoted wife of Wayne, loving, supportive and caring mum and mother-in-law of Tammy and...
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Kathleen Joan HOSKING

04/01/2019
Passed away in the presence of family, on January 4, 2019, aged 64 years. Dearly loved wife, soul mate and best friend of the late Lindsay, cherished and dearly loved mother of Suzanne, Craig, and Rosalie, mother-in-law of Jo, loving grandmother of C...
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Yong-Hyun KWON

07/01/2019
On January 7, 2019, with family by his side at Christchurch Hospital, devoted husband of Young-Sook, dearly loved dad of Su-Jung and Jiho, and Tae-Woan. “Released from pain, now with the Lord.” Special thanks to all the nurses and the teams...
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Dennis Andrew PAXIE

03/01/2019
Passed away peacefully in Christchurch, on 3rd January, 2019, in his 75th year. Much loved father of Jeffrey, David and Frieda, Merryn and Jens, Dion and Lisa, and Katie and Luke, and proud Papou of Rhyan, Louis, and Ruby; Ephelia; Jens; Beatrix, and...
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Peter Douglas MOTT

03/01/2019
Passed away peacefully on January 3, 2019, in the loving care of Kaiapoi Lodge, aged 69 years. Beloved husband of Leone, loved father of Joanne, Nicola, and Daniel, father-in-law and friend of Karel, Aaron, and Trudy, much loved ‘Ga-Ga’ of Hayley...
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Mary Magdalene HENDERSON

03/01/2019
Mary passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 3, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital, at 2.15pm, with her family by her side. Loved by her late husband Leslie Chiles Henderson, devoted mother and mother-in-law of Russell, and Jeanne and Dean, loved gra...
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Pedro Herrero CARAZO

21/12/2018
Our much loved Pedro has taken his final siesta. Pedro passed unexpectedly on December 21st, aged 73 years. Much adored father of Christian (deceased), Ana, Chelsea, Sebastian, Lola, and Stella. Brother to Mari, and Leonor. Brother-in-law to Pepe, an...
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Merilyn KILTY

30/12/2018
On December 30th, 2018, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 78 years. Precious wife of the late Graham; beloved and loving mother of Grant, Rachael, Jenny, and Todd; much loved mother-in-law of Chris Redmond and Tony Hay; adored grandmother of Cameron, and ...
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Ria EMSLIE

01/01/2019
Passed away on January 1, 2019. Dearly loved and cherished partner of Wayne. “Fly free with Michael and K.G. my love. Love you always. Wayne xxx.” The Service for Ria will be held in the AvonPark Chapel, corner  Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linw...
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Nicholas (Earl) Earl ROPATA

22/12/2018
On December 22, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 47 years.  Devoted father of Chloe, a loving friend of Patricia, dearly loved son of the late Hank and Queenie, loved brother of Guy, and loved by his extended Whanau.  Mes...
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John Alexander STOREY

28/12/2018
On December 28, 2018, passed away unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 75 years. Husband of the late Jan Storey (nee Ness), much loved dad of Amanda, Tom, and Hannah, loved son of the late Jack and Mavis Storey, brother of Gabrielle, uncle of ...
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