Obituaries

Kevin Ross BENNETT

19/08/2018
On Sunday, August 19, 2018, passed away suddenly at his home in Twizel. Dearly loved partner of Deb, loved and treasured Dad of Jared and Kieran, son of the late Elsie and Eddie of Rangiora and brother of Jennifer, Julie and the late Rodney. Will ...
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John (Keith) Keith ANDERSON

21/08/2018
On August 21, 2018, Keith passed away peacefully at home, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Cynthia, much loved father and father-in-law of Lynda, Terry and Barbara, Mariessa and Rob, loving granddad of Rhem and Janelle, Leanne, Chantelle and Ti...
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Simon Frederick MILLER

20/08/2018
(Retired NZ Police & M.O.T.): On 20th August 2018 at Nurse Maude Hospice, in his 60th year. Dearly beloved husband of Lorraine, loved and supportive step-father of Tracey Weaver-Hawes, and Michelle and Daniel Bahamin, cherished and fun grandad of...
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Raymond Wills (Ray) TAYLOR

19/08/2018
On August 19, 2018, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, aged 95 years, dearly loved twin brother and brother-in-law of the late Roy and Sylvia, loved uncle of Jackie and Charley; Robin and Bill; Stephen and Sue; and Vicki and Don, and a loved great-uncle...
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Alun (Taffy) Phillip EDWARDS

18/08/2018
Born 22/2/1947 Pontarddulais, Wales. Died 18/8/2018 Christchurch. Dearly loved husband of Frances Rose Edwards.  He will be sadly missed by his family.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Alun Edwards, c/- PO Box 39001 Christchurch...
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Valija PUKITE

19/08/2018
On August 19, 2018, peacefully at Park Lane Retirement Village, aged 92 years. It is with much sadness that Raina announces the passing of her very precious and much loved mother. Vailja is now with her beloved husband, the late Oskars. She was a pro...
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Anthony John (Tony) MELROSE

21/08/2018
On August 21, 2018, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in ICU Christchurch Hospital, aged 83 years, dearly loved husband and soulmate of Jean, much loved father and father-in-law of Bob (deceased) and Kerri, Wayne and Carol, Darryn and Valerie, ...
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Lindsay Francis YOUNG

16/08/2018
On August 16, 2018, Lindsay passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, Merivale, Christchurch, in his 79th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Audrey Young. Cherished father and father-in-law of Greg and Robyn, Clayton and Greta, Dawson and An...
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Anthony Robin Gascoigne (Tony) CARR

19/08/2018
(Reg. No. U42085)  On August 19, 2018, peacefully at Rannerdale Veterans’ Care, aged 72 years.  Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Sarah and Jonny, loved T.C. of Cassie and Jack, and Helen.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the l...
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Andrew George RIDDELL

Andrew George Riddell, dearly loved partner of Astrid, son of Olga and the late Ross Riddell. Father of Michael and Stephen Riddell, Phil and Tamyra Kourey, Jeremy and Evie Kourey, Dee and Chris Black, and Athena Kourey and Juan Pablo Sepúlveda Espi...
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Leo (Lee) Harry MILES

13/08/2018
On August 13, 2018, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 93 years.  Dearly loved husband of Nola (nee Kirby), dearly loved father and father-in-law of Anne and Mark Clarkson, and Joy Miles, treasured grandfather of Julia, and Louisa C...
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Allan David York DUNSTAN

19/08/2018
On August 19, 2018, peacefully at Silverdale Hospital, in his 88th year.  Much loved father and father-in-law of Lynda (deceased) and Andrew, and Steve, loved grandad of Daniel, Emily, Mark, Jason, Lauren, and Belle, and loved by Marina Jackson, Ann...
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Stanley James (Stan) HARRINGTON

19/08/2018
On August 19, 2018, peacefully at Oxford Hospital, aged 87 years, dearly loved husband of the late Molly, and the late Joanna, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Linda and Michael Huria (Oxford), David and Jane (Swannanoa), Valerie and Chris Fr...
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Greta Anne ROBINSON

16/08/2018
On August 16, 2018, passed away peacefully at Windsor Care, in her 84th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Jack, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Chris and Katy, and Peter and Tania, loving nan of Jordan, Sage, Kieran, Zoè-breanne, and April....
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Joy Mary SPARKS

14/08/2018
On August 14, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital surrounded by her family, aged 91 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon, cherished and loved mother and mother-in-law of Graham, Neil and Irene, Christine and Gordon Patterson, Maree and D...
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Margaret Denyse ANGUS

15/08/2018
On August 15, 2018, passed away at home, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Bob, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Judith and Joseph, Graham (deceased) and Christine, and Murray and Michelle, treasured grandmother of Marie, Katherine, ...
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Trevor (Trev) Allan ECKHOLD

16/08/2018
On August 16, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 69 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Marilyn (Missy), loved father of Tania, Anton (deceased), Sandra (deceased), Rachael, Sarah-Jane, Marilyn, Tai, and Rebecca, a loved ...
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David WILSON

15/08/2018
After a long stoic battle with cancer, Dave, aged 73 years, died surrounded by family on August 15, 2018, at Nurse Maude Hospice. Adored husband of Val, loving father of Dominic, Christian, and Tasha, much loved father-in-law of Marguerite, Jennie, a...
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Wilson (Willie) Albert BLYTH

07/08/2018
On August 7, 2018, passed away at Charles Upham Retirement Village, Rangiora, after a long struggle, aged 90 years. A loved brother, special uncle of Trish, and Anne (UK), and loved by Lorna and Trevor Shadbolt and family. Thanks to all of Willie’s...
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Kenneth (Ken) James STEVENSON

13/08/2018
On August 13, 2018, peacefully at home, in the care and comfort of his family. Dearly loved by Alison, Julia and Andy Good, Hannah and Stephen O’Dwyer, and three beautiful granddaughters, Emily, Evelyn and Elsie.   Ken was a much loved son, broth...
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