Obituaries

Daniel Shane McLELLAN-SKEGGS

Passed away tragically on the Taramakau River, aged 29 years.  Dearly loved son and good mate of Shane Skeggs, and Joanne McLellan; very proud step-son of Rachel Gorman; very proud dad of Jaxon, and Kyson; kindred spirit to his sister Hayley, and hi...
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Johannes (John) Hermanes HUETING

13/07/2019
On July 13, 2019, passed away peacefully in Christchurch, aged 85 years. Loving husband of the late Hilda, supportive and caring dad and father-in-law of Robert and Nicola, Sarah and Alan Lattimore, loving, caring grandad of Skye, Ryan, Josh; and Cat...
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Ross Mackie SWANSON

13/07/2019
SWANSON, Ross Mackie- On July 13, 2019, surrounded by family, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 68 years. Dearly loved husband of Pam, much loved father of Richard and his partner Kevin, Paul, and Edward. Loved brother and brother-in-law of John and Jan...
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Justine Frances HODGE

13/07/2019
On July 13, 2019, passed peacefully at George Manning House, aged 79 years.  Loved mum of Pip, Maria, Mark, Francine, and Valerie, and a treasured grandmother and great-grandmother.  Loved sister, aunty and friend.  Special thanks to the team at G...
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Janet (Jan) Nell RAIT

10/07/2019
On July 10, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by her family, aged 77 years. Dearly loved and cherished mother of Rachel, Marian, Scott, and Iona, much loved sister of Robert, John (deceased), and David, and loved by her many frien...
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Leny GISBERTS

10/07/2019
On 10 July 2019, passed away at Summerset Wigram, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Dearly loved and cherished wife of the late Harry, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Marjo and Paul, Sylvia (deceased), Sonja and Graham, cherished Om...
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Rita Alice STEWART

08/07/2019
On July 8, 2019, as the result of an accident, in her 80th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Lex, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynette and David Tillman, Grant and Sally, Brenda and Peter Rolfe, Philippa, and a loved gran of all her gra...
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Yvonne Olive NISBET

30/06/2019
Peacefully passed away on Sunday, June 30th, 2019, at The Village Palms Retirement Home, Christchurch, aged 85 years. Dearly loved wife and soulmate of James (Jim), much loved mum of Philip (deceased), Andrew and partner Tarn, Roger and wife Nikki, a...
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Rebecca (Muriel) Muriel O’CONNELL

11/07/2019
On July 11, 2019, at Nurse Maude Hospital.  Treasured mother and mother-in-law of Michael and Alison, and Paddy and Anne, dearly loved nana of Daniel, Michael, Melanie and Richard Farrall, and loved great-nana of Rebecah, and Logan.  Special thanks...
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Beverley Ann EVANS

01/07/2019
On July 1st, 2019 peacefully at Bethesda Hospital, with family at her side, aged 85 years. Dearly loved wife of Peter for 63 years, much loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Kandis, Stephen and Pat, proud grandmother of Trent, Mitchell, Farrah...
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Reverend James Edward McKENNA

04/07/2019
(Priest) (Ex Royal Army Medical Corps): On July 4th, 2019 peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Dearly loved husband of Tricia, loved father and father-in-law of Stephen and Karen, Marian and Joseph El Yousef, Louise (deceased), Brendon and Maree, and...
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Prisceila Alice SPARKES

04/07/2019
On July 4, 2019, Prisceila passed away peacefully after a short illness at Essie Summers Hospital, in her 102nd year.  Loved and treasured wife of the late Jim, dearly loved mum and mother-in-law of Jim and Bev, Marlene and Ray, Fay and the late Dou...
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Phillipa Annette (Pippa) CHAMBERLAIN

08/07/2019
On July 8, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 82 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Mason, adored mum of Richard, and Rachel, and treasured ‘Granny Pippa’ of Robert, and Max, loved sister of Roger, and a true friend and confidant...
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Alastair Ian WILLIAMS

Unexpectedly at his home, aged 45 years. Dearly loved son of Ian and the late Margaret, much loved brother and brother-in-law of Bridget and David Wright, and Virginia and Gavin McGregor, loved uncle of Claudia, Ben, Gabby; Isla, and George, and a lo...
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Stephanie Jan HICKEY

06/07/2019
Died suddenly on Saturday, July 6, 2019, wonderfully loved mum of Michael Pemberton, Hayden and Bríd Pemberton, and Julia and Tony Osten, beloved wife of David, loved step- mum of Aaron, Cheyenne, and Justin, adored and devoted grandma of Addi, and ...
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Beverley Elizabeth TURNER

10/07/2019
On July 10, 2019, peacefully at Parklands Care Home, aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Gerald, much loved mother of Jane, Paul, and Michael and much loved nana of her seven grandchildren. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late...
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Alan (Big Al, Clarkee) Gary CLARKE

06/07/2019
A very sad time for our family with the sudden passing of Alan on 6 July, 2019, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 60 years. A dearly loved and treasured husband of Rayleen, adored and fantastic dad of Dani and Ryan, Bex and Chris, and Emma, and a very pro...
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Leon George McLENNAN

07/07/2019
On July 7, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital after a brave battle, aged 76 years.  Loving husband and gardening mate of Liz for 50 years of marriage, loving father and mentor to Leonie, and the late Jamie, father-in-law of Stepha...
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Irene Joy HARRISON

03/07/2019
Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on July 3rd, 2019.  Dearly loved wife of John, loved and respected mother and mother-in-law of Wendy and Bryan Antill, Jo Priest and John Priest, Paula and David Blundell, and David and Belinda...
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Scott Robert HAPPER

03/07/2019
On July 3, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 16 years. Endlessly loved son of Craig and Gill, cherished brother of Bailey and Awhina, and soulmate of Emily. Loved grandson of Donald and June Happer, and the late George and Eve Mustchin, and loved ...
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