Obituaries

Jeanette Christine (Janet) MASON

28/10/2018
On October 28, 2018, peacefully passed away at Nurse Maude Hospice, with Gary, and Julie at her side. Dearly loved wife of the late Brian, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Gary and Claire, Julie and Cameron, beloved nanny of Jack, Matthew, and ...
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David Crosbie JUDGE

27/10/2018
On October 27, 2018, passed away unexpectedly, aged 70 years.  Much loved partner of Akiko, loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Gabrielle and Blake, Jessica and J.C., Sam, and Tom, adored granddad of Sophie, Hugo, Ollie, Indie, and Tilli...
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Crystal Faith BEATTIE

29/10/2018
On October 29, 2018, peacefully at Alpine View Care Centre, aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Herbert, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Donald and Tania, Vicky and Greg, and special Nannan of Courtney, and Jake. Loved sister and sist...
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Margaret HILL

28/10/2018
On October 28, 2018, suddenly at Charles Upham Retirement Village, aged 69 years.  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Simon and Nicola, Julie and Niven, devoted Granma of Adam, Connor, and Logan, adored by her fur kid Tonic, and former wife of Colin....
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Johanna Gerarda (Joke) JANSSEN

25/10/2018
On October 25, 2018 at Christchurch Hospital, aged 89 years. Beloved wife of the late Johan, loved mother and mother-in-law of Elma and Donald, Denise and Jeff, Robert and Julie, Eric and Yvonne, Yvonne (deceased), Fiona and Marcus, Peter and Sharon,...
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Barry John McALLISTER

26/10/2018
Sadly on October 26, 2018, Barry lost his determined battle to stay with the ones he loved and those who loved him. He passed away peacefully at home with his family. Dearly loved husband, best friend and soulmate of Pam for 48 years. Dearly loved fa...
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Noel Luff TWEEDIE

23/10/2018
On October 23, 2018, passed away peacefully at Parklands Hospital, in his 96th year. Loved father and father-in-law of Karyn Brookes, Gavin and Anne-Marie Tweedie, loved granddad of Sophie and Mark, Claire and George, and great-granddad of Frankie Ro...
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Dulcie Maud EARNSHAW

22/10/2018
On October 22, 2018.  It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Dulcie, peacefully at Elmswood in her 97th year.  Dearly loved and cherished wife of the late Les, cherished mother and mother-in-law of Val and Bernie Harland, Brian Earnshaw...
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Brad Jordan NICHOLLS

23/10/2018
29 years 19 days.  On Tuesday, October 23, 2018, suddenly at his home in Kaiapoi, of which he was so proud.  Much loved and cherished son of Pauline and Ian, adored brother and brother-in-law of Stace and Rochelle, Hayley, and Rochelle and Mark, tr...
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Patricia Anne POFF

19/10/2018
of Rakaia Gorge: Died peacefully on Friday, 19th October, 2018 aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of Michael Poff for 62 years. Mother of Jeremy, Jonathan, Virginia, and Matthew. Grandmother to Fraser (late), Sylvia, Elliot, Finlay, and Innis-Rose, sis...
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James (Jim) Ellis ELVY

23/10/2018
On October 23, 2018, unexpectedly at home, with family at his side, aged 76 years.  Dearly loved husband of Eunice, loved father of Gary, Murray, Brett, and Jason, and their partners, loved Poppa of all his grandchildren, and a loved brother, brothe...
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Marie Frances NESBIT

23/10/2018
On October 23, 2018, peacefully at Parklands Hospital, in her 71st year.  Dearly loved long term partner of Robert, loved mother and mother-in-law of Chris and Dennis; Lisa and Nic; step-mother of Benjamin, and Cameron, dearly loved nana of Hayden a...
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Joseph Graham EDMUNDSON

18/10/2018
 On October 18, 2018, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved husband of Joyce, father and father-in-law of Joan and Andrew, Richard and Linda, and Ann and Chris, loved grandfather of William, Nicholas, and Matthew...
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Peter John HIDE

18/10/2018
It is with a very sad heart that we announce the passing of Peter on Thursday, October 18, 2018, aged 72 years.  Peter was a loving husband to Cathy for 47 years, loving father to Megan, Gareth, and Roslyn Eason, an amazing father-in-law to Mark Bun...
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Margaret Mary MOBBS

21/10/2018
On October 21, 2018 at Maidstone Lifecare, aged 63 years. Dearly loved wife of Keith, loved mum of Rhys, and Scott and his partner Gabby, treasured Nana of Layla, adored sister and sister-in-law of Teresa and Stephen, cherished auntie of Michael, and...
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Grant Andrew McNICHOLL

19/10/2018
It is with great sadness that suddenly on October 19, 2018 Grant passed away, aged 53 years, dearly loved husband of Liz (nee Whiting), much loved son of Annette and Colin, loved brother and brother-in-law of Shane and Katrina, loved son-in-law of He...
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Anthony (Tony) Leo BAGLEY

21/10/2018
On  October 21st, 2018 at Wesley Care, in his 87th year, the cherished husband of Sally passed away. He was the much loved father of Louise Donaldson, Joanna Bagley, and Stephen Bagley. Father-in-law of Ross Donaldson, and Stephanie Bagley, grandfat...
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David William Gardner  SYME

16/10/2018
On October 16, 2018, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, aged 87 years.  Loving husband and friend of Jenny for 63 years, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Rose and Kerry Bray, and Ian and Alison, very much loved grandad and poppa of his grandchi...
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John Ross (Ross) CLARKE

17/10/2018
Reg. No. 31346 Major, The Royal New Zealand Corps of Signals, New Zealand Army:  On October 17, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, aged 91 years.  Dearly loved husband of Dawne, treasured and loved father an...
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John Robert (Foxy) FOX

17/10/2018
On October 17, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 64 years.  Beloved father and friend of Callan, and Morgan, much loved friend of Irene, loved big brother of Linda, David, and Andrew, and loved by the wider Fox family.  Special thanks...
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