Obituaries

Pamela Joan (Pam) RAMSDEN

29/12/2018
On 29 December, 2018, suddenly at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by love. Dearly loved wife of Allister, much loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Keryn and Greg Strachan, and Leanne and Gary Luscombe, most amazing nana of Lyssa, Amy, C...
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Donald Wayland SMITH

27/12/2018
On December 27, 2018, peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, aged 83 years.  Dearly loved husband and best friend of Frances, loved and respected father and father-in-law of Murray and Lynn, Jillian and Dayne, Michael and Julie, Rodney...
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Jill Ethel HEMMING

28/12/2018
On December 28, 2018 at Christchurch Hospital. Wife of the late Graham, mother of Regan, grandmother of Wil, Summer, and Piper, sister of Jack, and Neville. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Jill Hemming, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchu...
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Ruby HOOD

01/01/2019
On January 1, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 89 years. Loved wife of the late Don, much loved mum of Shirley, and David, dearly loved Nan of Brendon and Luana, and Sharlene and Darryl, and G Nan of Kadeesh, Kahani, Reihana, Jayahalia, Neemia, A...
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Ian William THOMPSON

28/12/2018
On December 28, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 63 years.  Loved son of the late Mary and Bob, dearly loved brother and brother-in-law of John and Ruth, treasured uncle of his niece, and nephews and their families.  Than...
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Stuart Robert (Stu) CHAPMAN

26/12/2018
On December 26, 2018, suddenly at home, aged 71 years.  Dearly loved husband and best friend of Judi, much loved dad of Rachel, and Jacki, and loved father-in-law of Steve, and John. “Will be sadly missed.” Special thanks to St John Ambula...
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Doroth Georgiana Gordon PINFOLD

24/12/2018
Georgie died peacefully at Burwood Hospital on December 24, 2018, with family. Loved wife of the late Anthony, loved mother and mother-in-law of Giles and Colleen, Mary and Jamie, Judy and Colin, and Hamish and Sara. Special grandma of Lauren and Pet...
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Jacqueline Fay (Jackie) TAU TAU

23/12/2018
On December 23, 2018, passed away unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital after a short illness,  aged 65 years. Much loved mother of Dean, John, Glen (and partner Tanya),  and Carla, dearly loved and adored ‘positive’ nana of Michael, Marshall, ...
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Monica Annette GROSE

22/12/2018
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at George Manning House on 22 December, 2018, aged 86 years. Much loved wife of the late Jack, loved mother and mother-in-law of Bernadette, Pat and Adrienne, Terry and Barb, and Jeff and Donna, ...
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Shirley Averil MOORE

25/12/2018
Passed away peacefully on 25th December, 2018 at Nagio Marsh Retirement Village, aged 87 years. Loved wife of the late Trevor, dearly loved mother of Glenda and Jonno McDonnell, Cliff and Jan, Barry and Katharine, very much loved Nan to her 9 grandch...
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Dorothy Catherine MACKAY

19/12/2018
On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, suddenly but peacefully, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 82 years, Dearly beloved wife of the late Jim, loved and treasured mother and mother-in-law of Mandy and Paul Burrows, Julie and Murray Hollings, Philip (decease...
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Gerald (Gerry) David PARKE

21/12/2018
On 21 December, 2018, result of an accident, aged 70 years. Loved partner of Marita, loved father and father-in-law of Philip and Louise, Darcy and Jude, and Mandy, loved ‘G dad’ of Stacey, Harrison, and Alex, loved brother and uncle, and a speci...
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Pauline Theresa KOKSHOORN

18/12/2018
On December 18, 2018, peacefully at home.  Loved and adored wife of the late Joe, devoted and treasured mum of John, and Bernadette, and treasured mother-in-law of Christina; dearly loved Oma of Lane, Anton, and Roseanna, and a Great Oma of Archer; ...
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Joan Cecelia BELL

20/12/2018
On December 20, 2018, died peacefully at home, aged 71 years.  Beloved wife of John, loving mother of David, Maureen, Kevin, and Kathleen, and grandmother of Dominic, Joshua, Samantha, and Jessica.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the la...
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John David WILLIS

22/12/2018
On December 22, 2018, died peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 74 years.  Dearly loved husband of Vivienne, much loved father and father-in-law of Gwenda and Tania, Catherine and Chris, dearly loved brother of Tom, Bruce, Jennifer, Patricia, Rut...
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Anna Lorraine BARNETT

15/12/2018
Passed peacefully, following a brave battle with cancer, on December 15, 2018, aged 38 years.  She was surrounded by loving family at Nurse Maude Hospice.  Cherished and loved mother of Zaviar, and Mason, loved partner of Bryce, loved daughter of G...
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Brenda Janet WARD

13/12/2018
On December 13, 2018 at Christchurch Hospital, aged 75 years. Dearly loved mum of Jacinda, and the late Tania, much loved Nana of Piper, and Emma, loved sister and sister-in-law of Ken and Alison Charlton, aunt of Karyn, Lynda, and Craig, and a proud...
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Derek (Ricky) Ricky BLIGH

13/12/2018
On December 13, 2018, peacefully at Darfield Hospital after a lengthy illness, aged 65 years.  Dearly loved son of Barbara and the late Derek, much loved father of Kane, Jamie, Damian, and Hayden, beloved grandfather of Chiara, and Hunter; Brody, Ot...
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Paulene Ellen ARTHUR

14/12/2018
Sadly passed away, peacefully, on December 14, 2018 in her home town of Christchurch, aged 68 years. Much loved wife of Russell, loved mother and mother-in-law of Andrew and Viv, Rosemary and Stan, and Roydon and Debbie; very much loved nana of Damie...
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Neil Gordon HATTAWAY

15/12/2018
On December 15, 2018, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Mary, loved father and father-in-law of Chris and the late Ros, Allen and Sue, Kathy and Kevin, Malcolm and Keri, loved granddad of Blake, Thysje, and Michael; Jay...
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