Obituaries

A.A. Jean MCLACHLAN

07/08/2020
On August 7, 2020, passed away peacefully, aged 96 years, at WesleyCare, in the presence of family.  Loving wife of the late Gordon, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Dick and Janet, Christine and Brian, and loved grandma of Anna and Scott; Eli...
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Ian Ronald Langford MINSON

10/08/2020
On August 10, 2020, at home. Dearly loved husband of Jenni, proud father and father-in-law of Mark, Craig and Toni, Ross and Cara; loving Gramps of Jack, Kaid, Grace, Lee, Dakota, Wyatt; Danica, and Georgia. Messages may be addressed to The Family of...
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Doreen Mae SOKOLOV

14/11/2019
Passed away on Friday 15th November, 2019, aged 77 years. Much loved mother of Susan, Peter (deceased), Angela, and Haydon, beloved nana of Anthony, Gemma, Brittany, Jamie, Star, and Memphis. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Doreen...
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Mervyn (Merv) Nathaniel COOPER J.P.

10/03/2020
On March 10, 2020, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by his family, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Rona, and loved life partner of Wendy Elizabeth, adored father and father-in-law of Rob and Sue, Lilly, Amanda and Jam...
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Frederick James (Fred) JOHNSTON

Due to the current Level 2 Ministry of Health restrictions on large gatherings, Fred’s service tomorrow will now be private, with invitations personally extended by the family. A Memorial service for Fred will be held at a later date, details to be...
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Jean Pearl CHEESMAN

31/08/2017
On August 31, 2017, after a short illness at Rosebank Retirement Home, aged 80 years.  Loving wife and best friend of Reg (deceased), treasured mother and mother-in-law of Jacqui, Kevin, Sharon and Kelvyn, Scott and Chris, Blair and Cezarne.  Adore...
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Noel Harold Ernest JONES

19/12/2017
On December 19, 2017, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Lesley, much loved father and father-in-law of Karen and Michael Groters, loved granddad of Jenna and Phill, and Ben, and loving great-granddad of Arlo. Spec...
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Beverly Margaret HUNTER

08/03/2020
On March 8, 2020 peacefully at Karadean Court, Oxford, aged 85 years. Much loved wife of the late Reverend Don Hunter, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Murray and Karen (Aust), and Stephanie, adored gran of Jye and Tauri, and Cody, great-gran...
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Suzanne Helen PARISH

11/08/2020
On August 11, 2020, passed away unexpectedly at home, aged 72 years. Dearly loved wife and soul mate of Leon for 51 years, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Joanne and James, Helen and Brian, Catherine, Philippa and Alan, and Andrew, cherished n...
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Nicholas Blair JOHNSON

11/03/2020
Passed away peacefully on March 11, 2020, aged 62 years. Much loved by all his family. “Rest in Peace” Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Nicholas Johnson c/- PO Box 39001, Burnside, 8545. At Nick’s request a private crem...
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Betty TURNBULL

20/11/2018
Passed peacefully on November 20, 2018, at Christchurch Hospital. Much loved wife of the late Neil Turnbull, treasured mother of Ian, Mary Wright, Kathryn Fitzsimmons, and Alison McGloin and their families. Our grateful thanks to the staff at Adriel ...
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Kenneth (Ken) John BROWN

12/03/2020
On March 12, 2020, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 85 years. Dearly loved son of the late Jean and George Brown (Cheviot), most dearly loved brother and brother-in-law of Ted (deceased) and Vivienne, Alan and Yvonne (both deceased), Hilda a...
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Monica Valmay Lillian FORBES

13/08/2020
On August 13, 2020, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in her 95th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Alec, much loved mother, mother-in-law, nana, and granny of Bruce, Kevin, Christine Baxter, Murray, Heather Turner and their families. “Al...
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John Ross ANDREW

12/08/2020
Died at Nurse Maude Hospice on August 12, 2020, in his 72nd year. Much loved and cherished husband of Paula, and the late Heather, beloved and loved father and father-in-law of Elizabeth and Antony, Richard and Rebecca, and William and Suzzannah, tre...
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Patria Ray MACE

29/03/2019
Passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital on Friday 29 March, 2019, aged 76 years. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Brendon, Francine and Angus, and Soren, beloved grandmother of Brooke, Georgia, Ashleigh, Claudia, Morgan, Miles, and Connor, lo...
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David George Leslie COWIE

08/08/2020
On August 8, 2020, at Kowhai Rest Home, aged 72 years. Loved son of the late David and Lorraine Cowie. A private cremation has taken place....
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Beverley June DAUWALDER

26/01/2017
On January 26, 2017, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in her 79th year.  Beloved wife of the late Joel, loved mother and  mother-in-law of Raul and Suzie, Colette and Nick, Roslyn and Alan, Ginette and Hobby, Philippe and Alexandra, loved nana ...
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Jacquelin (Jackie) Elizabeth HAACK

11/08/2020
Passed away on August 11, 2020, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 73 years. Dearly loved wife of Peter, sadly missed sister of Tony Carr (Sydney), and a much loved sister-in-law, and aunt. Special thanks to the staff of Nurse Maude Hospice for their wonde...
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Robert (Stu) Stuart BURNS

23/05/2017
On May 23, 2017, passed away peacefully, in Christchurch aged 76 years.  Loved son of the late Bob and Mabel, loved brother of David (Australia).  Special thanks to the staff at Edith Cavell for their loving care of Stu.  Messages may be addressed...
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Brian Alexander MASKILL (Ex-NAC/AIR NZ)

01/04/2019
Passed away at Palm Grove with family by his side, on Monday, April 1, 2019, aged 81 years. Loved son of the late Agnes and George Maskill (Alexandra), dearly loved brother and brother-in-law of Helen and Colin Brenssell, Robin and Bill Lloyd, and Ch...
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