Obituaries

Kelvin Francis LENNON

22/11/2019
On November 22, 2019, after a short battle of illness, passed away peacefully with family at his side, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 68 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Sue, loved father and father-in-law of Lisa and Glen McDougall, Stephen a...
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Judith Anne KAY

26/05/2020
On May 26, 2020 peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 78 years. Dearly loved wife of the late David, loved mother and mother-in-law of Dean and Shirley-Jean (Florida), and the late Adrian. Daughter of Rita and Joe Harris and beloved sister of the...
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Quita Agnes HODGE

08/08/2018
On August 8th 2018, peacefully at Wesley Hospital, aged 96 years. Dearest wife of the late Bruce, treasured mother and mother-in-law of Darilyn and Bernie Bright, Vicki McClurg and Geoff Shaw, Raema and Gavin Brokenshire, Leigh and Jaron Tabak, and D...
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Dorothy (Dorrie) Jean ASHWORTH

22/08/2020
On August 22, 2020, passed away peacefully in Rangiora after a short fight with cancer. Loved and supportive Mum of Debbie and Mathew Constable, cherished Gran of Caitlin and James. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Dorrie Ashworth,...
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Tytyeanna (Tana) Doreen METZGER

11/02/2017
Died peacefully in her sleep on February 11, 2017, at Bainswood on Victoria, in her 94th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Peter, dearly loved mother of the late Paul, and Chris, most dearly loved and cherished mother and best friend of Kay, dear...
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Joyce May BEAUMONT

12/06/2017
On June 12, 2017, peacefully at The Oaks, following a short illness. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Garry and Diane, Tony and Julie, adored grandmother and great-grandmother of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, loved sister of Jack (d...
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Lisa Barbara Gantley

29/11/2019
On November 29, 2019, at Nurse Maude Hospice, surrounded by her loving daughters, aged 56 years. Adored mum of Jasmine, Abbey, Louisa, Cassandra, and the late Rory; proud Nana of Rory-Rose; Tahlia, Noah; Jaxon, Cooper; and Demi-Leigh. Special thanks ...
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Peter Robert PRESTON

25/05/2020
On May 25th, 2020, Pete passed away peacefully, aged 61 years.  Dearly loved husband of Sonia, loving father and father-in-law of Kim and Graham, and Crystal and Shane. A proud grandad of Jesse, Shorna, Casey, Brianna, and Blake. A special brother, ...
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Janet Winsome Meehan

16/10/2016
Died peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, Christchurch, on Sunday, October 16, 2016, in her 89th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Victor James; much loved mother and mother-in-law of Tim and Sue (Waimate), Andrew and Pip (Wellington), B...
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Allan (Hylton) Hylton PARKER

12/06/2017
On June 12th 2017, passed away peacefully in his sleep at Parklands Hospital, Christchurch, in his 89th year. Husband and soulmate of Marie, father and father-in-law of Chris (Kit) and Glenis, Tim and Nadja, grandfather of Angela and Peter, Amy and P...
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John GOOD

23/05/2020
On May 23, 2020, peacefully at WesleyCare, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Florence (nee Anderson), cherished brother and brother-in-law of Noel (deceased) and Leone, the late Marjorie Fraser, the late Daphne and Bill Buttolph, Doree...
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James Derek McLelland

27/05/2020
On May 27, 2020, peacefully at Radius Hawthorne, aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Nance, much loved father and father-in-law of Allan and Chris, and Derek and Donna, loved grandfather of Matthew, Samuel, Isaac, and Grace, and great-gra...
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Robert Humphry (Bob) POYNTER

25/08/2020
On August 25, 2020, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, aged 88 years. Dearly loved and cherished husband of Valerie, much loved father and father-in-law of Karen and Wayne Jackson, Debbie and Kelvin Ashby, John and Melanie, and Alan, loved grandfather o...
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Peter MILBURN

11/08/2018
On August 11, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital surrounded by his family. Loving husband and best friend of Helen, much loved father of Sarah, Mark, and Emma, granddad of Jonathan, and Annabel. A special thank you to the staff at Christchurch...
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Marilyn Fay MATHER

27/05/2020
At Nurse Maude Hospice on May 27, 2020, aged 68 years.  Loved wife and best friend of Bob, loving and loved mother and mother-in-law of Sharlene and Dave, and David and Clare (all Melbourne), nana of Noah, Jack, Eve, and Tess.  Special thanks to Dr...
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Lorna Georgina DOWDLE

26/08/2020
On August 26, 2020, passed away peacefully in her own home, surrounded by love, aged 96 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Reg, cherished mum of Glenys, and Kerry, much loved ‘Nanny’ of Olivia and Blair, treasured ‘Super Nanny’ of Carter, M...
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Kenneth Gordon (Ken) MACKLAN

17/05/2020
It is with great sadness, Ken's family wish to announce his peaceful passing at home on May 17, 2020, in his 70th year.  Ken was the loving husband of Alison, a much loved father of Andrew, Amy and Jane, father-in-law of Glen and future father-in-la...
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Pamela Edith LEAHY

27/08/2020
On August 27, 2020, peacefully in her sleep, at Maples Lifecare, in her 98th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Michael, beloved mother and mother-in-law of Christopher and Elizabeth, Anthony and Mimi, Ricki and Lee, Philippa (deceased) and Geoff An...
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Arlene STANLEY

26/05/2020
On May 26, 2020, peacefully at home in West Lyttelton, aged 85 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Rob, special mother of Peter and Kat, Joanne and Craig, and the late William.  Grandmother of Marcelle, Jonah, Dylan, Charlotte, and Toby, great-gr...
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Janet Marion DOAK

25/05/2020
On May 25, 2020, peacefully and with dignity, surrounded by family in the care of the SPCU at Christchurch Hospital, aged 89 years, after a short illness. Dearly loved and loving wife of the late Ron, much loved mother of Jenny and Ron Reeve, Anne Us...
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