Obituaries

Roy Edward KNIGHT

05/05/2019
(14th CMT #784722) On May 5, 2019, peacefully at Holmwood, Rangiora, three days short of his 83rd birthday.  Dearly loved husband of the late Jean, much loved father and father-in-law of Graeme and Tina, Christine and Nigel, Trish, and Andrew and Li...
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Ian Craig HUNTER

05/06/2020
Died peacefully at Anthony Wilding Hospital on 5 June 2020. Much loved father of Kari and Megan, and Morfar of Emil and Tor; son of Jack and Joan; brother of Maree, Lindsay (deceased), Kay, Errol (deceased), and Lauree. Heartfelt thanks to the staff ...
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William James LLOYD

02/08/1948 - 08/09/2020
Our one and only, adored, formidable and notorious Bill, forever husband of Robin, devoted father of Kiri, Amanda and Shannon, special grandad of Laura, Meg, Charlotte, Paddy and Archie, an infamous father-in-law, brother, uncle, and neighbour, and a...
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John Hamish DYSART

29/09/2017
On September 29, 2017, as the result of a tragic accident, aged 45 years.  Beloved husband, soul mate and best friend of Cass. Dearly loved Dad and best mate of Nathaniel, and Jayden.  Most treasured and much loved son of Janet and John, loved brot...
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John Forsyth GREGORY

08/09/2020
Peacefully on September 8, 2020 at Burwood Hospital.  Dearly beloved husband and best friend of Judith, beloved father of Bill, and Marli, and loved father-in-law of Elizabeth-Anne, much loved grandpa of Alexander and Isabella, dearly loved younger ...
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Kenneth (Bruce) Bruce GRAY

25/06/2017
On June 25, 2017, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 72 years. Loved Son of the late Ken and Ivy, loving Dad of Wendy and Dean Taylor, and Tim Sutherland, adored Pop of Shannon, Zach, and Riley. “Always in our hearts and thoughts no matter where you a...
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Margaret (Peggy) Mabel CALDER,

07/09/2020
On September 7, 2020, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late James (Jim), loving mother and mother-in-law of Ken and the late Catherine, Alan and Bronwyn, and the late Allison and the late Ray, ...
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Michael (Mike) Henry ANCELL

10/09/2020
On September 10, 2020, quietly at Nurse Maude Hospice, surrounded by loved ones, aged 49 years. Deeply loved partner of Sarah, adored son of Frances and the late Mervyn, cherished brother (Mikle) of Anna (Shorty), and loved uncle of Alex, and Cassand...
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Frederick (Joe) Albert Joseph GLASSON

07/01/2019
On January 7, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, in his 90th year.  Dearly loved husband of Leonie for 66 years, loved father and father-in-law of Sandra and Garry, Pam and Phil, Chris and Noeline, loved gran...
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Shirley Joyce ANDERSON

07/03/2017
Born August 4, 1929, Shirley passed away on March 7, 2017, aged 87 years, peacefully at Avonlea Home where she has received excellent care for the past 6 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon Frank Anderson.  Shirley is survived by her daugh...
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Peter (Pete) Francis DARGAN

03/06/2020
(The Dargster), (Lightning), (Dadio):  Passed away on June 3, at his home in Christchurch, aged 63 years.  He will be sadly missed by his daughter’s Teresa, Loretta, Anna, and Michaela, friends, family and his cat Sabrina. Rest Easy Pete. M...
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Marlene Joyce McGLINCHEY

05/09/2018
On September 5, 2018, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 64 years.  Beloved wife of the late Michael, deeply loved mum of Matthew and Darlene, dearly loved by her many friends.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late...
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Marilyn Zena PATERSON

11/09/2018 - 04/09/2018
Peacefully on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, aged 88 years. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Mary and Nick, John and Dee, Andrew and Miranda, Nicki and Andrew. Adored Grannie Mops of Emily and Bazz, Andrew; James and Tash, Aimee and Keith, Michael and ...
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Kathleen (Kathy) FOWLER

22/12/2019
FOWLER, Kathleen (Kathy): Passed away in Christchurch, on December 22, 2019, aged 65 years.  Loved partner of Jimmy; loved mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Kate, and Michael and Bridgie; loved nana of Lily, Harry, Pippa, Angus, and Mae. Loved...
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Janice (Jan) Helen MOULD

10/06/2020
06/03/1932 – 10/06/2020.  Loved sister of Alison Prendergast (deceased).  A loved and respected friend of many.  Grateful thanks to Avonlea Dementia Care and Hoon Hay Rest Home for their compassionate care of Jan.  Messages may be addressed to:...
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Brian MERCER

02/09/2020
On September 2, 2020, peacefully at his home in Leeston, surrounded by his loving family. Loved husband and workmate of Marion, loving and supportive dad of Anthea, Robert, and Hamish, father-in-law of Rachel, Michelle, and the late Warren. Affection...
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Nicholas (Nick) James BARBOUR

03/07/2017
On July 3, 2017, the result of a tragic motorcycle accident, aged 34 years.  Loved father to Kaylib, Chloe, and Ashton, dearly loved son of David Barbour, and Ann Daniels, much loved brother of Adrian, and Chris, loved grandson of Eileen Winton, and...
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Geoffrey William SMITH

01/09/2020
Peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on  September 1, 2020, aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of Alison (Inks) for 65 years, loved and respected father and father-in-law of Sue and Grant Depree, Sandi Harnett and the late Ken, Chris and Kate, and R...
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Stanley (Stan) John McSTAY

09/05/2019
On May 9, 2019, at his home (the farm), aged 79 years.  Forever soulmate and husband of Erika.  Lover, friend, father, grandfather, Poppa Stan, and great-grandfather.  Many thanks for all the support and kind messages. A Private Service and cremat...
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Janet LESLIE

On September 1, 2020, at Anthony Wilding Retirement Village, aged 73 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Graham, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Chris and Jen, Aaron and Anne-Marie, loved grandmother of Alexandria, Jacob, and Zachary; Lily, a...
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