Obituaries

Barry John BROWN

25/12/2019
Sadly, Barry passed away on December 25, 2019, aged 93 years.  Dearly loved husband and friend of Nola for 65 years, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Mark and Sonia, Keryn and Mark Bragg, Duane and Lyn, dearly loved “Barry” of Jonathon a...
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Diane Louise McCULLOCH

28/12/2019
Passed away peacefully at Bainswood on Victoria, Rangiora, on December 28, 2019, surrounded by her family, in her 78th year.  Loved wife of Alistair, mother and mother-in-law of Chris and Sasha (Christchurch), and Liz and Kurt (Pottsville), nan of S...
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Kenneth (Ken) Thomas STRONGMAN (FRSNZ)

29/12/2019
Died at home surrounded by close family and friends on Sunday, 29th December, 2019. Loved husband of Averil, loved father of Lara, and Luke, stepfather of Fleur, and Kate, father-in-law of Neil, and Sam, grandfather of Thomas, Lily; Harrison, and ...
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Marion Evelyn BEALE

23/12/2019
On December 23, 2019, peacefully with her family by her side at Charles Upham Retirement Village, Rangiora, aged 84 years. Dearly loved wife for 63 years of the late Tony, loved mother and mother-in-law of Steven and Melanie, Graham and Christine, an...
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Lynnette (Lynn) Andree ANDERSON

23/12/2019
Passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019, at Merivale Retirement Village, aged 84 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Derek, loved mother and mother-in-law of Lee and Patricia, Scott, Todd and Kerry, Lisa (deceased) and Paul, treasured grandmother...
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Shirley Mona BOWIE

19/12/2019
On December 19, 2019, peacefully at Hoon Hay Rest Home, with Kevin, and Robyn by her side, aged 87 years.  Dearly loved and caring wife of the late Ollie, much loved and devoted mum of Kevin, and Robyn (McArthur), and loved friend of Jenny, and Andy...
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Rosemary Ellen O’BRIEN

21/12/2019
On December 21, 2019, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loving family, aged 60 years. Loving wife and best friend of Peter, proud and loving mum of Nathan (London), and Abbey, mother-in-law of Catherine, cherished and doting Nanny Rose to,...
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David Savage HARTSHORNE

24/12/2019
Passed away peacefully on December 24, 2019, surrounded by his loving family, going into his 84th year. Loving and caring husband of 60 years to Annette, loved father and father-in-law to Eric and Nancy, Ian and Kathy, “Poppa David” to Quaylieshi...
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Ann Crosbie HASTILOW

23/12/2019
On December 23, 2019, died peacefully with family present, aged 69 years.  Loved wife and navigator of John, cherished mother of Adam and April, Kate and Michael.  Loved sister of Sandra, John and Deborah, loved and respected by her nieces, nephews...
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Ann Crosbie HASTILOW

02/06/1950 - 23/12/2019
The Hastilow and McLachlan families sincerely thank all those who attended Ann’s Funeral at Lakeside, on December 28, 2019.  Thank you to friends near and far for the sympathy messages, comfort and practical support throughout this difficult time....
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John Aubrey George SHOESMITH

22/12/2019
On the 22nd December, 2019, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Village, in his 95th year. Dearly loved husband of June, loved and respected father and father-in–law of Peter and Kathie, Joy (deceased), Janet and Denis. Dearly loved Poppa of Ben, Rachel, Emi...
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William (Bill) Maurice DENTON

22/12/2019
On December 22, 2019, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Catherine, and the late Margaret, much loved and treasured dad of Julie and Colin DeFilippi, John and Sue, and Mary; loved grandad and poppa of Darren (deceased), Mandy and Brad; Nikki and ...
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John Joseph MACKLE

22/12/2019
(formerly from Kaikoura and Rangiora): On Sunday, December 22, 2019, aged 87 years. Devoted husband of Greta (deceased), much loved father of Bridget, Virginia, and Gerard, and a dearly loved granddad and great-granddad. Rest in Peace Messages ...
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Marie Rosiland GERRARD

17/12/2019
On December 17, 2019, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Hospital, aged 91 years. Much loved wife of the late John (Jerry), loved mother of Gretchen, Georgina, Tracey, and John, loved nana of Nicole; Jamila, Jordan; Ayla, great-nana of Kaleb, Asha, Montahna, ...
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Jill WALDRON

20/12/2019
Died on 20th December, 2019, at Nurse Maude Hospital in Christchurch, with her own special mana and dignity intact. Jill was a treasure in our whanau and will be greatly missed. She was married to Martyn for 47 years, a mum to Anna, Willie, and Amy, ...
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Roger William WILSON

21/12/2019
On December 21, 2019, passed away peacefully in Christchurch Hospital, aged 86 years.  Loving and devoted husband of Margaret for 64 years, kind and loving father of Richard and Lisa, Simon and Geraldine, loved grandad of Isabella, Grace, and Sean; ...
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Russell Stanley CAUNTER

15/12/2019
On December 15, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 78 years.  Dearly loved husband of Janet (Jan), much loved father and father-in-law of Sheryn and Rodger Murphy, and David, cherished grandfather of James, and Anna, and loved brother o...
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Shirley BORMAN

17/12/2019
On December 17, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 95 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Richard, much loved mother of Judy, Lynda, and Debbie.  The Funeral Service for Shirley will be held in St Bartholomew’s Anglican Church, 23 ...
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Renee Glendinning RUSHTON

13/12/2019
RUSHTON, Renee Glendinning (nee Beasley): On December, 13, 2019, tragically taken as a result of a car accident, aged 38 years.  Loving daughter of Mark and Annette Hunt, cherished mum of Ordane, Nation, Race, and Atlas, and Marmaduke, wife of Levi,...
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Winifred (Wyn) Helen DEE

17/12/2019
Died peacefully at Rose Court on Tuesday December 17, 2019, in her 90th year. Loved Mum of Louise Johnson and Adam Fentum, mother-in-law of Ian Johnson and Ruth Fentum, and grandmother of Tayla, Jarrod, and Rhianna. The family would like to thank the...
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