Obituaries

John Francis GOODWIN

05/05/2019
(Reg. No. 665921, Pvte, 6NZAGH J Force, WW2) – On May 5, 2019, aged 92 years, peacefully at WesleyCare, Papanui. Loved husband of the late Ruth Mary. Much loved father and father-in-law of Christine, Diane, Rose, Kevin, Lorraine (deceased), John, J...
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Royce John PATERSON

30/04/2019
On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, passed away peacefully in Christchurch, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved husband of Colleen, much loved father and father-in-law of Gaye (deceased) and Brian Scott, Annette and David Eggelton, and Fiona and Christopher Sharma...
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John Robert BALNEAVES

15/05/2019
(late of Whitcombe and Tombs): On April 15, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 90 years. Brother of Andrew, and Mary (both deceased) and brother-in-law of Margaret, and the late Alec. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at ...
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Norman (Norm) Desmond PARRATT

09/04/2019
On April 9, 2019, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, surrounded by loving family, aged 91 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Mavis, much loved dad and father-in-law of Gail, Bryce and Adrienne, Graham and Jane, treasured papa of D...
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Leslie (Les) Arthur NOLAN

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019, Les passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at home, aged 70 years. Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Sue, loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Brad and Joanne, Shelley and Tim. Adored Poppa of Georgie, Lily; Max, and...
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George William Herbert TAYLOR

27/04/2019
Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his home on April 27, 2019, aged 88 years. Beloved and cherished husband of the late Esther. Honoured and adored father of Jenny and Bruce, Kaye and Kevin, Lorraine and Geoff, Murray (deceased) and J...
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Pamela (Pam) Eileen RICHARDSON

26/04/2019
On April 26, 2019. Much loved mum of Debbie, and Jo, mother-in-law of Mark, and Rob. Adored nana of Sarah, Amy, Jacob, and Oliver, loved daughter of the late Albert and Lillian Richardson. Our sincere thanks to Nurse Maude Hospice. Messages may be ad...
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Iris Spencer LAIRD

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019 at Palm Grove Retirement Village, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Noel, loved mother and mother-in-law of Susan and Les, Stuart and Lockie, and Elizabeth, and a treasured grandmother and great-grandmother.  Special t...
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Clare Theresa McGUIRE

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019, passed away at Middlepark Retirement Village, surrounded by her loving family, aged 84 years. Dearly loved wife of the late James, loved mother and mother-in-law of Erin and Paul, Sean and Colleen, Clare and Francis (both deceased)...
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Marian Patricia ECKER

23/04/2019
On April 23, 2019, peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, aged 64 years. Much loved wife and friend of Andrew, devoted and beloved mother of David, Stephen, and Jeremy, dedicated daughter of the late Clare and Bob Macdonald (Westport), wonderf...
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Jeanette KING

20/04/2019
On April 20, 2019, peacefully and unexpectedly at home, aged 82 years. Loved wife of the late Barry, dearly loved mum and mother-in-law of Pauline, Sue and Tim, and Julie, much loved nana of her nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren, and l...
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Christopher (Chris) Derek HARROP

25/04/2019
On April 25, 2019, passed peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family and friends. With typical Chris determination he gave his all to the end. Adored husband and best friend of Lynne, dearly loved father and father-in-law of James and Lisa, ...
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Marjorie  JACKSON

18/04/2019
On April 18, 2019, peacefully at Somerfield House, aged 93 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Albert, dear friend of Helen and David Matthews. Thank you to the staff of Somerfield House for their love and care of Marjorie. Messages may be addressed...
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Eileen Mary WALLACE

21/04/2019
On April 21, 2019, peacefully at Elmswood Hospital, aged 91 years. Loved wife of the late Dave, loved sister of the late Norma, the late Bert, and June. Loved mother of Russell, Owen, and Malcolm, and loved mother-in-law of Linda, Kay, Gloria, and Rh...
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Margaret Jean GUGLIETTA

21/04/2019
On April 21, 2019, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, in her 80th year, much loved mum and mother in law of Carlo and Hayley, Paolo and Emma, loved daughter of the late Rev. Wilfrid and Barbara Bool, loved sister of Michael, Peter, Philip, and the la...
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Allan Ingram BILBROUGH

21/04/2019
On 21 April, 2019, passed away unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 83 years. Loving husband of the late Beverley, loving father of Geoff, Nicola, and Phil, loving father-in-law of Suzie, Dave, and Louisa, much loved grandad of Tim, Sarah, Liz...
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Bernard Conor WYLLIE

20/04/2019
On April 20, 2019, suddenly at his daughter’s home in Rangiora, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Anne, loved father of Elizabeth, Matthew, Hamish and his wife Jing, loved grandfather (Papa) of Lachlan, Elliot, and Charlotte; Cole, Rhiannon, a...
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Judith Maud EGAN

21/04/2019
On April 21, 2019, passed peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 81 years.  Dearly loved wife of Eugene, loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynne and Brian (Jock), Chris and Jenny, David and Belinda, and Clare and Ravi (Canberra), treasured Granny o...
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Raymond Victor PLATT

21/04/2019
On April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday, Suddenly, aged 73 years. Much loved husband for 50 years to Helen, loved father of Brendan, and Bridget, a loved brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend to many. Never forgotten   Messages may be address...
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Donald Frederick (Don) CAROLAN

19/04/2019
On April 19, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in his 84th year. Beloved husband and life-long best friend of Ngaere, loved and treasured father and father-in-law of Geoff and Jo, Angela and Bruce, Richard and Jo, loved grandfather of Liam, ...
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