Obituaries

Phyllis Evelyn FREEMANTLE

27/03/2019
On March 27, 2019, surrounded by family, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved Mum and mother-in-law of Stephen and Caroline, Sandra and Allen, and the late Ashley, forever loving Nan/Nanny of Carl, Kelly, Amanda, Kevin, Natasha, Paul, Ellie, Gavin, Phyllipa...
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Bruce Francis PARKER

It is with sadness that Bruce passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, aged 77 years. Devoted husband and best friend of Jan for 53 years, dearly loved and especially treasured Dad of Catherine and very much loved Dad-in-law and mate to Wayne, lo...
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Barbara MITCHELL

23/04/2019
On April 23, 2019 at home, aged 78 years. Cherished wife and best friend of Tony for 53 years, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Mair, Andrew and Heidi, Cameron and Julie; much loved granny of Molly, Tom, Evie, Jake; Jessica, Alice...
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Dorothy May BROWN

24/03/2019
(neé Henriksen) (ex RNZ-WAAF) (Formerly of Totara Valley, South Canterbury, and Redwood, Christchurch): At Christchurch on March 24, 2019, in her 97th year, in the care of her loving family. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Jeff and Louise, ...
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Herbert Claude (Bert) ARCHBOLD

25/03/2019
On March 25, 2019, succumbed to his battle with cancer, at home surrounded by his loving family, aged 84 years.  Loved eldest son of the late Herbert and Patricia Archbold, devoted and loving husband of the late Geraldine, loving and supportive fath...
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Arthur George (Rocky) ROTCHFORT

25/03/2019
Rocky is finally at peace after he passed away on March 25, 2019, with family and friends by his side, aged 82 years. Loved husband of the late Rosie, treasured Dad of Nicci, Barry, and Wendy (Krystal), grandad of Chanelle, and Angel, and a friend to...
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Robin Garth SECKER

24/03/2019
On March 24, 2019, passed away peacefully at Cashmere View Hospital, in his 88th year.  Dearly loved husband of Margaret (deceased), and Shirley, much loved father and father-in-law of Wendy and Dennis (deceased), Beth and Ray, Sharon (deceased), De...
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June Violet PREDDY

25/03/2019
On March 25, 2019, unexpectedly at her home, aged 84 years.  Loving wife of the late James (Jim), devoted mother and mother-in-law of Lynette and Bob, Carolyn and Kevin, Brian and Rosemary, Michael and Dorothy, Philip and Jucelia, and Chris,  and a...
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Virginia (Ginny) Anne FERGUSON

Sadly, Ginny died unexpectedly at home, aged 69 years.  Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Kirsty and Dominic, Paul and Sarah, and loved Mormor of Emma, and Tim, and nana of Carys.  Loved sister of Donald, Peter, and Paul, and loved partner o...
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Judith Chalmers SMITH

23/03/2019
Judith passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 23 at Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, in her 89th year. Loved wife of Malcolm for 67 years, loved mother and mother-in-law of Philippa and Mark, Adrienne and Chrys, Paula and Martin, Julia and Tim. Lov...
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Catherine (Jean) Jean HARRIS

22/03/2019
Passed away peacefully at home with all her family at her side, on March 22, 2019, aged 80 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Bill Harris. Loved mother and mother-in-law of the late Bill Harris Jnr, Joss, Glenn, Brent and Wendy, Christina and Alan....
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Margaret Elizabeth BENNIE

24/03/2019
(of Christchurch and Ranfurly), (nee McNamara of Waikaka): Peacefully on March 24, 2019.  Dearly loved wife of Murray, loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan and Annemarie, Peter and Tracey, Carol and Rob.  Cherished Grandma (Mahlea) of Josh, Harry...
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Michael William John STINTON

17/03/2019
On March 17, 2019. Dearly loved husband of Lorraine, loved step-dad to Jennine and Mike, and Rochelle, adored Popa Mike to Rose, and May, brother and brother-in-law to Lyn and the late Will, Bill and Pam, Maureen and Chris, Diane and Rod, Greg and Ke...
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Melva June PRATTLEY

21/03/2019
On March 21, 2019, peacefully at Cashmere View Hospital, surrounded by family, aged 80 years.  Dearly loved wife of Geoff for 60 years, and loved Mum and mother-in-law of Adrianne and Rod, Stephen and Linda, Kathy and Bryan, loving grandma of Jessic...
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Janice May DAWSON

22/03/2019
Formerly Greenem: Passed away peacefully after a short illness, at Bethesda Hospital on March 22, 2019, aged 80 years. Dearly loved wife of Eric and the late James, loved mother of Tom, David (deceased), Kevin, Shane, Glenn and their wives, proud Nan...
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Barbara GRANT

20/03/2019
On March 20, 2019, passed away peacefully at Merivale Retirement Village, in her 90th year.  Loved and adored wife of the late Peter for 58 years.  Dearly loved sister of the late Mary Roberts, Bill MacLean, and Janice MacLean, dearly loved, respec...
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Anthony (Tony) DUTTON

21/03/2019
On March 21, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Dearly beloved husband and soul mate of Pat, loved father of Michael, and the late Steven, the late Samantha, and Jonathon.  Dearly loved granddad of all his grandchildren.  Messag...
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Mary Janet SMART

22/03/2019
On 22nd March, 2019, peacefully passed away, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Lewis Smart, mother and mother-in-law of Leslie and Fiona, Andrew and Susan, and Elizabeth and Warren, grandmother and great-grandmother. Special thanks to Kaia...
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Hector Noel MOSLEY

18/03/2019
(Reg. No. 452396 RNZE). It is with great sadness the family advise the passing of Hec, on March 18, 2019, peacefully in his sleep at Burwood Hospital, in his 97th year.  Loved husband of the late Muriel, much loved father and father-in-law of Neil a...
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Lesley Rosina WATSON

17/03/2019
On March 17, 2019, passed away at The Oaks Rest Home, Christchurch, in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife and best friend of the late Graeme, very much loved mother and mother-in-law of Dave and Lynda, Brenda and Brian McIndoe, loving grandmother of Na...
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