Obituaries

Karen Lilian BARNETT

29/10/2019
With sad hearts, we acknowledge the passing of Karen in Christchurch, on October 29, 2019, aged 76 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Jim, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Anita and Steven Hawker, Kristine Barnett-Watson and Paul Watson, and ...
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Olwyn May WARE

01/11/2019
On November 1, 2019, Olwyn passed away peacefully at Anthony Wilding Retirement Village, aged 93 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Gerald Ware, loved mother and mother-in-law of Julie; Stuart and Jill; Jill and Len; loved “Nanny” of Kate, Ben;...
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Carol Mavis CROMBIE

01/11/2019
Our darling mother slipped away from us early Friday morning at Anthony Wilding surrounded by family.  Carol, aged 87 years , was the adored wife of the late Allan, dearly loved ‘Mumsie’ of Robyn, Elizabeth, and Rachael, mother-in-law of Philip,...
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Edmund (Eddie) Caldecott OVEREND

01/11/2019
Passed away peacefully at Thorrington Village Resthome on Friday, November 1st, 2019, aged 88 years. Much loved husband, step-dad, father, and grandfather. Messages may be addressed to the Family of the late Eddie Overend, PO Box 39001, Christchurch ...
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Margaret (Marg) Josephine KILKELLY

30/10/2019
On October 30, 2019, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice.  Loving partner of Simon, much loved mum of Shannon and Gareth, Chris and Dahlia, beloved nan of Cormac, Angus; Sam, and Fraser.  Loving daughter of the late Bill and Vera, loved s...
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Samuel (Sam) Whiteford PILBROW

31/10/2019
Reg. No. 9/408612 Gunner, Royal Regiment of NZ Artillery, 2nd NZ Expeditionary Force, NZ Army, WW2. On October 31, 2019, passed away peacefully at Anthony Wilding Hospital, in his 101st year.  Loved husband of late Teresa, “sweet” caring fath...
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Selby Robert SMITH

31/10/2019
Passed away at his home on Thursday 31 October, 2019, aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband of his devoted wife Lorraine; cherished father and mentor of his daughters Penny, and Julia, and their partners AD, and Bruce; and adored granddad of Alexandra,...
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Loas Esme RUSKE

30/10/2019
On October 30, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 88 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Stan, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Shirley and John Mercer, David and Trudy; treasured grandma of Emily and Matt, Nicola and Adam; Michel...
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Peter John HOPE

29/10/2019
On October 29, 2019, peacefully at Bainswood on Victoria, Rangiora, aged 89 years.  Beloved husband of the late Joanne, much loved father and father-in-law of Daniel and Rosie, Sara and Garry Neill, and Diana and Richard Bullen, loved grandfather of...
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Candace Mary CALDER

28/10/2019
On October 28, 2019 passed away at home surrounded by her family. Loving and supportive wife of Alan, cherished mum of Cath, and Em, mother-in-law of Brett, adored Noona of Calder, and Beau, loved sister and sister-in-law of Stephen and Robyn Matheso...
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Jeffrey JONES

28/10/2019
On October 28, 2019, passed away peacefully at home, aged 85 years.  Dearly loved husband of Marie for 62 years, loved father and father-in-law of Wayne and Joanne, Jenny, Graeme and Martina, beloved granddad of Rebecca, Kym, and Mark; Sam, Kelly, a...
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Gerald Warrad ALEXANDER

26/10/2019
On October 26, 2019, aged 87 years. Husband of the late Helen, retired solicitor, and racing car enthusiast. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Gerald Alexander, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. The service for Gerald at his dire...
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Rosemary (Annie) Anne EDMOND

23/10/2019
Passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital on Tuesday 23rd October 2019, aged 80 years. Much loved wife of the late Leatham; cherished mother and mother-in-law of Neil and Monique, Ian and Nora, and Genevieve; grandmother of Reid, Nadia, Dominic,...
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Elizabeth STEVENSON

22/10/2019
On October 22, 2019, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, aged 85 years. Dearly loved sister and sister-in-law of John (deceased), and Valerie and Murray Freeman, and a loved aunt of David, and Lynette. Special thanks to the staff at Ngaio M...
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John William STEVENSON

21/10/2019
On October 21, 2019, peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, aged 84 years. Dearly loved brother and brother-in-law of Elizabeth (deceased), and Valerie and Murray Freeman, and a loved uncle of David, and Lynette. Special thanks to the staff at...
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Gladys Ann HAWKER

24/10/2019
Passed away on October 24, 2019.  Much loved wife of the late Bruce, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Debra and David Smith, Kay and Jeff Harriman, Steven and Anita Hawker, and Tony and Sue Hawker.  Treasured nana of Jeremy, Claire, Ellen, an...
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Barbara (Barb) Anne GUTRY

22/10/2019
Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 22, 2019,aged 72 years. Loved wife of Dave, fantastic and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Jo and Mike Downs, Jacqui and Richard Past, and Robert and Jane Gutry, a much loved sister of John Mack...
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Ian George SOUTH

21/10/2019
SOUTH, Ian George: (of Canterbury) On October 21, 2019, peacefully at Charles Upham Resthome, Rangiora, aged 90 years.  Dearly loved husband of Elsie South, dearly loved father of Gavin, Karyn, and Warren, and father in-law of Andrea. Much loved gra...
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Berwyn Amy ODERING

24/10/2019
It is with great sadness that our beautiful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother GEM passed away on October 24, 2019, in her 92nd year. Mum taught us great spiritual values of faith, hope and love by her example. She dedicated her life to her ad...
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Leonard (Len) (QFSM) Sydney CORNER

20/10/2019
Passed away peacefully on 20th October 2019 at Parklands Hospital, aged 94 years. Loved husband of the late Joy, loved father and father-in-law of Marie and Mike Wall, and Len; loving pop of Hayley and Matt; Jenn, Andrew and Sarah, proud great-pop of...
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