Obituaries

Henry (Harry) Clement HIGGS

22/01/2019
Passed away on January, 22, 2019, surrounded by his children, in his 87th year.  Much loved husband of the late Myra, dearly loved dad and father-in-law of Clem; Janice and Kevin; Shayne and Debra; Linda and Kevin; Donna; Sheryl and Alistair, cheris...
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Ali’imuamua (Big Joe) Faafoi’ita MULITALO

20/01/2019
On January 20, 2019, passed away at home surrounded by his family, aged 60 years. Dearly loved husband of Diane, loved father and father-in-law of Sina and Richard, Joseph, Vanessa and Reihana, and Katrina, treasured Papa of Dayton. Loved son, brothe...
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Philip (Phil) Brian MORRELL, (DODD)

20/01/2019
Phil passed away peacefully at home on January 20, 2019, aged 71 years, dearly loved husband of Shirley, much loved father of Mark, a loving father-in-law of Anneka, and proud grandpa of River, Ziony, and Thea; Loved brother to Denise and brother-in-...
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Graeme Euan Harry SANDFORD

Suddenly at home, aged 87 years, dearly loved husband for 65 years of Vanessa, loved father and father-in-law of Barbara and David, grandfather of Phil and Liza, Mike and Briley, Chris and Steph, and great-grandfather of James.  Messages may be addr...
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James (Jim) Richard MEEK

18/01/2019
Passed away peacefully on 18 January 2019, at Nurse Maude Hospice, Christchurch, with loving family by his side, aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Raewyn, together for over 55 years, loving father and father-in-law of Richard and...
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Anne GIBSON

20/01/2019
On January 20, 2019, slipped away peacefully at home, in her 87th year.  Loved wife of the late Rob, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Sue and Richard Robson, Bill (deceased) and Selina Gibson, Mary and John Davie, ‘Grannie Annie’ of Sara...
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Ronald (Ronnie, Toddy) TODD

16/01/2019
On January 16, 2019, peacefully surrounded by his loving family in ICU Christchurch Hospital, aged 72 years. Loved third son of the late Reynard and Majorie Todd, loved brother and brother-in-law of Bill and Adrienne, John and Alicia, Carol Goodwin, ...
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Ross Graham WEIR

17/01/2019
On January 17, 2019, Ross died in his sleep while on holiday at Akaroa, aged 76 years.  Dearly loved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather of Denise, Andrew, Stephen, Julian and families.  Messages may be addressed to The Family of the...
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Ngita Elizabeth  SHARPE

15/01/2019
On January 15, 2019, passed away peacefully at Adriel Rest Home, Amberley, aged 96 years.  Much loved daughter of the late Catherine and Ian Sharpe, loved sister of Mollie, and the late Margaret, and Gordon, loved sister-in-law of Yvonne and Franz, ...
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Toby Max ROBINS

09/01/2019
03/06/2008 - 09/01/2019 Toby passed away peacefully in his mum and dad’s arms after a yearlong battle with cancer.  Precious son of Ben and Carolyn, adored older brother of Felix and Oliver, treasured grandson of Margaret and Terry Whittington,...
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Daphne WISKER

15/01/2019
Born in Dunedin on February 14, 1939. Passed away peacefully in Christchurch, surrounded by her loving family, on January 15, 2019. Much loved wife of John, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Glenn and Nicki, Kathryn and Iain Brown, Richard and...
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Patrick (Pat) SCOTT

14/01/2019
On January 14, 2019, suddenly and unexpectedly at home, aged 72 years.  Dearly loved husband of Jenny, much loved father of Emma, and James.  Loving and caring brother and brother-in-law of Guy and Helen, Jane and Michael, Tim and Kathriona, and lo...
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Brooklyn Turia TAYLOR

13/01/2019
On January 13, 2019, as the result of a tragic accident. Loved son of Lynley and the late Wayne, brother of Dallas, Marcus, Tenica, Paige, and Maddison, and loved by his extended whanau. The Funeral Service for Brooklyn will be held in our AvonPark C...
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Stacey Marika DOORNENBAL

15/01/2019
On January 15, 2019, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice surrounded by her loving family, aged 45 years.  Dearly loved partner of Tim Hollobon for 19 years.  Treasured and sparkling daughter  of Dirk and Margaret, devoted and irreplaceable sister of...
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Graeme Desmond PHILLIPS

11/01/2019
Died peacefully on January 11, 2019, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann, much loved father and father-in-law of Helen and Warwick Simons, Alison and the late Gerald Whitla, Heather and Richard Blakeborough. Loved Grandad of Brad and Rebecca, ...
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Maree HOWLAND

13/01/2019
On January 13, 2019 at Christchurch Hospital, aged 92 years. At home with the Lord. 1 Thessalonians Chapter 4, verses 13-18 Much loved wife of Lloyd, much loved mum and mother-in-law of David and Ann, Merlene (deceased) and Ian, Karen and Da...
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Nicki BALL

12/01/2019
On January 12, 2019, passed away at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by her family, aged 53 years. Best mate and wife of Craig, loved mother and biggest supporter of Jayden, and Kieran, loved daughter of Annette and the late Trevor Whall, loved sist...
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Barbara June HUGHES

11/01/2019
On January 11, 2019, peacefully at Rose Court Rest Home.  Dearly loved eldest daughter of the late Joy and N.J. (Bill) Hughes (formerly of Hokitika), loved sister and sister-in-law of Joy and Gerry Ballantine, Bill and Fidelma Hughes, and the late P...
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Glenna TEAGUE

09/01/2019
On January 9, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 87 years, loving wife of Laurie, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynell and Stu Harris, and Ricki-Lee Teague; loved nana of Matthew and Mel, Blair and Kerry; loved great- nana of Ch...
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Thomas (Tom) Edward SKILLING

05/01/2019
Died peacefully at Timaru Hospital, on January 5, 2019, aged 82 years.  Gone to join his beloved ‘Boss’ Robyn.  Will be sadly missed by his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, and his extended family.  Messages may be addressed t...
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