Obituaries

Heather Denise FREEMAN

05/09/2019
On September 5 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in her 90th year. Dearly loved wife of Leonard, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Paul, Gary, Gail and Ian, loving nanny of Steven, Simon, and Christopher; Andrew, Michael, Be...
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Ronald (Ron) Francis MANGIN

08/09/2019
(17.02.1929 – 08.09.2019): Ron passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, surrounded by his family.  Dearly loved husband of Betty, loving father and father-in-law of Derelie (Dee) and Les, and Richard and Sarah, much loved granddad of Matthe...
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Merle Emily MILLS

06/09/2019
On September 6, 2019, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, aged 81 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late James Henry Mills, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Susan (deceased), Brent and Mary-Anne, Niki and Donald, and Melissa, loved nana of Just...
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Louise Margaret LIDDELL

08/09/2019
On September 8, 2019, passed away peacefully at Ngaio Marsh Hospital, aged 74 years.  Dearly and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Sharon and Ryan, Rebecca and Gary, and the late Peter, loved granny of Antonia; and Ben, and Ruby, loved sister a...
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Betty Evelyn CHAMBERS

06/09/2019
On September 6, 2019, peacefully at Darfield Hospital, in her 85th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Stanley, loved mother and mother-in-law of John and Leonie, Deborah and John McLachlan, Janie and Ian Baxter, loved Nanny of Annabel and Beau, Wi...
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Linda Jane WALES

06/09/2019
Passed away peacefully at Auckland Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, on 6th September, 2019, aged 61 years. Adored wife of Robin and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Denise Karaka, Shay Karaka and partner Sarah Wheeler, James and Breez...
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Graham George BROWN

01/09/2019
September 1st 2019. Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family by his side, aged 60 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Robyn (nee Gallagher), dearly loved father of Chris, Tyler, Bryan, and Peter, loved father-in-law of C...
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Rosemary Ellen CHAPMAN

05/09/2019
On September 5, 2019, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, aged 91 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Norman, loved mother and mother-in-law of Lindsay, Neroli and Ross, and Iona and Peter, grandma of Angelique, and Aleshia; Melanie, and...
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John (Jack) Patrick CRIMMINS

07/09/2019
On September 9, 2019, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice,  in his 82nd year.  Dearly loved husband of Caroline, much loved father and father-in-law of Ian, and John and Joanne, much loved “Grumpy Granddad” of Jack, Hunter, and Molly.  Loved son...
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Craig Alfred John ROBINSON (Mr Robbie)

29/08/2019
On August 29, 2019, peacefully surrounded by family, aged 58 years. Dearly loved husband of Mary, much loved father of George, Peggy, and Alfie, and their partners Taylor-Jane, and Ryan, and beloved companion Fat Cat. Loved and respected son-in-law o...
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Graham Ritches WEIR

28/08/2019
On August 28, 2019, peacefully at Burlington Village, in his 88th year.  Dearly beloved of Win, devoted father of Leslie, Mark and Heather, and Alison, loved Granpop of Cameron, Ali and James, and Rebekah.  Life member of Tawa and Districts Pipe Ba...
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Alison Marie WEBB

01/09/2019
On September 1, 2019, passed away peacefully at Diana Isaac Special Care Unit, aged 86 years.  Beloved wife of the late Warwick, much loved and wonderful mother and mother-in-law of Diana and Brendon, Philippa and Andrew, and James and Jane, dearly ...
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Laurence Joseph (Laurie) McNABB

02/09/2019
On September 2, 2019, peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved husband of Muriel for 65 years, much loved father and special friend of Christine (deceased), Joycelyn and Lindsay, and Sandra, proud and loving ...
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Winnifred Leslie May WEIR

04/09/2019
On September 4, 2019, peacefully at Burlington Village, in her 86th year.  Dearly beloved of the late Graham, devoted mother of Leslie, Mark and Heather, and Alison, loved Gran of Cameron, Ali and James, and Rebekah.  Many thanks to the staff of Go...
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Michael (Mike) FORREST

29/08/2019
Left us peacefully on Thursday, 29th August 2019, aged 75 years. Reunited in eternity with his wife Andrea, daughter Natasha, and other loved ones who have gone on ahead. Loving father and father-in-law to Lisa and Daniel, Chris and Hannah, Stephen a...
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Donald Russell AICKIN

29/08/2019
 (Emeritus Professor Dr Donald Russell Aickin MB ChB(NZ) MD(Melb) DipObst(Otago), FRCOG FRNZCOG FRCSEd FRACS Obstetrics and Gynaecology). On August 29, 2019, died peacefully at home, aged 84 years. Much loved husband of the late Jeanette Aickin, dea...
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Natalie Helen McARTHUR

23/08/2019
Passed away peacefully in her sleep at The Oaks Rest Home, on Friday, August 23, 2019, in her 95th year.  Formerly of Whitecliffs, and latterly at home in Kauri Lodge Rest Home.  Much loved wife of the late Gavin, dearly loved mother and mother-in-...
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Ian Thomas McDONALD

31/08/2019
Passed away at home on August 31st, 2019, at Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village, aged 93 years. Beloved husband of the late Virginia, much loved father and father-in-law of Duncan and Linda, John (deceased) and Juliet, Miranda and Oran, loved grandfather...
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Glen John WOOLFE

31/08/2019
Sadly passed away at Nurse Maude Hospital on Saturday, August 31st, 2019 aged 62 years. Dearly loved dad of Aaron, and the late Natasha, granddad of Jorjia, Jayden, Josh, Jack, and Cleo, much loved brother of Tony, loved father-in-law of Chris, and K...
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Christopher (Chris) Lawrence HILL

01/09/2019
On September 1, 2019, at Anthony Wilding Hospital, aged 62 years. Beloved husband and soulmate of Christina, much loved father of Jamie, and Louise, proud grandad of Lila, and a loved brother, brother-in-law, cousin, and friend. Special thanks to the...
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