Obituaries

David Dennison McGiffert

09/02/2021
On February 9, 2021, passed away peacefully in the care of Karadean Court Ultimate Care, Oxford, in his 96th year. Dearly loved husband of Liz, loved father and father-in-law of Mary and Cam Wiering, loved old grandad of Hamish, Joshua, and Nicolas, ...
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Janet (Jenny) Anne TAYLOR

10/02/2021
It is with great sadness that Jenny’s family announce her death on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at The Russley Village, Christchurch. Jenny was Richard’s (Dick’s) wife for 59 years, the dearly loved mother of Lynne, and Jeffrey, and the respect...
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Ivor Lindsay PICKERING

10/02/2021
Passed away peacefully at Summerset at Wigram, on Wednesday 10 February, 2021, aged 92 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann and the late Rita. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Angela and Rob Walker, Jan Pickering and Peter Casey, Jeffery and Ba...
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Lorna Mae BELWORTHY

10/02/2021
On February 10, 2021, peacefully at WesleyCare, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Ray, loved mother and mother-in-law of Graeme and Phyllis, Margaret and Allen, and Brian and Alison, a treasured grandmother and great-grandmother.  Speci...
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Glennis Eileen HANSEN

06/02/2021
On February 6, 2021, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family members at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 75 years. Beloved wife of Max, dearest mother and mother-in-law of Melanie, Vaughan and Aimee, and Richard and Lori, loved step-mother of Chris and...
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David Gordon Nash BLAKELY

21/01/2021
(of Hanmer Springs, formerly Patearoa, Central Otago): Died peacefully on Thursday 21st , January, 2021 at the Karadean Court Rest Home, Oxford. Dearly loved father of Roger, and the late Mark, father-in-law of Leslie, much loved Poppa of Sarah, and ...
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Ivan Laurence HATHERLEY

04/02/2021
Passed away peacefully in Christchurch, on February 4, 2021, aged 74 years. Dearly loved and adored husband of the late Christine, loved by his children Amanda (Ashburton), Maria (Melbourne), Samuel (Melbourne), and Joseph, adored by his grandchildre...
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Helen Frances HURN

12/12/2020
On December 12, 2020, peacefully in her 77th year. Dearly loved sister of the late Peter, and sister-in-law of the late Suzanne Hurn. Treasured aunty of Ellery, Marina, and Radford. Much loved cousin of Ken, and Marie, and an adored great-aunt. Fo...
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Robert (Bob) James FISHER

05/02/2021
(Harewood and Russley Golf Clubs and Bowls Papanui). On February 5, 2021. Darling husband of Nan for 60 years. Loved Dad of Dawn and Paul Rodwell, Angela and Gary Bowick, Michelle and Justin Thyne. Dearly loved Papa of Mitchell and Sophie; Connor and...
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Harmen (Harry) Jan MOOT

03/02/2021
9 March 1931 – 3 February 2021.  It is with great sadness we announce that Harmen passed suddenly while in respite care at Middlepark Rest Home.  He will be sorely missed by his loving and devoted wife of 67 years, Antje (Annie), his family Tony,...
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Gorrie Tamehana Karira COE

06/02/2021
On February 6, 2021 peacefully at home with his family, dearly loved husband of Clare, much loved father of Jade, loved son of Tina and the late Willie, loved son-in-law of Bruce and Susan Richards, loved brother and brother-in-law to Tane and Michel...
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Melva Frances BOYES

04/02/2021
On February 4, 2021, peacefully at Russley Village, aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Darren and Paula, Nigel and Angela, Phillip and Kathryn, and loved grandma of Emma. Special thanks to the ...
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Darren John SIMPSON-LEES

Suddenly, aged 50 years.  Much loved adopted son of Ed and Jenny Simpson, loved brother of Matt, David and Andrew, sister Joanna, and brother Eddie (deceased).   Loved son of Margaret and Wayne Lees, and loved brother of Greer and Inez. Kia mau...
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Frances (Jill) Jillian McKELLAR

28/01/2021
On January 28, 2021, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 85 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Ian, and friend of the late George, loved mother and mother-in-law of Kate and Neil, Andrew and Mands, Johnny and Lisa, and Rob and Rose, much love...
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Allan John SCAMMELL

03/02/2021
On February 3, 2021, passed away peacefully at home, aged 79 years.  Loved husband of Pam, loved father of Graham, Paul, and Sarah, and a loving grandfather to Phillip, Kelly, Jude, Iris and Finn. Will be greatly missed by all his family and friends...
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John (Morety) James MORETON

04/02/2021
On February 4, 2021, Morety tragically passed away as the result of an accident. Dearly loved husband of Lisa, much loved father of Nikita, Tarah, Kayla, Robert, Jessaka, Amanda (deceased), Shania, and Matthew, an adored grandfather of his many grand...
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Beverley (Bev) Jean PLATT

30/01/2021
On Saturday, 30 January, 2021, peacefully at Anthony Wilding, in her 82nd year. Adored wife of the late Jim, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Alexandra and Steve, Sarah (deceased) and Ben, Andrew and Lisa, Blair and Bridgette, Briony and Jon, R...
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Patricia (Pat) Olive SNOOK

30/01/2021
On January 30, 2021, passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family at Christchurch Hospital. Much loved wife of Ken, loving mother and mother-in-law of Kevin and Liz, Gary, Graham and Theresa, loved nana of Nick, Max, and James, and a loved grea...
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Adrienne Margaret BOGREN

30/01/2021
On January 30, 2021, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones at Nurse Maude Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Anton, much loved and adored mother of Karl, and Dean, loved mother-in-law of Kristy and Linley, adored Grandma of Madeline, an...
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Brian Thomas DOWLING

29/01/2021
Peacefully, with family, on 29 January 2021, aged 86 years. Loving son of the late John and Irene Dowling. Beloved husband and best friend of the late Nan. Loving and admired father of Juliet, Jonathan, Peter and Anna, and father-in-law of Andrew Don...
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