Obituaries

Janet Frances SWANSON

22/11/2019
On November 22, 2019, Janet passed away with family at her side in Christchurch Hospital, aged 73 years.  Dearly loved wife of John, much loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Rachel and Mark Westaway, Andrea and Marty, Miriam and Abi, pro...
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Gerald EDE

23/11/2019
On November 23, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in his 90th year.  Dearly loved husband of the late Alison Ede (nee Patterson), much loved father and father-in-law of Graeme and Sue, Donald and Trina, and Robyn, loved and cherished grandd...
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Kenneth (Ken) Michael HYDE

17/11/2019
On November 17, 2019, peacefully at Diana Isaac Hospital, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved husband of Olwyn (nee Dalley) for seven years, and husband of the late Brenda for 52 years, loved father and father-in-law of Judith and Nigel (UK), and Paula and...
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Mark Ralph DYSON

20/11/2019
On November 20, 2019, passed away unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 44 years.  Dearly loved husband of Teena, very much loved father of Courtney, Britney, and Angus, loved son of Ralph and Mary (deceased), loved brother and brother-in-law ...
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Marie Joan SLATTERY

21/11/2019
On November 21, 2019, at Parklands Hospital, aged 83 years.  Dearly beloved wife of the late Bryan, cherished mother of Joanne, Sherryn, Mark, Kevin and Karyn, and a much loved grandmother and great-grandmother.  Special thanks to the staff at Naza...
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Lewis William AIREY

23/11/2019
On November 23, 2019, passed away unexpectedly at home, aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann, devoted dad to Carolyn and John, father-in-law of Avon, and Charlotte, proud grandad of Ashleigh, and Jack; Annie, and Max, loving brother of Joan. Me...
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Donald Ross ALLEN

16/11/2019
On November 16, 2019, passed away peacefully at George Manning Lifecare, after a short illness, aged 72 years.  Dearly loved husband of Margaret, loved father and father-in-law of Stewart and Paulette, Claire and the late Pieter, Nick and Kelly, lov...
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Shirley Margaret DODGE

19/11/2019
On November 19, 2019, peacefully at home, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Charles (Chas), much loved mother of Brian (deceased), Colin, Keith, Julia, and Barry (deceased), and loved mother-in-law of Esther, loved nana of Cherie; Jerome, ...
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Walter (‘Prof’) Clive CLARK

21/11/2019
Professor Emeritus: On Thursday, November 21, 2019, peacefully with his family at his side, in his 93rd year.  Much loved husband of Clover, and the late Gwenda.  Much loved father of Dick, Sue, Kirsty, Antony and Natalie, grandfather of Kate, Matt...
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Jessie Elizabeth KIBBLEWHITE

16/11/2019
Passed away peacefully in the early morning of Saturday, 16th November, 2019, aged 96 years. Respected former wife of the late Keith, mother and mother-in-law of David and Gail, Hamish, and the late Caroline, grandmother of Christopher and Mel, Timot...
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Margaret Jane SYKES

17/11/2019
On November 17, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, with her family present, in her 77th year.  Devoted and dearly loved wife of Andrew, caring and supportive mum of Jane, and Edwin. Much loved grandmother of Harry, and James; and Andie.  Ma...
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Belinda Anne BLACK

16/11/2019
Peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital on Saturday, 16th November 2019, aged 82 years. Much loved wife of William (Bill) Black, and of the late Tim Lawrence, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Beck and Henry Bell, Alastair (At) and Sue Lawrence, an...
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Donald Sutherland GUNN

16/11/2019
On Saturday, November 16, 2019, peacefully at home, aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband and companion of the late Janet, much loved father of Jane, and the late Angela and Charles. Warmly loved brother of the late Graham and Rob, and brother-in-law o...
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Philippa (Phil) Mary PATERSON

17/11/2019
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, on November 17, 2019, at McDonald Downs, Hawarden, aged 78 years.  Dearly loved wife of Bill for 51 years, treasured and loving mother and mother-in-law of Belinda and Luca, Liz and Wayne, Kate and Cr...
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Peter CULLEN

16/11/2019
On November 16, 2019, peacefully at Darfield Hospital, aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband of Janet, much loved father and father-in-law of Bruce and Stephanie, Gordon and Yvette, Heather and Mark Boomer, treasured grandad of Emily, Cameron; Grayson,...
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Judy Gwendolyn Elizabeth PALMER

15/11/2019
On Friday, November 15, 2019, passed away peacefully at Burwood Hospital, aged 83 years. Much loved wife and best friend of Keith, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Nigel and Chantal, and the late Stephanie, loved grandma of Ashleigh, and Kady...
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Noeline Deann ALSTON

17/11/2019
On November 17, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 75 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Bob, much loved and cherished mother of Robert, Ruth, Sean, and Kate, and adored  nana of Riley, loved step-mother of Paul, Sharon (deceased), ...
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Barbara Scott CALLAWAY

05/11/2019
On November 5, 2019, passed away peacefully at Elmswood Hospital, in her 95th year.  Dearly and much loved wife of the late Jack, loving mother and mother-in-law of Stewart and Belinda, Scott and Lenin, loved ‘Barb’ of Thomas and Georgina, Frase...
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Frederick John (John) FORD

08/11/2019
Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, Friday, on November 8, 2019, in his 94th year.  Son of the late Reginald and Olive Ford (Nelson), brother of the Rev. Rex Ford and brother-in-law of Dorothy, brother of the late Selwyn and Jean, and u...
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Francis (Frank) Enwood PASCOE

13/11/2019
On November 13, 2019, peacefully with family at his side.  Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Fiona and Roger, Phillip and Leanne, Geoff and Nicola, loved Grand-Pop of Lucy, Harry; Rhiannon, Aidan, Katie, Emily, Sophie; and Hayley.  Special t...
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