Obituaries

John (Jack) Russell HOCKLEY

08/05/2019
Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, on May 8, 2019, aged 86 years.  Dearly loved husband of Ann, and the late Eileen Pratt, dearly loved father of Susan, John, and Gary, father-in-law of Lee, and loved grandfather of Anna, and Ross, gre...
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Brian Leslie CANDY

25/04/2019
(11.12.1943-25.04.2019): On April 25, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital with family by his side. Dearly loved husband of Raelene, ‘GR8 DAD’ of Rhonda, Dean, Sharlene, Scott, Rebecca and Sam Hubbard, and Dianne. Also father of ...
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Josephine Marion (Jo) SMITH

06/05/2019
On May 6, 2019, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 96 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Brun, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Barbara and Geoff, Geoff and Mary, and Keith (deceased) and Lyn, loved grandmother of Michael, Richard; R...
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Barry Frank WRIGHT

06/05/2019
After a long struggle, passed peacefully on May 6, 2019 at Anthony Wilding Hospital, with his loving family beside him, aged 74 years. Cherished husband of Alison for 52 years, much loved father and father-in-law of Grant, David and Bridget, Simon an...
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Dennis Joseph FRAMPTON

06/05/2019
On May 6, 2019 peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 73 years, dearly loved husband of Marilou (Lodie), much loved father and father-in-law of Brent and Teresa, Tania, Lisa and James, and the late Sonia, much loved grandad to his grandchildren an...
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Kerry Andrew HARLAND

04/05/2019
Aged 70 years. On May 4, 2019, passed away suddenly following his passion of Duck Shooting. Dearly loved and devoted husband of Lynda, loved father and father-in-law of Glenn, Andrea and Andrew, Vanessa and Darren, adored Pa of Nicola, and Ryan; Dani...
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Reginald (Reg) Samuel TIZZARD

03/05/2019
On May 3, 2019 peacefully at Anthony Wilding Hospital, aged 95 years. At Home with the Lord He loved. Loved son of the late Samuel and Eva, brother of the late Eileen Andrew, uncle of Marta and Alister Andrew, Mirrilay and Russell Andrew (deceased), ...
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Eric Arthur DAVIDSON

04/05/2019
On May 4, 2019, peacefully at Burwood Hospital,  in his 94th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Fay, loved father of Jane (Waikouaiti), and Peter Davidson, loved father-in-law of Mary, cherished grandfather of Julia Driessens , and Brian Driesse...
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Edward Tennent NICOLL

04/05/2019
Peacefully on May 4, 2019. Loved husband of the late Helen, father and father-in-law of Anna and D’Arcy, Lucy and John, Jenny, Pa of Georgie and Ben, Henry, Anna, Kate, and Bridget. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Edward Nicoll,...
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John Francis GOODWIN

05/05/2019
(Reg. No. 665921, Pvte, 6NZAGH J Force, WW2) – On May 5, 2019, aged 92 years, peacefully at WesleyCare, Papanui. Loved husband of the late Ruth Mary. Much loved father and father-in-law of Christine, Diane, Rose, Kevin, Lorraine (deceased), John, J...
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Royce John PATERSON

30/04/2019
On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, passed away peacefully in Christchurch, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved husband of Colleen, much loved father and father-in-law of Gaye (deceased) and Brian Scott, Annette and David Eggelton, and Fiona and Christopher Sharma...
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John Robert BALNEAVES

15/05/2019
(late of Whitcombe and Tombs): On April 15, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 90 years. Brother of Andrew, and Mary (both deceased) and brother-in-law of Margaret, and the late Alec. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at ...
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Norman (Norm) Desmond PARRATT

09/04/2019
On April 9, 2019, passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, surrounded by loving family, aged 91 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Mavis, much loved dad and father-in-law of Gail, Bryce and Adrienne, Graham and Jane, treasured papa of D...
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Leslie (Les) Arthur NOLAN

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019, Les passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at home, aged 70 years. Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Sue, loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Brad and Joanne, Shelley and Tim. Adored Poppa of Georgie, Lily; Max, and...
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George William Herbert TAYLOR

27/04/2019
Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his home on April 27, 2019, aged 88 years. Beloved and cherished husband of the late Esther. Honoured and adored father of Jenny and Bruce, Kaye and Kevin, Lorraine and Geoff, Murray (deceased) and J...
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Pamela (Pam) Eileen RICHARDSON

26/04/2019
On April 26, 2019. Much loved mum of Debbie, and Jo, mother-in-law of Mark, and Rob. Adored nana of Sarah, Amy, Jacob, and Oliver, loved daughter of the late Albert and Lillian Richardson. Our sincere thanks to Nurse Maude Hospice. Messages may be ad...
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Iris Spencer LAIRD

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019 at Palm Grove Retirement Village, aged 88 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Noel, loved mother and mother-in-law of Susan and Les, Stuart and Lockie, and Elizabeth, and a treasured grandmother and great-grandmother.  Special t...
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Clare Theresa McGUIRE

27/04/2019
On April 27, 2019, passed away at Middlepark Retirement Village, surrounded by her loving family, aged 84 years. Dearly loved wife of the late James, loved mother and mother-in-law of Erin and Paul, Sean and Colleen, Clare and Francis (both deceased)...
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Marian Patricia ECKER

23/04/2019
On April 23, 2019, peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, aged 64 years. Much loved wife and friend of Andrew, devoted and beloved mother of David, Stephen, and Jeremy, dedicated daughter of the late Clare and Bob Macdonald (Westport), wonderf...
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Jeanette KING

20/04/2019
On April 20, 2019, peacefully and unexpectedly at home, aged 82 years. Loved wife of the late Barry, dearly loved mum and mother-in-law of Pauline, Sue and Tim, and Julie, much loved nana of her nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren, and l...
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