Obituaries

Shirley Thomas Wilson

19/11/2016
On November 19, 2016, peacefully at Diana Isaac Retirement Village, aged 98 years.  Dearly loved husband of the late Lorna, loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Denis and the late Annette, Graeme and Juanita, and Kathryn. Much loved grand...
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Gaynor Marie Brown

19/11/2016
Peacefully with family. Much loved wife of the late Tony, loved mother and mother-in-law of Amanda and Blair, Rebecca and Andrew, Melissa and Martin, and Miranda and Rob, nana of Nico; Ella, and Ned; and Jack, loved sister and sister-in-law of Carol ...
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Harry James BOWLEY

17/11/2016
On November 17, 2016, peacefully in his sleep, aged 72 years.  Much loved father and father-in-law of Tiffany, Fletcher and Angela, beloved partner of the late Susie Chaytor, loved brother of Sharon (deceased), Rodger, John and Toni, and dearly love...
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Neil Leslie DUNN

21/11/2016
On November 21, 2016, at home in Christchurch, after a long illness, aged 76 years. Much loved husband of the late Mae, dad of Brian, and Jackie, father-in-law of Dianne; and much loved grandpa of Anna, and Matthew. “Forever in our hearts.’’...
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June Margaret KING

22/11/2016
1926–2016: On November 22, 2016, unexpectedly, at Elmswood Rest Home, Christchurch, in her 91st year.  Devoted and cherished wife of the late Laurie Dew, and wife of the late Frank King, adored and much loved mother of Loretta, Dianne, and Phillip...
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Kirk Pretyman HAYES

21/11/2016
On November 21, 2016, at Avonlea, Christchurch, aged 64 years, after a long illness, much loved only son of June Elva Hayes and the late Denis Hayes, loved brother of Ann, and Charlotte, and uncle to Andrew, and great-uncle to Sophie, and Hamish.  S...
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Margery Jane Peace Wraight

20/11/2016
On November 20, 2016, peacefully at Ellesmere Hospital, in her 99th year.  Loved wife of the late Jim, loved mother and mother-in-law of William and Cate, Joyce Robinson, Allan and Sally, Chris and Jenny. Much loved grandmother of Sarah, Tim, Michae...
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Margaret (Helen) Helen KAUI

21/11/2016
On November 21, 2016, surrounded by her family and close friends at Christchurch Hospital, aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of Michael, loved mother and mother-in-law of Michael (Shane) and Maria, Mahina-Ina and Lavinia Kingi, and Maku, treasured Nan...
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Jo-Anne Leila MACKINNON

14/11/2016
Passed away unexpectedly, on November 14, 2016, aged 55 years.  Dearly loved and devoted mum of Bonnie, and Amanda, mother-in-law of Steve, forever partner of Gary, loved daughter of Leila and the late Donald Mackinnon, and beloved step-daughter of ...
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Fay NEEDHAM

14/11/2016
On November 14, 2016, suddenly and unexpectedly at home, aged 77 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Don, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Craig and Sonya, Michelle and Allan, Raewyn and Russell, Brendon and Anna, Shayne (deceased) and Tania...
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Sylvia Yvonne TAYLOR

16/11/2016
On November 16, 2016, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 88 years, loving and devoted wife of Roy for 70 years, loving mother and mother-in-law of Jackie and Charley Sparks, Robin and Bill (Roger) Farmer, Stephen and Sue, and Vicki and Don Mac...
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Pamela Helen TREANOR (formerly Walsh)

17/11/2016
On November 17, 2016, after a courageous battle, Pam passed away in her 77th year, at home with her family.  Beloved wife of the late Ken, loving mother and friend of Graeme and Erna, Carolyn and Mike, Kelvin and Vicki, Neil and Alice, Lesley and Ia...
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Henny van EIJK MENKMAN

16/11/2016
On November 16, 2016 peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family, aged 84 years. Dearly loved wife for 64 years and lifelong friend of Hans, very much loved mum of Linda and Wijnand, Ginette and John, Marguerite, and Hans and Sue, adored Oma ...
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Walter Fairlie BELL

15/11/2016
On November 15, 2016, peacefully at Darfield Hospital, in his 101st year, dearly loved husband of the late Hazel, father and father-in-law of Jennifer and Kevin (deceased) Truscott, Judith and Robert Croft, Leonie and Maurice (deceased) May, Robbie a...
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James (Jim) Thomas CURRAGH

14/11/2016
On November 14, 2016, Jim passed away suddenly at home, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Joy for 63 years, and loved dad of the late Neil.  A loved brother, brother-in-law, and uncle, and a great friend to many.  Messages may be addressed to ...
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Paul John ELLIOTT

13/11/2016
On November 13, 2016 peacefully at home, aged 47 years. Dearly loved son of Helen and Roger (Amberley), adored dad of Ryan, loved brother and brother-in-law of Julie and Dave Burnby, loved uncle of Michael, and Christopher, and dear friend of Rachel....
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Stanley Charles ANSELL

11/11/2016
On November 11, 2016, peacefully at Addington Lifestyle Care, in his 89th year. Dearly loved husband and ‘cobber’ of Maisie Ansell (Mayfair Retirement Village, Christchurch) former husband of the late Margaret Ansell, cherished father and father-...
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Leslie (Les) Andrew ERASMUS

03/11/2016
 On November 3, 2016, at home, aged 82 years.  Beloved husband of Daphne, father and father-in-law of Clive, Derek and Sam, Brian and Linda, loving grandfather of Emma, Hayden, Fraser, Claire, and Edward.  Messages may be sent to PO Box 12037, Chr...
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Bryan Lindsay Macbeth

11/11/2016
On November 11, 2016, peacefully at Middlepark Rest Home, aged 85 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Janet, much loved father of Ian, Neil, Katie, and Sarah, cherished grandfather of Laura, and Zoe, loved brother of Kim. Many thanks to the staff...
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Leigh Richard Ellis MASTERS

16/11/2016
On November 16, 2016, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, after a short illness.  Dearly loved and adored father and father-in-law of Donna and Jason Drummond, Patricia and Mark Morton, Bridget and Richard Merritt, Keri Makiri and Janice. ...
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