<< Obituaries



After a short illness Dieter passed away on March 17, 2023, at Christchurch Hospital surrounded by his loving family, aged 65 years. Loved and cherished partner of Maria, dearly loving father of Sarah, and Maicalia, and admired father-in-law of Malte. The family wish to acknowledge the wonderful care of the staff at Christchurch Hospital, especially the staff at Ward B6 over the past four months. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Dieter Steinegg, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. Donations to the Styx Living Laboratory Trust, Beacon Street Wetlands, would be appreciated and may be made online at At Dieter’s request, a private cremation has taken place.