On March 2, 2021, passed away peacefully at Merivale Retirement Village, in her 96th year. Loved wife of the late Leicester Orange. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Lorraine and Rodger, and Allan and Ruth. Adored grandma of Gary, Christina and Steven, Jay and Jackie, Blair and Lisa, and Candice, cherished by all her great-grandchildren, Ayla, Montana, Caruso, Taylor, Jade; Jesika, Chloe, and Oliver; Lexi, and Rory; Harrison, and Lily. Doreen was a true lady and special person to all who know her, touching many people’s lives. Another beautiful star shining on us. The family would like to thank all the staff at Merivale Retirement Village who cared for, and nursed mother.
Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Doreen Orange, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Salvation Army would be appreciated, and may be made at the service. The Service to Celebrate Doreen’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Friday, 5 March at 6.00pm. Followed by private cremation.