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Graeme Ewenson BENNY


Passed away on Sunday, February 25, 2024, at the lovely Ellesmere Hospital, where he was born 93 years ago. Dearly loved husband of Judy (nee Adams), loved father and father-in-law of Andrew and Jo, and a much loved granddad to Kate, Haig and Natalie.


Dad’s farm work is now complete. Hang up your coat and hat and take off your boots for a well-deserved rest.


Thanks to the wonderful staff at Ellesmere Hospital and Leeston Medical Centre and the caring Southbridge community, whose friendship Graeme enjoyed throughout his life. Messages may be addressed to the family of the late Graeme Benny, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A funeral service for Graeme will be held at St James Anglican Church, 80 High Street, Southbridge, on Friday, March 1, at 11.00am.