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Joan Elizabeth OVENS


(formerly of Oamaru) – Peacefully surrounded by love on Wednesday, March 9th, 2022, at Cashmere View Rest Home, Christchurch, in her 94th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Graeme for 60 years. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Judith and Robin Patterson, David and Sue, Ross and Jenny, Keith, Susan and Robyn. Much loved and treasured Nana to her 11 grandchildren and very proud and cherished Great Nan to her 15 great-grandchildren.

The family wish to thank the Cashmere View staff for their wonderful care and kindness to Joan during her time there. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Joan Ovens, c/- P O Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. Due to current restrictions on gatherings, and at Joan’s request, a private family service will be held.

Remember the best things, the laughter, the song, the good life I lived while I was strong.