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Kerrilyn Gail BOAKES

Westpark Chapel

On April 9, 2022, after a short illness, with her loving daughters by her side, at Nurse Maude Hospice, aged 59 years. Adored Mum and best friend of Libby and Nic, and Katie. Loved daughter of Phyllis and the late Tom. Cherished sister and sister-in-law of Steven and Pam, Vicki, Susan and Kevin, loved aunty of Luke, and Erica; Emily, and Lucille; Tom, and Maddie, and friend to many. Special thanks to the staff of Nurse Maude for their amazing care. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Kerrilyn Boakes, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be made online at

The Funeral Service to Celebrate Kerrilyn’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside on Thursday, April 14 at 10.00am, followed by private cremation. In honour of Kerrilyn, let’s celebrate with colour!