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Margaret May START

Wai-mana Chapel

With family by her side, Margaret passed away on October 6, 2021, at Annaliese Haven Rest Home, aged 85 years. Much loved wife of the late Charlie, loved mother of Gary, Stephen, Jeff, Russell (deceased) and Kenny, a much loved grandmother and great-grandmother, and partner of Kelvin. Special thanks to the team at Annaliese Haven Rest Home for their loving care of Margaret. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Margaret Start, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Te Whare Ngakau Trust would be appreciated and may be made at the service. The Funeral Service for Margaret will be held in our Rangiora Chapel, Wai-mana, 92 Kippenberger Avenue, Rangiora, on Wednesday, October 13, at 2.30pm, private cremation thereafter. Due to the Ministry of Health level 2 covid restrictions, a maximum of 100 attendees is allowed so if you would like to attend the celebration, please email Margaret’s family at