On February 2, 2022, unexpectedly at Christchurch Hospital, aged 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Bob, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Mark and Margaret, Sue, Frances, Mary-Jane, and John and Sue, doting grandmother of Michael, Christopher, Sophie, Rebecca, and Nicholas, loved sister and sister-in-law of Michael (deceased) and Colleen, Maurice and Joss, Pete (deceased) and Theresa, Steve and Sharong, Chris and Ted, Margaret, and their families. A special thanks to Jane and her team at Bishop Selwyn, and the staff on wards A5 and A3 for their wonderful care of Maureen. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Maureen Purdie, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. At Maureen’s request a private family gathering has been held.