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Morton (Mort) Fairlie YOUNG


On Friday, August 18, 2023, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, after a short illness, in his 90th year. Loved husband of Pauline, loved Dad and father-in-law of Nicki and Barry, Karen and Steve, Geoff and Brigit, loved Poppa of Ryan, Olivia, Elliot, Lucy, Hannah, Finn, and Abbey, loved great-grandfather. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Mort Young c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. John would be appreciated, and may be made online at As were Mort’s wishes, a family service has been held.