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Shirley Anne LEMON


On September 8, 2021, at Christchurch Hospital, with her soulmate Ian by her side, aged 82 years. Devoted and loving wife for 61 years of Ian, much loved and treasured mum to David, Philip, Andrea and Lisa.  Mother-in-law and friend to Glynis, Helen, Steve and Nick. Proud Grandma to Sophie, Edward, Hannah and Ben. Dearly loved twin sister of the late Joan Hill and special sister of Colin, Les and the late Ronald Howard, a much-loved sister-in-law, auntie and cousin.

“You are in our thoughts every day and are greatly missed by us all, you are forever part of our lives and will never be forgotten”

Special thanks to the caring nursing staff of Ward 12. Messages to Lemon Family, PO Box 5421, Papanui, Christchurch 8542.

In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated, and can be made directly at

Due to current Level 2 COVID restrictions, Shirley is having a private funeral.