Death Notices

A place to remember and celebrate the lives of those no longer with us

Recent Notices in New Zealand

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HORE, Charles Edward (Charlie)

Peacefully at Northanjer Rest Home, Oamaru, on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in his 95th year. Dearly loved and loving husband of the late Augusta. Cherished father and father-in-law of Lewis and Karen, Annie, Richard, Vivienne and Mark. Much loved grandad of Ross, Jannine, and Gillian; Emma, and Rose; Jessica, Michael, Kayla, and Sarah; and Timothy and loved great-grandad of his 12 great-grandchildren. Grateful thanks to the staff at Northanjer Rest Home for their devoted care of dad. In accordance with Charlie’s wishes a private celebration of his life has been held. Messages to The Hore Family, 57 Macs Ridge Road, 1 DRD, Oamaru 9492.
Aoraki Funeral Services
Timaru, F.D.A.N.Z.

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BURKE, Julie (nee Schaeren)

Jules passed away peacefully on 12 June 2018, lovingly supported by Glenn and Marilyn at St Vincents Hospital in Sydney after a courageous battle. Remembered with Love and Light. Now at peace with Joyce and Eddie. Communications to M Tindall, PO Box 236, Taupo, 3351.

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GATENBY, John Richard

On June 18, 2018, unexpectedly after a short illness, John passed away in Wellington, in his 71st year. A dearly loved and respected husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, brother and friend to many. A no fuss kind of guy who painted colour into our lives. In accordance with John’s wishes, a private cremation has taken place.

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BOTTING, Richard (Doc)

On June 20, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Loved father of Arron, and loved Grandad of Lachlan, and Amelia. Dearly loved by his extended family. At Richard’s request a private cremation has been held. Messages to the Botting family, c/- PO Box 35, Rangiora 7440.

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CRISPIN, Terence Paul (Terry)

On Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Wairau Hospital. Aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of Mary for 56 years. Much loved by David and Tina, Julia and Ian, Peter and Tracie, Alice and Doug, and their families. Loved brother of Father John. In lieu of flowers a donation to St John Ambulance Service would be appreciated and may be made at the service or sent to PO Box 467, Blenheim 7240. A Requiem Mass for Terry will be celebrated at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Maxwell Road, at 11.00am, on Monday, June 25, followed by interment at Fairhall Cemetery.

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CALLANDER, Jean Olive

Passed away peacefully with family on June 15, 2018, at Brittany House, Hastings. Aged 93 years. Much loved wife of the late Cec Callander of Raglan. Dearly loved mum and mother-in-law to Net and Barry Brunton, Steve and Elizabeth Callander, Peter and Robyn Callander, Chris and the late Bryan Pitcon, Judy and Chuck Etherton and Jeff and Lisa Callander. Nana to 18 grandchildren. Great-Nana to 33 great-grandchildren. At mum’s request a private farewell has been held. Correspondence may be addressed to Peter Callander, 141 Gillard Road, RD 10, Hamilton 3290.

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VANCE, Cora Doreen(Dorien) (nee Rainey)

At the South Canterbury Hospice, on June 19, 2018. Dearly loved wife and best friend of Murray, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Fiona (Stillborn), Robyn and Simon Gillespie (Auckland), and Matt and Nancy Vance (Diamond Harbour), and a treasured grandmother of Oshie, Stan, Cameron, Mila, and Baie. As St Mary's Church is undergoing earthquake repairs, a service celebrating her wonderful life will be held at St John's Anglican Church, Wai-iti Rd, Timaru, on Monday, June 25, at 1.00pm, thereafter private cremation. A very special thank you to Dr Price, Dr Boon, and the dedicated people at the South Canterbury Hospice. Donations to the South Canterbury Hospice can be made at the service. Messages to 159 Douglas St, Highfield, Timaru 7910, or murray.vance@xtra.co.nz

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COULTON, Jim

Dearly loved Jim and Poppa Jim of Maria and Tony Ingram, Nicole and Rowan Jones, and Tasha Bonner.
You will be sadly missed by us all. R.I.P.

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CLEARWATER, Lorna Katherine Ann

Loved daughter of the late Sydney and Mary, loved sister and sister-in-law of Josephene and Aubrey Little (Canada), and loved Aunt of of Katherine and Dave, Jennifer and Travis.

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READ, Nancy Dawn(nee Campbell)

Of Feilding (formerly of Oroua Downs). On June 15, 2018, peacefully at home with her husband and daughter by her side. Dearly loved wife of Alf, mother of Marilyn, Colin, Warren, and treasured mother of Pauline. Grandmother of 16 and adored grandmother of Rory, Calum, Aengus, and Feargus. According to Nancy’s wishes a private service has been held. In lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimers Society Manawatu, PO Box 527, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated.

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CAMERON, Pamela Elizabeth

Fondly remembered with love by your cousins Jack and Sue Mills, Paula and Peter Hargraves, Beverley Forsyth, Robyn Sibson, Wendy Clement, Christine O'Reilly and Michael O'Brien, John Edhouse (dec), Bruce and Jill Edhouse, Liz and Brian Stockman, and Robert Edhouse and Jane Molloy.

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MINIFIE, Dale Stuart

Passed away peacefully on June 19, 2018, at his daughter’s house, aged 81 years. Treasured husband of the late Eva and very special dad of Stuart, Deborah and Kenneth. Father-in-law of Barry Drummond and Grandad of David, Philip, Daniel and Stephen and partners. Great-Grandad of Eva-Marie and adopted father of Mark. A service celebrating Dale’s life will be held in the Wainuiomata Gospel Chapel, 2 Fitzherbert Road, Wainuiomata, on Tuesday, June 26, at 11.30am, followed by interment at the Taita Lawn Cemetery.

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PAINTER, Aubrey James

Died peacefully on 18th June 2018, aged 91, at Pohlen Hospital, Matamata. A service for Aubrey will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Canada Street, Morrinsville, on Saturday, 23 June 2018, at 2.00pm.

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ORANGE, Jennifer Joan (nee Milne)

Jenny died on June 20, 2018, at home in Eastbourne. Loved wife of the late Rev Ken Orange, Mum and Grandma of Sally and Wallace, Kate and Ned, Jane and Graeme, Alastair, Ben, Stephen, Geof, Sarah, Tim, and Mitchell, and proud great-great-Grandma of Harper. Loved sister of Stewart and Barbara, Keena and George. A celebration of Jenny’s life will be held at 2.00pm on Saturday 23rd June at St Ronan’s Church, 234 Muritai Rd, Eastbourne. Instead of flowers, donations to Amnesty International, PO Box 5300, Wellesley St, Auckland 1141, would be appreciated.

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McCALLION, Henry

Died peacefully at Metlifecare Palmerston North on Thursday 21 June 2018, aged 91 years. Loving husband of the late Jean. Loved father, father-in-law and grandfather of Rosemary and Grant, Barbara and Andrew, Matthew and Charlotte, Steven, Scott, Peter and Katie. A private cremation has been held. Messages can be sent to the McCallion family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

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