Death Notices


On June 15, 2019, peacefully at his home, Summerset at Wigram, aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband of Rosemary. Much loved father and father-in-law of Wendy and David Walker, Stuart and Megan Mannering, Lucy and Tim Wills, and Paul and Damaris Mannering. Devoted grandad to, Gwyneth, and Lachlan; Greta, and Marcus; Niamh, and Ian; and Ashley. Messages to the Mannering family, c/- PO Box 26112, Christchurch 8148, or email to
In memory of Ian, donations to The Fred Hollows Foundation can be madeonline at A celebration of Ian’s life will be held at the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, Wilkinsons Road, via Gardiners Road, on Thursday, June 20, at 1.30pm.