Death Notices

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Recent Notices in New Zealand

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DUNWOODIE, Helen

On 28 June 2022, passed away in Blenheim, at home with family. Much loved wife of Len. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Alasdair and Elaine, Katie and Tim McDonald and Grandma of Fiona; Sam and Ben, and Great-Grandma of Jack. A sadly missed sister of Margaret, sister-in-law and Aunty. Messages to c/- PO Box 9, Blenheim 7240, or www.cloudybayfunerals.co.nz... At Helen’s request, a private family gathering has been held.

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BEATTIE, Catherine Ann (Cath) (nee Bagrie)

Peacefully, on June 28, 2022, at Clutha Views Lifecare, Balclutha; aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of Victor for 58 years, a much loved mother and mother-in-law of Darlene Williams and John Phillips, David and Sarah, a cherished Mumz and Nana Cath to Emma, Sarah and Robert Williams; Michael, and Grace and a cherished great-grandma of Harrison, loved sister of *Allan Bagrie, Ivan and Helen Bagrie, loved sister-in-law of *Daphne and *Tom Miller, *Esmond and Sylvia Beattie, and a loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. The family wish to thank Clutha Views Lifecare for their wonderful care given to Cath. A service to celebrate Cath’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 5, at 1.30pm, in the Clinton Community Centre, followed by interment at the Clinton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the South Otago Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be left at Cath’s service. Messages to 47 Silver Springs Boulevard, Mosgiel 9024.
(*denotes deceased)

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MARSHALL, Anthony George (Tony)

Passed away quietly in his sleep at home with family at his side, aged 63 years. Loved husband and best mate of Lesley. Dearly loved dad of Kylie and Marcus, and Lance and Shayna. Doting Poppa of Blake and Connor. Loved oldest son of John and the late Pat.
A service to celebrate Tony’s life will be held at the New Plymouth Crematorium Chapel, 629 Junction Road, Burgess Park, New Plymouth, on Tuesday 5th July 2022 at 1.00pm, followed by cremation. For those wishing to join the service by webcast can do so at www.southtaranakifunerals.co.nz... In memory of Tony donations to Hospice Taranaki would be appreciated and can be left at the service. All communications addressed to the family of Tony Marshall, c/o PO Box 183, Hawera 4640.

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WHITU, Mary Kathleen (nee Foss)

Of Bulls, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday 28 June 2022, with her loving husband by her side. Aged 76 years. Dearly loved wife, best friend and soulmate of Kaani. Much loved daughter of the late Monica and Trevor Foss. Special sister and sister-in-law of John; Martin (deceased) and Carol; Claire (deceased) and David Weir. Cherished aunty of Craig, Allan, and Tony; Vicki, Bruce, Gemma, and Jared. Messages for Mary’s family can be left via www.beauchamp.co.nz.... In lieu of flowers, donations to Arohanui Hospice via www.arohanuihospice.org.nz... would be appreciated and may be left in the Church foyer. Requiem Mass will be celebrated for Mary at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 15 Johnson Street, Bulls, on Monday 4 July 2022, at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation.
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GREIG, Roderick John (Rod)

Slipped peacefully away at Golden Bay Hospital, on June 29, 2022, aged 84. Son of the late Herbert and Joy Greig. Rod was the loved youngest brother of his 10 siblings (deceased), and a much respected uncle of his 18 nieces and nephews. Messages to 14 Saxon Street, Motueka. A graveside funeral for family and friends will be held at East Takaka Cemetery, on Saturday, July 2, at 1.00pm.

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MARTIN, Alexander Barr (Alex)

Suddenly and unexpectedly, passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, in Christchurch, aged 78 years. Dearest husband of Yvonne, loved father and father-in-law of Gareth and Bridget, and Glenn, treasured Poppa of Tye, Sophie, and Mia. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Bryan (deceased) and Fione, Ken and Diane, Bill (deceased) and Sally, and Janet and John Jamieson. Will be missed by all his nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Alex Martin, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated, and can be made directly at https

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GROVES, Peter William

Late of Glentarn, Blairlogie peacefully at Wairarapa Village, Masterton, on 29 June 2022, aged 89. Dearly loved husband of Nola, and the late Janice. Much loved father and father-in-law of Selena and Lewis Bernath, Malcolm and Carrie, Margaret and Mike McConville. Loved Pop Pete of Peter and Nicholas, and great-grandad of Alice and Flynn. Loved stepfather of Linda and Robin Dean, and the late Gary Bilton. A loved step grandad. A service to celebrate Peter’s life will be held at Rosewood, 415 Queen Street, Masterton, on Tuesday 5th July at 11.00am, followed by burial at Tinui Cemetery. Peter will be resting at Glentarn for those wishing to visit on Sunday afternoon. For those unable to attend, a livestream is available on www.oneroomstreaming.com...
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MARTYN, Arthur Norton (Tom)

01.09.1931 — 28.06.2022
Dearly loved father of Lynette and Bill Down. Adored Grandad of Bridget and Andrew King, Pania and Tyron Johnson, Rachel and Joshua Puts, David, and the late Toni. Great-Grandad of Liam and Aria; Mason, Libby, Addison and Kahn; Oliver and Chloe; and Yuri.
Treasured memories
forever in our hearts

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HUBBARD, Joan Rosina

(late of Christchurch) Passed away peacefully in Motueka, aged 93. Dearly loved wife of the late Harry, adored mum and mother-in-law of Kim, Michael, Vicki, Andy, Brian (deceased) and Maggie. Treasured Grandma and Nana of Melissa, Abby, Harrison, Zoe, and Sylvia; and all her great-grandchildren and extended family. The funeral service to celebrate Joan’s life will be held at the Golden Bay Motueka Funeral Centre, 8 Inglis Street, Motueka, on Monday, July 4, at 11.00am.

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BROWN, Deryck McAlpine

On June 29, 2022, passed away at Marlborough Hospice, Blenheim, in his 93rd year. Loved husband of Pamela. Much loved father and father-in-law of Andrea; Campbell and Rachael; and a treasured Poppa D of Alexandra and Olivia. Messages to 11A North Street, Redwoodtown, Blenheim 7201, or at www.cloudy.bay.funerals.co.nz... A Celebration of Deryck’s life will be held at Springlands Chapel, Cloudy Bay Funeral Services, 15 Boyce Street, on Wednesday, July 6 at 2.00pm, followed by private cremation.

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PINKERTON, Alison Jean

On June 29, 2022, aged 68. Dearly loved wife of John; mum and mother-in-law of Ricky and Amanda, and Kevin and Lisa; "Nana Pink" of Liam, Eden, Max, and Ruby. A service to celebrate Alison’s life will be held at the Golden Bay Motueka Funeral Centre, 8 Inglis Street, Motueka, on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at 1.00pm.

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CUTFIELD, Doreen Elizabeth (Paulin)

Died peacefully at the Home of Compassion, Silverstream, on June 29, 2022, aged 93 years. Dearly loved wife of the late John. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Paul (dec) and Cherry, Bruce and Chris, Christine and David, David and Rachel, and Michael. Loved by her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations to the Neurological Foundation would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Very special thanks to the staff at the Home of Compassion, Silverstream, for their loving care shown to Doreen and family. A celebration of Doreen’s life will be held in St Mary’s Anglican Church, Terminus Street, Silverstream, on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at 11.00am, thereafter private cremation. All messages to the “Cutfield family”, c/- PO Box 30-127, Lower Hutt 5040.

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MANAWATU, Perry

On June 29, 2022, surrounded by whanau at his home in Christchurch. Dearly loved son of the late May Aquitania Sanders (nee Manawatu) and Hori Te Koiti Tauwhare (Arahura). Loved brother and brother-in-law of Armaine, Maria and Trevor, Ann-Cherie and Ricky. Special uncle to all his nieces and nephews. Perry will lay at 9 Medina Crescent, Parklands, until Saturday, July 2, where a service will be held at 10.30am. Thereafter Perry and whanau pani will travel to Koukourarata (Port Levy) where he will lay for 2 days at Tutehuarewa Marae. On Monday, July 4, at 11.30am, a service for Perry will be held at Tutehuarewa Marae. Whanau will then take Perry to his final resting place at the Otutohio urupa Koukourarata. Hakari will take place afterwards at Tutehuarewa Marae.
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JACKSON, Allan Montagun(Ike)

Passed away in Australia after long illness June 29, 2022. Son of the late Monty and Betty Jackson, loved brother of Laurrie, Eileen, and the late Lois and Willy.

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CHRISTIAN, Helen Patricia (nee Dick)

Passed away peacefully at Radius Elloughton Gardens, Timaru, on Thursday, June 30, 2022; aged 78 years. Dearly loved wife and best mate of Brian for over 36 years. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Jenny and Barry Hanson (Dunedin), Allan and Fiona Gale (Wanaka). Adored nana of Kate, Georgia; Jessie, and Toby. Loved step-mum of Matthew and Janice, Spencer, and Gareth Christian. Step-grandmother to Ashley and Cameron. Dearly loved sister and sister-in-law. A service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held at Aoraki Funeral Services Chapel, 160 Mountain View Road, Timaru, on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 2.30pm. A livestream of the service is available, please email- office@aoraki.kiwi.nz or call on 03-6862148. In lieu of flowers, donations to the S.P.C.A. would be greatly appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to

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