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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McCUTCHEON, Alice

Of Porirua. Peacefully at Metlifecare Karori on Wednesday 3 August 2022, aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late George. Much loved Mum, Grandmother/Nana, and Great-Grandmother. Alice will be sadly missed.
Rest In Peace
The love, support and care Alice received from Metlifecare was very much appreciated. We are forever grateful. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to Dementia New Zealand would be appreciated and may be left at the service. A funeral service to celebrate Alice’s life will be held at the Whenua Tapu Crematorium Chapel, Airlie Road, Pukerua Bay, on Thursday 11 August 2022, commencing at 11.00am. Messages can be posted on Alice’s tribute page at www.tributes.co.nz....

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GARTHWAITE, Darryl Keith

Passed away suddenly with family by his side, at Longwood Care Home, Riverton, on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. Aged 70 years. A cherished Dad, father-in-law, grandad, great-grandad, brother, uncle, cousin and friend to many. A much loved member of SGRC. Special thank you to the staff at Hospice Southland, and Longwood Care Home. As per Darryl’s wishes a private cremation has been held. Messages to “Garthwaite Family”, 179 Stirrat Street, Invercargill, or you may leave a message on Darryl’s Tribute page at mwfunerals.co.nz/s/darryl

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CLARKIN, Jeanette (Jean)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 4, 2022. Aged 90. Much loved wife of the late John. Dearly loved mother of Stuart, Janice, David, and Sandra. Loved nana of Caleb, Rochelle, John; Carlene, Carol; Gareth, and Jennifer. Loved great-nana of Carla, Aaron, Haven; Dylan, Cody, Olivia, James, Tristan; Ariana, Nadia, and Cole. Dearly loved mother-in-law and friend to all her extended family. Missed by the family’s beloved Frankie-Bean. Special thanks to the staff of McKenzie Healthcare for their loving care and friendship towards Jean. At Jean’s request a private cremation has taken place.

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GRAHAM, Ian

(formerly of Motueka) On Thursday, August 4, 2022, peacefully at Essie Summers Village, after a long illness, aged 71 years. Loved husband of Sue for 50 years, loved Dad of Vanessa, Natasha, and Nathan, loved Poppa of Mia, Nevaeh, and their mother Pam; Oscar, George, and their father, Jeff; Grace, Samuel, Timothy, and Hannah, and their father Nathaniel, loved by his extended family. A special thanks to Doctor Rosie Lange and all the medical staff involved in Ian’s care. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Ian Graham, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John would be appreciated, and may be made directly online at

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ANTIPAS, Utulei Fenumiai (Ray)

Passed away on 4 August 2022 at Hutt Hospital with family by his side. Aged 80 years. Loved husband of Aponiva. Loved father and father-in-law of Utulei & Joy, Roberta, Sandy & Rebecca, and Mapu & Stacey. Pop to Tyler, Paxton, Dean, Celine, Brittany, Madison, Thorndon, Caela, and Cole. Brother-in-law and Uncle to his loved ones. A private service for Utulei will be held. All messages to “The Antipas Family” c/- PO Box 30127, Lower Hutt.

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THOM, Alan Sutherland

On August 4, 2022 peacefully at his home in Upper Hutt; aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Joan. Much loved father and father-in-law of Stephen & Suzanne, Christina & John and Nicholas & Janna. Very proud Grandpa of Emily, Harrison, Archie, Spencer, Nelson and Leighton. Loved brother and brother-in-law
of Cynthia (dec), Dennis & Ruth, Nelson (dec), Lindsay & Diane and Vivien & Alan. Our grateful thanks to Dr Mike Dunn for his wonderful care over many years, and Queen Street Medical.
Rest in peace my love.
Donations to Wellington Free Ambulance would be appreciated. Funeral details to follow.

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ADAMS, Charlotte Emma Villa

Dearly loved cousin, friend and so much more.
Life is not measured by the years you lived,
But by the love you gave, and memories left.
Always in our hearts
and never forgotten,
we will miss you so much.
Fly high like a butterfly
sweet darling.
Michelle, Greg, Reuben and Jayden Okeroa.

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CUMMUSKEY, Pauline Thérese

On Wednesday, August 3, 2022, dearly loved Pauline Thérese Cummuskey passed peacefully, aged 86. A wonderfully active and independent woman who gave so much to her family and friends. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Sue, Paul and Erina, Michael and Robyn, Patrick and Melanie. Loved Grandma of Joseph and Alejandra, Luke and Izi, Annabelle; Liam and Bart, Aidan, Sinead, Declan, Malachy, Tyrone; Matthew and Paris, Simon, Emily; Jonathan and Celina, Brendan, Niall, James and Grace, and Great-Grandma of Jack, Frankie and Cove. Also Tasi and family, Dad and Netta. Loved sister of Peter, Mary, Richard, John, Patricia, Ann, and David. She was cherished and will be deeply missed. A Requiem Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 70 Spencer Street, Addington, on Friday, August 12, at 11.00am, followed with a burial at Memorial Park Cemetery, Corner of Ruru Road and Cypress Street.

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CRESSWELL, Carol Beverley (nee Dickie)

At Thames Hospital, on July 31, 2022. Dearly loved wife of the late Don, loved sister of Eric and Lesley Dickie, and a loved aunt and great-aunt. In accordance with Carol’s wishes, a private cremation has been held, and a memorial service will take place at a future date.

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DEAVOLL, Janice Rae

Precious twin sister and treasured friend of Jeanette Silvester. Dearly loved sister-in-law of Graeme, adored aunty of Jane, Catherine, Claire, Joanne and John. Special great-aunt to all her nephews and nieces.
We will always cherish the memories of those wonderful family times.

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BURNARD, Terry Bruce

Peacefully at home on Wednesday, 3 August 2022, aged 55. Dearly loved husband of Debbie. Cherished Dad of Nicole, and Justin. Adored son of Carol and the late Bruce. Best friend and brother of Darren & Barbara. Loved uncle of Sharmaine, Damien, Crystal and their families. Well respected son-in-law of the late Jack and Marie Keen. Brother-in-law of John, Margaret & Neil, Diane & Grant, Joan & Malcolm and their families. Please consider a donation to the Hospice Taranaki who took wonderful care of Terry. Messages to the Burnard Family may be left on Terry’s tribute page at eagars.co.nz/terry. A service to celebrate Terry’s life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon St, New Plymouth, on Wednesday 10 August at 2.00pm. For those unable to attend, Terry’s funeral will be livestreamed via his tribute page.

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WEAL, Yvonne May

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 4th August 2022, surrounded by her family at home, aged 66 years. Dearly loved Wife of Lloyd. Cherished Mum of Ryan & Anna, Scott Patterson, Jennifer & Lindsey Carew, and Grant. Loving Grammie to her 5 grandchildren. Special thanks to Dr Alison Glover, Hospice Waikato, and a extra special thank you to Faye Flintoff who made her special return home as comfortable as possible. A Service for Yvonne will be held at Alexandra House Chapel, 570 Alexandra St, Te Awamutu, on Thursday, 11th August, at 11.00am, followed by burial at the Te Awamutu Cemetery. Service will be livestreamed, please email
office@teawamutufunerals.co.nz for link. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Waikato would be appreciated and may be left at the service. All communications to the Weal family, PO Box 137, Te Awamutu 3840.
Te Awamutu Funeral Services, FDANZ.

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WALKER, Margaret Anne (nee Grayburn)

Peacefully at home on 4 August 2022. Dearly loved wife of Peter. Loving mother and mother in law of Megan, Jenny, Chris, Chris and Julia. Grandma of Tyler, Ryan, Cameron, Abigail and Emma and twin sister to Alison. A service for Margaret will be held in Cornwall Manor, corner Knights Road and Cornwall Street, Lower Hutt on Tuesday 9 August at 10.30am.

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MacCALLAUGH, Sue (nee Barrett)

Passed peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital on Friday 5th August 2022, aged 60 years. Dearly loved partner of Bill. Loved mother of Katrina, Morgan, and Crystal, and much loved Nana of Delilah. All messages may be sent to ‘Sue’s Family’, c/- PO Box 4016, New Plymouth 4340, or left online at wabraham.co.nz/notices A service for Sue will be held at The Chapel of W. Abraham, 366 Devon Street East, New Plymouth on Thursday 11th August 2022 at 10.30am, followed by a private cremation.

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MacCALLAUGH, Sue(nee Barrett)

Passed peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital on Friday 5th August 2022, aged 60 years. Dearly loved partner of Bill. Loved mother of Katrina, Morgan, and Crystal, and much loved Nana of Delilah. All messages may be sent to ‘Sue’s Family’, c/- PO Box 4016, New Plymouth 4340, or left online at wabraham.co.nz/notices A service for Sue will be held at The Chapel of W. Abraham, 366 Devon Street East, New Plymouth, on Thursday 11th August 2022 at 10

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