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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MACNEILL, Dulcie May

16.9.1922 — 17.7.2019
Dearly loved mother, mother-in-law and grannie to Jackie, John, Christian and Bella Nielsen. A service will be held for Dulcie at Hamilton Park Cemetery and Crematorium, 395 Morrinsville Road, Newstead on Monday 22nd July at 1pm, followed at 3pm by refreshments and a chance to celebrate Dulcie’s life at Awatere’s (formerly Trevellyn) new Attrium at 1350 Victoria Street, Beerescourt, Hamilton. A sincere thank you to Raewyn and all the other residents who looked out for Dulcie all the time.

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MORRIS, Neville Ian

16 May 1939 — 18 July 2019
Peacefully at Tainui Rest Home after a short but courageous battle. Much loved husband of the late Mary. Treasured Dad of Chris & Jo Morris, Jo-Anne Morris & Steve Walton, Cathy & Johnny Mullin. Beloved Poppa of Ashleigh, and Zachary Morris; Nick, and Liam Walton; Greer, and Adam Mullin. Special thank you to the staff at Tainui for their love and care of Neville. In preference to flowers, a donation to the Taranaki Ostomy Society may be made and left at the service. All messages to the Morris Family, c/- 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth 4312, or may be left at www.eagars.co.nz.... Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Neville’s life to be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth, on Tuesday 23 July 2019 at 11.30am, after which Neville will be laid to rest with Mary in Awanui Cemetery.

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GIRVAN, Allan Henry

8 August 1925 – 17 July 2019
Paying tribute to a gentleman and a gentle man – he lived for his family and was a role model to all who knew him.
“If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart,
I’ll stay there forever.”
– Winnie the Pooh
He will be remembered forever.
Dearly loved by John, Christine and David.

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WEBSTER, Dorothy (nee Walker)

Died peacefully at Parkwood Lodge, Waikanae, on July 16, 2019, aged 107 years. Dorothy was the loved wife of the late Gordon M S Webster. She was also the loved mother and mother-in-law of Ritchie and Jenny, and Murray and Elaine, loved grandma and grandma-in-law of James and Anna, loved grandma of Elizabeth and loved great-grandma of Lily. The family wishes to record their special thanks to the wonderful staff and carers at Parkwood over the 22 years in which Dorothy has been in their care and support. In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations to the Wellington Free Ambulance Society. The service to honour Dorothy’s life will be held at Cedarwood, 17-21 Parata Street, Waikanae, at 11.30am, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.
Waikanae Funeral Home Ltd
FDANZ Tel 04 2936844

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O’LOUGHLIN, Lorna Mary

Passed away peacefully on July 18, 2019, at Edith Cavell Lifecare, Christchurch, aged 93 years.
Dignified until the end.
Cherished and respected mother and mother-in-law of Michael and Peta, James and Heather, Kathryn and Bernie, Richard and Annie. Adored Nana to Liam, Larnie, Shauney, Laura, Connor, Renato, Ryan and Brodie. Great-grandmother to Poppy, Hugo, Clementine, Ariella, Levi and Loic. Dearly loved daughter of Mary and Bill Poff, and wife to Gilbert (all deceased). Sister and sister-in-law to Tom and Eve, Joan and Brian, Dick and Ngaretta, Ted, Kevin and Joan (all deceased). Also to Michael and Irene, Brian (dec) and Kay, Marie and Murray (both dec), Joy (dec). Treasured friend to Monica Small, and Josie Gibbs (dec) and special aunt to Ann and Celine, Patricia and Peter. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Edith Cavell for the wonderful care they gave to their ‘lovely lady’ and for the amazing support shown to her extended family. Messages may be addressed to the O’Loughlin family C/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. A Requiem Mass for Lorna will be Celebrated at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Lonsdale Street, Christchurch, on Monday, July 22, at 10.30am. Rosary will be held at the Church, on Sunday, July 21, at 5.00pm.

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HEWSON, Clotilde Beth (Clo)

Passed peacefully on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, in her 98th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Tom, and mother of Bill and Gill, Murray and Jo, Malcolm and Robyn, and Rodney and Mel. Much loved Grandma Clo of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A loved sister to all her late siblings, and aunty to her nieces and nephews. A service to celebrate Clo’s life will be held at Aoraki Funeral Services Chapel, 160 Mountain View Road, Gleniti, Timaru, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 2.00pm. Messages to 361 Wai-iti Rd, Gleniti, Timaru 7910.

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WEBLEY, Judith Marian (Judy) (nee Bailey)

Passed peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday 17th July 2019, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Roy. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Ray, Jane and Grant, Matthew and Mary, and Louise and Mic. Dearly loved Nana of Jimi, Jade and Quentin; Wade and Sara, Renae and Steven, Josh and Lanie; Jordan and Jemimah, and Jess and Dan. Awesome great-grandma to Max, Eliza, Emily, Aleisha, Charles, and Sammy. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Fred Hollows Foundation would be greatly appreciated and may be left at the service. All messages may be sent to “The Webley Family”, c/- PO Box 4016, New Plymouth. Judy will be at home on Friday 19th July. Friends and family are welcome to visit. A service for Judy will be held at St Mary’s Peace Memorial Hall, 44 Vivian Street, New Plymouth, on Saturday 20th July 2019, at 11.00am, followed by a private family interment.

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BRAWLEY, Colin John

(Reg. No 888070) Passed away peacefully at Ashburton Hospital, on July 17, 2019. Aged 87 years. Son of the late Robert and Ivy, and brother of the late Desmond, the late Russell, and Arnold. A loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Messages to the Brawley family, PO Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Special thanks to the staff at Rosebank Rest Home for their kindness and care of Colin. You are invited to attend a service for Colin which is to be held at Our Chapel, Cnr East and Cox Streets, Ashburton, Tomorrow (Saturday), July 20, commencing at 11.00am, followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

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FINDLAY, Leslie David (Les)

Surrounded by his family. Peacefully at Peacehaven on Thursday, July 18, 2019, aged 94 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Muriel. Loved father and father-in-law of Joyce and John Clarke (Blenheim), Graham and Colleen (Riverton), Paul and the late Carolyn (Toowoomba), Lesley and Russell Muir (Queenstown), and Gaynar (Invercargill). Loving Grandad of all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Service for Les will be held at J Fraser and Sons Chapel, at 11.00am, on Saturday, July 20, followed by interment at Eastern Cemetery. Online tributes may be made on frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes. Messages to 273 Tramway Road, Invercargill.

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POPE, Peggy Irene(formerly Lamb)

On 15th July 2019, peacefully at Arbor House, Greytown. Aged 93 years. Wife of the late Mick Pope. Loved mother of Lorraine and Irving. Loved by her grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and the extended Pope family. A service for Peggy will be held in the Richmond Chapel, Richmond Road, Carterton, on Friday 19th July 2019 at 2.00pm. Messages to Peggy’s family, C/- PO Box 185, Carterton 5743, or visit www.tributes.co.nz...

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ROONEY, Patrick Christopher (Pat)

Second son of the late Jean and Mick, and brother and brother-in-law of Tom (dec) and Val, Mick and Jenny, Terry and Maureen, Leo (dec) and Betty, Gavin and Bev (both dec), John and Margaret, and uncle to his nieces and nephews.
Rest in Peace

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HARRIS, Trevor Donald Robin (Tub)

Of Levin. On 15th July 2019, at home surrounded by his loving family, aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Janet. Cherished father of Paula, Susan, and Mark, and father-in-law of Rob and Fleur. Cherished Grangy of Jasmin, Jono, Crystal, Tahf, Jesse, Trent, Leonie, Annaka, Alex, Fletcher, and Meela. Loving GG of Cyprus, Zayana, and Rimmon. A loved uncle to all his nieces and nephews and extended family, and will be sadly missed by his mates and all that knew him. Many thanks to all the staff of Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North Hospital, Lavender Blue, and the district nurses for their care and support of Trevor. A celebration of Trevor’s life will be held at the Salvation Army Worship and Community Centre, Durham Street, Levin, on Friday 19th July at 11.00am. Followed by burial at The Avenue Lawn Cemetery Levin.

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WHITE, Eileen (nee Sullivan)

Our hearts are heavy with the loss of Eileen who passed away peacefully at Palm Grove Retirement Village on Monday, July 15, 2019, aged 89. Beloved wife of the late Donald Kinloch White, cherished and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Christine and Christopher, Brian and Moraig, and loving Gma of Sam and Holly, and Josh and Jess. Loved sister-in-law of Doreen and Ron, John and Bette, Wendy and Barry, Ann and Les. A loved cousin of Gwen and Ian, David and Linda, and a loved sister of the late Joyce Baker. Loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. Great friend to Thelma, Maureen and Ken, and Ruth.
“Never forgotten, will always be in our hearts”
Messages for the family may be sent C/- PO Box 39127, Christchurch, 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Dogwatch would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Service to celebrate and remember Eileen’s life will be held in our Chapel, 65 Vickerys Road, Wigram, Tomorrow (Friday) at 2.00pm.

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TULAI TAGATAVAO, Anasetasia Senia

Suddenly called home by our Heavenly Father at 2.58pm on Saturday 13 July 2019, aged 72. Much loved daughter of the late Atonia Fetaui Polokaka Tagatavao and Iosefo Polokaka Tagatavao. Treasured sister of Paula Tagatavao Afuie (dec), Otila Tagatavao (dec), Koleta Gafatasi So’otaga, Suliana Savali, Matu’uleilua Polokaka Tagatavao, Iosefo Tagatavao (dec), Penitito Samoana Tagatavao. Loved by her many nephews, nieces and family. Forever remembered by her Aulotu “Iesu Le Tupu” and all her Mafutaga’s. Senia will be at the Ioane Vito Centre, Ferguson Street, Newtown, from 10am Thursday 18 July. Family Service - Sunday 21 July at 4pm. Funeral Service - Monday 22 July at 10am, followed by burial at Makara Cemetery. Both services held at St Joseph’s Church, Mount Victoria, Wellington.
FA’AMOLEMOLE
TAOFI LE MALO.

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JANSEN, Warren Francis

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Tuesday 16 July 2019. Aged 89 years. Cherished husband of Lola Margaret for 68 years. Loving father and father-in-law of Glenda and Mike Bruce, Kay and the late Neil, and the late Marina. A much-loved Grandad to his 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Lola wishes to acknowledge all of the loving, caring people that have given their time to be here for her and Warren at this difficult time. All messages to the Jansen family, C/- 18 Morris Street, Marton. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Marton St John’s shuttle would be greatly appreciated and may be left at the service. The service for Warren will be held at the Cobham Chapel,
18 Morris Street, Marton, on Saturday 20 July 2019 at 11.00am. Followed by interment at Mount View Lawn Cemetery.
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