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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LOWE, Jennifer Elaine (Jenny)

16.8.1938 — 15.8.2018
Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Dearly loved wife of the late Graeme. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Andy and Liz, Sarah and Hamish, and Kate and Tim. Cherished ‘Granny’ of Hunter, Matt, Harry, Paddy, Alicia, Harrison and George. Loved and adored sister to Libby. Family invite you to join with them in a celebration of Jenny’s life to be held at St Luke’s Anglican Church, Te Mata Road, Havelock North, on Monday 20th August 2018, at 12.00pm, followed by private cremation. Tributes can be made online at www.tlas.co.nz... or posted to the ‘Lowe Family’ c/- PO Box 8331, Havelock North 4157.

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TOEBES, Gerard Justin

MNZM
Justin died peacefully at home on Wednesday 15 August 2018. Loved by his partner Ayliffe Maddever and all his family – Finn and Olivia, Heather Toebes, Harriet Toebes, Charlotte, Bella, Henrietta and Rob Ansell, Quentin Toebes (deceased), Timmo, Jimmy and Millie Toebes, Pauline Quinn, Xiang-Ling. Messages may be sent to the family, c/- 306 Willis Street, Wellington. In lieu of flowers donations to Mary Potter Hospice (www.marypotter.org.nz) or the Motor Neurone Disease Assn. of NZ (www.mnd.org.nz) would be appreciated. A private cremation will be held. A memorial tribute will take place at the ASB Arena, Kilbirnie at 10.00am on Monday 20 August 2018.
NO STILETTOS PLEASE. SOFT SOLED SHOES ONLY.
Lychgate Funerals
FDANZ Tel. 385 0745
www.lychgate.co.nz...

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GAWLER, Stanley William (Stan)

Sadly passed away on August 15, 2018, after a short illness, aged 89 years. Loving husband of Nellie (deceased). Loving father and father-in-law of Roslyne and Charlie, Blair and Millie, Bryce (deceased), Tracy and Reg. Loving Poppa of Calvin, Natasha, Ashton and Severne. Loved great-grandfather of Jessica, Mason, Decan, Tylah, Angelina and Indiarna. Thanks to all the staff at Rotorua Hospital and The Care Village.
“Rest in peace in
Nellie’s arms”
A service for Stan will be held in Osborne’s Funeral Directors Chapel, 197 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua, on Saturday, August 18, at 11.00am. To be followed by private cremation.

Death

CALLAGHAN, Ngarongokitua (Rongo)

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 15 August 2018, at Woodrow Grove, Bell Block. Funeral details to follow.

Death

BARCLAY, Malcolm Neville (Kuna)

On August 14, 2018, unexpectedly in Wellington Hospital surrounded by family, aged 73 years. Much loved husband of Molly. Loved father and father-in-law of Malcolm Junior and Cindy; Kerry and Becs; Lisa Barclay-Hall. Treasured grandad of Iliana, Marekama, Maddison, Rico; Caleb and Anna, Liam, Zachary, Jacob, Ella; Siobhan and Daniel, and Briana. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Allan, Patricia and the late Chris; Andrea and Gilbert Jones, Mary Herd and the late Allan, Natalie Gledhill and the late Ross; Amelia, Moses, and Allan Hapakuku, and all the nieces and nephews. Messages to 7 Litchfield Street, Blenheim 7201. A funeral service for Malcolm will be held at the Springlands Chapel, Cloudy Bay Funeral Services, 15 Boyce Street, on Monday, August 20, at 2.30pm, followed by private cremation.

Death

HICKFORD, Steve

Of Opiki. On Wednesday 15th August 2018, peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Aged 57. Treasured husband of Erin. Much loved Dad of Trent.
‘‘Forever in our hearts”.
Messages to the Hickford family, c/- PO Box 5191, Palmerston North 4441. A service to celebrate Steve’s life will be held in the Terracehaven Chapel, 697 Main Street, Palmerston North, on Monday 20th August 2018, at 12.00pm, followed by interment at the Rongotea Cemetery.

Death

KINGI, Tonga Allan

Born 24 January 1947, peacefully passed away on
15 August 2018. Beloved
partner, son, brother, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, moko, uncle, cousin and friend. Funeral service will be held on Saturday 18 August 2018, at Te Kauri Marae, at 11.00am, followed by a service at the LDS Chapel in Huntly, at 12.00pm, then laid to rest at Taupiri Maunga. You will be sadly missed by all. Arohanui.

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MAYO, Pamela Mary (Pam) (formerly Fitness) (nee Devine)

Passed away on 15 August 2018. Aged 86 years. Beloved wife of the late Brian Mayo and Larry Fitness. Mother and mother-in-law of Catherine and the late Paul, Anne and Eddie, Bernie and Ken, Monica and Brian. Stepmother to Roger and Marion, Antony, Bevan and Tracey, Cerian and Rodd. Cherished Nana to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A service will be held at the Ngaruawahia Memorial RSA, 4 Market Street, Ngaruawahia, on Monday 20 August 2018, at 1.30 pm, followed by private cremation. Pam will be at 7A Pharo Place, Ngaruawahia, on Sunday
19 August 2018, from 11.00am - 4.00pm, for anyone wishing to pay their respects.

Death

McDONALD, Eileen Margaret

Formerly of Merrivale and Winton. Passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018, aged 95. Dearly loved wife of the late Roderick John (Roddy). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Heather and Geoff Adams, Doug and Heather McDonald (Picton), Neil and Heather McDonald, Dorothy and Richard Steentjes (Portobello). Loved grand and great-grandmother of her 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Loved sister of the late Ethel Beal, and the late Winnie Newton. A celebration of Eileen’s life will be held in J Fraser and Sons’ Chapel, cnr Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill, on Monday, August 20, at 2.30pm, followed by private cremation. Grateful thanks for the loving care provided by the staff at Ascot Care Home. Messages can be sent to 44 Salford Street, Invercargill 9810.
Respectfully cared for by
J Fraser & Sons Ltd
F.D.A.N.Z.
www.frasersfunerals.co.nz...

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COFFEY, Mervyn Gordon (Merv)

Of Feilding. Promoted to Glory on Monday, 13 August 2018, peacefully at Woodfall Lodge Rest Home, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Glenys, respected father and greatly loved by Murray and Val, Bruce and Pauline, Derek and Donna, Garth and Janine, Vernon and Heather, loving grandad of 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Faithful soldier of Jesus Christ and the Salvation Army. A service to celebrate Merv’s life will be held at the Feilding Civic Centre, 84 Aorangi St, Feilding, on Monday, 20 August 2018 at 11.30am, followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery.

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SPARKSMAN, Roy Ian

Passed away unexpectedly at home. Loved son of Jean and Jack (deceased). Loved brother and brother-in-law of Caryl, Yvonne and Graeme. Loved uncle to Kirsty, Matthew, Stuart, Jono, and Jane.
‘Now with God may he
rest in peace’.
In accordance with Roy’s wishes a private cremation has been held. Messages to The Sparksman family C/- PO Box 8424, Havelock North 4157.

Death

COATES, Nigel

Life Member of the Rangiora Volunteer Fire Brigade, passed away on August 12, 2018. The Brigade and Life Members extend their sympathy to Nigel’s family. The funeral will be held 1.00pm Friday, August 17, at Rossburn Receptions, Spark Lane, Rangiora. Full Undress Uniform (excluding caps) and medals to be worn.

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ROSARIO, Vincent

On 13 August 2018, peacefully at home surrounded by family. Loved husband of Yolande. Cherished father to Yasheek, Yarride, Vinny and Kelly. Will be dearly missed by many friends and family from around the world. Messages may be sent to the family c/- 306 Willis Street, Wellington 6011. In lieu of flowers, a donation to Mary Potter Hospice would be greatly appreciated. A Requiem Mass for Vincent
will be held at St Mary's of
the Angels, Wellington, on
17 August 2018, at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation.
Lychgate Funerals
FDANZ Tel. 385 0745
www.lychgate.co.nz...

Death

DUFFIELD, Ronald James;

In Loving Memory
15.12.1928 — 12.8.2018
Daddio is loved and adored by his 5 daughters, Donna, Leanne, Karen, Julie, and Sam, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends.
Forever in our hearts
Communication to Karen, phone 027-423-3490.

Death

MUGGERIDGE, Malcolm

It is with sadness we acknowledge the passing of a truly dedicated Breeder of the mighty Purebred Jersey Cow.
Rest peacefully
Our thoughts are with Malcolm's family. Members please form a Guard of Honour.

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