Death Notices

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Recent Notices in New Zealand

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PULLAR, Pamela

With great sadness we announce the loss of Pamela Pullar born in Paeroa and late of Rototuna. On June 3, 2021, aged 85 years, Pam passed away peacefully while sleeping surrounded by loved ones. Dearly loved sister of Rex, Barry and Bev, Jan and Bill, Peter. Loved partner of Roy. A treasured Aunty to Stuart and Julie, Raymond and Shelley, Mark and Stephen, Craig and Karen. Loved and adored Great-Aunt to Amanda and Matthew, TJ and Lilly and Tasharna. She was a very loyal, loving and caring friend and mentor to many including Roy’s family. A celebration of Pam’s life will be held on Saturday 26th June, 1.00 - 3.00pm, at Summerset Rototuna. Please RSVP by email to kylie@simplycremations.co.nz

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HEAD, Jeanette Pamela (Jan)

Passed away unexpectedly at her home on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, aged 75 years. Loved and devoted wife of the late Arthur, loved and adored mum of Bernard and Jane, Raymond and Vicki, and Tanya and the late Janene. Awesome and caring Granma of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Messages can be sent to 63 Washbourn Drive, Richmond 7020. To allow for family to travel, the funeral service for Jan will be held at St Barnabas’ Anglican Church, 523 Main Road Stoke, Nelson, at 11.00am on Monday, June 21.

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CAIRNS, Sheryll Jean

On June 4, 2021, tragically taken as the result of an accident, aged 66 years. Much loved mother of Peter, and Thomas, treasured grandmother of Lucas, and Cody, loved sister of Margaret, and Richard, and a loved member of her wider family. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Sheryll Cairns, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. The Memorial Service for Sheryll will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, corner of Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, on Friday, June 18, at 2.00pm.

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CIVIL, Noel George

9 March 1928 – 8 June 2021
Peacefully on 8th June 2021 at Eventhorpe Rest Home, aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband, father, grandad and friend of Anne; Penny & Tim, Liz & Tony, Catherine & Steve. Special Grandad to Rosie, Olivia, Ellie, James, Charles, Anton, George and Juliet.
Sadly missed by all who
knew him.
A private cremation has taken place. A memorial service to celebrate Noel’s life will be held on Friday 25th June 2021 at Woodlands Estate, 42 Whitikahu Rd, Gordonton, at 1.00pm. Any correspondence to the Civil family may be sent c/- PO Box 4449, Hamilton 3247.

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MANN, Brian Albert

Passed suddenly at home on 9 June 2021. Loved husband of Sylvia (deceased). Beloved father and father-in-law to Paula and Richard, Simon and Marilyn. Much loved Grampy to Samantha, Hannah, Robert, Tyler, Jessica and Emmerson. In lieu of flowers, donations to Wellington Free Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages for ‘The Family of Brian Mann’ may be sent c/- PO Box 50-347, Porirua 5240. Please join the family for a celebration of his life at St Christopher’s Anglican Church, corner Lyndhurst Road and Main Road, Tawa on Tuesday 15 June 2021 at 1.00pm. Brian would want you to wear bright clothes to the service.

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WILIAMS, Ross

Slipped away peacefully on Saturday, June 5, 2021, aged 88 years. Loved husband of the late Kath, loved uncle of Fred, Denis, and Lance Gear; Denise Cox, Terry Potter, and Janet Hardcastle. Loved brother of Scott and Pam. Messages can be sent to 44 Bronte Street, Nelson 7010. At Ross’s request a private cremation has been held.

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DAVIES, William Bryan James

Passed away peacefully at Waiapu Rest Home, Havelock North, on Monday, 7th June 2021, in his 92nd year. Dearly loved husband of Hazel. A much loved father of Stevan, Gaeline, Bruce and Paul, adored grandfather and great-grandfather.
Will be sadly missed by all,
now at peace.
A private Cremation has been held according to Bill’s wishes. Messages c/- Davies Family to PO Box 2610, Stortford Lodge, Hastings 4153.

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WILKINSON, Maureen Hope(formerly Tyler)

On Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at Ngaio Marsh Rest Home. Dearly loved wife of the late Kelvin Tyler and the late Max Wilkinson. Cherished mum and mum-in-law of Joanne and Patrick, the late Mark, and Wendy. Treasured nan of Jonathan and Hannah, Krystina and Michael; Penny, and Michael and great-nanny of Greta, Gracie, Mitchell and Ellia. Special thanks to the wonderful team at Ngaio Marsh for their care and devotion to mum in her last years. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Maureen Wilkinson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. According to mum’s wishes, a private cremation has been held.

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CHAPMAN, Lawrence Wayne

February 2, 1952 —
April 5, 2020
A Memorial Celebration for Lawrence is to be held at the Lincoln Events Centre, on Friday, July 9, at 3.00pm. Everyone welcome.

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KAVANAUGH, Beverley Margaret

10 June 2021
Passed away peacefully at Glenwood Home surrounded by family. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Esther, and Kerry Taylor (dec), Ron Tiplady (dec) and Robyn Whyte, Carolyn and Alex Wynne, Maureen and Donald Chamberlain, Kevin Tiplady, and loved aunty to their families.
"Sadly missed"

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THATCHER, Muriel Joyce

Peacefully on 9 June 2021, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of Eric, for 53 years. A much loved daughter, sister and aunty. A celebration of Muriel’s life will be held at Tamahere Eventide Chapel, on Monday 14 June 2021, at 11.00am.

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AMTMAN, Jennifer Gail (Jenny)

At Nelson Hospital on Friday, June 4, 2021. Much loved daughter of the late Norma and Joe. Loved sister of Tessa. Loved and dedicated Aunty of Michael, Richard, Karen and Susan. Great-aunty to Lucas, Amy, Ella and Mia, Darwin, Theo and Iris.
“Now Flying Free”.
Messages c/- PO Box 7103, Nelson 7042. Jenny’s family would like to thank the amazing and dedicated care given to her by the Intensive Care Unit staff. A private family funeral service has been held.

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BROWN, Stephen Timothy

Tragically took his life on 7 June 2021, aged 29 years. Loved son of Johnny & Sue. Adored brother & brother-in-law to Jolene & Hadleigh, Jonathan & Sara, Carlena & Matt (dec), and Travis. Prized uncle to Bella, Sienna, Johnny Jnr, Shaniece, Harry and Lucy. Cherished friend of many. A celebration of Stephen’s life will be held at The Hamilton Gardens Pavilion, Hungerford Crescent, Hamilton, on Tuesday, 15 June 2021 at 1.00pm. In lieu of flowers donations preferred to the ‘I Am Hope’ charity and these may be left at the service. All communications to the Brown family C/- PO Box 5523, Frankton, Hamilton 3242.

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FLANAGAN, Rosalie Mary (Rose)

On June 9, 2021, suddenly but peacefully, at home, aged 79 years. Dearly loved wife of Trevor, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Stephen and Col, Karen (Daisy) and Jack, Marie, Tony and Toni, loved Nanny of Hannah, Islia, Jordan, Regan, Morgan, Conor, and Jake, and Great-Nan of Alexis, and Caoimhe. Loved daughter of the late Leo and Mary George, loved sister of the late Thomas, loved sister-in-law of Norma and the late Noel, Kevin and Faye, and a much loved aunty and friend. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Rosalie Flanagan, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service to celebrate Rose’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Wednesday, June 16, at 10.00am, followed by interment in the Prebbleton Cemetery.

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HURLEY, Evelyn Mary (née Hunt)

Of Palmerston North. Passed away unexpectedly on Monday 7 June 2021, as the result of an accident. Aged 77 years. Dearly loved wife of Bob. Treasured Mum of Karen, and Bevan. Adored Grandma of Blake, Abigail, Heidi, and Brooklyn. Loved sister of Mervyn and Ross. Dearly loved by her extended family and friends. All messages to the Hurley family, C/- 167 John F Kennedy Drive Palmerston North, or to www.beauchamp.co.nz.... A celebration of Ev’s life will be held at the Beauchamp Chapel, 167 John F Kennedy Drive, Palmerston North, on Monday 28 June 2021, at 2.00pm.
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