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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STACE, Rona Eileen(née Henderson)

Passed away in Blenheim on Monday, November 11, 2019. Aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Kelly, loved mother and mother-in-law to Karen, Chris and Sharron, Rodger, Gail and Ahmed; grandma to Jason and Dionne, Nicholas and Alice, Rachael, Nadia and Abraham, and great-grandma to Mackenzie. Messages may be sent to the Stace Family, c/- PO Box 110, Blenheim 7240. In accordance with Rona’s wishes, a private service has been held.

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TAYLOR-BROWN, Pleasant Noeline Dorothy (formerly Long-Taylor) (Nonie)

Passed away peacefully in Tauranga on the 9th October 2019. Beloved wife of Allan. Much loved mother of Jayne, Philip and Teri, and Christopher and Antoinette. Cherished and adored Nana Noodles of Lisa, Leonie, Adam and Dani, Teresa and Jason and Madison and great grandsons Oliver and Riley. A service to celebrate Nonie’s life will be held in New Plymouth at 1pm on Saturday the 23rd November at the NP Revival Fellowship Hall on the corner of Breakwater Road and Bayly Road.

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SHAW, Richard Michael

Passed away on Mt Pirongia unexpectedly. Loved son of Graham & Jenny, and brother & brother-in-law to Greg & Jo, Andrea & Kevin and their families. Special thanks to Search & Rescue and Police for their efforts and support in returning Richard to his family. A private farewell has taken place. All communications to The Shaw Family, c/- 3 Hallys Lane, Cambridge 3434.

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HELSON, Gertrude May (Trudy)

Formerly of Christchurch. On November 12, 2019, peacefully at Waikanae Lodge, Waikanae. Aged 94 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Donald. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Sandra & Ray Voller (Waikanae). Loved grandmother of Zoe, Charma & Steve. Great-grandmother of Olivia, Samuel and Emily. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Maryville Courts, Christchurch, Waikanae Lodge, Dr Romain Kuhm, staff at Waikanae Health Centre and the access carers for their care and concern of Trudy. At Trudy’s request a private cremation has been held at Kaitawa Crematorium.
Waikanae Funeral Home
Tel 04 2936844

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STACE, Rona Eileen (née Henderson)

Passed away in Blenheim, on Monday, November 11, 2019. Aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Kelly, loved mother and mother-in-law to Karen, Chris and Sharron, Rodger, Gail and Ahmed; grandma to Jason and Dionne, Nicholas and Alice, Rachael, Nadia and Abraham, and great-grandma to Mackenzie. Messages may be sent to the Stace Family, c/- PO Box 110, Blenheim 7240. In accordance with Rona’s wishes, a private service has been held.

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FENEMOR, Phyllis Valdai (nee Higgins)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 14, 2019 (surrounded by her close loving family), aged 93 years. Very much loved wife of the late Dave. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Dallas and Janet. A service for Phyllis will be held at the Spring Grove Church Of Christ, 268 Main Road, Spring Grove, Brightwater, on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 1.00pm, followed by her interment at Foxhill Cemetery.

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CAREY, Margaret Edith (nee Crichton)

Passed away peacefully, with family by her side, on 17th November 2019, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Peter for 66 years. Cherished mother of Roselynn & Colin Mason, Bill & Denise, Rod & Jenny and Janice & Deane Blaikie. Adored grandmother to her 12 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
"All things work together for good to those who love God"
(Romans 8

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TEMPLE, Daphne Evelyn

24.1.1942 — 15.11.2019
Passed away surrounded by family in Christchurch. Dearly beloved daughter of the late Jack and Edna Keen, and sister of Fergus, and the late Desmond. Cherished mother of Fiona, and Roger. Beloved Nana of Samuel, Gabriel, Leah, Ella, and Mica and beloved mother-in-law, aunt, cousin and friend. Messages c/- PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Akaroa Heritage Park was Daphne’s wish and these may be made online at bit.ly... or at the gathering. A remembrance gathering will be held at Blythcliffe House, 37 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa, on Saturday, November 23, between 1.00pm and 4.00pm. All welcome.

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GILMORE, Brad Stephen

On November 15, 2019, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Loved son of Clarry and Christine, brother of Kylie and uncle of Jana, Tara, Tiana and Sapphire. Dearly loved nephew by all his aunties and uncles, and a loved cousin. Special thanks to carers and staff at Pukeko Blue and all the doctors and nurses at P.S.A.I.D. In lieu of flowers donations to the IHC in memory of Brad would be appreciated. Messages for the Gilmore Family may be sent C/- PO Box 39127, Christchurch 8545. A Memorial Celebration of Brad’s life will be held at Embers Room at The Papanui Club, 310 Sawyers Arms Road, Christchurch, on Saturday, November 23, at 1.00pm.

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SCHOLEY, Andrea Jayne

Passed away November 12, 2019. Dearly loved wife of Jason, wonderful mother of Max and Charlotte. Much loved sister of Tracey and Auntie of Jake. Cherished daughter-in-law of Angela and Ged and sister-in-law of Paula. Andrea will be missed dearly by all of her family and friends from both the UK and New Zealand. A celebration of life will be held at the Rolleston Community Centre on Friday, November 22 at 2.00pm (service with an open dress code, children are welcome to attend). Any donations please refer to Anonymous For The Voiceless Christchurch www.anonymous... forthevoiceless.org

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MARSHALL, Shirley Anne

Passed away peacefully at Summerset, Stoke, on Saturday, November 16, 2019. Dearly loved wife of the late Lex, cherished mother or Robert (Bob), Graeme, Brent and Gareth. Loved mother-in-law and adored Nan. A private family cremation has taken place. An informal celebration of Shirley’s life at 7 Shetland Place, Richmond, on Friday from 2.00pm. A heartfelt thanks to the wonderful staff at Summerset and to all her loving and caring friends.

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HOWELL, Peggy (Margaret)

On November 15, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital after a brief illness. Dearly loved wife of the late Ivor, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Joan and Bill Moore (Australia), Royston (Roy) and Nichkamo (Nich), loved Nana of Melanie and Michael, Simon and Aida, and Grace; and loved great-Nana of William, and Chloe. Messages to the Howell Family, C/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made online at bit.ly... A service to celebrate Peggy’s life will be held in the Canterbury Crematorium Chapel, cnr Linwood Avenue and Keighleys Road, Christchurch, on Saturday, November 23, at 2.00pm.

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ROWE, Ina June (nee Davis)

Passed away at Marinoto Rest Home on Sunday 17 November 2019, in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Percy. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Corinne, Phillip and Brenda, Stephan and Margy, Vance and Catherine, Cherie and Glenn Makauskas, Lisa and Mark Miller, Dell and Wayne, Mitchell and Raylene, Giselle and Hudd. Adored nan and great-nan of her 18 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Messages to PO Box 75, Urenui 4349. Special thanks to the staff and nurses of Marinoto Rest Home for their love and support of Ina. A celebration of Ina’s life will be held at Vospers Chapel, 257 Devon Street East, New Plymouth, on Tuesday 26 November 2019 at 11.00am, followed by burial at Urenui cemetery.

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ZWART, Wilhelmus Margaretha (Wim)

On 16 November 2019 at St Joseph’s Home of Compassion, aged 91 years. Loved husband of Johanna. Loved Dad of Peter & Rae, Michael & Andrea, Yvonne & Des, Irene & Mike, and Monique & Tony. Loved Opa of his 15 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, cnr Main Road and Stanley Street, Wainuiomata, on Friday, 22 November 2019 at 11.00am, followed by interment at Taita Cemetery. The Rosary will be recited in Church on Thursday, 21 November at 7.00pm.

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NELSON, Edwyn Charles (Ted)

23.05.1932 — 15.11.2019
Service No. 34714 Armoured Division. Ted passed peacefully at Woodrow Grove Hospital, Bell Block, with Esme at his side. For 63 years Ted was the dearly loved & devoted husband of Esme. Much loved & cherished father & father-in-law of Robert & Marta, Glenys & Joe, Graeme & Denise, Paul & Tracy, Bruce & Mandy. Treasured Grandad to his 9 grandchildren & 11 great-grandchildren. In accordance with Ted’s wishes a private family service has been held on Monday 18 November 2019.
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