Death Notices

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Recent Notices in New Zealand

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LYALL, Noel Arthur

Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on April 21, 2018, aged 85 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Margaret, loving father and father-in-law of Janice and Stephen Reed; Murray and Glynis; and Kaye and Dave Richardson. Treasured grandfather of Nicola and James Cleland; Sherryn and Martin Fox; and Andrew and partner Sam. Proud great-grandfather of Toby, Leon, Sasha, Emelia, and Brianna. Special thanks to the amazing staff of Christchurch Hospital (Ward 14), Dr Glen, and all of Noel’s carers. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Noel Lyall, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made at the service. The Service to celebrate Noel’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Christchurch, on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 2.00pm. Burial to follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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TAYLOR, Vera Edna

21 April 2018
Special Mum and mother-in-law to Val and the late Mike Hollands and John. Treasured Gran of Dave, Niki and Adrian Gee, Denise Anderson and Pete and Sophie. Much loved “Old” Granny to Billie, Bree and Hannah, Luke and Holly and Louie and Allie.
Mum has gone but she will never be forgotten.

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ALLISON, Laura Violet

Passed away on Thursday, 19 April 2018, aged 93 years. Beloved Mother and mother-in-law to Mike and Lorraine, Julie and Terry. Much loved Grandmother to Andy and Annalise, David, Tyrone. Great-Grandmother to Millie. The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff at St Joseph’s Home of Compassion, Silverstream for their love and care of Laura.
Rest in PeaceA Funeral Service for Laura will be held at St Joseph’s Home of Compassion Chapel, 237 Fergusson Drive, Silverstream, on Thursday, 26 April 2018, commencing at 11.00am. In lieu of flowers, donations for the Sisters of Compassion would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

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SUTHERLAND, Judith Rae (Judy) (nee Morris)

Unexpectedly, on April 20, 2018, at Dunedin Hospital, surrounded by her loving family; aged 59 years. Beloved wife of the late Brett, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Andrew and Krisandra, and Mary and Alex, loved Gran of Javan, Dale, and Flora, loved daughter of the late Colin and June Morris, loved sister and sister-in-law of Michael and Caroline Morris, Julian and Trish Morris, Chris and Ellie Morris, and Amanda and Bryan Long, also a loved Aunty to her nieces and nephews.
‘Forever in our hearts, gone to be with Brett’
A service for Judy will be held in Campbell & Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel on Thursday, April 26, at 1.30pm, followed by a private interment. Messages to 586 Brighton Road, Westwood, Dunedin 9035.
Campbell and Sons
F.D.A.N.Z.
www.campbellandsons.co.nz...

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CONE, Alice Ruth (Ruth)

At Summerset Aotea. Dearly loved wife of the late Edgar Cone. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of William, Vicki, James and Vanessa. Much-loved grand-mother of James and Catherine. A Service for Ruth will be held at Tawa Union Church, Elena Place, Tawa on Friday, 27 April commencing at 1

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JENKINS, Marie Jean (Jean)

On April 20, 2018, at home. Dearly loved wife of Graeme. Loved mum of Iain, Wendy Durrant and mother-in-law of Shane. Loved grandma of Nicola, Keegan, Dominic and Michelle. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Our Lady of Kapiti Building Fund would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Requiem Mass will be celebrated in the church of Our Lady of Fatima, 27 Parata St, Waikanae, on Thursday, April 26 at 11.00am, followed by interment at Waikanae Cemetery.
Waikanae Funeral Home
Tel 04 2936844

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FELTON, Brett Nicholas

Dearly loved grandson to Fay and the late Graeme, Eric and Penny, and Great Nan Joy. Much loved nephew to Lance and Jo, Joy and Andrew, Mike and Cindy, and Sue. Cousin and good friend to Shawnee and Josh, Jack and Kayla, Erica, William, Chelsea, and Cameron.
“We will all miss your
cheeky grin, you will be forever in our hearts”

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TRAPPITT, Margaret Mary

(Late of St Martins). On April 20, 2018, peacefully at Christchurch, dearly loved wife of the late Alec, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Judith and Bill Manson (Rangiora), Susan and Greg Sparrow (Dunedin). Loving Nana of Karen and Chris, Paul and Janine, Janine and Nick; Katie and Jirka, Jed, Rebecca, and Pippa. Treasured Great-grandmother of Evelyn, Eleanor, Cooper, Alexis, and Lucy. Aged 90 years.
Treasured Memories
Messages to 3 Goodwood Close, Rangiora 7400. According to Mum’s wishes a private Cremation has been held. We invite family and friends to join us for an informal celebration of Mum’s life at the Cashmere Club, Colombo Street, on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 2.00pm.

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CHARLETT, Susan Lillian

On April 20, 2018, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, Christchurch, in her 64th year. Loved mother of Leeann, and Louis, loved Nana of Danielle, Janine, Dylan, Monique, Blake, Savannah, and Sam, and Great-Gran Gran of Acacia, Laeton, Karlos, and Nicole. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Nurse Maude Hospital for all their love and support. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Susan Charlett, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Nurse Maude Hospital, would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Service for Susan will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, corner Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, Christchurch on Thursday, April 26, at 2.00pm, private thereafter.

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COOLEY, Jack Louis

Passed peacefully at home on April 21, 2018, aged 87 years. Loved husband of Rena. Loved father and father-in-law of Anne & Craig, Brian, and Lynette & Simon. Loved granddad of Shayne & Hannah, Kelly & Leonard, Renee, Natalie, and Daniel & Courtney. Also great-granddad (Poppa Jack) of Roman. Our special thanks to
Te Omanga Hospice for their care of Jack. In lieu of flowers, donations to Te Omanga Hospice may be left at the service or sent to PO Box 30-814, Lower Hutt, 5040. A service for Jack will be held in Kingswood, cnr of King & Cairo Streets, Upper Hutt, on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 1.30pm.

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WELLS, Ronald James (Ron)

Peacefully at Hutt Hospital on
21 April 2018, aged 78 years. Beloved husband of 50 years of Shirley. Loved father and father-in-law of Lesley and Kieran, Nicola and James. Loved grandad of MacKenzie, Harrison, Cillian, and Erin. He will be sadly missed by all family and extended family in New Zealand and England. In lieu of flowers a donation to Alzheimers Wellington (55 Hutt Rd, Petone, Lower Hutt 5045) would be appreciated or may be left at the service. A service for Ron will be held in Cornwall Manor, Corner Knights Road and Cornwall Street, Lower Hutt on Thursday 26 April at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation.

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BEATON, Marion Rose (nee Griffin)

Passed peacefully on Sunday 22 April 2018, surrounded by her loving family, aged 63 years. Our very much loved Mum/Mazza/Nana B of Jason and Toni Beaton, Melanie and Sam Riwhi, Kimberley Beaton, and Talia and Bull Matiaha. Proud and loving Grandmother to Grace, Joseph, Isaac, Nicole, Rose, and Pia. Loved daughter of Patricia and John* Griffin, loved sister and sister-in-law of Pauline* Griffin, Laurence and Shirley Griffin and Patrick* Griffin.
“Our Mum – In your own way you taught us everything we know except,
How to live without you~”
A service to celebrate Marion’s life will be held on Tuesday 24 April at 1.00pm at J Fraser & Sons Chapel, Corner Esk and Doon Street, Invercargill. Interment at the Eastern Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Southland may be left at the service. Messages to 59 St Andrew Street, Invercargill 9810.
(*Denotes deceased).Respectfully cared for by
J Fraser & Sons Ltd
F.D.A.N.Z.
www.frasersfunerals.co.nz...

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WATERREUS, George Henry

Born 10.12.1928. Passed away peacefully on 21st April 2018 at Oakland Rest H ome surrounded by family. Aged 89 years. Cherished husband of Mae for 67 years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Judy and Spin, Pam and Lehi, Stephen and Rosemarie. Beloved Pop to Garry, Karen, Melanie, Jason, Lehi and Great Grandfather of 12. A service will be held to celebrate George’s life at 2pm on Tuesday the 24th April at Pyes Pa Memorial Park Chapel, 403 Pyes Pa Road Pyes Pa.

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BLAIR, Margaret Evans

Peacefully at Strathallan Life Care on Saturday, April 21, 2018, aged 92. Dearly loved wife of the late Sid, loved mother and mother-in-law of Marguerite and Mike Carter (Auckland), John and Andree (Christchurch), loved grandma of Adrian and Otilia, Rebecca and Jason, Nicholas and Joanna; Carly, and Jordan, Much loved great-grandma of Tobin, Tate, and Mylah. Hearfelt thanks to the staff at Strathallan Life Care for their love and care of Margaret over the last 17 years. In keeping with Margaret's wishes a private service will be held. Messages to the Blair Family, c/o 83 Avonhead Road, Avonhead, Christchurch 8042.
South Canterbury
Funeral Services Ltd

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