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Robin ANDERSEN
ANDERSEN, Robin Richard:Passed away peacefully in Christchurch, in his 96th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Ena. Much loved dad of Neil, Tony, Dale, Cynthia, Colin and Gordon. Adored grandfather and great-grandfather to many spread far and wide. Family gratitude to the Anthony... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Philip BAIRD
BAIRD, Philip John:On Saturday, December 4, 2021, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital Christchurch, aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Aileen, and much loved father and father-in-law of Nicola and Tony (London), Patrice and Ralph, and Tim and Alison. Very special and much loved... Read More
Published in The Press from Dec. 6 to Dec. 8, 2021.
Ella BERRY
BERRY, Ella May:Beloved mother (Ma) and grandmother of Linda, Andrea, Michael, and Megan. A loved and treasured friend to all that knew her. Now at rest with loved ones she waited so long to see. At Ella's request a private cremation has been held. Communications to the Berry family... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
John BLACKMORE
BLACKMORE,John Clive (Clive):On Friday, December 3, 2021, peacefully at Burwood Hospital, in his 90th year. Loved husband of the late Beth, dad and father-in-law of Richard, Grant and Susan, Jenny and Nigel; granddad of Chris and Sam, Timothy, Jocelyn, Lucy and George, Thomas and... Read More
Lamb & Hayward Westpark Chapel
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Lynette CARTER
CARTER, Lynette (Lyn): Passed away peacefully on December 3, 2021. Dearly loved partner of Charlie. Loved wife of the late Dennis Carter. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Anthony and Anne, loved nana of Tristan, and Jessica, and loved great-grandma of Blake. Loved sister and... Read More
Canterbury Memorial Gardens & Crematorium
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Frederick GARDYNE
GARDYNE,Frederick William (Fred):26.09.1928 - 5.12.2021Passed away peacefully at Hastings Hospital surrounded by his family. Cherished husband of the late Dorothy. Loving father and father-in-law of Lynette and Fred, Jillian and Chris, Pauline and John, Pamela and Roger, Glenys and... Read More
Beth Shan Funerals - Taradale
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Derek GILLIE
GILLIE, Derek Bruce:Peacefully on December 3, 2021, at Mayfair Lifecare. Aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Frances, loved father, grandfather and great-grandfather of Angela, Sharon, Dion, Kerrie, Cameron, Luke, Lochy, Jaxon, Connor and Ayla. Messages to the Gillie family... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
William LAWSON
LAWSON, William Fairbairn:On December 4, 2021 at Summerset Wigram, aged 80 years, Will went home to be with Jesus. Dearly beloved husband of Helen, loved father and father-in-law of Grace and Tim, William and Andrea, David and Kim, and Mark, and beloved Grandad of Ollie, Stefan and... Read More
Hope Funerals Christchurch
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Avril LOVERSIDGE
LOVERSIDGE, Avril Jean:Passed away suddenly in Christchurch, after a short illness on November 30, 2021, aged 46 years. Dearly loved daughter of the late Ted and Patti Loversidge, and the beloved friend of Rik Tindall. A much loved cousin of Robyn, Tim, and Lois, and a loved niece... Read More
Published in The Press from Dec. 4 to Dec. 6, 2021.
Hamish MCCORMICK
McCORMICK, Hamish Malcolm Argyle: On December 2, 2021, peacefully. In his 98th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Enid. Much loved dad of Gordon, Duncan, Catherine, and the late Fergus. Loved grandad of James, Charles, Annabel, Harry, and Lily, and a great-grandad of his great-grandchildren... Read More
Published in The Press from Dec. 4 to Dec. 6, 2021.
John O'CONNOR
O'CONNOR, John (Tank):"Tank the man, the legend, rode until he couldn't ride anymore."Surrounded with love on December 1, 2021, sadly passed. Will be missed by all his children, grandchildren and mates. Join us to celebrate our dad's life where he wanted to be at The Mandy, Kaiapoi... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Rosalia SMITS
SMITS, Rosalia Johanna Maria (Roos) (nee Jansen):On December 5, 2021, with great sadness Roos passed away peacefully at Parklands Care Home; aged 84 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Piet, loved mother and mother-in-law of Jeff, Frank and Cathy and a loved Oma of Adam, and Dylan... Read More
Academy Funeral Services Ltd
Published in The Press on Dec. 6, 2021.
Saturday, December 4, 2021
in memoriam
Denis ALFELD
ALFELD, Denis:We remember you every day, but especially today on the anniversary of your passing, December 4, 2020.Your life was a blessingYour memory a treasureYou are loved beyond wordsAnd missed beyond measureYour loving wife Dorothy, Graham, Carol, Murray and families. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Nancy ANDERSON
ANDERSON, Nancy Maud (nee Haynes): Peacefully in the early morning on December 1, 2021, at Radius Fulton Rest Home and Hospital Care, Dunedin; aged 95 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Clive, adored mum of Mark, beloved sister of the late Juliette Paterson, and Trixie Whittington... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Janice BAIN
BAIN, Janice Olive (nee Thacker): Jan has left us to join Hunter, and Michelle, on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. May they rest in peace together. Will be sadly missed by Nicola, and Richard Bain. Many thanks to Dianne and Dick Wallace for their unwavering support. Messages to the Bain... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Kathryn BARKER
BARKER, Kathryn Edith (Kay, Kathy): November 27, 2021 (US MST) in Denver Colorado with her children by her side, after a long illness. Kay was a courageous fighter to the end. Daughter of the late Edith and Albert Barker of Geraldine and Christchurch. Dearly loved mother of Jesse... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Kelvin BURGESS
BURGESS, Kelvin John:On November 29, 2021 peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Dearly loved Son, Brother, Nephew, Husband, Father and Friend. Private cremation has been held. Messages via the Press online page. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Pamela BURRY
BURRY, Pamela Phyllis (Pam):Suddenly, as a result of a fall, in Taupo on November 29, 2021, in her 90th year. Cherished Mum, mother-in-law, sister, Granny Pam and great friend to many. As per Pam's wishes, a private service has been held in Taupo. Communications with Pam's family... Read More
Taupo Funeral Services Ltd
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Patricia COTTON
COTTON, Patricia (Pat) (nee Randle): 12.06.1932 - 27.11.2021 Peacefully, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Graham. Much loved mum to Lynette, Robert, and Garry, and loved mother-in-law of Lex, Belinda, and Annie. Treasured grandymummy and grandma... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Geoffrey COX
COX, Geoffrey (Geoff):On November 30, 2021, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, much loved husband of Gail, loved father of Anna, and Grandad of Taya. Aged 66 years.Sadly Missed.A special thanks to all of the team at Ward 25 Christchurch Hospital, and St John's Oxford for the great... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Peter CURREY
CURREY, Peter John:At home in Ashburton on December 1, 2021. Aged 81 years. Loved father of Peter; Nikki; Debbie, and their partners, and a loved grandad and great-grandad. Messages to The Currey Family, c/- PO Box 6035, Ashburton 7742. A private service for Peter will be held. 0800... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Trevor DANIELL
DANIELL, Trevor John:Past President and long-time member of Kapiti Grey Power. Keen contributor to his community. On Monday, November 29, 2021, peacefully at home. Aged 88 years. Beloved husband of the late Daphne, and amazing Dad to Annette and the late Les, Melanie and Pete, Wendy... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Matt DAVISON
DAVISON, Matt:Matt died very suddenly on August 18, 2021 in Wanaka. Kassandra (Jackson) and their sons Lachlan and Fletcher, along with Matt's parents (Penny and Brian) and brothers (Richard and Nick) wish to thank everyone for the messages of support and tributes received. These... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Joan DODGE
DODGE, Joan:Registered NurseOn December 2, 2021 peacefully at Colwyn House Hastings; aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Kelvin, and loved mother and mother-in-law of Jenni and Bruce Hodgson, Tim and Vicki, Sally and Walt Rutgers, Cate, and Rachel. Loved by her many grandchildren... Read More
Dunstalls Funeral Directors
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Alastair DONALDSON
DONALDSON, Alastair Craig: Passed away suddenly at MacKay, North Queensland, on November 8, 2021, aged 61 years. Husband of Paula and father of Hugh and Ryan. Son of the late Rose and Bill Donaldson and brother of Janice and Grant. Brother-in-law of Adrian and uncle of Bede and Eleanor... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
David EASTERBROOK
EASTERBROOK, David Wells:DOB 22.05.33 passed away in Adelaide on October 29, 2021 peacefully and surrounded by family (thanks to technology). Third child to Harold and Dorothy Easterbrook (Irwell) born in May 1933. He is survived by his daughters Alison (USA), Dale (Australia) and... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Samuel FLUTEY
FLUTEY, Samuel James:A celebration of Sam's life will be held at the John Rhind Chapel, entry from London and Whitmore Streets, Christchurch, This Day (Saturday), at 11.00am. This service will be a My Vaccine Pass entrance only. Please allow plenty of time to have your Pass scanned... Read More
John Rhind Funeral Directors
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Roger FOWLER
FOWLER, Roger Murray: On December 1, 2021, peacefully in his 92nd year. Adored and treasured husband of Nancy, deeply loved Dad of Anne (Dillon) and Kathryn Fowler, father-in-law and friend to Rex Dillon and Wal Oakley, and beloved grandad of Kelly Fowler, Michael (Sydney) and Jennifer... Read More
John Rhind Funeral Directors
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
in memoriam
Alison HANNA
HANNA, Alison Isabel: 29 April 1931 - 4 December 2019 2 years have passed Remembered with love- Bev, Pam, Robert, Marg, and families. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Joy HANNA
HANNA, Joy Marina: On November 30, 2021, now at rest. Much loved wife of the late Mason, adored mum of Clint, Scott, and the late Kathy, and the late Earl, much loved mother-in-law of Rosie, precious nana of Lizzie, and Tori; Courtney, and Stephanie; Shiree, and Tim, great-grandmother... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
David HEANEY
HEANEY, David Ian: 12.3.1944 - 26.11.2021 Passed away at Pindara Hospital, Queensland, after a short battle with cancer and has been cremated. Father and grandfather of Megan and family. Brother and friend of John and Gowan and family, Michael and Carolyn and family. Private service... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Keith HOOPER
HOOPER, Keith Ian:On November 29, 2021, peacefully at Rose Court Rest Home, in his 75th year. Dearly loved son of the late Henry and Vera Hooper. Keith was loved by his extended family, both here in New Zealand and in Australia. Messages to the family of the late Keith Hooper, c/-... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Bernard JOHNS
JOHNS,Bernard Sydney (Bernie):On Sunday, November 28, 2021, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital; aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Ngaire, much loved father and father-in-law of Craig, Graeme and Grace, Kim and Peter Mills, loved Pop of Nicola, Gina; Brianna, Jayden, Trelise,... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Peter JONES
JONES, Peter Raphael: On November 30, 2021 peacefully at Elms Court Village, aged 91 years. Dearly loved Husband of the late Jean, much loved father and father-in-law of Derek and Adele, and Lynley and Mark. Loved and respected granddad of Jared and Maria, Brett, Nick, and Chelsea... Read More
Published in The Press from Dec. 2 to Dec. 4, 2021.
Ruby JONES
JONES, Ruby Martha:1926 - 2021Died peacefully on November 25, 2021. Much loved wife of Denzil (dec). Loving mother and mother-in-law of Rodney and Frances, Lynne and Greg, and Lesley. Grandmother to Simon and Kara, Jemma (dec). Tessa and Jack, Olivia and Jackson.Great-grandmother... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Rosalie KINGSTON
KINGSTON,Rosalie Mary (née Langton):Passed peacefully at Addington Gardens, aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Russell. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Susan; Brian and Alex; Kevin and Greta; and Jo and Warwick. Loved Gran of Tyler; Zyra, and Milan; Shayna, Jake, Josh... Read More
Bell, Lamb & Trotter Funeral Directors
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Deane MACHON
MACHON, Deane:Passed away peacefully at Summerset in the Sun, on November 29, 2021, aged 90 years. Much loved husband of Marion and the late Leona. Loved father and father-in-law of Vaughan and Susan. Treasured stepfather of Thomas Mayo. Special thanks to the caring staff at Summerset... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Audrey MATSAS
MATSAS, Audrey Margaret Burson: On December 1, 2021, peacefully at Anthony Wilding Village, aged 94 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Dr Marc Matsas, loved mother of Michael, Nigel, Nicholas and Richard, loved mother-in-law of Theresa, Diane, Christine and Zoe, and beloved Nana... Read More
Hope Funerals Christchurch
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
in memoriam
Joseph MCCORMICK
McCORMICK, Joseph Francis (Frank):You left us one year ago today, We miss you beyond words,Love you beyond measure,Always forever in our hearts.- Bernie (Mum), Vicki, Malcolm, Mitch and Daley Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Kenneth MILNE
MILNE, Kenneth Hugh:Passed away peacefully on November 29; in his 95th year. Dearly loved husband of Jean for 70 years; loved father and friend of Janet and Mark Bezzant, Margaret and Ian Crozier. Special thanks to the staff of Park Lane Rest Home for their exceptional care of Kenneth... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Michael MOLINEAUX
MOLINEAUX, Michael Kirby: On November 5, 2021 in Basel, Switzerland, aged 62 years. Much loved youngest son of the late Judge Paul Loxton Molineaux and Barbara Elizabeth Molineaux. Much loved partner of Yvonne. Loved younger brother of Christopher, and Janet and brother-in-law to... Read More
Lamb & Hayward Westpark Chapel
Published in The Press from Nov. 13 to Dec. 4, 2021.
Anne MURRAY
MURRAY, Anne (nee Fitzgerald): 26.7.1933 - 18.8.21 A Memorial Celebration of Anne's life will be held at Rossburn Receptions, Spark Lane, Rangiora on Sunday December 12 at 3 pm. Due to government regulations all attendees must produce a Vaccine Pass. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Frank OVEREND
OVEREND, Frank Norman:On December 1, 2021, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved husband of Angela, much loved father of Paul, Daniel, and the late Matthew, loved father-in-law of Karen, Claire, and Nic, adored grandad of Jack... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Ciceley PEARSON
PEARSON, Ciceley:On December 1, 2021, peacefully at The Oaks Rest Home, Christchurch. In accordance with Ciceley's wishes a private cremation has been held. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Tom PELL
PELL, Tom: Passed peacefully on November 26, 2021, aged 102 years. Loved husband of the late Sally, beloved father of Graham, and Gillian, and a much loved granddad. Will be sadly missed by family and friends. At Tom's request, a private cremation has been held. Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Bruce PICKETT
PICKETT, Bruce James:Passed peacefully on November 27, 2021 at Christchurch Hospital. Dearly loved husband of Lyn, loved father and father-in-law of Ian and Ellen, and Rod and Tracy. Adored Gramps of Gabi, Ethan, and Hannah, and the four Furries. Loved brother of John, and brother... Read More
Published in The Press from Dec. 1 to Dec. 4, 2021.
Anne ROBERTS
ROBERTS, Anne (nee Davidson):We wish to advise that Anne passed away peacefully on November 23, 2021. Loved daughter of Grace and Snow Davidson (both deceased). Fun loving sister of Margaret, Stu, John and Maureen, Ian and Lorraine, Glenda and Seaton, Chris and Gordon, Lynda, and... Read More
Mainland Funerals
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Timothy RUDDENKLAU
RUDDENKLAU, Timothy:Charles, Dorothy, Kim, Shane, Arthur, Britta, Nick, Sarah and families wish to sincerely thank everyone for the love, kindness and support shown to them since Tim's death on October 25, 2021. We are extremely grateful and have been very comforted by all the phone... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Margaret SEWELL
SEWELL, Margaret Isabel (Margie): It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the unexpected and sudden passing of Margie on Saturday, November 27, 2021. Beloved wife of Rupert, adored mother of Ellen, Jessica, Pia, Caroline, and Lilly and awesome grandmother of Claudia, Annabelle... Read More
Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2021.
Georgi SIMPSON
SIMPSON,Georgi (nee Haddock):Passed away peacefully after a life lived to the full, at Nelson Tasman Hospice on Wednesday, November 17, 2021; aged 91 years. Loved by her late husband Doug, her children Kea (Graeme), Robin and Michael, and his wife Angela. Devoted grandmother of Greer... Read More
Published in The Press from Nov. 29 to Dec. 4, 2021.
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