Wellington, Wellington


BEATTIE,Matthew David (Matt): Y759390 Lt Col (rtd), Colonel Commandant of the Royal Regiment of New Zealand Artillery. Peacefully on 9th September 2019, surrounded by Sarah, Emilie, Alex and Hannah, to whom he was a much loved husband and father. A greatly loved brother of his siblings and their...

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Tim Carnachan

My huge condolences to Matt's family and work family. I had the privilege of negotiating many contracts with Matt over a number of years. A true businessman and gentleman!

As a close friend of Emilie's from Melbourne, my deepest condolences to you and your mum and brother, wider family and friends.

I am so very sorry for your loss after a long heath battle. How strong and loving you have all been.

Matt would have been so grateful to you all through the challenging times and great times. He has clearly touched many lives and it will be a great loss to so many.

Embrace your memories of times spend with him over the years.

Sending love and prayers to Sarah, Emilie, Alex and Hannah.

Farewell Matt and thank you for the fond memories of the times our paths have crossed. Sarah and family our sincere condolences. Chris and Janice Groube

Sarah and Family,
We are so sorry to hear about Matt. Know that we are thinking of you all, and sending much love.

A wonderful chap with great enthusiasm. Too early, Geoffrey Bowes lt Col (Rtd)

My dear Sarah

We did not meet in either my visits to NZ or during Mstt's many visits to Cervantes in Western Australia however he regaled many many stories of his joy and love for you and Alex and Emiliie.

Matt was such an important part of the BSS family and will be sorely missed as a business partner and dear friend.

I sit in Sydney airport on my way to Wellington for Mondays celebration of such an outstanding man and I simply remember the red wine, the...

Farewell Matt. Rest in Peace.
Condolences to Matt's family.
Kevin Baff, Stirling, NZ