Edmund READ

  • "Fond remembrances of Uncle Eddie, Peter and Lois."
    - Peter & Lois Robinson
Service Information
John Rhind Funeral Directors
13-19 London St
Christchurch, Canterbury
033799920
Celebration of Life
Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020
1:00 p.m.
John Rhind Funeral Directors
13-19 London St
Christchurch, Canterbury
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Interment
Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020
4:00 p.m.
Greendale Cemetery
, Greendale Road, off Bealey Road
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Death Notice

READ, Edmund (Ed, Eddie):
Dearly loved husband of the late Francie, and dear brother of Frank and the late Winnie, Blanche, Gwen and Alf. Greatly loved and respected by his sons Grant, Stephen, and Geoff, and by their partners Lynley, Debbie and Normand. Treasured Grandad Read to Drew and Lani, Matt and Amber, Liz and Alex, and Rosie and Matthew, and Great-Grandad to Aniva, Caleb, and Natia. Ed passed on peacefully to his Heavenly Home after 95 good years, on January 7, 2020. Many thanks to the staff of Cashmere View for taking such good care of him in his final years. In lieu of flowers, donations to Biblesociety.org.nz would be appreciated and can be made online at bit.ly/eread0701 Correspondence may be sent to PO Box 33207, Barrington, Christchurch 8244, or tributes added to the guestbook at http://deaths.press.co.nz/obituaries/the-press-nz/htmlEd always liked to quote Rosetti, "sing no sad songs for me"; so, a Celebration of Ed's life will be held in the John Rhind Chapel, entry from London and Whitmore Streets, Christchurch, on Saturday, January 18 at 1.00pm, with a 4.00pm interment at Greendale Cemetery, Greendale Road, off Bealey Road.

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Published in The Press from Jan. 11 to Jan. 15, 2020
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