Obituaries

Obituaries2018-08-30T22:42:19+00:00

Peter David Hensman GODFREY

October 6, 2017

GODFREY, Professor Peter David Hensman. CBE. Of Waikanae. Peacefully at Kenepuru Hospital on Thursday 28 September 2017. Aged 95 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Sheila. Loved father and father-in-law of the late Belinda, Rachel & Simon

Esme FORD

October 5, 2017

FORD, Esme: Of Paraparaumu. Peacefully at Kenakena Rest Home on Sunday 1 October 2017. Aged 96 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Allan. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Gary, and Phillipa & Mark. Adored Nana of Melissa & Joseph, Rob &a

Jeffery Fergus (Jeffie) BORRELL

October 4, 2017

BORRELL, Jeffery Fergus (Jeffie): Peacefully at his home in Paraparaumu on 28th September 2017, Aged 83. Adored husband of the late Pat and later in life partner of the late Jocelyn Carlton. Dearly loved father and father in law of Shane and Teres

Wim van LEEUWEN

October 2, 2017

van LEEUWEN, Wim: Of Feilding, formerly of Christchurch and Holland.  On Monday, 2 October 2017, after a short illness.  Loving husband of the late Christina and the late Joan.  Much loved father of Monique, Ingrid and Yvonne; special father-in

Neil Munro HENDERSON

September 30, 2017

HENDERSON, Neil Munro: Of Waikanae Beach. Suddenly at home on Tuesday 26 September 2017. Aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband of Hesley. Loved father and father-in-law of Bart & Sharon, Murray & Maree and Nichola & Paddy. Loved Poppa of

Elsie Janet (Elsa) JENSEN formerly Adams

September 30, 2017

JENSEN, Elsie Janet (Elsa), formerly Adams: Musician.  Elsa passed away peacefully on Sunday, 24 September 2017, aged 91 years, at Riverside Lodge, Foxton Beach, surrounded by her family.  Loved mother of Ditte (Deeta) Nathan and Paul Adams; gra

John Henry PARKINSON

September 29, 2017

PARKINSON, John Henry: Of Paraparaumu. Peacefully at Wellington Hospital on Tuesday 26 September 2017. In his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of 65 years to Julie. Loved father of Chris, Barbara, Grant, Brett, Matthew and their partners. Loved Gra

Dawn BARCLAY-HOPKINS

September 29, 2017

BARCLAY-HOPKINS, Dawn: On Monday, 25 September 2017, two days before her 85th birthday – peacefully at Wellington Hospital, after a short illness.  Loved wife of the late Ian Hopkins, and devoted partner of Bill (Mac) McMillan.  Beloved mother

Theodoros (Theo) PALLIKAROS

September 28, 2017

 PALLIKAROS, Theodoros (Theo): Of Paraparaumu.  On Thursday 21st September 2017, peacefully after a short illness at Wellington Hospital.  Aged 79 years.  Dearly loved husband of Anna.  Loved father and father-in-law of Parthenope and Sam, Ge

Mary Violet (Vi) NEAL

September 26, 2017

NEAL, Mary Violet (Vi): Formerly of Raumati Beach. Peacefully at Winara Hospital, Waikanae on Thursday 21 September 2017. Aged 92 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Sid. Loved mother of the late Susan, and Gillian. Adored Grandmother, Great Gran

Keith James MORGAN

September 21, 2017

MORGAN, Keith James: Passed away at Wellington Hospital on Friday 15 September 2017, aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Pamela for 50 years. Much loved father and father-in-law of Lynette & Simon, and Yolanda & Darryl. Best Grandad to

Robert John POFF

September 20, 2017

POFF, Robert John: Formerly of Chile.  On Sunday, 17 September 2017, peacefully at Eldon Lodge, Paraparaumu.  In his 94th year.  Dearly loved husband and life-long companion of Marie, and loved and respected father and father-in-law of Christop

Cecily Teresa MORRIS (née Flynn)

September 20, 2017

MORRIS, Cecily Teresa (née Flynn): Formerly of Johnsonville and Whitby.  On Sunday, 17 September 2017, peacefully at Summerset Hospital, Paraparaumu.  Loved wife of the late Ray.  Much loved mother and mother-in-law of John & Helen Morris

Jakob (Jack) LYSANIUK

September 19, 2017

LYSANIUK, Jakob (Jack): Of Paraparaumu. Passed away on Friday 15 September 2017 at the Mary Potter Hospice. Much loved husband of June, father of Annette and Michael, Grandad of Roman and Nicholas, father-in-law to Peter and Liv. His service is

Brian TRASK

September 19, 2017

TRASK, Brian: Of Paraparaumu, Peacefully at Kenepuru Hospital on Friday 15 September 2017. Aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Mary. Loved father & father-in-law of Kathryn, Michael, Anne & Brad, Gerard & Heather, Elizabeth

Joan Barbara HAASE

September 17, 2017

HAASE, Joan Barbara: On Tuesday 12 September 2017, at Eldon Lodge, Paraparaumu. Aged 99 years. Dearly loved by Ian Nicol (dec) and V.N (Bing) Haase (dec). Beloved mother of Barbara & Jim, Graeme & Francie, Joanne & John, and Stephen &a

Colin Walter GROVER

September 17, 2017

GROVER, Colin Walter: Peacefully at Kenepuru Hospital on Wednesday 13 September 2017, after a short, sudden illness. Aged 74 years. Much loved husband and best friend of Jan. Loved father of Andrea, Suzanne and Damien and much respected by Dean, A

Marion GUY (née Isteed)

September 16, 2017

GUY, Marion (née Isteed): Formerly of Waikanae. Born in Heriot, Otago, on 15 February 1924.  Passed away peacefully at Eldon Lodge, Paraparaumu, on Sunday, 10 September 2017, in her 94th year.  Beloved wife of the late George.  Loved sister

Raymond (Ray) DUFFELL

September 14, 2017

DUFFELL, Raymond (Ray): Of Paraparaumu. Passed away on Friday 8 September 2017. Aged 87 years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Sarah, Chris & Sue, Kate & Greg, Andy & Liz. Cherished grandpa of Cam, Zoe, Amy, Conor, Matthew, Ti

Gary Haydn OPPATT

September 14, 2017

OPPATT, Gary Haydn: Of Paraparaumu Beach. Peacefully at Sevenoaks Hospital on Saturday 9 September 2017. Aged 78 years. Much loved husband and best friend of Doreen and the late Janice. Loved father and father-in-law of Karen & Roger, Rachel &

Iris May QUINN

September 13, 2017

QUINN, Iris May: Of Paraparaumu Beach.  Peacefully at Wellington Hospital surrounded by her loving family on Friday 8 September 2017. Aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Jim.  Loved mother & mother-in-law of Maureen & Rhys, Pat

Alexander William (Al) SEWELL

September 12, 2017

SEWELL, Alexander William (Al): 7-1-1933  -  7-9-2017 Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family. Husband of Peggy for 65 years. Dad of Karen & Merv, Val & Johnson. Grandee of Adam & Kath, Callum, Stacey & Eugene, Al

Byngham YELVERTON

September 11, 2017

YELVERTON, Byngham: Peacefully on Saturday 9 September. Aged 101 years. Dearly loved husband of Joyce for 76 years. Loved father of Kay (dec) and Joy. Loved Grandfather of Trina, Andrea, Tracy, and Steven and his 5 Great Grandchildren. Sincere tha

Raymond Peter (Peter) WRIGHT

September 11, 2017

WRIGHT, Raymond Peter (Peter): Of Paraparaumu.  Peacefully at Wellington Hospital, on Friday, 8 September 2017.  Aged 75 years.  Dearly loved husband of Irene.  Loved brother and brother-in-law of Lorraine, and Alan & Susan, and a loved un

Glenise Mary HARRINGTON

September 8, 2017

HARRINGTON/CONNOLLY, Glenise Mary: Of Waikanae. Died peacefully at Charles Fleming Retirement Village on Tuesday 29 August 2017. Former wife of Leo. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Susan, the late Robyn, Stephen & Maiia, Peter & Jen