Obituaries

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

Patricia Gladys Irene (Pat) LAKE

November 23, 2017

LAKE, Patricia Gladys Irene (Pat): Of Paraparaumu. Peacefully at Eldon Lodge on Monday 20 November 2017. Aged 76 years. Loved and dedicated wife of the late Ronald (Ronnie). Loved mother of Bernie & Lesley, George, Gladys & Eddie, and Robe

William (Bill) DAWSON

November 21, 2017

DAWSON, William (Bill): Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Lower Hutt. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 15 November 2017, aged 91 years. Dearly loved husband of Mary for 64 years. Very much loved Dad of Carol and Robert, father-in-law of Julie, and Gr

Neil Ernest SMITH

November 20, 2017

SMITH, Neil Ernest: Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Christchurch. Passed away peacefully at Kenepuru Hospital on Wednesday 15 November 2017, in his 89th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Mere, and the late Glenys. Much loved father, father-in-law

Jill THOMSON

November 18, 2017

THOMSON, Jill: Of Waikanae. Peacefully at Mary Potter Hospice surrounded by her loving family on Monday 13 November 2017. Aged 76 years. Dearly loved wife of Dave. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Shari & Chris, Craig & Lyndel, and Viv &a

Louis SABO (Lajos)

November 16, 2017

SABO, Louis (Lajos): 28 June 1927 – 11 November 2017. 90 years old. Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Island Bay, Wellington.  A very proud Hungarian/Kiwi.  Husband of the late Liz (Toni).  Father and father-in-law of Maria, Kathy & Ross,

Janet Dorothy ROCHE

November 16, 2017

ROCHE, Janet Dorothy: Of Paekakariki, formerly of Wanganui. Peacefully at Eldon Lodge on Sunday 12 November 2017. Aged 72 years. Dearly loved wife and best friend of the late Ken (died Oct 2017). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Mike & Jo, Al

Carl AITKEN

November 15, 2017

AITKEN, Carl (“The Bearing Man”): Of Paraparaumu.  On Friday, 10 November 2017, after a long battle, at home in Marilyn’s arms.  Aged 72 years.  Adored husband of Marilyn, and also the late Bev; father of Gary & Julie, Michelle &

Doreen WILLIAMS

November 15, 2017

WILLIAMS, Doreen: Of Raumati Beach, formerly of Lower Hutt. Peacefully at Eldon Lodge on Sunday 12 November 2017. Aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Elywn. Loved mother of Glynis & Greg, and Malcolm. Loved Grandmother of Kylie, Brad,

Francis Redvers James (Frank/Mitch) MITCHELL

November 13, 2017

MITCHELL, Francis Redvers James (Frank/Mitch): (NZ13840, Ldg Sig, Royal Navy and RNZN, Korea). Of Metlifecare Coastal Villas, Paraparaumu; formerly of Waikanae and Wellington.  On Thursday, 9 November 2017, at Metlifecare Hospital, aged 93 yea

Francis Grenville (Frank) JOHNSON

November 13, 2017

JOHNSON, Francis Grenville (Frank): Of Paraparaumu.  On Friday, 10 November 2017, peacefully at home, surrounded by his family.  As Frank wished, a private cremation has been held. In lieu of flowers to the family, a donation in memory of Fra

Adrian Rau MOREHU

November 11, 2017

MOREHU, Adrian Rau: Of Paraparaumu.  On Friday, 10 November 2017, peacefully at home, with his loving family around him to the end.  Much loved husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend. Peace at l

Francis Grenville (Frank) JOHNSON

November 11, 2017

JOHNSON, Francis Grenville (Frank): Of Paraparaumu.  On Friday, 10 November 2017, peacefully at home, surrounded by his family.  As Frank wished, a private cremation has been held.  In lieu of flowers to the family, a donation in memory of Fran

Jonette Mary ELDER

November 10, 2017

ELDER Jonette Mary Jonette died peacefully on Saturday, 4 November, 2017, at Charles Fleming Hospital, Waikanae.  She was the beloved daughter of Bill and Zona Elder (deceased) of Palmerston North.  She was loved by her extended family, God Chil

David Barry (Chappie/Foxy) CHAPMAN

November 10, 2017

CHAPMAN, David Barry (Chappie/Foxy): Coast Coachlines owner and ex Publican.  Of Paraparaumu Beach.  Suddenly on 3 November 2017.  Aged 65 years.  Loved partner of Rosina (Roz). Father of Petrina, and Koreen.  Special loving grandad to his gr

Alan Howard Reginald BAKER

November 10, 2017

BAKER, Alan Howard Reginald: Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Lower Hutt.  On Monday, 6 November 2017, peacefully at home.  Dearly loved husband of Merrill, loved father and father-in-law of Kathryn & Anthony, Richard & Manuela, Andrew &

Patricia Thelma (nee Bly) DE MENECH

November 9, 2017

DE MENECH Patricia Thelma (nee Bly) On November 5, 2017, peacefully at home, aged 87 years.  Loved wife of the late Bruno.  Loved mother and mother in law of Angela & Tony Cooke, Danny & Rose De Menech.  Loved Nonna to Geoffrey & Ka

Annabeth Miriam KEW

November 4, 2017

KEW, Annabeth Miriam: Of Raumati, formerly of Wellington. Passed away peacefully on 31 October 2017 at Eldon Lodge. Aged 71 years. Husband of Alan, mother of Bonnie, the late Roz and the late Charles. Granny of Bess. In lieu of flowers, donations

Leonard Victor BEATTIE

November 3, 2017

BEATTIE, Leonard Victor (Len): Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Lower Hutt.  On Sunday, 29 October 2017, peacefully at Wellington Hospital.  Aged 87 years.  Dearly loved father of Wendy, Poppa of Kim & Chris, and Great-Poppa of Lachlan and Layla

Brenda Patricia LAWSON

November 2, 2017

LAWSON Brenda Patricia Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Summerset Paraparaumu on 27 October 2017 aged 95 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Tom. Darling mother and mother in law of Tommy (deceased) and Noeline, Fred and Irini,

Graham Douglas BELL

November 1, 2017

BELL, Graham Douglas Passed away after a long illness on 26 October, 2017 at Charles Fleming retirement Village Waikanae. Dearly loved husband of the late Rae and loved father & father in law of Seth & Jane, Mark & Deb, and Brendan. Ad

Jeffrey HOMER

November 1, 2017

HOMER, Jeffrey: Of Coastal Villas, Paraparaumu; formerly of Lower Hutt.  On Saturday, 28 October 2017, peacefully at Metlifecare Coastal Villas.  Aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Valerie for 67 years, and much loved and respected

Beverley Joyce FOX

November 1, 2017

FOX, Beverley Joyce: (formerly Withers, neé Beattie). Peacefully at Eldon Lodge, Paraparaumu on 28 October 2017. Aged 93 years. Much loved wife of the late Desmond Fox. Mother of Lynley, and Gregory (dec). Nanna to her Grandchildren, Leanne a

June Rosina (nee Rodie) GIBBS

October 31, 2017

GIBBS, June Rosina (nee Rodie): Formerly of Paremata.  Passed away peacefully on 25 October 2017, in her 96th year.  Cherished wife of the late Ray.  Precious mother of Shirley Arbuckle-Hart.  Loved mother-in-law of the late Danny and Ross. 

Colin Leslie ROLFE

October 30, 2017

ROLFE Colin Leslie passed away suddenly aged 57. Much loved and treasured Dad of Regan, Rebecca and Juan. Fondly loved by their Mum Vanessa and Sister Kristel. Much loved Grandpa to Nolan and Baby due very soon. Loved Son of Anne and Ron (de

Tony DUFF

October 29, 2017

DUFF, Tony: Passed away surrounded by his loved ones at Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North, on October 24 2017, aged 60 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Patsy. Loved father of Stephen & Zana, Pauline & Jamie, and Robbie. A lo