Obituaries

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

Lois (Louise) Elizabeth ALLARDYCE (née Swensson)

July 14, 2017

ALLARDYCE, Lois (Louise) Elizabeth (née Swensson): Promoted to Glory on Monday 10 July 2017 at Wellington Hospital. Loved daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunty and friend. Greatly missed. A service to celebrate Lo

Lynne Robyn HAY (nee Saunders)

July 13, 2017

HAY, Lynne Robyn (nee Saunders): Of Raumati Beach. Suddenly at home. Aged 65 years. Loved mother of Legare. Cherished daughter of Pam & Ray (dec). Loved sister and sister-in-law of Laurie & Rachel, Stephen & Sally, Murray & Pauline

Murray Edwin TROTT

July 12, 2017

TROTT, Murray Edwin: Of Pukerua Bay. Peacefully on Saturday 8 July 2017. Aged 61 years. Dearly loved and cherished husband of Sandra. Adored father of Nicola and Katie. Loved son of Ray and the late Dorothy (Palmerston North) and brother and broth

Grace MEYRICK

July 10, 2017

MEYRICK, Grace: Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Millvale House, Waikanae on Friday 7 July 2017. Aged 77 years. Dearly loved wife of Bob. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Jackie & Trevor, Andrew, Barry & Raewyn, Debbie,

Alan Roy PARSONAGE

July 10, 2017

PARSONAGE, Alan Roy: Of Waikanae. Suddenly on Friday 7 July 2017. Aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann. Loved father and father-in-law of James, and Philip & Anna. Proud Grandad of Bonnie and Eva. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Anne

John GROOM

July 8, 2017

GROOM, John: Of Paraparaumu. Peacefully at Wellington Hospital on Wednesday 5 July 2017. In his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of Dorothy. Loved father and father-in-law of Helen, Dyan, and John & Kim. Loved Grandad of Andrew, Joanna; Josh; H

Heather Joy (nee Early) SMITH

July 7, 2017

SMITH, Heather Joy (nee Early); 12/04/1957-1/7/2017 Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, following her journey with Multiple Myeloma. Aged 60 years.  Adored friend and loving wife of Duncan Bruce Smith. Much loved mother o

Viola Elisé MARWOOD neé Kraus

July 7, 2017

MARWOOD, Viola Elisé (Vi) - neé Kraus: Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, 4th July 2017, after a short illness.  Wife of the late Maurie, and mother of Mike & Lindy, Stephen, Kevin & Kim, Chris, and Rick & Michelle.  Wil

Norma Ellen WILSON (nee Woodhouse)

July 2, 2017

WILSON, Norma Ellen (nee Woodhouse): Of Paekakariki.  On 30th June 2017, in her 84th year.  Beloved wife of Gordon for the last 62 years.  Adored mother of Grant and Ellen; much loved mother-in-law of Dawn and John; and Gran Extraordinaire of J

Jean Kathleen HOWARD

July 1, 2017

HOWARD, Jean Kathleen: Formerly of Pakuranga, Auckland.  On Saturday, 1st July 2017, at Kenepuru Hospital, Porirua.  Aged 87 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon, and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Andrew & Qiaoling, and Chr

Skye Manaia PETRIE-FINDLATER

June 30, 2017

PETRIE-FINDLATER, Skye Manaia: Of Paraparaumu Beach. Suddenly at home on Monday 26 June 2017. Aged 13 months. Treasured and adored daughter of Warren & Jo. Special sister of James “Now Together”. Cherished granddaughter of Jim (Gaga) &

Sarah Irvine (Sadie) BULLOCH

June 30, 2017

BULLOCH, Sarah Irvine (Sadie): Of Kapiti.  Passed away quietly on Wednesday, 28th June 2017, aged 85 years.  Dearly beloved wife of Findlay, and much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynne & John.  Loved sister-in-law and aunt of Liz &

Lorna Reay MORTON (née Hodges)

June 28, 2017

MORTON, Lorna Reay (née Hodges): Passed away peacefully at Kenepuru Hospital on Thursday 22 June 2017. Aged 85 years. Beloved wife of the late Boyd. Dearly loved mother of Robert, Reay, Grant and Julie, and devoted Nornie of Katene, Jarrad, Shain

Dennis Everard LANKSHEAR

June 23, 2017

LANKSHEAR, Dennis Everard: Of Waikanae, formerly of Pukerua Bay. Died in Wellington Hospital surrounded by family on Sunday, 18th June 2017. Aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of Carol. Loved father and father-in-law of Wendy & Kimble, Stu &a

Doris HEAL (nee Renton)

June 22, 2017

HEAL, Doris (nee Renton): On Saturday 17 June 2017 at Village at the Park, Wellington, aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late John (Jack). Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Rosemary & Gary, and Judith & Irvine. Cherished Granny of Lo

Donald Edwin MATTHEWS

June 20, 2017

MATTHEWS, Donald Edwin: Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by loving family, on Tuesday 13th June 2017. Treasured husband of Mere Pulea. Loving Dad to Louise, Scott, Helen, Claire, Fiona, and Leilani. Loved Grandad of Jessica; Zara and Lul

Michael Rikihana ROPATA

June 19, 2017

ROPATA, Michael Rikihana: Peacefully at Eldon Lodge on Friday 16 June 2017. Aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Heather. Father of Vicki, Bridget, Timothy (dec), Michael and Sofie. At Michael’s request, a private service has been

Dorothy Agnes WESTON

June 16, 2017

WESTON, Dorothy Agnes: Of Raumati. On 12 June 2017, peacefully at Kena Kena Rest Home. Aged 94 years. Loved wife of the late Reg. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Beverley & Terry, Joye & Peter, Robyn & Jed. Loved Nana of Ann, Karyn &

Eric Jackson (Mick) PINKNEY

June 15, 2017

PINKNEY, Eric Jackson (Mick): Of Paraparaumu, formerly of Paremata.  On Tuesday, 6 June 2017, peacefully at home.  In his 84th year.  Dearly loved husband of Heather, and treasured father and father-in-law of Diane & John Braddock, Linda &a

Graeme Maunsell Douglas BEERE Winifred Margaret BEERE

June 13, 2017

BEERE, Graeme Maunsell Douglas: BEERE, Winifred Margaret (née Ward): Our family would like to advise the passing of both our parents. Graeme passed away peacefully on Friday, 2 June 2017, aged 95 years and Wyn joined him on Saturday, 3 June 20

Allan John ERSKINE

June 12, 2017

ERSKINE, Allan John: (NZ11711, A/POSM, RNZN, Korea). Of Paraparaumu.  On Wednesday, 7 June 2017, peacefully at home, with his family around him.  In his 90th year.  Much loved husband of Ria for 63 years, and cherished father and father-in-l

Avis Doreen McDOUGALL

June 11, 2017

McDOUGALL, Avis Doreen: Of Paraparaumu.  Peacefully at Sevenoaks Hospital on Friday, 9th June 2017.  In her 90th year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Angus.  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Andrew & Beth, and Leith.  Loved Nana of Emma

Helena Lilian (Lilly B) BILLINGTON

June 10, 2017

BILLINGTON, Helena Lilian (Lilly B): Of Paraparaumu Beach. Peacefully at Te Hopai, Wellington on Monday 5 June 2017. Aged 89 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Ray. Loved mother & mother-in-law of Lorraine & Graeme, Margaret & Greg,

Errol William NEAL

June 10, 2017

NEAL, Errol William: On Friday, 9th June 2017 at Mary Potter Hospice, Wellington. Aged 90 years.  Dearly loved and devoted husband of Joycelyn.  Deeply loved Father and father-in-law of Brent & Judy, Phil, Melodie & Dave, Jonathan &

Lorna Grace (née Stone) KELLY

June 9, 2017

KELLY, Lorna Grace (née Stone): Of Tawa. On Saturday 3 June 2017, peacefully at Cashmere Home, Johnsonville, surrounded by her family. In her 99th year. Dearly loved wife of the late John (Jack) Kelly. Dearly loved mother of Brian and Lee, Noel a