Funeral Notices – Monday 13th January
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BAIN, Ethel Dawn (Dawn) (nee Gunn).
Peacefully on Saturday, January 11, 2020, in Dunedin Hospital after a short, courageous and dignified battle, in the company of family. Much loved and cherished wife of Ken for 54 years. Loving and caring mother, mother-in-law and Grandmother of Stewart and Varn, Triton, Cody, Melissa, Aisha; Min and Lisa, Lochie, Danielle; Carolyn and Greg Marsh, Taylor and Tony, and Ash. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Layla. Dawn’s family wishes to thank the doctors and nurses at Dunedin Hospital’s ward 7A as well as those in ICU. A service to celebrate Dawn’s life will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2020, at 1.00pm in the Millers Flat Hall, 1665 Teviot Road, followed by interment. Messages to 16 Railroad Terrace, Millers Flat, Roxburgh 9572.
BENNETTS, Elizabeth Marian (Marian) (nee Hume).
Peacefully at Dunstan Hospital, Clyde, on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of Keith for 60 years, loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Colleen (Lincoln), Kay and Blair Stewart (Alexandra), and Stephen Jeffery (Roxburgh), much loved Nan of Megan; Timothy and Lucy, Samuel and Jess, and loved Great-Nan of Frankie. “A Courageous Lady” A special thank you for the exceptional care given from the medical professionals at Dunedin and Dunstan Hospitals. In accordance with Marian’s wishes a private family service has been held. Messages to 33A Larch Crescent, Alexandra 9320.
CALVERT, Shona Beryl (nee Cain).
Peacefully at Clare House, on Saturday, January 11, 2020. In her 93rd year. Beloved wife of Frank. Loved and treasured mother and mother-in-law of Brenda Stuart (Ashburton), Alistair and Kay, Judy and Steve Murch (Alexander), Sally (Australia), Irene and Kembal Davis. Loved granny of the late Brendon and Paula, Grant, Mark and Samadhi; Scott and Fiona, Ian and Elena, Peter and Anna; Carrie and Hamish, Mike and Julie; Daniel and Crystal, and Grace. Loved great-granny of her 17 great-grandchildren. A loved aunt to all her nieces and nephews. A celebration of Shona’s life will be held in the St David’s Church, Regent Street, Invercargill, on Friday, January 17, 2020 at 1.00pm, followed by an interment at the Eastern Cemetery. Messages to “The Calvert” Family, PO Box 632, Invercargill. mwfunerals.co.nz
LARSEN, Peter Carl.
On January 10, 2020, peacefully at Parklands Hospital, Christchurch, aged 84 years. Love husband of Joan for 60 years. Loved and respected dad of Alan, Paul and Neroli, much loved granddad of Levi, Henry, and Jack. Brother and brother-in-law of Ray and Marian Larson, Brian (deceased), Gordon and Isobel McIntyre, loved by all his nieces and nephews. A special thank you to the wonderful staff at Matai Ward, Parklands Hospital for the care of Peter for the last 17 months. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Peter Larsen, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Multiple Sclerosis & Parkinson’s Canterbury would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Celebration of Peter’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Christchurch, on Tuesday, January 14, at 10.00am. Private cremation thereafter.
SUTHERLAND, Beverley (Bev).
(Formerly of Gore).
Unexpectedly, on January 7, 2020, in Balclutha; aged 77 years. Dearly loved wife of Noel for 57 years, mother and mother-in-law of Sharron and Graeme Kelly, much loved daughter of the late Bob and Rita Smith, loved sister and sister-in-law of Lorraine and Winston Swan, and a loved aunty of her nieces and nephews. At Bev’s request, a private service has been held. Messages to 7/64 Essex Street, Balclutha 9230.
Doug Nesbit Funeral Services Ltd.
FRASER, Gordon Manson.
23.10.1927 – 13.01.2011
Beloved husband of the late Noeline.
Remembered always with love
– Jean, Helen, Laurence, Janice, and families.