Funeral Notices – Monday 22nd July
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GERKEN, Wesley David.
Peacefully at Resthaven Village on Saturday, July 20, 2019, in his 77th year. Dearly loved husband of Joan, loved father and father-in-law, friend and Pop Pop of Susan and Martin; Kris and Dan, Vin, and Sienna; Kerri and James, Zoe, and Isla. A service for Wes will be held in Southern Funeral Home Chapel, 106 Hokonui Drive, Gore, on Wednesday, July 24, at 1.30pm, then leaving for private interment at Charlton Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be left at the service for St John Ambulance. Messages to 4 Martin Street, Gore 9710.
HARPER, Muriel Sarah, (Sally) nee Paterson. Peacefully with family by her side at Southland Hospital on Saturday 20th July 2019. In her 96th Year. Beloved wife of the late Athol. Loved mother & mother-in-law of Gail. Jim & Julia (Timaru). Loved grandmother of Keith. Trisha & Matthew. Loved great grandmother of Jackson. A service to celebrate Sally’s life will be held at the Lindisfarne Church crn Miller & Lindisfarne streets on Wednesday 24th July at 2pm, followed by a private Cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the Cancer Society would be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Messages to 124 Findlay Road, Invercargill. 9810. mwfunerals.co.nz
KEEN, Margory Alice. Peacefully in the loving care of Calvary Hospital and her loving family on Saturday, 20th July 2019, aged 97 years. Dearly loved wife of the late James. Loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of John and Sheren and the late Joanne, Margaret and Murray Weir, David and Debbie, and Michael and Donna. Loved and adored grandma of Gareth and Liz, Haydyn and Nicole, Jarred and Lauren, Katie, Melissa, Danielle and Brad, Andrew, Emma and Nigel, Roan and Alishia, Craig and Lee, Abbey and Travis and her many great grandchildren. Special friend of Marie Reynolds. A private service will be held. Messages to 87 Melbourne Street, Invercargill 9810. avenalpark.co.nz
KEEN, Margory Alice. Dearly loved daughter of the late John and Margaret Holloway. Dearly loved sister and sister-in-law of Pat and Alan* Tod, Rona* and Jim* Ryan. A loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. avenalpark.co.nz
LILLEY, Barbara Jean (Jean).
Peacefully at Calvary Hospital on July 20, 2019. Aged 74 years. Dearly loved wife of Don. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Ron (deceased) and Joy, Mike and Annemarie, Murray and Donna, Shirley-Ann and Dave. Proud and loving Nana of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
God looked around his garden and found an empty place,
He then looked down upon the earth, and saw your tired face.
He put his arms around you and lifted you to rest.
God’s garden must be beautiful, He always takes the best.
The funeral service for Jean will be held at J Fraser and Sons, cnr Esk and Doon St, Invercargill, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, commencing at 10.30am. Online messages may be made at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
SLOAN, Lana Holly.
03.05.1995 – 22.07.2016
It’s hard to lose someone you love, one who’s been such a special part of your life,
You made a difference Lana, Just by being who you were, We will always feel blessed that you were ours.
– Mum, Dad and Emma.