Funeral Notices – Monday 27th May
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CLEARWATER, Bryson George.
Of Alexandra formerly of Heddon Bush. Passed peacefully at Ranui Rest Home on May 24, 2019, in his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of Audrey, loved father and father-in-law of Anne and John (Palmerston North), Evan (Nelson), adored granddad of his grandchildren and great-grandchild. A memorial service for Bryson will be held on Wednesday, May 29, at 2.30pm, at The Alexandra Bowling Club, Molyneux Park, Alexandra. Messages to: 62 Bringans Street, Alexandra 9320.
GOLDSWORTHY, John (Goldie).
Unexpectedly passed away at Dunedin Hospital on May 25, 2019, aged 84. Husband of the late Dulcie. Special friend of Joan Thompson (Manuka Creek), Joan and Adrian Reid and family (Nelson). Afternoon tea at the Milton Country Club on Tuesday, May 28, at 2.30pm, followed by a service at 3.30pm. Messages to 1934 Milton Highway.
HASLER, Joan Mirie (nee Harris).
It is with great sadness we announce the unexpected but peaceful passing of Joan at Dunedin Hospital on May 23, 2019; aged 74 years. Loved wife of the late Kenneth, a treasured mother, mother-in-law and best friend of Jennie and Brian Jacobs, Toni Hasler, Carlee Hasler and Trevor Melvin, and the late Richard Hasler, loved Granny of Tasmin, Ireland, and Camden; Poppy, Oscar, Dahli; and Ava, loved great-Granny of Basil, loved daughter of the late Wilfrid and Mirie Harris, loved sister and sister-in-law of Ngaire Pannett and Bill Gold, John and Carol Harris, and a cherished and respected aunty of all her nieces and nephews. A service to celebrate Joan’s life will be held on Wednesday, May 29 at 1.30pm in the Balclutha Town Hall, Clyde Street, Balclutha, followed by a private cremation. Joan’s wishes were for people attending her service to wear something bright and colourful. In lieu of flowers, donations to the South Otago Cancer Society and the Balclutha Red Cross would be appreciated and may be left at Joan’s service. Messages to22A High Street, Balclutha 9230. Doug Nesbit Funeral Services Ltd Balclutha and Milton.
LIESHOUT, Christopher (Chris).
(Peacefully) on Saturday, May 25, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at home, Te Anau. Much loved husband and friend of Jan. Loved father and friend of Dean and Lauren, Lizzie and Darren, Loved stepdad of Casey and Brendon, Tegan and Dan, and Miles. Loved best buddy and Pop of Cooper. Beloved son of Bernie* and Rita* Lieshout. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Hans, Hank, Mieke and Paul, Liz*, Berny* and Aynslee, Frank and Nicole*, Simon and Julie. Adored Uncle of all his nieces and nephews and their children. Respected by the Wishart Family, Ross, Leita, Vicki, Fiona, George, Marcia, Reuben, and Ethan. A Service for Chris will be held in the Te Anau Club corner Pop Andrew Drive & Jackson Street Te Anau on Tuesday, May 28, at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be left at the service for Hospice Southland and Southern Lakes Air Rescue Trust. Messages to 89 Quinton Drive, Te Anau 9600 (*denotes deceased)
SEARLE, Harold Cuthbertson.
Passed away at Selwyn Wilson Carlile, on Friday, May 24, 2019, aged 82 years. Much loved husband to the late Audrey. Loved father and father-in-law to Carole and David, and Kathy and TK. Grandad to Melissa, Jayden, Samuel, Joseph, Tiana and Cody.
‘Resting peacefully with his beloved saviour’
A funeral service for Harold will be held at Eastwest College Chapel, 21 College Drive, Gordonton, on Friday, May 31, at 2.00pm. All correspondence to the Searle family, C/- Kathryn Paraone, 21 College Drive, RD1, Taupiri. frasersfunerals.co.nz
WOODS, Mervyn J R (Jarden).
At home in Ann’s arms. Much loved and respected husband and sparring partner to Ann. Father of his children, Korina, Stacey, Rebecca, Damian and Danielle. Respected and loved Dad and father-in-law to Jason, Lisa and Josh, Corey and Suthasinee, Daniel and Sean. Much adored Grandad to Tyler, K’Lee, Caleb and Riley Renton, Chania, Hosanna, Ariella and Shalom-Hope Woods. Loved brother of Wilfred. A memorial service will be held at Mataura Presbyterian Church, Kana St, on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 10.00am. Messages to Woods family, 25 Burton Rd, RD4, Gore 9774. In the thoughtful care of J Fraser & Sons. Many thanks to our fantastic medical team, family and amazing friends for your continued support over the past 7+ years. Finally pain free. Online tributes can be left at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes