Funeral Notices – Monday19th August
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CATTO, Leslie John (Jack).
Passed away, peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Gore Hospital on Friday, August 16, 2019, in his 90th year. Loved husband of the late Grace, and loved and respected father and father-in-law of Pearl, Stuart, Bruce and Merril, the late John, and Alvin and Bev. Loved Grandad of Nick, Georgie, Jonny, Ryan, Alexander and Theresa, Hannah, Lisa, and Bradley, and great-Grandad to Archie and Alfie. A service for Jack will be held at Gore RSA Function Room, Bowler Ave, Gore, on Wednesday, August 21 at 1.30pm, then leaving for Charlton Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be left for St John Ambulance, Gore. Messages to 6A Grant Street, Gore 9710.
NEWBERY, Elvia Noeline.
Elvia’s family wish to advise relatives and friends of her sudden passing at home on Saturday, August 17, 2019. Loving wife of the late Harry, and mother and mother-in-law of Marilyn, Auriole and Wal, Nigel and Kerry, and Kim and Pene. Adored Nanny of Matthew and Cherie, and Natasha; Josh and Aimee, and Abby; John and Danelle, Tom, Kylie, and Jamie. Special Great-Nanny and Great-Great-Nanny to all her grandchildren. Friend to Brian, and Marise. A service to celebrate Elvia’s life will be held in the Temuka RSA, Lounge King Street, on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at 11.00am. Donations to St John Ambulance Temuka would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 26 King Street, Temuka.
O’CONNELL, Peter Anthony.
Passed away at home surrounded by his family. Peter kindly interrupted the rugby after a courageously fought illness on Saturday, August 17, 2019. Much loved son of the late Joe and Doris O’Connell. Treasured brother and brother-in-law to Kathryn and Les Roy (Rolleston), Brian and Barb, Red and Susan (Nelson), Kevin and Genny (Dunedin), Terry and Jules, Chris and Jude (Gore), Teresa, Joe and Victoria (Invercargill), Damien and Kay. Dearly loved uncle of Jonathan and Rachel Roy, Geoffrey Roy, Lauren and Glenn Pratley, Sean Reece and Sophie Josh and Jess O’Connell, Emma and Oytun Cevik, Bex and John, Nicholas, Pippa, Jack, George, Jessie and Albie O’Connell. A celebration of Peter’s life will be held in City Impact Church, 3 Hansen Road, Frankton, at 1.00pm, on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, followed by a burial at Queenstown Cemetery. Donations to Cancer Society Queenstown may be left at the service. Messages to 21 Panorama Place, Queenstown.
McCULLOCH, Albert Charles (Bert).
Two years ago today.
Those we love don’t go away,
They walk beside us every day.
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, still missed and very dear.
– Joan, Barry, Wayne, Karen, Ross and families.
WILSON, Shirley Anne.
Passed away August 19, 2009.
Three little words, Forget me not,
Don’t seem much, but mean a lot.
Just a memory fond and true,
To show Dear Mother we think of you.
– Love always Derek, Graeme, Fiona, Raewyn and families.