Funeral Notices – Saturday 16th November
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BATEMAN, Marjory (Marj).
Of Cromwell. Marj passed peacefully on November 14, 2019 in the loving care of the Vincent Ward Staff at Dunstan Hospital; aged 93. Dearly loved wife of the late Arnold and special mum to Ken (Cromwell) and Stuart and Michelle (Queenstown), loved sister of the late Edna Dyet, loved Nana to Damien and Grace (Melbourne) and Rachel and Graeme (Cromwell), loved great-nana to Dylan, Blake and Jack and very special family friend to Sue and Peter, loved Auntie Marj to all her nieces and nephews. Marj’s family are very grateful to the incredible staff at Home Care NZ, Ripponburn, Dunstan Hospital and the amazing support from Marj’s church family and wonderful Orchard Place neighbours. Donations to the Cromwell Resource Centre would be appreciated and may be left at Marj’s service. A Memorial celebration of Marj’s life will be held at the Cromwell and District Presbyterian Church, 10 Elspeth Street, Cromwell on Tuesday, November 19, at 1.30pm, followed by an interment at The Cromwell Cemetery. Please bring flower petals to celebrate mum’s love of flowers. Messages to: P.O. Box 1157, Queenstown 9348.
Cared for by Affinity Funerals.
HAGAN, Ivar Charlies.
Hagan, Ivar Charles: surrounded by his loving family on 3 November 2019. Dearly loved husband of June Hagan and dearly loved father of Catherine and Paul Burke (Wellington), Sue and Lindsay O’Brien (Invercargill), Stephanie and Dave Gridgeman (Darwin), Raewynne and James Wharerau (Invercargill) and Megan and Richard Houghton (Wellington)
Loved Grandad of: Shaun and Shar, Alana, James, Patrick, Kate and Graham, Monique and Nathan, Melanie and Rikki, Anita and Richard, Kieran and Laura, Lori, Rory and Katreena, Blair and Stacey, Hollie and Garth and Kayla and Anton.
Much loved Great Grandad of: Rhys, Otis, Lotta, Riley, Phoebe, Emily; Paige, Anthony Braxton; Haleigh, James, Lachie; Ollie; Max, India; Honour, Liam. In accordance with Ivar’s wishes a private service has been held. Messages to June Hagan Rowena Jackson Retirement Village: 40 O’Bryne Street, Waikiwi, Invercargill.
HARDIMAN, Joan Patricia.
Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at Gore Hospital, on Friday, November 15, 2019, aged 75 years. Much loved wife of the late Stephen, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law and Nana of Maree and Steven, Katie, Emma, and Jessica Bryce; Sharon and Tim, Ryan, Jake, and Ellie Foster; Patrick and Carole, Jade, and Melvin Hardiman; Diane and Craig, Olivia, Jasmine, and John McCoy; Janine and Nathan, Tyler, and Brooke Kroening; Sean and Tayeb, Sophia, and Bruce Hardiman. R.I.P.
Requiem Mass will be celebrated in the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Ardwick Street, Gore, on Tuesday, November 19, at 11.00am, then leaving for interment at Riversdale Cemetery (arriving approx. 2.15pm). Messages to 239 Pyramid Siding Road, R.D. 6, Gore 9776.
MALONE, Zita Mary.
Passed away peacefully on Hedgehope Farm on November 13, 2019. Aged 87. Beloved wife of Jack (in their 60th year of marriage), daughter Angela and son Michael. Cherished grand-mother of Christiana, Amelia, Madeleine, Natasha, Annabelle, James and Oliver. Requiem Mass to be held on Monday, November 18, at 1.00pm, St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Winton. Followed by wake and light refreshments at the Presbyterian Church Lounge, 11 Medium St, Winton, around 2.30 – 3.00pm. Info / messages to 027 212 290.
ROBSON, John Harvey.
On November 9, 2019, peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, after a short illness; aged 78 years. Loved husband, and best friend of Pauline for 52 wonderful years, the best Dad and Dad-in-law ever of Alan and Jude, Graham and Trudi, and Awesome grandfather of Jaimie, Callum, Shanaye, and Renee. Messages to the Robson family, c/- PO Box 111-01, Christchurch 8443. At John’s request a private family service has been held.
WATT, Charles David (Dave).
Dave passed away suddenly at Southland Hospital on November 9, 2019. Dearly loved father of Ian Watt (Melbourne). Proud grandfather of Ben, and Chris Watt (Sydney). Treasured brother of the late Bill Watt, John Watt (Auckland), and Lynda Mooji (Invercargill). As per Dave’s wishes, a private cremation has been held. Messages to 27 Bainfield Road, Invercargill 9810. avenalpark.co.nz
SOPER, Philip Leonard.
Zena, Trudy, Corey and Janis, Daviba and Pete, and their families wish to sincerely thank everyone for your support shown to us on the sudden loss of a much loved and cherished husband, dad father-in-law and Granddad. Thank you to those who sent flowers, cards, baking, groceries and visits, to those who attended Philip’s farewell service and made donations to the Cancer Society. Thank you to Dr Abraham Visagie, doctors and nursing staff at Clutha Health First, Accident and Emergency Department, Ward 4A and Oncology Department, Dunedin Hospital, St John Ambulance Volunteers from Owaka, the care and compassion you all showed us was greatly appreciated. Thank you to Martin and the Team at Doug Nesbit Funeral Services for their guidance and kindness, Thank you to Jude McNab for a loving and caring service that you provided. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of our thanks to you all.
10 years ago today
– Kevin and family