Funeral Notices – Saturday 6th July
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AULD, Robert John (Bob).
Passed away peacefully in Christchurch, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Beloved husband of Eleanor for 64 years. Loved son of the late Don and Jane Auld of Waitahuna. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Doreen (deceased) and Howard (deceased), Murray (deceased) and Muriel, and Hugh and Irene. Loved father and father-in-law of Paul and Nicky, John and Sharon, Tim and Paula, Andrew and Angela, Joanne and Paul, Shelley, and David. Special Grandad and Old Bob of Adele, Jeremy, Lisa, Nicole, Sophie, Cameron, Jamie, Georgina, Jack, Rebekah, Jacob, Daniel, Samara, Sarah, and Abbey. A loved Great-Grandad to his 7 great-grandchildren. Messages for the Auld Family may be sent C/- PO Box 39127, Christchurch 8545. At Bob’s request, a Private Family Gathering is being held.
BURKE, Beverly Marie.
Peacefully at Southland Hospital on June 30, 2019. Aged 90 years and 18 days. Beloved daughter of the late Dick and Eileen Kerr, and beloved sister of Joan and the late Lorraine. Dearly loved wife of the late Patrick Thomas Burke. Great mother and mother-in-law to John and Colette, Lorraine and Terry, Alan and Sunan, Anthony and the late Bernie. Grandmother to Danielle, Emma, Daniel, Mathew, Tania, Sarah, Melanie and Fergus and to her great-grandchildren. A service for Beverly will be held at St Mary’s Basilica, on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at 1.30pm, followed by an interment at the Eastern Cemetery at 3.00pm. In lieu of flowers a donation to The Blind Foundation can be left at the service. Messages can be sent to 20 Camden Street, Invercargill. avenalpark.co.nz
CAYFORD, Joyce Ernestine.
Joyce passed peacefully in her 97th year, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. Much loved wife of the late Keith. Treasured mum of Joel, Terry, Judy Gabites, Russell (deceased), Andrea, and Greg (Jim) and mother-in-law of Jan, Liz, Calvin, Mark, and Heather. Cherished Gran of Scarlett, Maddie, and Emily; Hannah, and Caitlin Booth; Tessa Taylor, and Blair, and Bridget Gabites; Nick, and Tim Wareing; Adam, and Daniel Brown; Ellen, and Lauren; and Great Gran of Brooke, and Mitchell Taylor; Alice, and Olivia Gabites; Ivy Brown; and Alexander Brown. Loved sister, sister-in-law and aunty to her extended families. Grateful thanks to the staff at Elloughton Gardens for their loving care of Joyce. A private cremation has been held. A family memorial service will be held in spring – Joyce’s favourite season. Notices and cards to Judy Gabites, 1 Lincoln Street, Timaru 7910
CLEARWATER, Margaret Andrea (nee Zuubier).
Passed away suddenly on July 3, 2019, aged 58. Loved wife and best friend of Greg. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Hayden and Lucy, Michael and Kirsty, and the late George. Loved Grandma of Ellie, Tom, and Georgie. R.I.P.
Funeral details to follow. Messages can be sent to 360 Waimumu Road, RD4, Gore 9774. Online tributes can be left at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
HAYES Jessie (Ruth) Previously Lamb (nee Yorke)
After a brief illness with her family by her side, on Friday 5 July 2019.
Dearly loved wife of the late Brian Lamb and the late Jack Hayes.
Loved Mum and Mother in law of Janice and Lindsay Broad (Fortification), Denise and Tim Conlon (Waimate).
Dearly loved Nana of Kristie and Logan Simpson, Natalie Broad, Zach and Abbie Jones.
Loved Great Nana Ruth of Mannix and Baxter Simpson.
Loved Sister and sister in law of Maurice and Maree Yorke, Beverley and the late Peter Hayes.
Loved Aunty of all her nieces and nephews.
Loved Sister in law and Aunty of the Lamb family.
A service for Ruth will be held on Tuesday 9 July, 1.30pm, Waikawa Hall.
Ruth will be resting with her family at Janice and Lindsay’s home at Waikawa.
If anyone wishes to send a message.
Private Cremation will follow.
Online tributes may be made on frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes.
Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons Ltd, FDANZ frasersfunerals.co.nz
HUCKLEBRIDGE, Sara (Judy).
On Monday, July 1, 2019, Sara passed away peacefully, aged 79 years. Loved wife of the late Robert (Bobbie) Hucklebridge. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Windsor Park Care Home for their kindness and friendship. A private service has been held for Sara. Messages to P Carruthers, 7072 Hyde Middlemarch Rd, Middlemarch 9596.
LEMMON, Vincent Owen.
Peacefully at Southland Hospital on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Loved brother of Paul (Australia). As per Vincent’s wishes a private cremation has taken place.
“Thank you to the staff at Glenbrae Rest Home for
the love and care of Vincent over the years”
Messages to PO Box 632, Invercargill.
McDONALD, Denford Tarris John.
John and Leone’s precious Tarris passed away peacefully surrounded by memories of his parents. Loved brother of Melanie and Todd and their families. Loved by Maria and Gilbert, and dear friend of Auntie Jean. Messages to PO Box 1061 Invercargill 9840. Family invite all members of ‘Club Tarris’ to his service at J Fraser and Sons, Cnr Esk and Doon St on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 commencing at 2.30pm.
Beth, Shane, Rachel and families would like to sincerely thank everyone for the visits, flowers, cards, baking and kind gestures following the passing of our Bruce; a loving husband, father, father-in-law and grandad. Special thanks must go to Edendale First Response, St John Ambulance, staff of Gore and Southland Hospital especially Medical, Respiratory and Oncology, Gore Health and HealthCare NZ (Vai) for their wonderful care of Bruce through his illnesses. Words will never be enough to thank you all for your support, kindness and love shown towards us all during this time. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement.
CLEAVER, Ronga Wallace.
Cheryl, Katrina, Keri, Janaya, Karaan and Families wish to sincerely thank everyone for their support during Ronga’s short illness and since his sad passing. We are truly grateful for the kindness we received with cooked meals, groceries, baking, flowers, plants, cards, visitors and many messages and phone calls. Thank you to all those who attended Ronga’s service and gave him a farewell he would of been proud of. Please accept this as a personal acknowedgement and heartfelt thanks from our family to you all.
COKOJIC, Ellen Margaret (nee Voice).
Drago and his family wish to acknowledge the kindness, support and generosity extended to them since the passing of Ellen. Special thanks to Hospice Southland for their special care and to Fr. Hook for his compassion and guidance during our sadness. We are all going to miss her so much. R.I.P.
Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement.
HEADS, John (Craik).
Craik’s family would like to extend their warmest thanks to each and everyone for your kindness, support and cards at Dad’s passing. A special thanks to the staff at Rowena Jackson for your loving care of Dad. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of thanks from the bottom of our hearts, we are truly blessed to be surrounded by a loving family and friends. Memories are gifts to treasure.
JENNER, Dylan Neil.
Lynda, Mark, Taylor and Emma along with Family wish to sincerely thank everyone for their loving kindness and support at this sad time of Dylan’s passing. A much loved son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin. The many messages of sympathy, flowers, food, baking, phone calls, texts, and visitors that we received were all very much appreciated. Thank you to Hamish from J Frasers for all your support, also to Judy Gregory for doing such an amazing job during Dylan’s service. Thank you to all that attended Dylan’s funeral service, sorry if we didn’t get the chance to talk was to overwhelmed with all the people, please accept this as a personal thank you from us all.