Funeral Notices – Thursday 13th September
If you would like your recently lost loved ones death / funeral notice or memoriam listed here, contact your Funeral Director for more information about this free service. They can also help you write the notice and offer other helpful advice and services in this time of need.
PURKIS, Joan Davidson. Of Invercargill. Passed peacefully on Tuesday 11 September 2018, aged 82. Loved wife of the late Arthur. Dearly loved Mum of Linda. Loved Grandma and Great-Grandma. A private cremation has been held by family. Interment of her ashes will take place at Southland Crematorium on Tuesday 18 September at 10am – all welcome. Messages can be sent to 75 Grace Street, Invercargill 9812. Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons Ltd, FDANZ frasersfunerals.co.nz
REYNOLDS, Mervyn Colin. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Gore Hospital, 12 days shy of his 78th birthday. Dearly loved husband of the late Sandra, much loved father and father-in-law of Karen and Peter Hume (Waimumu), and Kevin. Much loved brother of Rosalie, Athol, Desmond*, Alfred*, Ngaire*, Ivan*, Barry* and Dave*, and brother-in-law, uncle of all his nieces and nephews. At Mervyn’s request, a private cremation has been held. Messages to Karen Hume, 872 Waimumu, RD 4, Gore 9774. (*denotes deceased). Hammond & Ryder Funeral Services Ltd Gore, FDANZ – NZIFH.
JOHNSTONE, Ian Stanley. It is with extreme sadness that the family of Ian announce his peaceful passing at Southland Hospital on Friday, September 7, 2018. Dearly loved husband of Dorelle, and loved son of Winnie* (Winifred) and Dugald* Johnstone. Treasured Dad and father-in-law of Brenda*, Rayoni and Tony Lee, and Anita. Funeral to be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill, on Wednesday, September 12, at 2.00pm. Messages to 93 Jed Street, Invercargill. Flowers respectfully declined.
MATHESON, Joy Thelma (nee Horrell) Passed away peacefully at home with family on Sunday 9 September 2018 aged 96. Loving wife of the late Walter (Wattie) Matheson and much loved Mum, Mother-in-law, Gran and Great Gran of Dawn and Alan Harrison (Sydney), Fiona (Thailand), Nathan and Addi (Sydney); Trevor and Marilyn Matheson (Wellington), Guy, Sarah and Freya (London), Laura Kate (Wellington); Brenda and David Russell, Keir and Mariya (Dunedin); Karron and the late Jimmy Pink, Camelle, Bridgette (Auckland), Meghan (Christchurch). In accordance with Joy’s wishes a private funeral will be held on Monday. Messages to 90 Princes Street, Invercargill 9812. Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons
WATERS, Alma Elwyn. Peacefully on Tuesday 11th September 2018, in the loving care of the staff in Salisbury Wing at Rowena Jackson Retirement Home. Much loved and cherished wife of the late William (Bill) Waters. A loving daughter, sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Dearly loved friend of Warren & Vicki Burns. A service to celebrate Alma’s life will be held at the Southland Crematorium Chapel, Rockdale Road, Invercargill on Friday 14th September at 2pm. Messages to 80D Black Road, Otatara, RD 9 Invercargill 9879
CLARK, Alan Harold. Peacefully, on September 6, 2018, at Clutha Health First, surrounded by his family; aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Margaret, treasured father and father-in-law of Janine and Blair, Jason and Julie, loved Grandad of Ashley; Gemma, and William and a respected step-dad, Grandad and Great-Grandad. At Allan’s request, a private family service has been held. Messages to 26 Keinan Avenue, Milton 9220. Doug Nesbit Funeral Services Ltd Balclutha and Milton. dougnesbitfunerals.co.nz
HOOD, Diane Mary. On September 12, 2014 we lost the most amazing lady, soulmate, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, sister-in-law and treasured friend to so many people, young and old. Diane was a very special and involved community member in the Wakatipu for over 50 years.
Those that we love don’t go away,
They are with us every single day.
Forever in our thoughts Diane, you leave so many wonderful memories.
BORLASE Martyn (Horis). 13 September 2009
With love we remember a dearly loved father, husband and friend.
Forever in our hearts Love – Keriann, Neve and Wilson xx
ANDREW, Gordon Stanley. 13.12.1937 – 13.09.2017
It’s been a year since you left us but I think of you and shed a tear every day. I miss you so much Dad. – Brett