Funeral Notices – Thursday 14th March
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MACDONALD, Ewen Hector (Hec). On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Rowena Jackson Retirement Village, Invercargill (previously of Gore). Dearly loved husband of the late Thistle, loved father and father-in-law of Fiona and John Engel, Anita and Lloyd Thayer, Trudy and Chris Hamilton, and a much loved Grandad. Funeral details to follow.
MOLLOY, Russel. 5.1.1958 – 13.3.2019 It is with great sadness that we Russell’s family, inform you of his passing while in care of Longwood Care Home, Riverton. Russell is the eldest child of Margaret and Peter Molloy (Deceased) Colac Bay. Big brother, brother-in-law. uncle and surrogate grandparent to: Rosina and Eddie Halder, Kim and Andrew Watters, John and Jarryl Halder, Alexis and J.D, Lynley and David McKay, Travis, Kirsten, and Hemi McKay, Rebecca McKay, Neroli and Stephen Vile, Brodie and Amber Brown, Ciara, Declan and Bean, and Saphia Lambert. At Russell’s request his service will be held at the Colac Bay Hall, on Monday 18th March at 2pm, followed by interment at the Riverton Cemetery. Dress code to be bright and casual. Fire Brigade buddies to be dressed in casual dress, medals optional. A heartfelt thanks to staff and management of Longwood Care Home for their love and care of our bro. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Riverton Coast Guard would be greatly appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to PO Box 8 Invercargill 9840 avenalpark.co.nz
ROBERTS, Natalie Margaret. On Monday, March 11, 2019, in the loving care of Rowena Jackson Retirement Village; aged 89 years. Loved daughter of the late William and Ada Margaret Roberts, and loved sister and sister-in-law of Eileen and Michael Ferns, James Dearden* and Doreen Roberts*, and loved aunt of Brian and Elizabeth Ferns, and Donald and Anya Ferns, and Jennifer Ferns*, and great-aunt of Ronan, Brooklyn, Ruby and Liam. A service for Natalie will be held in the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, King St, Invercargill, at 1.30pm, on Thursday, March 14, followed by private cremation. Special thanks to the nursing staff at Rowena Jackson for their love and care of Natalie. Messages to 765 Queens Dr, Invercargill. (*denotes deceased) frasersfunerals.co.nz
SAUNDERS, Kaye Lynett. Kaye passed away at her beloved home in Riverton this past weekend, in her 65th year. She was the dearly loved and only surviving child of the late Enid & Bill, a loyal, amazing and much loved friend to many, and treasured family member to her extended family. A memorial service to celebrate Kaye’s life will be held at the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill on Saturday 16th March at 11am.
A memorial service will be held in Dunedin, date to be advised. Messages to 56 Rhodes Terrace, Dunedin 9015. avenalpark.co.nz
WHEELEY, John Neilsen. Peacefully at Hospice Southland on Tuesday, March 12, 2019; aged 80 years. Dearly loved husband of Sally. Loved father and father-in-law of Andrew, David and Tracey, Anna and Tim Boyle. Loved grandfather of Sam, and Molly; Caitlin, and Matthew (Jeebs) Boyle; and Angus. Special thanks to Hospice Southland and Dr Ewan Adam for their wonderful care. A service to celebrate the life of John will be held in the Winton’s Salvation Army Centre, 7 Dejoux Road, on Friday, March 15, at 2.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to 214 Park Street, Winton 9720.