Funeral Notices – Thursday 21st March
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CLEAVER, Richard Albert John. On March 19, 2019 peacefully at Oamaru Hospital. Aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Shirley and the late Doreen, much loved father and father-in-law of Dianne and Ross (Christchurch), Lilly (Australia,) Kay and Ian (Oamaru), Paul and Alexis (Invercargill), Lyn and Des (Auckland), and the late Murray. Loved granddad of Sarah, James, Ricky, Travis, Tony, Ebony, Quinton, and Xavier. Loved friend to Shirley’s family Wayne, Brian, and Shona and their families, Shaun, Mark, Mason, Claire, Jack, Tom, Nick, Tegan, Danielle and Gina, and loved great-granddad of all his great-grandchildren. A service to celebrate Richard’s life will be held at the Weston Community Church, 48 Main Street, Weston, tomorrow, Friday, March 22, commencing at 1.30pm, followed by interment at the Oamaru Lawn Cemetery. Messages to 26 Walbrook Crescent, Oamaru 9400.
GIBBONS, Shane David (Scrub). The result of an accident in the Hollyford Valley on Monday, March 18, 2019, aged 50 years. Best and dearest loved soulmate of Bridget, loved father of Jack and Janey, and eldest son of Ann and the late Bob Gibbons. A service for Scrub will be held at his home, Whare Creek, 2211 Blackmount-Redcliff Rd, Te Anau, on Saturday, March 23, at 1.00pm, private cremation to follow. Messages to Whare Creek, RD1, Te Anau 9679.
GRAY, Alister Derek (Wizzy). J18385 Abel Seaman RNZN. In his 70th year. (Peacefully) after a long and courageous battle on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, surrounded by his loving family at home, Mataura. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Sue. Much loved Dad and father-in-law of Kaylee and Jock McNally (Oturehua), Paul and Beth (Gore). Dearly loved Grandad of Logan, Ben, Mitchell, and Claudia; Oliver, Lachlan, and Georgina. ‘Rest in Peace’ ‘We loved and admired your strength of character’
Requiem Mass for Alister will be celebrated in the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Ardwick Street, Gore, on Tuesday, March 26, at 11.00am, then leaving for the Mataura Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be left at the service for the Gore Hospital Family Room. Rosary will be recited in the Church on Monday evening at 6.00pm. Messages to 5 Argyle Street, Mataura 9712.
KING, Donald William (Don). Formerly of Mosgiel; On March 19, 2019, peacefully, at Marne Street Hospital, Dunedin; aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Daphne, loved father and father-in-law of Douglas (Doug), Gordon and Vicky, Norman and Gail (Christchurch), Malcolm and Gillian (Christchurch), and Lance and Theresa, and a much loved grandfather and uncle. A service for Don will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Tuesday, March 26, at 2.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9053.
PASCO, Alison Jane (Jane). Suddenly at Southland Hospital on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Loved wife of the late Mike. Loved mum of Bianca and Simone. Loved daughter of Lyn* and Wattie* Lilley. Loved sister and sister-in-law of David* and Eve Lilley, Peter and Anthea Lilley, John and Donna Lilley. Loved daughter-in-law of Jean* and Mick* Pasco. Loved sister-in-law to Robin* and Bill* Watson, Ron and Dorothy Pasco, Maurice Pasco. Loved Auntie Jane to all her nieces and nephews and their families. Special friend of Alwyn, Shona, Pat, Raylee, Jen and Ann. A special thanks to mum’s caregivers. Donations for the Blind Foundation guide dogs would be gratefully accepted and can be made at the service. A service to celebrate Jane’s life will be held at the Southland Crematorium, on Monday, March 25, at 10.00am. Messages to 28 Benhar Street, Dunedin. (*denotes deceased) mwfunerals.co.nz
PRATTLEY, Carol Anne (Carrie). Peacefully at home in Riversdale on Wednesday, March 20, 2019; aged 65. Dearly loved wife of Noel. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Daniel (Dunedin), Mark and Jo. Loved Grandma of Beau. A service to celebrate Carol’s life will be held at 1.00pm, on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the Riversdale Presbyterian Church, followed by an interment at the Riversdale Cemetery. Messages to 40 Newcastle Street, Riversdale 9744.
TIMMS, Laura Mai (Mai) (nee Cloughley). Unexpectedly at Dunedin Public Hospital on Thursday, March 14, 2019, aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of Noel for 62 years, much loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of John and Rose, the late Julie, the late Stephen, and Janine. Loved sister and sister-in-law of the Cloughley and Timms families cherished Aunty and friend to many. In accordance with Mai’s wishes a private family service has been held. Messages to 27A Ashworth Street, Alexandra 9320.
HATTRILL, David John. 9.12.1967 – 21.3.2013
Treasured son and brother.
Loved and remembered everyday.
Rest Easy Sunshine.
Love from Mum and Dad, Richard, Kerry, Sue and Paul.
One year ago today we said goodbye to our dear Aunty Es. Love and miss you dearly. Love from Jenny and Mel.