Funeral Notices – Thursday 29th November
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BROWN, Joan Catherine. Passed away peacefully at Resthaven Village, Gore, on Sunday, November 25, 2018. Loved adopted daughter of Duncan* and Ruth Brown*, foster sister of Patricia and Eric, Charlie and Lorna. Maternal daughter of William* and Ivy Clarke*, loved sister of Grace and Mervyn*, Noel* and Doreen, Phyllis and Keith, Mike and Pat*, Alexander*, Donald and Jackie*, Trevor and Merlyn, Brenda and Gavin. A service to celebrate Joan’s life will be held in St Andrews Presbyterian Church, 2 Devon Street, Gore, on Friday, November 30, at 1.30pm, private cremation to follow. Messages to 103 Layard Street, Invercargill, 9810. (*denotes deceased)
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GIBB, Geoffrey Vincent. 13.11.1962 – 27.11.2018 A very special man who left us too soon after a very short retirement which he enjoyed to the fullest. A soulmate and much loved partner of Vicki. The best stepdad to Aaron, Aimee, Justin and their partners Karina, Duncan and Amy. Poppa Geoff to Oliver, Benjamin and baby bump. Treasured son of Win and the late Brian, a very special brother to Michelle, Berni, Steph, Julie and Chris, and an amazing uncle to his nieces and nephews. The siblings wish to thank his family and all who supported him through his journey. Special thanks to the medical staff and hospice for the supportive care during this trying time. A celebration of Geoff’s life will be held at Moutere Hills Cemetery, Gardner Valley Road, Upper Moutere, on Monday, December 3, 2018, at 1.00pm. “Gone fishing”
LENNON, Taika Theodore. Passed away suddenly at Christchurch Hospital, with Shelly by his side. Loved son of the late Marjorie (nee TeAu) and Bert Lennon. Loved brother of Alma, Ann, Alan (all deceased), Bruce (Kaiapoi), Shelly Hesson and brother-in-law of Archie Byron (Christchurch). Dearly loved uncle, great-uncle and great-great-uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Taika will be resting at home, 27 Digby Place, Bromley. Messages may be addressed to the Lennon family, C/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. In lieu of flowers donations to Cancer Society NZ would be appreciated and can be made online at bit.ly/ttlennon2511. A service for Taika will be held at the Canterbury Crematorium Chapel, corner of Linwood Avenue and Keighleys Road, Tomorrow (Friday), at 11.00am.
OLIVER, Edwin Murray (Murray). Loved brother-in-law of Jack* and Lorraine*
Turner, Betty and Graeme Deiley (Ashburton), Jim and Allana Turner (Mosgiel),
Lex* and Margaret Turner, Neville and Julie Turner (Christchurch), Murray
Turner (Invercargill), Russell and Liz Turner (Tauranga), Pamela Turner
(Christchurch), Helen* Turner, and loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews,
and greats. (* denotes deceased). frasersfunerals.co.nz
OLIVER, Edwin Murray (Murray, Muzza, Ollie). It is with great sorrow we
announce the passing of Murray on 23 rd November 2018. Peacefully, after a short
illness, surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved husband and best friend of
Lorraine, much loved father and father-in-law of Shannon and Jason, Renee and
Haydyn, Michael, and a much loved Grandad of Lochey, Tommy and Maeya.
Loved brother and brother-in-law of Judy and Bill Thornbury, Trevor and Noeline
Oliver, a loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews, and deeply missed by his
many friends. In accordance with Murray’s wishes, a private service has been
held. Messages to 208 Gala Street, Invercargill. frasersfunerals.co.nz