Funeral Notices – Thursday 31st October
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BENNETTS, Tony “Stones”.
Of Queenstown, at home on October 28, 2019, aged 57. Loved Hun of Tanz, adored father of Leigh, Kirstie and Josh; father-in-law of Richy and Jo; and a very special Pop of Aleeah, Tyler, Aiden, Kadie and Maddie.
Will be missed especially for his generosity, humour, kind heart and not forgetting Coruba – short glass, double shot, splash of coke, no ice.
A service to celebrate Tony’s life will be held at Moonlight Stables, 69 Morven Ferry Road, Queenstown, on Saturday, November 2, at 3.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to: 14 Remarkables Crescent, Frankton, Queenstown 9300.
Cared for by Affinity Funerals Central Otago & Lakes District FDANZ.
CORBIN, Jonathon Noel, (Jon).
Peacefully with family by his side at Hospice Southland on Tuesday 29th October 2019. Aged 47 years. Dearly loved Husband of Melissa. Loved father & step-father of Graham & Mikayla, Nicholas, Joshua, Shamus and Christopher. Loved grandad of all his grandchildren. Loved youngest son of Wattie* and Val* Corbin. Loved brother of Judith*, Glenys and Neil*, David and Raewyn, Barry* and Margaret, Darryl and Shirley, Roger* and Allana, and Veronica. A loved uncle to all his nieces and nephews. A service to celebrate Jon’s life will be held in the Southland Crematorium Chapel on Saturday 2nd November 2019 at 10am. Donations for Hospice Southland would be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Messages to 25 Huia St, Invercargill 9810.* Denotes deceased. mwfunerals.co.nz
EDGE, Philip Clifford.
Passed away peacefully, after a short illness, at home, Edge Road, Wendon Valley, on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, aged 87 years. Dearly loved brother of the late Fred, and friend of Pip and Bella. At Philip’s request a private cremation has been held. Messages to Pip Wilson, 335 Wendon Valley Road, RD3, Gore 9773.
McKAY, Noelene Hazel.
Peacefully in the loving care of Rowena Jackson Retirement Village on Wednesday, 30th October 2019, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Alexander (John). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Louise and Cliff Kelland, and Janet McKay. Loved Grandma of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Desmond* and Roberta* McNatty, Gwyneth and Ivor* Harris, Errol* McNatty, and Rhonda and Barry Taylor. Loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. No flowers by request. Noelene’s family would like to thank the staff of Rowena Jackson for their care of Noelene and her family. A service to celebrate Noelene’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street on Saturday, 2nd November at 10:00am, the service will conclude with a private interment. Messages to 14 Saturn Street, Invercargill 9812.
SHAW, Dianne Lorraine.
Died peacefully on October 27, 2019, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 81 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Leo. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Stephen and Erica Cooney; Denise and Pete Gaffikin, Greg and Mary Cooney, Pauline Saunders, Kevin and Bella Cooney, Bernadette Cooney. Much loved Grandma of Amy, Peter; Sam, Hugh, Lucy, Violet; Emily; Caitlin, Harry; Stephanie, and Jack. A much loved great-grandmother to all her great-grandchildren. Messages C/- 19 London Street, Richmond, Christchurch 8013. A Celebration of Dianne’s life will be held in our John Rhind Chapel, entrance from London or Whitmore Streets, Christchurch, on Tuesday, November 5, at 1.00pm.
Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 30 October 2019, with her family at her side; aged 94 years. Loved wife of the late Finlay, a much loved mother and mother-in-law of Alistair (Doc) and Raewyn, Vicki, Jill, Penny and Geoff Beckley, a loved and cherished Grandma of Rebecca, Brett, and Fraser; Chayse and Jess; and Noushka, and Adam, loved by all her great grandchildren. Family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff of Longwood Care Home for their love and care shown to Betty. In accordance with Betty’s wishes a private cremation has been held. Messages to Penny Beckley 282 Earnscleugh Road, 1 RD, Alexandra.
WEIR, Keith Allan.
Peacefully, on October 29, 2019, at the Otago Community Hospice, Dunedin; aged 62 years. Dearly loved son of the late Allen and Ivy Weir, a much loved brother and brother-in-law of Donald, Colin and Val, Alison and Ivan Webber, and a loved uncle to all his nieces and nephews. A service to farewell Keith will be held on Monday, November 4, at 1.30pm, in our Chapel, 12 James Street, Balclutha, then leaving for the Balclutha Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Balclutha St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left at Keith’s service. Messages to197 Kaitangata Highway, Stirling 9231. Doug Nesbit Funeral Services Ltd Balclutha & Milton
03.10.1987 – 31.10.2007
Loved son of Bart Burke.
“Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you”Love – Dad and Chrissy.