Funeral Notices – Thursday 6th September
If you would like your recently lost loved ones death/funeral notice 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.
GAVAN Colin James (Wobbles) Passed peacefully on Tuesday 4 September 2018. Loved son of Heather. Loved Dad of Dane, Rowan, Mason and Aroha. Loved Grandfather, brother and Uncle to all his family. Colin will be resting at 88 Walker Street Riverton until his service. A funeral for Colin will be held on Saturday 8th September at 10am, Colac Bay Hall, Manuka Street. Interment at Riverton Cemetery will follow. Messages to 88 Walker Street, Riverton. Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons Ltd, FDANZ frasersfunerals.co.nz
BUXTON, Edith May. Of Cromwell, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2018, at home, with family by her side. Loved wife of Alan, much loved mother of her children and grandmother of her grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations for the Christian Mission may be left at the service. A service to celebrate Edith’s life will be held at the Cromwell and Districts Presbyterian Church, 10 Elspeth Street, Cromwell, on Friday, September 7, at 1.30pm, followed by an interment. Messages to: The Buxton Family, 21 Lawrence Street, 2RD, Bannockburn, Cromwell 9384. Cared for by Affinity Funerals Central Otago & Lakes District F.D.A.N.Z.
PRICE, Cecil John. After a long illness on Monday, September 3, 2018; aged 79 years. Dearly loved husband of Betty, much loved father and father-in-law of Tony and Donna, Sondra and Tudor Newton, Rebecca and the late Bonki, loved Papa of all his grandchildren, loved brother and brother-in-law of Bruce and Mollie Williams, Wilfred and the late Gloria, and John and Cathy. In accordance with Cecil’s wishes a private cremation has been held. Messages to 78 O’Hara Street, Invercargill.
WELLS, Grant Eugene. Unexpectedly at home on Monday, September 3, 2018; aged 50 years. Dearly loved partner of Debz, much loved father and father-in-law of Daniel and Chanelle, Ranui and David, Pania and Vinno, and Beau. Loved grandad of Trahern, Jett, Piper, Lachlan, Tamel, Rebekah, and DJ. Grant will be resting at home until his service which will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill on Friday, September 7, at 1.30pm. Private cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Child Cancer would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 1 Henderson Street, Invercargill 9812.
LANCASTER, Betty Lorraine (nee Heenan). Passed away peacefully at Bishop Selwyn Rest Home, Christchurch, on Sunday, September 2, 2018, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Les. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Jayne and Matt, Paul and Bronwyn, Barry and Nicola. Much loved Nanny of Justin, Aimee, April, Kelly, Skye, Paige and Jesse. Great-Nanny of Maddie, Seth and Savanah. Will be sadly missed by extended family and friends. Many thanks to the staff at Bishop Selwyn for all their loving care of Betty for the last five years. Messages to the Lancaster family, c/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013, or www.heavenaddress.co.nz. In lieu of flowers donations to the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ online only at bit.ly/bllancaster0209. A Funeral Service for Betty will be held at the John Rhind Chapel, entry from London and Whitmore Streets, Christchurch, on Monday, September 10, 2018, at 1.00pm, followed by a private cremation.