Funeral Notices · 8 Apr 2021

Funeral Notices – Thursday 8th April




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CARNAHAN, Russell Maurice:
Surrounded by his family at Southland Hospital on Saturday, April 3, 2021, aged 84 years. Dearly loved and cherished husband of Janet. Loved father and father-in-law of Peter and Jenine, Debra, and Susan and Drew Webster. A much loved grandfather to Amanda, Sarah, Alicia and Ricky, and great-grandfather of Charlie. Russell’s family wish to thank the staff at Queenstown and Southland Hospital’s and the Otago Regional Rescue Helicopter Service. A family service has been held. Messages to PO Box 2846, Wakatipu 9349.

CLOUSTON, Stella May:
Suddenly on Monday, 5th April 2021, aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Jack. Cherished mother of Barbara (Scotts Gap), and Christine and Dave (Temuka). Adored Nanny of Jack, and Emma. Loved sister & sister-in-law of Amy* & George* McAuley, Mary* & Mervyn Harris, Andrew* & Elma* Carron, Albert, Raymond, & Lew and sister-in-law of Jim*, Oscar, Margaret & John Shaw, and Ian*. A loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. A service to celebrate Stella’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill on Friday, 9th April at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 15 Seddon Street, Temuka 7920.

MORTON, Helen McLeod:
At Bupa Care Home Ascot on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, aged 100. Dearly loved wife of Les (dec), and mother and mother-in-law of Ann (Auckland), Ken and Jillian (Gold Coast), and Beth and Andrew (Wellington). Cherished grandmother to Carey (Newcastle), Kate (Auckland), Emma (Featherston), Hamish (London), Tony (Calgary), Andrew (Broome) and Harry (Canberra). Great-grandmother to Jack (Auckland), Lillie and Angus (Featherston), and Leilani and Awatere (Calgary). A private service has been held in accordance with Helen’s wishes. Messages to Beth McDougall, 109 Eskdale Road, Papakowhai, Porirua 5024.

O’CONNELL, Rosanne Doreen (nee Bain):
Passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday 7 April 2021; aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of Peter, beloved mother and mother-in-law of Megan and Vaughan Templeton, Martin and Suzana, Bernie and Tim Asquith, Annie O’Connell and Mike McGarry, loved Nana of Luke and Jen Templeton, Peter Templeton, and Rowan de Fonseca O’Connell. Funeral details to be advised in Saturday’s Southland Times and online. Messages to Unit 25, 10 Albany Street, Riverton 9822.