Funeral Notices – Wednesday 10th April
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BALLANTYNE, Cyril George (Jock). (Ex NZR) 17.08.1924 – 07.04.2019
Unexpectedly but peacefully at his home. Dearly loved husband of the late Isobel, loved father and father-in-law of Stephen and Lyn, and the late Christine, Trevor and Maureen, and Matthew, a much loved grandad of Sharon, Tania and Berend, Barbara and Bryan (Mouse), Justin and Tara, Amanda and Darren, much loved by all his great-grandchildren. A service to celebrate Jock’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill, on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 2.00pm, private cremation to follow. Messages to 84 Regent Street, Invercargill. avenalpark.co.nz
BARLOW, Ruth Elizabeth (nee Menzies).
It is with heavy hearts and great sadness we say goodbye to our beautiful wife and mother. After a long illness she passed peacefully at home with her loving family on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, aged 63. Dearly loved wife of David. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Brent, Leanne and Ricki Tangney. Special Nana of Hunter Barlow, Ruby and Pippa Tangney. Loved Nana of Liam, Amadee and Austin. Loved Great-Nana of Sunny. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Roger Menzies, Helen and David Todd, Joan and Jimmie Dodds, Beverley and Arthur Henderson. Loved aunty of all her nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice Southland would be greatly appreciated and left at the service. A service for Ruth will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2.30pm, at Fiordland Community Event Centre, Luxmore Drive, Te Anau. Messages to 17 Bowen Street, Te Anau. frasersfunerals.co.nz
HARDY, Michael John Selwyn.
Peacefully after a short illness at Hospice Southland, on Sunday, April 7, 2019; aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Carole. Loved father and father-in-law of Ben and Rachael; Alison and Steve Harper. Loved Poppa of Bay and best mate of Jasper. A service to celebrate the life of Michael will be held in the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Meldrum Street, Winton, on Thursday, April 11 at 1.30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made at the service for Parkinson Society Southland. Messages to 5 McWilliam Ave, Winton 9720.
RADFORD, Alison Wendy (nee Beker).
Passed away peacefully in Nelson on April 6, 2019, surrounded by family. Dearly loved mum to Justin and Ali; the late Aaron; Nathan and Wendy; Joy-Ann and Mike. A loved wife to Peter. A much loved Grandma to Ashleigh and Corban; Byron; and Holli-rose. A great ‘big sister’ to Wayne and Melissa. Messages to 17 Greenhill Road, Wakatu, Nelson 7011. In lieu of flowers, donations to Nelson Tasman Region Hospice, PO Box 283, Nelson would be appreciated. According to Alison’s wishes a private family service has been held. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date, details to follow.
TALBOYS, Lady Patricia Floyd.
Slipped away quietly on Saturday, April 6, 2019; in her 95th year. Loving wife of the late Brian. Loved mum and mum-in-law of Guy and Cindy; Drew and Debbie, and adored Nana of George and Gina. Treasured auntie and friend to so many. We thank the caring staff at Clare House who made mum’s last few months as comfortable as they could. In accordance with Pat’s wishes a private service has been held and mum has ended her wonderful journey. Messages to 90 Hall Road, Heddon Bush, 3 RD, Winton 9783.
THWAITES, Clara Jean (nee Cull).
Passed away on April 8 2019, in the care of Rose Lodge. Loved mother and mother in law of Colin and Joanne Thwaites, and Denise and Steve Sell. Loved Gran of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A graveside service for Clara will be held at the Edendale Cemetery on Friday April 12 at 3.30pm. Messages to 1723 Edendale Woodlands Highway, R D 3, Wyndham 9893. avenalpark.co.nz
BIRSE, Morgan Scott. 10.04.2001
– Dad, Mum, Mitchell, Linley and family