Funeral Notices – Wednesday 16th September
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BATES, Kenneth John (Chas):
Passed away peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospice, on Friday, September 11, 2020, aged 71. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Lyn, adored father of Natasha and Sonya, cherished grandfather of Faith, Madison and Ngaire, beloved brother of Ngaire, loved friend and relative of many. At John’s request, a private cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2020, at 2.30pm. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, invitations have been sent to individuals who may wish to attend in person. For others who wish to view the service remotely via zoom connection, please email [email protected] Messages can be addressed to the Bates family, PO Box 35-046, Christchurch.
BULLING, Stanley Charles (Stan):
Passed away peacefully on September 14, 2020, aged 82, at Vickery Court. Dearly loved husband of Dorothy, father and father-in-law of Iain and Nicky, Phillip and Wendy, Gillian and Richard, Simon and Emma. Grandad Stan to Jamie, Michaela, Nicole, Sarah, Dana, Maia and Sophie. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Mary* and Stewart* Webb, Laurence Jackson*, Valerie and Colin Saunders, Ian and Vicky Williamson, Barbara and Allan* Fraser, Marj Fox and Avis Williamson. Loved Uncle of his nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers donations to Parkinson’s Southland would be greatly appreciated and can be left at the service. A private family service will be held at J Fraser and Sons Chapel, Corner Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill, Friday, September 18, at 10.30am. Due to current Covid19 restrictions, the service can be viewed via livestream link – frasersfunerals.co.nz/live-streams Messages to 32D Lowe Street, Invercargill or to Stan’s tribute page at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes (*denotes deceased)
COOK, Catherine Mary (nee Norris):
July 29, 1940 to September 14, 2020, passed away peacefully aged 80. Mum to four children she loved and cherished – Nicola (and John), Peter (and Melanie) in Australia, Michael, Sarah (and Matt) in England. Gran to five precious grandchildren she adored so much – Harrison and Oliver (Aus); Daniel, Andrew and Sebastian (UK).
Our beautiful Mum
passed away knowing her family loved her beyond measure and she will be missed forever.
Rest in Peace Mum and Gran.
A memorial service for Mum will be held at the Chapel of Memories, 32 William Street, Huntly, on Friday, September 18, at 11.00am to be followed in the future by a service and burial in Queenstown. All communications to the Cook Family, c/- PO Box 147, Huntly 3740.
HUTHER, John (29-12-1929 to 13-09-2020):
John passed away peacefully, on Sunday 13 September 2020, aged 90 years. He was loved by his family. A private cremation will be held. Messages to The Huther Family c/- Avenal Park Funeral Home, PO Box 1345, Invercargill 9840.
MORRIS, Rayna Foster (nee Baird):
In her 88th year. (Passed away peacefully) On Monday, September 14, 2020, surrounded by her loving family at Windsor Park Care Home, Gore. Dearly loved wife of the late George for 67 years. Much loved and treasured Mum and mother-in-law of Christine and Dave Hardisty (Evansdale), Grant and Robyn (Kaiwera), David and Bee (Cromwell), Susan and Trevor Stark (Pukerau), Jenny and Ian Mockford (Gore). Loved and cherished Nana of Katherine, James, Stuart, Jeffery, and Jenna; Victoria, Warwick, and Melissa; Anna, and Sara; Braden, Jared, and Gavin; Jack, and Jed, and adored great-nana of her 17 great-grandchildren.
‘A mother holds her children’s hand for a while and their hearts forever’
‘Reunited with George’
A service for Rayna will be held in the Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church, Ardwick Street, Gore, on Tuesday, September 22, at 1.30pm, leaving thereafter for the Charlton Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be left at the service for Hokonui St John Ambulance. Messages to 796 Clement Road, Kaiwera, 2 R.D Gore 9772.
PARKINSON, Pearl (Judy):
Passed away peacefully at Calvary Rest home on Monday 14 September 2020 with loving family by her side. Loving wife and best friend of the late Blue. Devoted and Loving mum of Annette, Philip, and Kim. Loving Malouie of Donald, Lee-Ann, Larissa, Quentin, and Leighton. Loving Great Grandmother to all her special Great Grandchildren, and a special Great Great Grandmother of Cameron, and Elias. Pita, and the late Maraea you were very loved by Judy and will be forever in her heart. A private service has been held. “A very special lady to many, you will be sadly missed”
A memorial service will be held for Judy and Blue in the North Island at a later date. Messages to 60 Ayresdale Road, Invercargill 9810.
SANDS, Ivan George:
Peacefully at Rose Lodge on 14 September 2020. Aged 80 years. Beloved second son of *Annie and *Ernest. Loved brother and brother in law of Alby, Ernie and Delma, Gloria and Mick Rooney, Wayne and Lynette (Australia) Much loved by all his nieces and nephews. Due to Covid – 19 restrictions a family service will be held on Friday September 18, 2020 commencing at 2.00pm His service may be viewed via live stream at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes where you are also welcome to leave a personal tribute.
TODD: Brian Michael (Toddy):
Passed away peacefully on 15 September 2020, aged 76 years, after a short illness at Hospice Southland. Loved Father, Father “in” law of Cherie and Mike; Michelle and Paul; Erin and Richard. Loved Granddad of Shane, Kendall, Anthony; Jaydene, Ethan, Nathan, Calab. Loved Brother, Brother “in” law of Maureen and Jimmy; Kevin*; Kathryn and Glenn; and respected Half-brother of Rochelle, Sonya, and Cameron. Loved Uncle of Paul, Leanne, Jason; Shelley, Tracey, Michael. Also Great Uncle to his nieces and nephews. Funeral details to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Southland would be appreciated. Special thanks to the staff at Hospice Southland for their care and support during this short time.