Funeral Notices – Wednesday 19th June
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COKOJIC, Ellen Margaret.
Peacefully in the prescence of family and friends in the care of Hospice Southland on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Cherished wife of Drago for 43 years. Loving Mum of Tanya and Maya and mother-in-law to Brendan and Adam. Special Grandma to Mila, Nadia, Fenix and Marley. Loved sister and sister-in-law to Lorraine, Douglas and Karen, Maree and Ray. Loved aunty to all her nieces and nephews. R.I.P. In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice Southland can be made at the service. Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s Basilica, Tyne Street, on Wednesday, June 19 at 1.30pm followed by a private cremation. frasersfunerals.co.nz
DAWSON, Violet Margaret. Passed peacefully on Saturday 15 June 2019, in her 97th year. Much loved wife of Cyril*. Treasured mother of Bill*, Betty and Phil, Margaret and Geoff, Gordon, Russell and Jackie, Arthur and Michelle, Eric and Jan, Kathy and Malcolm, Carol and Gordon, Jos and Murray. Loved Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Great Great Grandmother. A service to celebrate Vi’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox St, Invercargill on Thursday 20 June at 2pm. Messages to 14 Wilfrid St, Newfield, Invercargill 9812 (denotes deceased) avenalpark.co.nz
DICKSON, Annabel Margaret (Betty).
Passed away peacefully on June 17, 2019, in the loving care of her family. Dearly loved wife of the late Andrew. Loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of the late John; Mairi and Ray Dickson; Diane and Murray McKeown; Barbara and Joe Bourque; Andrew and Viv; Jeannie and Sandro Dyer. Loved and adored by all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The family would love you to join them for a get-together in memory of Betty at the Waikaia Hall, Friday 21st from 2.00pm with tribute beginning at 2.30pm. Messages to Dickson Family, Freshford, No. 7 RD, Gore.
HOLMES, Margaret Alice.
Peacefully at Southland Hospital after a short illness, on Monday, June 17, 2019. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Janeen, Trevor*, Mark and Ilana, Brioney and Stephen, and Kirrily and Nick. Special Grandma of Jonathan*, Rebecca, Philippa, Morgan, Michael, Meggan, Oskar, Piper, Sam, Ruben, and Alice. A Memorial Service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held in the Repertory Invercargill Theatre Rooms, Cnr Esk and Jed Streets, Invercargill, on Thursday, June 20, at 2.00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Southland would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Grateful thanks to the staff of Rowena Jackson Retirement Village and Southland Hospital for their care of Margaret. Messages to 49 Hensley Street, Invercargill 9810. (*denotes deceased) avenalpark.co.nz
THOMAS, Brian Joseph (Joe).
Passed away in the loving care of the staff of Vickery Court on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Loved father of Stephen, Simon, and Vanessa. Loved Pop Pop of Sam, Shannon, Dean, and Jena, loved brother and brother-in-law of Ed and Shona, Audrey and the late Noel, John and Iris, Terry and Judy, and Tricia, a loved uncle of his nieces and nephews. A service for Joe will be held in the Southland Crematorium Chapel, Rockdale Road, Invercargill, on Thursday, June 20, at 2.00pm. Messages to 414 Herbert Street, Invercargill. avenalpark.co.nz