Funeral Notices – Wednesday 24th July
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JOHNSON, Harry Matai (Mata): Unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, July 23 2019, Aged 63 years. Dearly loved husband of Loanna. Funeral details to be advised. avenalpark.co.nz
McDONALD, Adeline Rose Elizabeth.
Died at Christchurch Hospital after a short illness, on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, aged 92 years. Much loved wife of the late Bruce; mother and mother-in-law of Pauline and Keith; Roger; Neil and Rosa; Lynley and Bruce; and Nicky and Roger, grandma of Elizabeth, Matthew, and Laurel; John, and Suzie; Kate, Hamish, Doug, and James; and Adam, and Simon, great-grandma of Rebekah, Daniel, Melody, Keshia, Annika, Thomas, Jessica, Addison, Georgia, Gaige, Dantae, Ryan, Kobe, Caleb, Lucas, and Kyran. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Adeline McDonald, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch, 8545. A Celebration of Adeline’s life will be held in Harewood Crematorium Chapel, corner Johns and Wilkinsons Roads, Harewood, Christchurch, on Saturday, July 27, at 11.00am.
Passed away peacefully at Gore Hospital on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, aged 102 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Terrance (Chappie), much loved mother and mother-in-law of Russell and Elaine, and the late Aileen, and loved grandmother of Paul and Jane, and families. A service for Nellie will be held in Southern Funeral Home Chapel, 106 Hokonui Drive, Gore, on Monday, July 29, at 1.30pm, private cremation to follow. Messages to 13A Fairfield Street, Gore 9710.
O’SULLIVAN, Alison Jessica.
Passed away on July 21, 2019, aged 64 years. Much loved wife of Kevin, and mother of Christopher, Daniel, Joe and Liam. Loved grandmother of Hayden and Zoe. A service to celebrate Alison’s life will be held at St Andrew’s Combined Church, Queen St, Waiuku, on Friday, July 26, at 1.00pm.
PIERCE, Creed. Passed away on Wednesday, July 17 2019. Beloved son of Diane and Norman Pierce. Loved brother of Corey*, Paige, and Celia. Grandson of Norman Senior and Jewel, and Pam and Allan Reynolds. Funeral details to be advised. Messages to 543 Yarrow Street, Invercargill 9810 (*denotes deceased). avenalpark.co.nz
TAYLOR, Thomas Mowat (Tom): Peacefully at Clare House on Tuesday, July 23 2019, aged 89 years. Loved husband and best friend of Val for 66 years. Loved father and father-in-law of Lynley and Tom*, Stephen and Jill and Meagan*, Carolyn*, Kristine and Brandon. Loved Poppa of all his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Loved son of Peter* and Lily* Taylor (Duntroon and Oamaru), brother of Maurice, and Lil. We would like to thank staff of Clare House for all their love and support of Tom. A funeral service to celebrate Tom’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox Street, Invercargill on Friday, July 26 at 12:00 noon. The service will conclude with a committal at the Southland Crematorium. Messages to 31 Sydney Street, Invercargill 9810. avenalpark.co.nz