Funeral Notices – Wednesday 24th June
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BROWNE MILLER, Brody James:
It is with deep sadness that we advise of Brody’s passing on Saturday, March 28, 2020 (during covid lock-down), aged 18 years. Adored son of Warren and Angela Miller. Loved baby brother of Ricky and Livvy (Wellington), Jeremy and Sam. A Memorial Service for Brody will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2020, at the Invercargill Workingmen’s Club, Esk Street, Invercargill, at 2.00pm. Donations for Gumboot Friday would be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Messages to 1 William Street, Invercargill 9812. mwfunerals.co.nz
GILMOUR, James (Jim):
Died suddenly at home on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, aged 52 years. A Celebration of Jim’s life will be held at the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, entry from Wilkinsons Road, on Friday, June 26, at 2.00pm. Live streaming of the service will be available. Please contact Debbie on [email protected] for the link.
JORDAN, Diane Mary:
Peacefully at her home on March 26, 2020. Dearly loved wife of Charlie. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Rachel and Chris (Darfield), Earl and Kyla (Amberley), and Alistair (Invercargill). Loved sister and sister-in-law of Julie Cameron, Annette and Wayne Benger (USA). A memorial service for Diane will be held at the Woodlands Tavern on Friday, June 26, 2020, commencing at 2.00pm. The interment of her ashes will follow. Online tributes may be left at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
HABGOOD Jade Catherine:
21-01-1990 – 20-6-2020, Gone too soon, cherished mother of Gage. Much loved daughter of Dean Habgood and Tania Harris, Dearly loved sister of Paige, Sylvia, Kobe and Francisca. Loving partner of AJ and Step Mother to Myah and Natarleya. Treasured granddaughter of Allan, Bev, Joe and Ruth. Beautiful niece of Deborah and Chris, Grant, Chay and Shelly. Dearly loved cousin of many.
You have left a hole in our family Jade, we will always miss you. Donations to Furever Homes would be greatly appreciated and can be left at the service. A farewell for Jade will be held on Friday 26th June, 10.30am, J Fraser and Sons Chapel, Corner Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill. A private Cremation will follow. Messages to 261B Nelson Street Invercargill or to Jade’s tribute page.
KANE, Ricky Phillip:
Tragically as a result of an accident on Monday, June 22, 2020; aged 38 years. Loved dad of Jayden, Rachael and Hik, Mason and the late Meka. Much loved son of Michael and Tracy. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Natasha, Renee and Muff Johnstone. Loved grandson of Nana Nolene and the late Gandy Owen-Cooper. Loved uncle, nephew and cousin of all his extended family. A service to celebrate the life of Ricky will be held in the Winton Salvation Army Centre, De joux Road, on Saturday, June 27, at 11.00am, followed by interment at East Winton Cemetery. Messages to 481 Mitchell Road, RD 1, Wyndham 9891 or on Ricky’s tribute page www.fraserfunerals.co.nz/tributes
LUCAS, Walter Edward (Ted):
W39672 Staff Sergeant RNZIR Malaya, Borneo and Vietnam. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Loved husband of Esther. Loved father of Mark and Joe. Loved Grandad of Taane, Kairo, Isaac, Summer, Tuhirangi, Shannon, Eruera, and Anaru. A loved brother to his many brothers and sisters, and uncle to his nieces and nephews. A service to celebrate Ted’s life will be held on Friday, June 26, in the 2nd NZEF Club, 177 Don Street, Invercargill, at 1.30pm. A private cremation will be held. Messages to 45 McMaster Street, Invercargill 9810, or to Ted’s tribute page at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
MATHESON, Annette Alicia (nee Frobarth):
On 20 June 2020 at Vickery Court with family, Annette passed away aged 84 years. Much beloved wife of Alan for 59 years. Loved mother to David, Ewen and Suzanne, and Fiona, and grandma to Jack, Regan and Corey. A celebratory farewell for Annette will be held at J Frasers and Sons Chapel, cnr Esk and Doon streets, on Friday 26 June 2020 at 2.00pm. The family would like to acknowledge the care and support given to Annette by Dr Ewan Adam and colleagues and the staff at Vickery Court. In Lieu of flowers a donation to the St John’s ambulance would be greatly appreciated. Messages to Matheson family may be sent to [email protected]
MATHESON, Annette Alicia:
Much loved sister and sister in-law to Cargill and Velda and Betty*, Roy*, Ruth and Cam, Margaret and Garey, and Bruce and June. Loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews.
NEILSON, Lynette Fay, (nee Wyeth):
Of Invercargill. Passed away on Tuesday, 23rd June 2020, surrounded by her loving family. Dearly loved wife for 54 years of Lloyd. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Aaron and Mary, Kirsten and James Watson. Adored Nana of Eve Neilson; Leah, Elizabeth, and Jack Watson. Dearly loved sister of Denise Wyeth, and Raewyn Stuart. Loved Aunty of Reirani, and the late Jacqui Taurima; Kim, and Brad Stuart, and their families. A service to celebrate Lynette’s life will be held in the Ascot Park Hotel on Friday 26 June at 11am, followed by private interment at Eastern Cemetery. Messages can be sent to 159B Mary Street, Invercargill 9810, or to Lynette’s tribute page.
NICHOLLS, Peter Francis:
(Formerly of Christchurch).
On June 21, 2020, peacefully at Dunedin Hospital; aged 54 years. Much loved husband of Michelle (nee Perniskie), loved son of Lynley and the late Bruce Nicholls, dearly loved brother and brother-in-law of Jo and Mike (Feilding), loved son-in-law, brother-in-law, and uncle of his extended family.
“Remembered Forever With Love”
A service to celebrate Pete’s life will be held in Hope and Sons Chapel, 523 Andersons Bay Road, Dunedin, at 3.00pm on Friday, June 26, followed by private cremation. Messages can be placed on Pete’s tribute page at www.tributes.co.nz
NICHOLSON, Noeline Joyce:
Peacefully at home, Robertson Street, Gore (formerly of Knapdale), on Tuesday, June 22, 2020, aged 92 years. Loving wife of the late John, loved and adored mother and mother-in-law of Clare and John Harvey (Gore), Tim and Kate (Dunedin), Peter and Fiona (Knapdale) and John (Gore), treasured Nana Nick of Kimberley, and Matthew; Olivia, Ryan, Laura, and Bethany; Maggie, Tom, Penny; and Koby.
“God looked around his garden and saw an empty space. He looked down from Heaven and saw your tired face. He saw you growing weary and did what he thought best. He put his arms around you and whispered come home and rest.”
A Requiem Mass to celebrate Noeline’s life will be held in the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Ardwick Street, Gore, on Friday, June 26, at 12.00noon, followed by interment at Charlton Park Cemetery. Rosary in the Church on Thursday, at 7.00pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be left to St John Ambulance. Messages to 17 William St, Gore 9710.
O’CALLAGHAN, Andrew Denis:
Passed away suddenly on Friday, June 19, 2020 aged 50 years. Deeply loved husband of Angela. Loved son of John* and Bernadette and stepson of Peter Kett. Loved Grandson of Jack* and Gwen. Loved brother of Jan O’Callaghan. Loved Son in Law William* and Ngaio* Dryden brother-in-law of David & Anne, Helen & Charlie, Paul * & Jill, Richard & Elizabeth. Loved uncle of his nieces and nephews especially Blake. He was a respected member of the Powerco team and will be missed immensely. All messages to the O’Callaghan family, C/O PO Box 4016 New Plymouth, or online at wabraham.co.nz. In lieu of flowers, any donations to Tibetan Spaniel Club and Southland Kennel Association would be appreciated and may be left at the service. A Requiem Mass for Andrew will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 449 North Rd, Waikiwi Invercargill on Friday, 26 June 2020 commencing at 2.00pm. A private cremation will follow.
PAYNE, Norman Harris:
“Love and miss you always”
– Lesley and family.