Funeral Notices – Wednesday 26th February
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BEATTIE, David Ewan.
Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of Noelene. Much loved father and father-in-law of David and Julie-Ann, Andrew and Elizabeth. Loved ‘Yey Yey’ of Nicholas and Lucy-Rose. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Cecil (deceased) and Elva. Loved uncle of Sandra. Thank you to the staff of Diana Isaac for the wonderful kindness and care shown to David and Noelene. Messages to the Beattie family, c/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made online only via their website www.stjohn.org.nz A funeral service for David will be held at the John Rhind Chapel, entry from London and Whitmore Streets, Christchurch, on Friday February 28, 2020, at 10.00am followed by a private cremation.
COLLETT, Lois Alison Noeline.
Peacefully on Monday, 24th February 2020 at Waikiwi Gardens Home. Loved wife of the late James Charles (Jim). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Jennifer and Barrie Sinclair. Loved Grandma of Grant and Bridget (Auckland) and Blair and Sophie (Manchester) and loved ‘Kiwi’ of Charlotte and Oliver (Manchester) Loved sister of the late Rhoda, Enid, Doris, George and Pearl and her twin brother Laurence. Loved Aunt of all her nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held in J Fraser and Sons Chapel, cnr. Esk and Doon Streets, at 10.30am, on Monday March 2. Messages to 105 Layard Street, Invercargill or online at Lois’ tribute page at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
FAIRWEATHER, David James 823256 JForce Cpl.
Passed away peacefully on 24th February 2020, in his 91st year. Much loved husband of Kay Fairweather. Father and father-in-law of Lana, Wayne, Dennis (deceased), Brent and Wendy. Brother and brother-in-law of Cyril and Grace, Noelene and Ivan, Dulcie and Doug, Shirley, Russell, and Margaret. Grandfather of Brock and Kareena and Great Grandfather of Carys and Bryce. A Service to celebrate David’s life will be held in the Avenal Park Chapel, 75 Fox St, Invercargill on Friday 28th February at 11am.
FEAVER, Valma Joy (Val) (nee Price).
On February 21, 2020, surrounded by her loving family, at Strathallan Life Care Village, Timaru; aged 91 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon, loved mother and mother-in-law of Karen and Peter Nixon (Timaru), Kristin (Napier), Kent and Julie (Dunedin), amazing Grandma of Matthew, and Melanie; Amanda, and Emma; Michael, Matthew, and Lauren, great-grandma of Jayden, Marcus, Seb, Mika, Luke, Holly, and Maia, loved sister of Avis, and the late George, and Gwen. Val’s family would like to thank the staff at Lister Home (Waimate) for their loving care of Val, and the staff at Strathallan Life Care Village (Timaru) for becoming such a special part of her life. In accordance with Val’s wishes, a private family service has been held. Messages to 127 Bedford Street, St Clair, Dunedin 9012, or leave a message on Val’s page at www.tributes.co.nz
GRIERSON, Aileen Joy (Parker).
Passed away peacefully at Margaret Wilson Rest Home on February 23, 2020; in her 92nd year. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of John and Judith Parker, Joy and Colin Burt, Anne and Robert Grant, Kaye Parker and Grant Baily (Alexandra). Loved Grandma of Ashlee and Josh, Chris and Jade, Thomas and Kizandra; Kirstin and Sam, David and Rachel. Loved great-grandma of Preston, Oston, Esther; Nakita, Jayce and Sophia. Special friend of the late Joc. Special thanks to the staff of Margaret Wilson Rest Home for their care of Mum over the past 6 years and to Dr Anneke Pribis. A memorial service to celebrate Aileen’s life will be held at Aoraki Funeral Services Chapel, 160 Mountain View Road, Timaru, on Monday, March 2, 2020, at 2.00pm. In lieu of flowers donations to The Red Cross with be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Messages to Anne Grant, 50 Sullivans Road, RD 2, Timaru 7972.
HORRELL, Noel Mervyn (Mervyn).
Of Oreti Plains. Suddenly on Saturday, February 22, 2020, in his 80th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Janet. Loved father and father-in-law of Simon and Judith (Alexandra); Bryce and Joanne (Oreti). Loved grandfather to Brittany, and Scott; Araminta, and Edward. A loved brother of Roger (Brisbane); and Erica Burgess (Christchurch). A service to celebrate Mervyn’s life will be held at 2.00pm on Friday, February 28, 2020 in Merv’s tractor shed, 384 Ryan Road, Oreti Plains. Private cremation to follow. Messages to 486 Ryan Road, Oreti Plains, Winton 9783.
MATHIESON, Loma Caroline.
Of Brooklands Village, formerly of Clinton. Peacefully at Summerset at Bishopscourt with family, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Allan Mathieson. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynne and Craig Foley, Julie*, Adrian and Stephanie*. Grandma of Nathan, Megan, and Ellen; Joe, Casey, and Ben; and good friend of Sue, and Georgia. A service for Loma will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 1.30pm, on Friday, February 28, followed by interment in the Clinton Cemetery, on Saturday, February 29, at 10.30am, extended to all. Messages to 127 Tirohanga Road, RD2, Mosgiel 9092.
NEILL, Shirley Catherine.
It is with much sadness that the family announces Shirley’s passing peacefully at Peacehaven on Monday 24 February 2020, in her 90th year. Formerly Lewis, nee Tressler. Dearly loved wife of Bill Neill. Dearly loved wife of the late Alan Lewis. Loved sister-in-law of David* and Mary Neill (Geraldine), Graeme Neill (Canada), Rosemary and Brian Silke (Motueka), Janice Neill (Nelson) and Buffy and Phil Edlin. A service to celebrate Shirley’s life will be held in J Fraser and Sons’ Chapel, cnr Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill on Wednesday 26 February at 10am followed by private cremation. Donations to Hospice Southland would be appreciated and can be made at the service. Messages can be sent to Townhouse 53, Peacehaven, 498 Tweed Street, Invercargill 9812, or to Shirley’s tribute page at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes
HANSEN, Richard Charles (Charlie).
17.09.1924 – 26.02.2010
keep you near,
A special place in our thoughts and hearts.”
Love always – Margaret, Shona, Denise, Robyn, Nicholla, and families.
PHILLIPSON, George Ernest.
09.03.1931 – 26.02.2015
Beautiful memories silently kept,
Of a Dad that we loved and will never forget.- Lyn, Ryan, and family.
You are loved and missed just as much today as you were 15 years ago.
Your loving family – Isabel, Alistair and Debbie, Sally, Phil and Benjamyn, Sharon and Hamish.