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WHANARERE, Arama Ngarori,

Passed away on October 12 2018

2/3/1932 – 12/10/2018

Peacefully passed away at home surrounded by his loving whanau.

Loved son of the late Tona and Makuini Whanarere, loved brother and brother in law of the late Yvonne and Jess Gardiner, Jo and…

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VAN GEMERDEN, John Leendert:

Passed away on October 07 2018

Peacefully in Kowhainui Hospital on 7th October 2018, aged 85 years.  Dearly loved husband of Lyn. Loved and respected Dad of Carolyn and Mark Southcombe, Marty and Kerrin, Kelvin and Siobhan, and Karen and Alwyn Poole. A loved Grandad…

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MATIU (MATTHEWS), Haretini Mark ‘Harry’ ‘Bossman’:

Passed away on October 05 2018

Peacefully passed away surrounded by his whanau, at Whanganui Hospital, on 5 October 2018, aged 69 years.
Son of the late Papa Haretini Matiu (Peter) and Suzie Tarutaru Matthews (nee Kapea).
Cherished and loved husband of Kathleen.…

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Granville, Daphne Ellen.

Passed away on October 02 2018

Passed peacefully on 2nd October 2018.
Beloved wife of the late Claude,
and adored Mother and Mother in law of Helen and Bob, Roger and the late Susan,  and Robyn and Tony.
Much loved Nanna of…

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KITNEY, Neil Graham:

Passed away on October 02 2018

Passed away peacefully after a long illness on 2nd October 2018 at Broadview Hospital, Wanganui, in his 76th year.   Dearly loved husband of the late Karin.  Loved father and father-in-law of (the late) Graham, and Elisabeth and Kerry.  Special…

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ANDERSON, Edwin Alexander (Ed) Reg No 10103. Chief Petty Officer. RNZN. 1939 – 1945.

Passed away on September 29 2018

Passed away peacefully in Jane Winstone, on 29 September 2018, aged 93 years.
Most beloved husband of Pat for 66 years. Cherished Dad of Larry and Ann (Brisbane), (the late) Stephen and Cherie, John and Odette (Whakatane), Mark…

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DUNCAN, George Fredrick

Passed away on September 28 2018

Passed away peacefully in Hospice Whanganui on 28 September 2018, aged 62 years. Beloved husband of Denise. Loved Dad and father in law of Kylie and Daniel, and Scott and Michelle. Loved Gramps of Lucas, Caleb, and Isaac.

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RICHARDS, Nancy Mavis(nee Jellyman),

Passed away on September 26 2018

Peacefully at Whanganui Hospital on 26 September, aged 85.
Dearly beloved wife for 63 years of the late Humphrey.
Much loved Mum of Grant and Margaret (Melbourne), Ian and Esis (Toowoomba), and Paul and Robyn (Melbourne). Loving…

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O’CONNELL, William Charles (Bill),

Passed away on September 25 2018

Suddenly in Whanganui Hospital on 25 September, aged 74 years. Dearly loved husband and soul-mate of Jean. Loved brother of Alex and Barbara and their family.
Special uncle to Garry and Gladys, Linda and Richard, David and Jackie;…

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NICHOLSON, ALFRED SONNY

Passed away on September 20 2018

Passed away peacefully in Whanganui Hospital on 20 September 2018.  Loved son of Tiwaewae, Olive, & Noa Nicholson.  Loved husband of (the late) Cheryle Rangimaria Renata, (the late)Ririwai Henare Keremeneta, and Jayne Rose Wilson. Loved father of Belinda &…

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WOOLLAM – Isabel Ngapera nee Henare Keremeneta:

Passed away on September 14 2018

Passed peacefully surrounded by Whanau in Whanganui Hospital on  Friday 14th  September 2018.  Beloved wife of the late Jack Woollam. Much treasured Aunt of her many nieces and nephews.
Isabel will be lying at Te Ao Hou Marae,…

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Bailey, Moaari Maraea (Ari)

Passed away on September 12 2018

Adored Mother, Cheeky Nana, Loving Partner,  Loyal Sister, Wonderful Friend and Inspiration to any she shined on.
Humbly passed at home with peaceful unconditional love, friendship and tentative care.
Celebration to be held in the Cleveland Chapel,…

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HOLLENBACK, Kim Wallace:

Passed away on September 12 2018

Loving soulmate of Judith. Amazing Dad to Krystal and Dylan,
And proud Grandad of Carter.
A service to celebrate Kim’s life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, on Tuesday 18 September 2018, at…

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KNOCHE, Judith Gay,

Passed away on September 11 2018

Passed away peacefully in Jane Winstone Retirement Village on Tuesday 11 September 2018.
Dearly loved wife of Walter, sister of John, Ross, Lois and Trisha, and loved mother and mother in law of
Christopher and Joanne, Michael…

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ANDERSON, Marjorie Gladys Rose:

Passed away on September 04 2018

 23.6.1938 - 4.9.2018.   Died peacefully in Whanganui Hospital in her 81st year.  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Christine and Graham, Doug and Misao, Marilyn and Mark, Yvette and Grant, Lloyd and Miya; and loved step-mother of Peter, (the late)…

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HOWELL, Kathleen

Passed away on September 02 2018

At home on Sunday 2nd of September 2018.
Dearly loved wife of the late William. Much loved mother of Susan. Grandmother of Clinton, Melanie, and Nicola and Great Grandmother of Sawn, Parker, Paige, and Zara.
Forever In…

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WALL, Ola Rae

Passed away on August 29 2018

Passed away peacefully at Masonic  Court, on 29th August 2018 in her 90th year.  Beloved wife of the late Roy; loved mother of the late Carolyn, loved mother of Trevor and mother and mother-in-law of Mervyn and Donna;  Loved…

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ALEXANDER, John Fettes;

Passed away on August 29 2018

Reg No 206425. K Force. It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of John (JFA) on Wednesday 29th August at Hospice Wanganui, in his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Josephine.  …

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SCOTT, Jill Allyn,  (nee La Roche).

Passed away on August 23 2018

Peacefully at home on Thursday, 23rd August 2018 aged 92 years.   Much loved wife of the late Roy. Dearly loved Mum of Lyall and the late Sandra, Brian and Eileen, Annette, and Wendy and Ross Wingate. Loving Grandma and…

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Turner, Winifred (Wyn) (nee Farrell):

Passed away on August 17 2018

Passed away peacefully at Hospice Whanganui on Friday 17th August 2018 in her ninetieth year. Dearly loved wife of Michael, also much loved mother of Anne and grandmother of Baylee. Will be greatly missed by her nieces Penny, and…

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MILLAR, Gary Leonard:

Passed away on August 07 2018

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 8th August 2018, aged 67 years.  Treasured father, brother, uncle, and koro to all his whanau.
Gary will lie at 13a Carlton Avenue, Whanganui.
A service for Gary will be held in…

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van Ooyik, Cornelis (Cor):

Passed away on August 07 2018

It is with great sadness that the family of Cor announce his passing on the 7th August. Cor will be remembered by his beloved wife of 61 years and soulmate Gretha. 
Dearly loved father of Heidi and Gary,…

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LAWLESS, Alan Graeme (Graeme):

Passed away on August 03 2018

Passed away peacefully at home in Wanganui, on 3rd August 2018, aged 87 years.  Beloved husband of Glenis; father and father-in-law of Garth and Trish, Debra and Brent Scott, John and Fran;  Grandad of Corina, Daisy, Benjamin, and Daniel.View Notice

Hartley, Lorraine Theresa (nee Gallagher):

Passed away on August 01 2018

Peacefully in Wanganui on 1 August 2018, aged 70 years.  Rest In Peace.  Much loved wife of the late Leo.  Dearly loved Mum of Neil, and David.  A loved sister, sister-in-law, and Aunty.

Requiem Mass will be celebrated…

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Hardaker Stanley Edward:

Passed away on July 31 2018

Passed away peacefully in Whanganui Hospital on Tuesday 31st July, in his 95th year.
Much loved husband of Judy for 54 years. Loving father of Graeme and Julie Hardaker, Coralie and Graeme Lett, Anne Russell, and Greg and…

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SMITH, Shirley Rose, (nee Furey)

Passed away on July 30 2018

Passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on 30 July 2018. loved wife of the late John Smith. Loved mother and mother in law of Gavin and Lynne, Peter, and Steve and Maree O’Leary. Loved Nana to Georgie,…

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Williams, Vanessa Mary

Passed away on July 30 2018

29-08-1978 – 30-07-2018
Dearly loved partner of Blair Budge, and wonderful Mum to Brooklynne, and Braxton. Loving daughter of Greg and Janet Williams, and sister of Natasha and Rachael. Treasured Aunty to Bradley, Ashleigh, and tori-Lee; Louise, and…

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EDMONDS, Gordon David, (Tiger):

Passed away on July 28 2018

Passed peacefully at the Jane Winstone Retirement Village on Saturday, 28th July 2018, aged 92.  Dearly loved husband of the late Jean.  Loved father and father-in-law of Brian and Trish, Paul and Helen, Jude and Pete Fergusson, Keith and…

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