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Funeral Notices

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Hogan, Alexander Munro (Alec):

Passed away on November 16 2014

Passed away peacefully in Okere House Wanganui, on Sunday 16 November 2014, aged 84 years. Rest In Peace. Loved husband of Jacquiline (Jacqui). Loved father and father in law of Mike and Yvonne (Wanganui), and Jed (Sydney). Much loved…

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Pomana, David Francis (Cat):

Passed away on November 13 2014

Peacefully on a lovely day at the family home. Much loved father and father in law of Hera, Janice and George Tipu, Rani and Louise, Wilson and Andrea, Vernon and Marion, and David. Gdad to his many mokopuna. Donations…

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Geraghty, Dale (Formerly Rippon, Nee Couper):

Passed away on November 12 2014

Suddenly in Wanganui, on Wednesday 12 November 2014, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Maurie Rippon, and Cliff Geraghty. Much loved Mum of Rosemary Rippon and Ian Bristol, and Craig and Kate Rippon. A loving Nana…

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McDonald, Stuart James

Passed away on November 11 2014

Passed away peacefully at Home, on Tuesday 11 November 2014.
Dearly loved husband of Edwyna. Loved father and father in law of Karyn Newman (London), Vicki and Stuart Lett (Perth), Evette and Deane Steiner (Tokoroa), Andrew and Natasha…

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Smith, Te Paea Rongomaiaia (Poppy):

Passed away on November 10 2014

Passed away peacefully at home, on 10 November 2014. Loved partner of the late Eriapa Pepere.  Much loved Mum of Selwyn and Jenni, Graham and Linda, Clarence and Rhoda, Darryl, Cheryl and Desmond.  Beloved Nanny of all her moko…

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Robbie, Juliet Marion (Jules):

Passed away on November 09 2014

Suddenly in Wanganui on 9 November 2014.  Loved eldest daughter of the late Mervin and Marion Robbie, much loved sister and sister in law of Alex and Virginia, and Kim and Tony Ross. A loved aunty and friend who…

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Doidge, Barry Keith

Passed away on November 07 2014

Unexpectedly in Ingelwood on 7 November 2014. Devoted partner of Carol. Most treasured Dad of Sue & Chris, (the late) Graham, Mike & Tia, Michelle and Josh.
Loved first husband of the late Betty.
Most precious Grandad…

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McLees, Lisa May

Passed away on November 02 2014

Jim's best mate for more than 50 years, slipped away quietly at Broadview Hospital on Sunday evening  2 November 2014. Best-ever mum of Kerry and Carlos (Lower Hutt), and Janine and Mark (Moonshine, Upper Hutt). Words do not adequately…

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Langmead, Kathleen (Kay):

Passed away on November 01 2014

Peacefully in Wanganui, on 1 November 2014, aged 82 years.
Dearly loved wife of Ray.
Much loved Mum of Allan and Verena (France), and Colin and Sue.
Loving Grandma of Jack, and Amber.
In memory…

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Greenhorn, Wesley George (Wes):

Passed away on October 31 2014

Passed away peacefully in Hospice Wanganui, on Friday 31 October 2014, aged 69 years. Dearly loved husband of Veronica.
Loved by all his Whanau and friends.
A funeral service for Wes will be held at the family…

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Swann, Layton William James

Passed away on October 31 2014

Peacefully in Wanganui Hospital, on Friday 31 October 2014, aged 75 years. Treasured husband and soul mate of June. Dearly loved father and father in law of Karen and Steve Foote (Dunedin), and Darryl and Catherine (Dunedin). Father to…

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Wilson, Nola Margaret (nee Langley):

Passed away on October 30 2014

Passed away peacefully on Thursday 30th October 2014, aged 81 years.  Dearly loved and cherished wife of John. Loved mother, mother-in-law, and friend to Richard and Lesley, Duncan and Darcy, Juliet and Kerry, and Adrienne. Treasured Gran of her…

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O’Donnell, Paul Adrian

Passed away on October 30 2014

Passed away suddenly at home on Thursday 30th October 2014.
Loved partner of Madelein.
Loved Dad of Marina, Tina, Camille and Gareth. Loved step-dad of Ryan and Lisa, Jason and Mark, Adrian and Belinda, Eric and Ada,…

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Haywood, Catherine (Rena):

Passed away on October 29 2014

Peacefully in Broadview Rest Home, on Wednesday 29 October 2014, aged 73 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Terry. Much loved Mum of Roslyn and Adrian Baker, and Nigel.  Special thanks to all the staff at Broadview for…

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Warwick,  Barbara Rose (formerly Waters)

Passed away on October 29 2014

Passed away peacefully in Wanganui 29 October 2014 aged 83. Dearly loved mother and mother in law of Stephen and Lynn Waters and Simon and Ainsley Waters. Loved nanna of Jeremy, Neil, and Scott and great nanna of Katrina,…

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Gullery, Gavin James: F/Sgt.  NZ43477   20 Fighter Sqn. RNZAF. 1939 – 45.

Passed away on October 26 2014

Peacefully in Wanganui Hospital, on Sunday 26 October 2014, aged 90 years. Rest In Peace.
Loved husband of the late Mary. Much loved Dad of Chris and Sue, (the late) Raphael,(the late) Tim, Jon and Debby, and Clare…

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O’Gorman, Liam Patrick (Mr OG ):

Passed away on October 25 2014

Peacefully in Wanganui Hospital, on Saturday 25th  October 2014. Rest In Peace. Loving partner of  Insook. Loved father of  Ellen, Synnova, Shay, and Gregor; and grandfather of  Luca, Aleisha, and Ilvy.
In lieu of flowers donations to Cullinane…

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Montague, Thomas George (Tom);

Passed away on October 22 2014

Passed away suddenly in Wanganui on 22 October 2014. Loved husband of the late Val for 64 years.
Cherished father and father in law of Tony and Jan (Paraparaumu), Brian (Tuakau), Sandra (Australia), and the late Daryl.

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Way, Graham Charles:

Passed away on October 21 2014

Passed away having the last word at St Johns Hill Healthcare, Tuesday 21st of October 2014 in his 78th year.   Only son of Jack and Mavis, loving brother to Jillian, loved uncle to his neices and nephew.
A…

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Wallace, Michael Adrian (Taxi):

Passed away on October 20 2014

At his home in Whanganui, on 20 October 2014, aged 52 years. Dearly loved son of Te Konohi (Nohi) and the late Evelyn (Evie) Wallace. Much loved Dad of Hohepa. Loved brother and brother in law of (the late)…

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Ulyatt, Margaret Anne:

Passed away on October 19 2014

Peacefully passed away on Sunday October 19, 2014 at Wanganui hospital in her 74th year.
Dearly beloved wife of the late Paul and much loved mum to Jason and Trish, Stuart and Helen and granddaughter Sophia. Will be…

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Wall, Stanley Cecil (Stan):

Passed away on October 19 2014

07.04.1919 - 19.10.2014.
Passed away peacefully at home, on Sunday 19 October 2014, aged 95 years. Loved husband of Veris for 65 years.
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Davies, Georgina Ngaria (Bubby)

Passed away on October 16 2014

05/06/1981
Tragically taken too soon on 16/10/2014.
Eldest Daughter of Ria Maniapoto.
Beautiful Mother of Lorenz, Allazaye, Kazeian, Azalea (Kanyae), and Ezra. Sister of Julie, Whitney (Melbourne), Harley, and Joe (Sydney).
Much loved cousin and…

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Wright, Melva Rae (Nee Ruscoe):

Passed away on October 15 2014

Peacefully in Wanganui on 15 October 2014. Dearly loved wife of the late Eric. Loved Mum of Geoff and Raewyn, and Rob and Karen. Much loved Nan of Carl, Paula, Debby; and Adam, and Great Nan of all her…

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Hourigan, Diane Margaret

Passed away on October 10 2014

Passed away peacefully in Hospice Wanganui, on Friday 10 October 2014. Loved wife of Bryan Hourigan.
Loved mother and mother in law of Derrick and Kim, and Phillip and Tracy.
Loved Gran and Nana of Jack, Emily,…

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Casey, Judith Lindsay (nee Daysh):

Passed away on October 09 2014

Peacefully at Masonic Court on 9 October 2014, aged 80 years. Loved Mum of Becks, and Mark, and treasured Gran of Tycho. A much loved sister of Janet Finlayson, and Dorothy Tulloch. A loved sister in law, aunty and…

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Overend, Janet

Passed away on October 06 2014

Peacefully in her 93rd year at Lady Joy Rest Home.  Loved wife of (the late) Philip Sydney Evans and (the late) Eddie Overend.  Much loved mother of Phil, and Dot.  Love from all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Thanks…

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Emmett, Felicity Sarah Jane (nee Patterson):

Passed away on October 03 2014

Peacefully at Wanganui Hospital on Friday 3rd October. Much loved wife of Julian, daughter of Sue and John, sister of Eleanor, and Cath, granddaughter of Lindsay, aunty of Eloise, Daniel, Madeline, and Adele, and beloved godmother of Eloise. An…

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Kerei, Irene (Darl) Rahapiti

Passed away on September 29 2014

Peacefully at Charles Fleming Retirement Village, Waikanae surrounded by her loving whanau, on 29 September 2014, aged 88 years. Beloved daughter of the late Wiremu and Aama Tukapua. Much loved wife of the late Poihi Kerei. Loved Mum of…

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Lemon, Brenda Lee. 14.07.1961 – 27.09.2014

Passed away on September 27 2014

Passed away at Lancewood Resthome, Bulls, on Saturday 27th September 2014 after a long-term illness.
Daughter of the late Bill William Lemon and Bertha Lemon (nee Waiti)
Loved wife of Orika Kata
Sister of Bill (Sydney),…

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Roebuck, Perry John:

Passed away on September 27 2014

Suddenly at home on 27 September 2014, aged 62 years.
Much loved eldest son of Jean and the late Kevin (Snow) Roebuck. Loved brother and brother in law of Craig and Diane.  Special uncle of Nicola, and Amanda,…

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Edwards, Phyllis Merle (Merle):

Passed away on September 24 2014

passed away peacefully just short of her 89th birthday in Hospice Wanganui on Wednesday 24th September 2014.  Dearly loved wife of the late Jim. Loved mother and mother in law of Anne (Cheer) and Kevin Fryer,(the late) Kelvin, (the…

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Tinirau, Elaine Coralie, (formally Thomason):

Passed away on September 24 2014

Passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in Wanganui Hospital, on 24 September 2014, aged 85 years. Much loved wife of the late Barry, and Mo.
Much loved mother and mother in law of Averyl and Frog, (the late) Maeva,…

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Turner, Basil

Passed away on September 23 2014

Peacefully in Home, on Tuesday 23 September 2014. Dearly loved husband of Betty. Much loved Dad of Chris and Helen, Neville and Vickie, Cindy and John, and Lorraine and Robert. A loving Poppy of Sarah, and Reece; Alex, and…

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Kilmister, Patricia June (Nee Lemberg)

Passed away on September 19 2014

Passed away peacefully in the arms of her loving family after a courageous and stubborn fight on Friday 19th of September 2014; in her 80th year.
Loved Mum (Dragon) of Philip, Marc, Odette and their families.
Loved…

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Mills, James Whare (Hemi):

Passed away on September 18 2014


Passed away suddenly in Wanganui Hospital, on 18th September 2014.
Beloved friend of Te Aho.Loved father of Rebecca, Lynda, (the late) Sean, Quaid, Tarapuhi, Liam, and Ocean. Beloved Popeye of Jordan, Lyna, Mhaire, Rose, Tia, Amelia,…

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Kinsey, Edward Harry (Eddie):

Passed away on September 17 2014

Peacefully in Masonic Court, Wanganui on 17 September 2014, aged 94 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Gladys. Much loved Dad of Ron and Janette. Loving Grandpa of Iain and Jessie, Karen and Adrian, and Catherine, a Great…

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Cording, Clifford (Cliffy):

Passed away on September 16 2014


At Kowhainui Rest Home, surrounded by love, on Tuesday 16 September 2014. Dearly loved husband of the late Ann.
Much loved Dad of Greg and Helen, Mark, Richard and Faye, and Maria and Peter. Dearly loved…

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Peacock, Sheila Joan (formerly Benson):

Passed away on September 15 2014

Passed away peacefully on Monday 15th of September 2014; in her 92nd year. Loved wife of Charlie Peacock and (the late) Syd Benson. Much loved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great grandmother to her family.
Special thanks to the…

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Elsmore, Nada Elizabeth:

Passed away on September 11 2014

 Passed away suddenly but peacefully in Wanganui on 11th September 2014.
Loved partner of Jimmy. Loved mother and mother in law of Michael and Leigh, (the late) Jonothan, Danica, Jordane, Katrina, and Susan. Loved grandmother to all her…

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Herekiuha, Vanessa Andrea (Ness):

Passed away on September 07 2014

Passed away peacefully in Wanganui, surrounded by those who loved her dearly, on Sunday 7 September 2014. Loved partner of Matiu Heremia.
Cherished Mum and mother in law of Ataria and Willie, (the late) Jahresse, Jurita and Barry,…

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Jones, J Graham (Rev):

Passed away on September 07 2014

Peacefully at Nazareth Rest Home on Sunday 7th September 2014; in his 84th year.
Dearly loved husband of Betty for 60 years.
Loved Dad of Bethan and Chris, and Gareth and Andrea.
Grandad of Simon, and…

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Rawiri, Sharon Aloma:

Passed away on September 06 2014

Passed away peacefully in Wanganui Hospital on 6 September 2014. Loved mother and mother in law. Loved grandmother and great grandmother.
Sharon will lie at her home, 12A  Armstrong Place, Wanganui, until her funeral service which will be…

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Sullivan, James Huirua (Korojm):

Passed away on September 03 2014

Passed away peacefully at home on 3 September 2014, aged 88.  Dearly loved and devoted husband of the late Ngaraiti Clotilde Sullivan (nee Waetford).
Treasured father of Harry James & Maxine, Te Uta Mate (Uta) and Colin Tawhitapou,…

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O’Kane, Mary Catherine (Formerly Sr. Eugene):

Passed away on September 01 2014

Suddenly in Whanganui on 1 September 2014, in her 64th year of her religious Profession.
Rest In Peace.
Loved sister of the Sisters of St Joseph of the Sacred Heart. Loved daughter of the late Henry and…

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Collins, Marian Aileen (Sr Justin Collins):

Passed away on August 31 2014

Peacefully at Nazareth Rest Home, on 31 August 2014, aged 102 years.
Rest In Peace
Loved sister of the Sisters of St Joseph of the Sacred Heart. Loved only daughter of the late James and Amy Collins.…

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Old, Graeme Lenard:

Passed away on August 31 2014

Suddlenly in Wanganui Hospital on 31 August 2014.
Loved partner of Carol.
Loved father and father in law of Phil and Jo, Grant and Jacquie, and Keryn and Paul.
Loved Popa of Robson, Scarlett; Ilaria, Josh,…

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Cox, Mary Monica Richings:

Passed away on August 30 2014

Unexpectedly but peacefully at Wanganui Hospital on 30 August 2014, in her 82nd year. Rest In Peace.
Beloved mother and mother in law of Chris, Stephanie, Cathy, Darryl, Debby and Peter, Andrew and Sherryl, Angela and Warren, Simon…

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Castle; Bernard Francis (Bernie):

Passed away on August 29 2014

Peacefully at Kowhainui on 29 August 2014.
Beloved husband and soul mate of Clare. Much loved dad of Sean, Michael, Danny, and Glen; and loved step-dad of Finlay, and Brent Macgee. Treasured granddad of all his grandchildren and…

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Hunger, Gwendoline Margaret (Gwen):

Passed away on August 28 2014

Passed away peacefully in Sunhaven Rest Home, New Plymouth, on Thursday 28 August 2014, in her 83rd year. Loved wife of the late John Hunger, and Brian Hone.
Beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
Special thanks to…

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Brutsch, Johann Jakob

Passed away on August 27 2014

Peacefully at home on August 27, 2014. Aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of Fay. Much loved Dad of Robin, and Susanne and Neil McClure. A loving Poppa to all his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In accordance with…

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MacKay, Irma Leith:

Passed away on August 27 2014

Passed away peacefully at Nazareth Rest Home, on 27th August 2014, aged 93 years. Loved daughter of the late George and Margaret MacKay. Special friend of Joyce. Cherished member of the Nazareth family. To all past and present staff,…

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Kirk, Paul Allan:

Passed away on August 26 2014

Suddenly, on Tuesday 26th August 2014, in his 42 year.  Dearly loved partner of Rochelle (Rocki) and eldest son of Ann and Noel.  Loved father of Kaelyn and Rylee, and best friend of Ra and Keontae.   Loved brother of…

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