MARAKU , Sonny (Sarge) Te Riira

Wh.M.T.W.A.M.Ae 24.03.1952 – 24.05.2021

Passed away in the hospital. Beloved husband of Eva Maraku nee Taiaroa (dec). Adored father of Gareth-Lee, Julia Nga Manaakitanga (dec), & Genesis Marama Maraku and loved father-in-law of Talia Poutini-Lawrence. Cherished son of James Te Ao Marama & Myra Te Rehita Maraku (dec). Loved brother of Tiriki & Joy (dec), Georgina & Peter Emms (dec), Ruth Hartley, Tom (dec) & Maria Harrison, Pakiaka Pai (dec) and Anahera Te Rehita Maraku, Te Reo Whakamoemiti & Natalie Maraku and Sonja Te Reo Whakamoemiti Maraku. Loved by all his nieces, nephews, mokopuna, cousins, friends and his kuri, “Quincy”.  Sonny will be lying in state at the Marae in Ratana Pa. All are invited to attend the funeral service in celebration of his life on Thursday 27 May 2021, at 11am.“Haere ki te torona o Ihoa o nga mano”

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24 May 2021

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