Funeral Notices

ANDERSON, Douglas Leicester: (Doug)

ANDERSON, Douglas Leicester:

On August 17, 2018. Passed away peacefully at home in the care and comfort of his family. Dearly loved husband of Anne and much loved father of James, and Sara and father in law of Jan. Cherished grandfather of Angus, Ben, and Lara. Treasured brother of Audrey, and Valmai. Messages to the Anderson family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Donations to the Ashburton Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Grateful thanks to Penny Holdaway, the District Nurses and the Ashburton Hospital for their special care and attention. A service to celebrate Doug’s life will be held at the Mt Hutt Memorial Hall, Methven on Tuesday August 21, commencing at 2.00pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

JAMIESON, Eric Ernest: August 14, 2018

JAMIESON, Eric Ernest:

On August 14, 2018. Peacefully at Parklands Hospital, Christchurch. Aged 87years. Dearly loved husband of the late Isobel. Much loved father and father in law of Wayne and Diane, and Sonia. Loved grandad of Josh, and Harry.

Messages to the Jamieson family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A service for Eric will be held at our Chapel Cnr East and Cox Streets, Ashburton on Tuesday August 21, commencing at 11.00am. Followed by interment at the Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery.

Hurley, John Augustine: August 13, 2018

HURLEY, John Augustine – on August 13, 2018. Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at Ashburton. Aged 85 years. Much loved husband of the late Marjory. Dearly loved father and father in law of Kevin and Helen, Karen and Pete Maw, Paul and Sandra and Susan and Geoff Allnutt. A much loved and admired Pop of Stacey and Leith, Hamish and Alicia, Kate and Calum, and Megan; Matt and Kimble, Danny and Rebecca, Sam and Alice, Sasha, Sian, and Ella; Shaun and Symone, Allycia, Jaymee, and Cole. Special great grand Pop to Lily, William, and George; Bailey, Charlotte and Harriet; Connor, and Ayla; Oakley, and Arlo; Huxley, and Macklin. Messages to the Hurley family C/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Donations to the St John Ambulance, Ashburton would be much appreciated and may be left at the service. A Requiem Mass to celebrate John’s life will be held at the Church of the Holy Name, Sealy Street, Ashburton on Friday August 17, commencing at 11.00am. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

GORDON, Rhonda Glass: August 12, 2018

GORDON, Rhonda (nee Glass)

On August 12, 2018 at Ashburton Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Aged 85 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Tom. Much loved mother and mother in law of Linda and Gordon Monk and the late Ashley. Dearly loved Granny of Ryan and Tanja, Bryce and Rebecca, and Stacey. Adored GG to her treasured great grandchildren Maja, and Leni and Charli, and Alfie. Loved and cherished friend of Ron and many others. Messages to the Gordon family P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A celebration of Rhonda’s life will be held at St David’s Union Church, Allens Road, Ashburton on Thursday August 16, commencing at 1.30pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

DONALDSON, Shirley Agnes: (nee Howden) August 11, 2018

DONALDSON, Shirley Agnes: (nee Howden)

On August 11, 2018. Surrounded by family at Ashburton Hospital. In her 85th year. Dearly loved wife of Ron for over 62 years. Treasured Mum and mother in law of Neil and Janeen, Anne and Alan Copland, Sue, Maree and Martin Bush, Barry and Ceilidh, and James and Tracy. Adored and much loved Nana Shirley of Karl and Courtney, Lana and Aaron, Rachel and Leighton, Hugh, and George; Sonya and Greg, Belinda and Grant, Thomas and Claire, and Selina;  Emma, and Kelsey; Angus, Fraser, Isla, and Campbell; Josh and Kate, Kees, Ben, Simon and Amanda, Libby and her seven great grandchildren.

Memories are a beautiful thing

They last from day to day

They don’t get lost

They don’t wear out

They never fade away.

Messages to the Donaldson family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A service to celebrate Shirley’s life will be held at St Stephen’s Anglican Church, Park Street, Ashburton on Thursday August 16, commencing at 1.00pm. Followed by interment at the Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery.

DANN, Dennis Edward: August 9, 2018

 DANN, Dennis Edward:

On August 9, 2018. Passed away peacefully in his sleep at Radius Millstream Resthome, Ashburton. In his 92nd year. Leaving behind his beloved wife Patricia Mary, having just had their 59th Wedding Anniversary and also leaving his darling children Susan (Oregon), Bruce (Methven) and Neil (Oregon) and their respective families Richie, Mark, Jack, Dean, and Maxine; Linda, Janna, Nicole, Caleb, Mia, and Liam; Deidre, Lily, and  Kellen; and great grandad of Jaidon and Quin. Loved big brother of Maureen and the late Barney Carrell (London). A loved uncle to all his nieces and nephews in London. Loved brother in law and uncle of the Brown side of the family (Queenstown). Messages to the Dann Family P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740 or phone Bruce 0272299739.  A memorial service to celebrate Dennis’ life will be held All Saints Church, Cnr MacKenzie Drive and Ruataniwha Road, Twizel on Tuesday August 14, commencing at 1.00pm. Followed by interment of ashes at the Twizel Cemetery, and thereafter a gathering at the Twizel RSA.

GREEN, Barbara Ann: August 9, 2018

GREEN, Barbara Ann:

On August 9, 2018 at Ashburton Hospital, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Aged 64 years. Dearly loved and treasured mother and mother in law of Shane and Nadia, Sandy and Chris, Jason and Lora and the late Ricky. Nana of Sam, and Jack; Jayden, and Tahlia; Monyke, Jacob, and Alex. And great Nana of Lenix. Messages to the Green Family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740.  A celebration of Barbara’s life will be held in our Chapel cnr East and Cox Street, Ashburton TOMORROW, Tuesday August 14, commencing at 1.00pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

SMITH, Neil Wayne: August 8, 2018

SMITH, Neil Wayne:

On August 8, 2018. Passed away peacefully at home with family and friends. Aged 73 years. Beloved uncle of Laureen, Michael and Katrina, and great uncle to Rebekah, Callum, and Garth. Much loved loyal and steadfast friend to many. Our grateful thanks to Doctors P Holdaway and M Wootton the Ashburton Hospital Palliative Care and district nursing staff. According to Neil’s wishes a private cremation has been held and a private service will be held at later date.

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HOLLAND, Dennis Warwick: August 7, 2018

HOLLAND, Dennis Warwick:

On August 7, 2018. Peacefully at Terrace View Retirement Village, Ashburton. Aged 79 years. Loved brother of Murray and Jennifer and Susan and Robert Spencer. Uncle and Great Uncle of Simon and Arti, Liam, and Shirin Holland (USA); Caron and Jeff, Ella, and Georgia Shanks; Brett and Kalar Holland (Australia); and Todd, Alfie, and Jessica-May Hallam (England)

“Rest in peace”

Messages to the Holland family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A service for Dennis will be held at our Chapel Cnr East and Cox Streets, Ashburton on Monday August 13, commencing at 2.00pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

BASTION, Edna: July 30, 2018

BASTION, Edna:

On July 30, 2018 peacefully at Craigweil House, Parakai. In her 94th year. Much loved and loving wife of Richard (deceased), mother and mother in law of Lyn and Grant, Julia (deceased 1946), Keith, John and Linda, Penny and Murray (deceased), Justine and Peter, and Sue. Loved Nana of all her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

“Loved and remembered always”

In lieu of flowers donations the the RSA Welfare Fund would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

A funeral service will be held at Our Chapel Cnr East and Cox Streets, Ashburton on Friday August 10, commencing at 2.00pm. Followed by interment at the Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery.