Funeral Notices

FLATMAN Brian, on March 27, 2021

Peacefully at Ashburton Hospital. Aged 79 Years. Dearly loved husband of Maureen. Much loved father and father in law and “Bri” of Kristen, Peter, Rose, Thom, and Marc Simmons (Gisborne), Nigel, Tracey, Taine, and Dylan Flatman (Leeston), Richard, Sherree, Georgia, Isabel, and Toby Flatman (Mapua), Michael, Anna, Mary, Clare, and Harry Flatman (Christchurch). Dearly loved by all and will be sorely missed. As per Brian’s request in lieu of flowers, donations to Maia Health Foundation would be much appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Flatman Family, c/- PO Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A memorial service to celebrate Brian’s life will be held in our Chapel, corner East & Cox Streets, Ashburton on Wednesday March 31, commencing at 1.30pm.

ADAMS Shayne Russell, on March 25, 2021

Peacefully after a courageous battle, aged 56 years.  Much loved husband of Kim.  Dearly loved father and father in law of Angela and Christopher Law, Brendon and Jezamay, Nicole, Corey, and Kaitlyn. Special Grandad to Grace, and Oliver.  Loved son of  Raynor and the late Russell, brother of Dean and loved uncle of Simon.  Loved brother in law of Biddy and Brendan Sheehan and best mate of Ken and Carol Wilson.  Messages to the Adams family c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A huge huge thank you to Jane Smith and the staff of Ashburton Hospital for their care and love given to Shayne and his family. Donations to Ashburton Palliative Care would be much appreciated and may be left at the service. A service to celebrate Shayne’s life will be held in the Downstairs Lounge, Ashburton Showgrounds, (entrance off Brucefield Avenue), on Tuesday March 30, commencing at 1.30pm.  Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

BINNIE Margaret Joan (Joan), on March 15, 2021

aged 80 years. It is with much sadness that we say goodbye to a wonderful Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great grandmother.  Our hearts are broken by your sudden departure and you will be dearly missed. Your loving husband Peter, Daughter Phillipa, Son Doug (in Australia), their partners Brian, and Carol, Grandchildren, and Great Grandchildren. Messages to the Binnie family c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740.   A service Joan will be held at Our Chapel, cnr East & Cox Streets, Ashburton on Friday March 26, commencing at 11.00am.  Followed by a private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

PATEL Tui Elizabeth (Nee Corbett), on March 20, 2021

passed away on March 20, 2021, aged 71 years, at Russley Village Hospital Care Unit, Christchurch. Dearly loved wife of the late Rajni. Loved sister and sister in law of the late Dennis and Trish Corbett, Anne Walker, Tony and Claire Corbett, and the late Stephen. Cherished and wise Aunty of all her nieces and nephews. Messages to the Corbett family c/- P O Box 370, Ashburton 7740. In keeping with Tui’s wishes a private cremation has been held.

 

STEWART Shirley Janette, on March 18, 2021

 at Ashburton, peacefully on Thursday March 18, 2021, aged 92 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late NoelMuch loved mother and mother in law of Donald and Pam, Ross and Nora, and Anne and Brian Mee. Treasured Granny of Kate and Blair, Laura and Nick, Jane and Ryan, Simon and Helen, Matthew and Rachida, Peter and Fairooz, Holly and Gareth, and Ruby and Connor and her great grandchildren Elsie, Emma, Frankie, Isabel, Sebastian, Monte, Isabella, Jasper, and Max.  A special thank you to the staff at Princes Court for their loving care and support of Shirley.  At Shirley’s request a private family service has been held.

MAUDE Christina Joan (Joan), on March 18, 2021

Peacefully at Ashburton Hospital.  In her 90th year.  Much loved wife of the late Arthur.  Loved and respected mother and mother in law of Deirdre and Kelvyn, and the late Peter Curd, Dr Kate Richardson and Doug, Rose and Bruce Leonard, Trish and Omar Palov.  Loved Granny of Charmaine, Lynette, Harry and Sam, Marissa, Rebecca, Stephanie, Megan, Peter, and Lizzy, and loved great Granny of all her great grandchildren.  Loved sister and sister in law of John and the late Maude Kennedy, David and Jennifer Kennedy, Marina and the late Ken Pomeroy, Stan and the late Claire Kennedy, the late Betty and Ron Matchett,  Doug and Marion Kennedy. Loved sister in law of Edna and the late Willie Adamson, the late Alice and Ken Keen, Linda and Keith McKenzie, Allan and Maureen Maude.  Loved aunty of all her nieces and nephews.  Special thanks to the Dementia team at Radius Millstream for their love and care of Joan and the nursing staff at Ashburton Hospital.  Special thanks to Clarice Humphries for her kindness to Mum.  Messages to the Maude family c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740.  A celebration of Joan’s life will be held at Our Chapel, cnr East & Cox Streets, Ashburton on Saturday March 27, commencing at 1.00pm.

MARRIOTT Paul William, on March 11, 2021

Peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on March 11th 2021 aged 65 years,Dearly loved husband of Chris, and loved Dad and pop ofScott and Nicky, Erin and Macy;Nick and Kylie, Maddi, Charlotte, Jack, and DanielleSpecial thanks to Dr Penny Holdaway, Debra, and Lee from the District Nurse team for the wonderful care and support.  Messages to 814 East Street Ashburton 7700.At Paul’s request a private family service has been held.

DONALDSON Irma Joan, on March 13, 2021

Irma passed away peacefully in the care of Radius Millstream on March 13, 2021, aged 89 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Ian for 62 years. Much loved mother and mother in law of Graeme and Julie, Les and Carolyn, and Murray.  Cherished Nana/Grandma of Emma, James, Poppy, Teddie-Jo, and Ruby.  Thank you to all the staff at Radius Millstream for their wonderful heartfelt care shown towards Irma during her time at Radius.  Messages to the Donaldson family c/- 73 Farm Road, Ashburton 7700.  At Irma’s request a private family service has been held.

WEILY Peter Morris, on March 15, 2021

Peacefully at Christchurch Hospital. Aged 84 years. Dearly loved husband of Jenefer. Much loved father and father in law of Stephen and Therle, Maree and Bill den Baars, and Lynley and Neil Pluck. Loving Grandad of Mark and Simone (Brisbane), Vanessa and Tim, Tonya and Svend, Anita and Robbie, Vicki, and Lauren. Great Grandad of Joshua, Samuel, Isobelle, Harry, Ole, Paddy, and Darcy. Messages to the Weily Family, c/- PO Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A service for Peter will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, Chapman Street Methven on Friday March 19 commencing at 1.30pm followed by a private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.

HOBSON George Thomas, on March 13, 2021

peacefully at home, aged 93 years.  Dearly loved and devoted husband of Elspeth (Elma) for 68 years.  Much loved and respected father and father in law of Heather and Noel Kirkwood (Auckland), Robert and Jenny Hobson (Hawkes Bay), Elspeth Hobson and Jonathan Macleod (Sydney), and Trevor and Andrea Hobson (Te Pirita).  Special ‘Grandad George’ of Henry, Lucy, and Angus Kirkwood; Sarah, Ben, and William Hobson; Fergus, and Roderick Macleod; Thomas, Edward, Samuel, and Albert Hobson, and great Grandad of Indi, Freya, Allie, and Jack Hobson, Isabel Hobson, and Eden Hobson. Loved brother of Olive Philpott, (Ashburton). Messages to the Hobson family c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Special thanks to the St John team and Rakaia 1st Response. A celebration of George’s life will be held at the Rakaia Community Centre, Elizabeth Avenue, Rakaia on Thursday March 18, commencing at 11.00am.  To be followed by interment at the Rakaia cemetery.