Peacefully after a short illness, aged 79 years. Dearly loved mother and mother in law of David, Angela, Michael, Carl, and Nigel and Wendy, and much loved grandmother of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Messages to the Ranson Family, c/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. A service to celebrate Lois’ life will be held at Our Chapel, cnr East & Cox Streets, Ashburton on Thursday August 27, commencing at 2.00pm. Followed by interment at the Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery.