COLEMAN,  Angela Kay (Angie)

Angela Kay (Angie):
Passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday 15 April 2019, aged 43. Much loved daughter of Sue and Brian Booth and sister of Kassi; and Sefton. A loved niece to her uncles and aunties. A special friend to her caregiver Chrissy. A service for Angie will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North on Thursday 18 April 2019 at 1.30 pm. Messages can be sent to Angie’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

HOBMAN, Betty Clothier (née Ashworth)

HOBMAN, Betty Clothier
(née Ashworth):
Passed away on Wednesday 27 March 2019. Dearly beloved wife of the late Gordon. Beloved mother of Bren. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Suzie. Friend of Jan. Treasured Nana of Simon, Kurtis, Jeremy, Thomas and Ollie. Please join us to celebrate her life at St Oswald’s Church, corner Featherston and Kingswood Streets, Palmerston North, on Monday 8 April 2019, at 11.00am. Refreshments to follow. Messages c/- 103D Fitzroy Street, Palmerston North.

POWER, Jennifer Margaret (Jenny) (nee Galloway)

POWER, Jennifer Margaret
(Jenny) (nee Galloway):
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Monday 1 April 2019, in her 74th year. Beloved wife of Bill. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Stu and Philippa; and Megan. Loving Nan of Jack, Keira, Skye, Brock, Jade, Cooper and Hannah. Loved and cherished by her extended family. Loving sister and sister-in-law of Steph and Laurie Butler (Wellington), Mark (deceased), Robyn (Christchurch), Lynnie (Palmerston North), Eleanor and Buff (deceased) (Hawkes Bay), David (deceased), and Diana and Paul (Wellington). A service for Jenny will be held at the Gateways Church, 174 Church Street, Palmerston North, tomorrow (Thursday), 4 April 2019, at 11.00am, followed by interment at Kelvin Grove Lawn Cemetery, James Line, Palmerston North. In lieu of flowers a donation to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Terrace End, Palmerston North, would be appreciated and can also be left at the service. Messages can be sent to the Power family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.


Peacefully passed on Thursday, 28 March 2019. Loved husband of Lorna (late) and Janet. Cherised Dad, grandad and great-grandad of Stephen, Shirley & Kevin. Tania, Nathan & Teresa, Shaun, David & Little Stephen (late). Xavier-Lee & Evander. Loved by cousin June and the boys from Apiti.
Forever in our hearts.
Special thanks to staff at Brightwater Home. Messages to PO Box 9091, Palmerston North 4441.

BOYCE, Christopher John (Chris)

BOYCE, Christopher John (Chris). Passed away suddenly on Wednesday 27 March 2019. Aged 52 years. Deeply loved and cherished soulmate of Amy and loved and loving Papa of Jada. Beloved son of Arnold (deceased) and Sue Boyce (Whangarei). Cherished mate and son-in-law of Paul and Dawn Hatton (Whanganui). Loved brother, uncle, Koko and friend to all. Chris will be at home with whanau followed by a celebration of his life at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North today (Saturday) 30 March 2019 at 2 pm. “He will be forever in our hearts.”


Passed away peacefully in the presence of family at the Brightwater Rest Home on Wednesday 27 March 2019, in her 92nd year. Loved wife of the late Ian. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Frances & Alan; Peter & Carol; and David & Jackie. Loved Nana of Chris; Suzy; Mitchell; Joanna; Tessa; and Georgia. A service for Ellen will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Friday 5 April 2019, at 11.00am, followed by private cremation. Messages can be sent to the Ramsden family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

TAYLOR, Glenys

TAYLOR, Glenys:
Arthur, Andrew, Carol, Lawrence and families wish to thank their kind and caring friends and relatives who took time to send cards, emails, flowers, made phone calls and visited us. Thanks also to those who attended Glenys’ service. We truly appreciated your overwhelming support. As we may not be able to thank you all individually please accept this as a personal acknowledgement to each and every one of you.


Aged 83 years. Peacefully passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Palmerston North Hospital. He is survived by his wife Joan and his children, Karen and Shane, Lauren and Gary, Jeanette and Peter, Marie and Tom, along with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at the Seventh-day Adventist Church (257 Ferguson Street), on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at 11.00am. Messages can be sent to the Strawbridge family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

JONES, Margaret Ada (Peg)

JONES, Margaret Ada (Peg):
On March 9, 2019, at Palmerston Manor, Margaret passed away peacefully, with family present, three weeks short of her 97th birthday. Loved wife of Edward William (Ted, dec), loved mother of Helen, Keith and Angela, Marilyn and Owen, Rex and Clem. Loved grandmother of 10 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Big thank you to the staff at Palmerston Manor for their wonderful care of Margaret. Private Cremation.

SIFA, Makiroa (née Ranginui)

Makiroa (née Ranginui):
Passed peacefully with family by her side on Tuesday 5th March 2019, aged 71. A much loved and adored daughter, sister, wife, mother, grand and great-grandmother, aunty, neighbour, and a friend to many. A service to celebrate Makiroa’s life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Tuesday 12th March at 10.00am, followed by a burial at Kelvin Grove Lawn Cemetery. Messages to the Sifa family can be sent to PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
“Rest in peace, Makiroa.”