Ernest Albert (Ern):
Passed away peacefully at home on 2 January 2019, aged 86. Dearly beloved husband and best friend of Joy for 68 happy years. Cherished father of Jennifer, Graham, Amanda and Myles. Loved Grandfather of Samantha, Melina, Holly, Vanessa and Joshua, and Great-Grandfather of Lily-Rose, Harrison and Nico. Deeply missed and will always be remembered by all family and friends. Messages to the Norris family, c/- 6A Pharazyn Street, Feilding. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance, Bowen Street, Feilding would be appreciated. A private service was held on 3rd January to celebrate Ern’s life, followed by a private cremation.
O’KEEFE, Noeline Margaret:
Passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on 18 December 2018, aged 90. Loved wife for 60 years of the late Pete. Much loved mother to Pauline and the late Perry Kingsbeer; Jocelyn; and Robyn. Adored nana of Nicole, Cherie, Jared, Amber, Lisa, Byron, Brent, Aaron, Mitchell, Gina and their partners, and great-grandmother to 14. A service to celebrate Noeline’s life will be held at the Rose City Funeral Home, 190 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North, on 22 December 2018 at 1.00pm. Messages can be sent to the O’Keefe family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
McIntyre, Iain Archibald (Archie).
Passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Sunday 16 December 2018, aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Mary. Loved father and father-in law of Kate and David, Joanna and Andrew, Malcolm and Amanda, and Iain (deceased).Much loved Grandad and Great-Grandad of Tim, Jessie and Tom, Susie, Caitlin, Alec, Riley, Ella, and Gracie In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart Foundation may be sent to c/o PO Box 12136 Palmerston North 4410 or may be left at the service. A service to celebrate the life of Archie will be held in the Aokautere Community Church, 2 Moonshine Valley Road, Palmerston North on Friday 21 December 2018 at 10.30am followed by private cremation. Messages can be sent to the McIntyre family c/o PO Box 1014, Palmerston North
DAVIES, Doreen Ada (née Taylor) (formerly Knight)
Passed away peacefully at Peppertree Rest Home after a courageous battle on Monday 17 December 2018, aged 79 years. Beloved mum of Wayne (deceased), Brent, Alan, Debbie, Julie, and Colin; loved mother-in-law of Chris, Tony, Debbie and Amber; loved Nana and great-Nana of all her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. Survived by her brother Graham. A celebration of Doreen’s life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North on Friday 21 December 2018 at 10.30 am. In lieu of flowers a donation to Arohanui Hospice would be appreciated. Messages can be sent to Doreen’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
TAYLOR, Rodney Graeme:
7.7.47 – 7.12.18
Rod passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Loving partner of Karen Morris. Beloved father and father-in-law to Donna & James, Karen & Ra, Jason & Tracey and Brett & Tash. Beloved grandad and great- grandad to his 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
“Ride easy dad,
forever in our hearts.”
A private service has been held at Rodney’s request.
LEARMONTH, Pearl Ruth:
Passed away peacefully at Brightwater Home on Monday, 10 December 2018, aged 85 years. Loved wife of the late Patrick. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Roger and Maryann; and Carol and Errol. Respected sister of Kenny; Gordon; Nita (deceased) and Florence (deceased). Loved grandmother to Donna and Daniel; Colin and May; Stuart and Chrissy; James; Andrew; Louise and Dave and great-grandmother to 9 great-grandchildren. A service for Pearl will be held at the Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North, on Friday, 14 December 2018, at 11am.
Peacefully at the Cook Street Nursing Care Centre on Saturday 8 December 2018, in his 100th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Anne Flannery, loved father of Harry; Alexander; and Georgina. Proud grandfather of Hannah, Marcus and Ben. A service for Ian will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North on Friday 14 December 2018 at 2 pm followed by private cremation. Thanks to the staff at Cook Street Centre for their wonderful care. Messages can be sent to Ian’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
Dora Isabell (nee Jennings):
Passed away on Saturday 24 November 2018, aged 73 years. Dearly loved wife of Maurice, adored mother of Katie (deceased); and Maxine Bennett, mother-in-law of Hayden Bennett. Granny of Ethan and Johan Bennett. Daughter of the late Thomas and Molly Jennings. Sister and sister-in-law of Ivy (deceased) and Jim Chalmers; Kevin and Gaye Jennings; and the late Nola. A service for Dora will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Wednesday 12 December 2018 at 2.00pm, followed by interment at the Bunnythorpe Cemetery. Messages can be sent to the Gore family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
MOULDEY, George William:
13.12.1936 – 06.12.2018
George passed away peacefully at Arohanui Hospice on the morning of 6th December 2018, aged 81. He is a dearly loved dad, grandad, and adored Georgie to his extended family, and a special loved friend to so many. A life member of the Kia Toa RFC and member of the Maw-Haw’s social club. A service for George will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Monday 10th December 2018 at 1.00pm. In lieu of flowers, a donation to Arohanui Hospice would be appreciated. Messages to the family c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
COLLINS, Arthur Keith:
Peacefully in the presence of family at Palmerston North Hospital, on Tuesday 27 November 2018, aged 86 years. Loved husband of June. Loved father of Julie; and Graeme. Loved brother of John (deceased) and Una, Nancy and Don Eglinton (both deceased), Don and Diana Trow, and a loved uncle to his many nieces and nephews. A service for Arthur will be held in the All Saints’ Community Centre, 338 Church Street, Palmerston North, on Friday 30 November 2018 at 3.00pm. Private Interment. Messages can be sent to Arthur’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.