CHARLES, Grant Stewart:
Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle on Friday 15 June 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved life partner of Vicki Wills, and loving dad of Kane and Josh. Much loved son of Lex Charles and Barbara Cornford. Cherished brother of Sharon; and Mark, and loved uncle to Dion. According to Grant’s wishes a private family service was held on Saturday 16 June 2018. Grant’s family wish to thank Arohanui Hospice and the staff of the Haematology Department at Palmerston North Hospital. Messages can be sent to Grant’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
MacDONALD, Norman John:
Service No 75858, Corporal, RNZAF. Passed peacefully on Monday 11th June 2018 at Ultimate Care Aroha, Palmerston North, aged 84 years. Dearly loved brother to Don and Betty, brother-in-law to Fay and Ra, father to Jean and Bryan, father-in-law to Mary and Richard, grandfather to Daniela, Corban and Selina; friend to many others. According to Norman’s wishes, a private service will be held to honour his life. Messages to the family can be sent to 4 Kilmister Avenue, Welllington 6011.
Peacefully at Brightwater Centre on Monday 11 June 2018, aged 85 years. Loved husband of Gillian. Loved father and father-in-law of Warren and Fiona; Linda and Noel; and the late Andrea. Much loved grandfather of Liam and Hayden. A service to celebrate Peter’s life will be held in the Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North, on Friday 15 June 2018, at 1.30pm. Messages can be sent to the Henderson family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
CLARKE, John Kenneth:
Passed away peacefully at his home, on 9 June 2018, surrounded by his loving family, aged 84. Dearly loved husband of Rosemary. Loved and respected father and father-in-law of Daniel, Andrew, and Nicholas & Kathryn. Grandfather of Louise, Alistair and Suzanne. And a loved brother and brother-in-law of Billy & Helen, and Olive & Nevin (dec). A service for John will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Thursday 14 June 2018, at 10.30am, followed by private cremation. The family wish to acknowledge their thanks for the care given to John by his caregivers, nurses and the staff of Arohanui Hospice.
Passed away peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital on Tuesday 22 May 2018. Dearly loved son of the late John and Agnes, and brother of the late Agnes, John, Jean, Andrina, Andrew, Peter, Elizabeth, William and Margaret. A private service was held at The Lychway Chapel on Monday 28 May 2018.
DOONEY, Thomas Patrick:
Of Turakina Beach (Koitiata), peacefully passed away on May 25, 2018 aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Trish Dooney. Loved Father and Poppa. Tom will live in our memories forever. Service to be held at the Turakina Beach Community Hall on May 31, 2018 at 2pm.
Patricia Jane (Trish):
Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 24 May 2018. Dearly loved wife of the late Barry. Loved mother of Kevin and Glenn, and loved mother-in-law of Jacqui and Cate. Respected and loved grandmother of Bianca, Max, Tom and Eloise. A service for Trish will be held at the Pahiatua Golf Club, State Highway 2, Pahiatua, on Wednesday 30 May 2018 at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation. Messages can be sent to the Ashwell family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
Eileen Joan (Joan):
Passed away Sunday 20 May 2018 at Colleen’s residence in Paraparaumu. Wife of the late Pat. Loved Mum and mother-in-law of Colleen and John Strawbridge; Dianne and the late Doug Cole (Brisbane); Patricia and Con Anagnostou (Gold Coast); Mary and Michael Armstrong (Whangarei); Kevin and Natalie (Palmerston North); and Tony and Lorna (Abu Dhabi). In accordance with Joan’s wishes a private service has been held. Messages can be sent to PO Box 1635, Paraparaumu Beach 5252.
BYERS, Peter Brian:
Peacefully on Sunday, May 13th 2018, at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 90 years. Loved husband of Janet, a loved and respected father and father-in-law to Steve and Fiona, Dave and Dale, Mike and Dot. Much loved Poppa to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. According to Peter’s wishes a private service has been held. Correspondence to 5 Kowhai Avenue, Palmerston North. Our sincere thanks to the staff of Ward 26 and STAR 2 at Palmerston North Hospital.
ELLIOTT, Ross Herbert:
Peacefully at home on Saturday 5 May 2018, aged 71 years. Loved husband of Gail. Loved father and father-in-law of Debbie, Rodney, Serena and Kelly; Isabelle and Ben; and Richard. Much loved grandfather of Joshua and Sasha; Gabriella, Luciana, and Elodie. A much loved uncle, brother and brother-in-law of Lloyd (deceased) and Lynn, Geoff and Kim. A service to celebrate the life of Ross will be held in The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Thursday 10 May 2018 at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. Messages to the Elliott family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.