VUKCEVIC, Slavko

VUKCEVIC, Slavko:
Passed away at his home peacefully, holding the hand of his beloved wife, after a long battle. Very much loved by his loving wife Anka for 52 years. Loved and respected father and father-in-law of Michael & Kiri; and Lazar. And a much loved grandfather to Luka, Noah; and Danielle. Due to the current Covid restrictions a private burial will take place with a memorial service to be held at a later date once the current restrictions allow. The family wish to acknowledge the help and support of all the doctors, nurses & hospice staff for their loving care and support during Slavko’s journey. Messages can be sent to the Vukcevic family c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

STRAWBRIDGE, June Sarah Grace (nee Oke)

STRAWBRIDGE,
June Sarah Grace
(nee Oke):
Passed away peacefully at the Masonic Court Rest Home PN on Monday 23rd August 2021, aged 91. Dearly loved wife of the late Mervyn, much loved mother and mother-in-law to Tony & Glenys, Wayne & Sharleen, Suzanne (dec), and Deborah. A beloved Nana to all her grandchildren, great & great-great-grandchildren
“Loved By Many”
A big thank you to all the wonderful staff at the Masonic Court Rest Home. Due to Covid restrictions a Private Cremation has been held, and a private interment at Kelvin Grove Cemetery will be held at a later date. Any messages can be sent to the Strawbridge Family, c/- 5 Severn Terrace, Roslyn 4414, Palmerston North.

RICHFIELD, David James (Kermit)

RICHFIELD,
David James (Kermit):
Passed away peacefully at home on Friday 13 August 2021, aged 59. Son of Brian and Peggy. Brother to Cheryl, Judith and Diane. Loved uncle of Valerie, Thomas, Monica and Alice. Best mate of ‘Mog’ (the cat). Private cremation has been held. Thank you to the great team at Arohanui Hospice. A donation to Arohanui in David’s memory can be posted to PO Box 5349, Palmerston North. Messages to can be sent to the Richfield family, PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

SCHULZ, Colleen Joan (nee Griffin)

SCHULZ,
Colleen Joan (nee Griffin):
Of Palmerston North. On 14th August 2021 at Summerset Care Centre after an illness. Dearly loved wife of the late Francis (Frank). Loved daughter of Tom & Olive (both deceased). Loved sister and sister-in-law of Ivan & Sadie Griffin (both deceased), and Murray & Dawn Griffin. Sister-in-law of the late Aileen Kempton, Greta Adamson and Rex Schulz. Loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. A sincere thank you to the manager and staff of Summerset Care Centre who have looked after Colleen for the last 5 years. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to SANDS would be appreciated or left in the church foyer. A service for Colleen will be held at St Peter’s Anglican Church, 229 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North, on Wednesday, 18th August 2021 at 1.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages can be sent to the Schulz family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

HOFFMAN, Evelyn Jane (née Holloway) (formerly Bowater)

HOFFMAN, Evelyn Jane
(née Holloway)
(formerly Bowater):
Passed away peacefully on Thursday 5 August 2021 at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, Feilding. Aged 79 years. Loved wife of the late Noel, mother of Ian (dec) and Gaylene, Brian and Raewyn, Coralie and Scott, and a loved nana and great-grandmother. Dearly loved sister of Brian (dec), Jimmy (dec), Gary and their partners. A private service has been held. Messages can be sent to the Hoffman family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

OLSON, Thora Yvonne (nee Tilyard)

OLSON,
Thora Yvonne (nee Tilyard):
Thora went home to be with her Lord on Friday 6th August 2021 at Radius Peppertree Rest Home. Loved wife of the late Arthur. Beloved Mum and soulmate of Moira and Keith (deceased), and daughter-in-law Lynette; honorary Mum to Dee. Special Nana to Reuben and Karen, Sarita and Travis, Sacha, Joshua and Lynelle. Little Nana to her great-grandchilden, Egan, Tate, Brydan, Neelam and Amaya. A celebration service will be held at the Church of Christ, 47 Botanical Road, Palmerston North, at 1.30pm on Tuesday 11th August, followed by afternoon tea. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to World Vision, either at the service or online. Messages can be sent to the family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

McINTYRE, Ivy

McINTYRE, Ivy:
On August 7, 2021, peacefully at Havelock North. Dearly loved wife of the late Authie (Mac). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Shirley and Tom Wills (Rarotonga), Ngaire and Ian Holford (Havelock North), Jan Climo (Waiheke Island), the late Cliff and David Dennis (Levin), and Heather and Alan Clark (Masterton). Loved Nana Mac of 10 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. A service for Ivy will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Thursday 12 August 2021 at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation. Special thanks to the staff at Coombrae Rest Home and Feilding & Waiapu House, Havelock North, for the loving care given to Ivy during the last five years. Messages can be sent to Ivy’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

HOPCROFT, Margaret (née Scott)

HOPCROFT,
Margaret (née Scott):
Of Palmerston North. Peacefully on Tuesday 3 August 2021 surrounded by love at Palmerston Manor. Aged 80 years. Cherished wife of Roger. Beloved mother of Patrick, Paul and Wendy. Loved Nana of David, Ryan, Renee, Andrew, Daniel and Emma and loved great-Nana of Elexis. A very special thank you to all the staff at Palmerston Manor for the love and care they showed. In accordance with Margaret’s wishes a private funeral and burial has taken place. All messages c/- 53 Margaret St, Palmerston North 4414.

OLSON, Thora Yvonne (nee Tilyard)

OLSON,
Thora Yvonne (nee Tilyard):
Thora went home to be with her Lord on Friday 6th August 2021 at Radius Peppertree Rest Home. Loved wife of the late Arthur. Beloved Mum and soulmate of Moira and Keith (deceased), and daughter-in-law Lynette; honorary Mum to Dee. Special Nana to Reuben and Karen, Sarita and Travis, Sacha, Joshua and Lynelle. Little Nana to her great-grandchilden, Egan, Tate, Brydan, Neelam and Amaya. A celebration service will be held at the Church of Christ, 47 Botanical Road, Palmerston North, at 1.30pm on Tuesday 11th August, followed by afternoon tea. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to World Vision, either at the service or online. Messages can be sent to the family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

JONES, Raymond Alexander

JONES,
Raymond Alexander:
With great sadness Ray passed away at home with family by his side on 1st August 2021, one day short of his 92nd birthday. A loved son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great and great-great-grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle, a workmate and great friend to many. A service to celebrate Ray’s life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Friday 6th August at 1.00pm. Messages to Ray’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.
“Proudly from the East Coast, he returns home.”