RASELL, Mark Anthony (Skippy)

Mark Anthony (Skippy):
With great sadness Mark passed away peacefully at Chiswick Park Rest Home on Monday 16 September 2019, aged 84 years. Beloved husband of Judy for 52 years. Loved father of Dean, Natasha, Nicholas and father-in-law of Issy, Kerry and Helen. Adored Grandpa of 8 and a friend to many. A service to celebrate Mark’s life will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 29 Pitama Road, Awapuni, Palmerston North, on Monday 23 September 2019, at 11.00am. Messages can be sent to the Rasell family, PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

WARD, William Stewart (Bill)

William Stewart (Bill):
Peacefully in the presence of family at Ranfurly Manor, Feilding, on Tuesday 17th September 2019. Aged 92. Dearly loved husband of the late Beryl. Loved father and father-in-law of Stewart and Fiona; Garth and Sarah; Avril and Nigel Hillind; Delwyn and Brent Staddon. Grandfather to Samuel, Hannah, Esther, Miriam, Rachel; Nathan, Jeremy, Anthea; Henry; Liberty and Raphael. Great-Grandfather to Letisha, Zacchaeus, Joshua, Shania; Hayley and Arista-Lee. Dear friend of Audrey Hollingworth. Messages to Avril Hillind, PO Box 22295, Khandallah 6441. A service to celebrate Bill’s life will be held at Feilding Baptist Church, 42 Bowen Street, Feilding, on Friday 20th September 2019, at 2.00pm, followed by private cremation.

YORKE, Ronald Joseph

YORKE, Ronald Joseph:
Died peacefully in Palmerston North Hospital with family at his side on September 13, 2019. Now at peace with his beloved wife Ngaire. Loving dad to Jacquie and John, Allan, Charlene and Justin, Rochelle and Ian. Special grandad to Anthony, Rose, Alyssa, Georgia, and Adam. Well respected drum tutor to many for 28 years.
Will be forever
loved and missed.
Funeral to be held at Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North, at 2.00pm, on Wednesday, September 18.

RUSSELL, Ian Robert (Rusty)

Ian Robert (Rusty):
Much loved father of John and Bethany, father-in-law to Graham and Karen. Much loved Poppa to Natahl, Grace, Flynn and James. Remained special friend to Jane T. Service at 12.00 noon on Monday 16 September 2019 at Kelvin Grove Crematorium.

NEILSON, Donald Ernest

NEILSON, Donald Ernest:
19.11.1939 – 31.08.2019
Died peacefully surrounded by his family. Loved Dad to Tanya and Shane, Mark and Kim, and Brent. Loved Poppa Don to all his mokopuna’s. A celebration of Don’s colourful life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Wednesday, September 4th at 2.00pm. Messages to the Neilson family can be sent c/o PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

MOBBERLEY, Olive Edith Mary

Olive Edith Mary:
At Palmerston North on the 24th August 2019 at the age of 96 years. Dearly loved mother of Daryl (dcd.), Glenis and Heather. Loved Nana of Shane and Kasia Lovejoy and Michelle and Mike Moleta. Loved Great-Nana of Sam, Anika, Oliver and Wesley.
A wonderful lady
A life well lived
A service has been held. Messages to G Mobberley, 489a Ruahine Street, Palmerston North.

LOCKWOOD, Margaret Rose (née Thomson)

LOCKWOOD, Margaret Rose
(née Thomson):
Margaret passed away peacefully in the early hours of Wednesday 28 August 2019. Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Eddy (deceased), Christine and Richard Crookes, Heather and the late Graham Beckett, Robin, and Phillip and Liz. Treasured grandmother of 10, great-grandmother of 16, and great-great-grandmother of one. A private family service has been held.
“May she rest in peace”.
Messages of condolence may be addressed to c/- 28 Denbigh Street, Feilding 4702.


Passed away peacefully at Brightwater Home on Thursday 29 August 2019 surrounded by family. Aged 82 years. Much loved husband of Fay for 57 years. Cherished father and father-in-law of Alan and Carol, John and Wendy, Peter, Denise and Adam. Adored grandfather to 10 grandchildren. A service to celebrate Ian’s life will be held at the Associated Church of Christ, 37 Botanical Road, Palmerston North, on Tuesday 3 September 2019 at 1.30pm. In lieu of flowers a donation to the Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter would be appreciated. Messages can be sent to the Biberstein family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

BAYLISS, Nola Anna Mary

BAYLISS, Nola Anna Mary:
Passed away peacefully at Wellington Hospital on Saturday 31 August 2019. Aged 89 years. Much loved wife of the late Peter. Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Paul and Mary-Liz, David, Stephen and Beth, and grandmother of Ingrid, Irena, Andrew, Jake, Emrys, Bryn and Lili. Loving great-grandmother to Summer, Jordan, Elodie and the newly arrived Zoe. A service for Nola will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Thursday 5 September 2019 at 2.00pm. Grateful thanks to the wonderful care provided by Wellington Free Ambulance and the staff of the Emergency Department and Ward 5 South at Wellington Hospital.
May she rest in peace.
Messages can be sent to the Bayliss family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

MOBBERLEY, Lorraine Marie (née Mildon)

Lorraine Marie (née Mildon):
Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 21 August 2019 at Julia Wallace Retirement Village, aged 80 years. Loved wife of the late Mick. Loved mother of Andrew and Helly; and Pete. A loved grandmother to her many grandchildren. A service to celebrate Lorraine’s life will be held in The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Monday 26 August 2019 at 10.30am, followed by interment at Kelvin Grove Cemetery. Messages can be sent to the Mobberley family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North, or mobs@xtra.co.nz