ELLIOTT, Ross Herbert

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.


Peacefully at Arohanui Hospice on Tuesday 8 May 2018, aged 63 years. Much loved wife and soul mate of Mike. Lynnie, Granma and friend to Ronnie, Mel and Zed, Tony, Sue and Lexi, Jasen, Lia and Nina and Jo. Loved sister of Gordon (deceased) and Diana, Mary and Tim, Ross and Steph, and the late, Barbara, Karen, Russell and Jill. Cherished Aunty to Rebecca, Aimee, Sarah, Amanda, Emma, Matt, Michelle, Sammy and partners. Cherished friend of many. At Lynnie’s request please come in lovely bright colours to celebrate a vibrant rich life. Lynnie has also asked there be no flowers but would like you to bring along a single flower from your garden (or your neighbours) to share with her. Lynnie’s funeral service is to be held on Saturday 12 May 2018 at 1.00pm at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, followed by a private cremation. Messages for Mike and the family can be sent to C/- PO Box 604, Palmerston North. Donations can be made to Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North.

SHEARER, Joan Rebecca (née Boyce)

Joan Rebecca (née Boyce):
Formerly of Crusader Country, Joan passed peacefully after a full life on 3rd May 2018 at Woodlands Feilding, in her 94th year. Wife of the late Jim, mother and mother-in-law of Garry (deceased); and Diane and Brian Gemmell. Nana to Kris and Corinne, Nicola and Ryan, Michelle and Ryan, Jamie, Tim and Natasha and Lucy. Nana Joan to her 9 great-grandchildren. A service for Joan will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Wednesday 9 May 2018 at 1.00pm, followed by private cremation. Messages can be sent to Joan’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

Galvin, Michael

Michael David (Mick):
Passed away peacefully at the age of 90, on 24th June 2017. Will be sadly missed by his loving partner, Carla, his four daughters and his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A special thanks to Cook Street Nursing Care Centre for their excellent care. A private ceremony was held on Wednesday, 28 June 2017.

Robinson, Violet Edna Emma (Edna) (nee Hobbs)

Violet Edna Emma
(Edna) (neé Hobbs):
Passed away peacefully on Saturday 24 June 2017, aged 104 years. Loved wife of the late Errol. Dearly loved mother of Heather and the late Lester and a loved grandmother and great-grandmother to all her grandchildren. A service for Edna will be held at the Rose City Funeral Home, 190 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North, on Wednesday 28 June 2017 at 11.00am, followed by private cremation.

Robertson, William Menzies (Will)

William Menzies (Will):
Passed away on 24 June 2017, at Palmerston North Hospital. Aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband of Marie. Treasured father of Megan (Australia).
“At rest”
At Will’s request, a private cremation has taken place.

Nash,Aileen Clare

NASH, Aileen Clare:
Peacefully on Sunday 25 June 2017. Aged 94 years. Dearly loved daughter of the late Jim and Joan Nash and sister of the late Gerald Nash. A service to celebrate Aileen’s life will be held at St Peter’s Anglican Church, 229 Ruahine Street, Palmerston North on Thursday 29 June 2017 at 12 noon followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers a donation to Arohanui Hospice can be posted to PO Box 5349, Palmerston North or left in the Church foyer. Messages can be sent to the Nash family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

Groucott, Trevor Leonard

Trevor Leonard:
Service No 647898, Lance Corporal, RNZASC. Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday 17 June 2017. Aged 80 years. Loved father of Paul; Karen; Lee; and the late Glenn. Loved brother of Harold; Alan; and the late Ken. A loved grandad, brother-in-law and friend to many. A service for Trevor will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North on Friday 23 June 2017 at 2.00pm, followed by private cremation. Messages can be sent to the Groucott family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.

Ishbel, Cathren (nee Harrison)

Cathren (neé Harrison):
Passed away on Monday, 19 June 2017, at Woodlands Rest Home, Feilding, aged 86 years. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan Farquhar and Sue; Racheal (deceased) and Bruce MacEwan. Loved grandma of Christopher and Jayne. Loved sister of Vernon and Erica Harrison (deceased); Charles and Betty; Michael and Bev; and dearly loved aunty of all her nieces and nephews. A service for Cathren will be held at the All Saints’ Community Centre, 338 Church Street, Palmerston North, on Tuesday, 27 June 2017, at 1.00pm followed by interment at the Kelvin Grove Lawn Cemetery. Messages can be sent to Cathren’s family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.