SEARLES, Ruth (nee Fisher). 12/01/1932 - 29/07/2022. Mother of Garry, Derek, Shane, and Michelle (late). Wife of Harold. Sister of Jean and Lynette. Grandmother, Great Grandmother, and Aunty to many. A celebration of her life was held at I. C. Mark Funeral Services, Levin on 08/08/2022. Thanks to the staff at ward 29 Palmerston North Hospital who cared for her in the last eight days of her life. Now at rest and reunited with her Mum and Pop (Ethel and Len), her two sisters (Jean and Lynette), and Harold. “Sad are the hearts that love you, Silent the tears that fall, Living our lives without you, Is the hardest thing of all.” Loved and remembered always.
NEWPORT, Dorothy Irene (Dot)
NEWPORT, Dorothy Irene (Dot) of Levin. Passed away peacefully on 22 July 2022. Much loved mate of the late Charles Russel Newport (Russel). Loved mother of Shirley & Alan, late Charles, Irene & Andy and Rob & Sue. Loved grandmother of Reegan & Nicki, Nicholas & Kim, Matthew & Kathrine, Julia & Shane, Renee, Courtenay & Bella and Karlie. Great grandmother of Jordan, Breana, Ella, Lochlan, Jaide, Lucas, Joshua, Mason, Arihia, late Te Kaea, Maconahey, Eden, Frankie, Vincent and Eila. Loved Aunty to many combined nieces, nephews and extended family. Loved sister of Ivan & Carol and the late Marg & Reg. Loved sister-in-law of Joyce & Jack, Kelvin & Lorraine and the late Noleen & Stuart. Friends are invited to celebrate Dot’s life at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen St, Levin, on Wednesday 27th July at 2pm.
HORI TE PA, Helen Ereni Messine Hutana
HORI TE PA (née MATENGA), Helen Ereni Messine Hutana. Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā. E te taonga o te mate, takoto rā i roto i te aroha, e haehae nei te manawa, ka ngaro nei. Our beloved Mum, Nan and Aunty, Helen Ereni Hori Te Pa (née Matenga) passed away on the morning of Friday 22 July 2022. A poroporoaki will be held at home at 13 William Street, Levin at 7pm on Monday 25 July. A service will be held at Queen Street Gospel Chapel, 539 Queen St, Levin at 11am on Tuesday 26 July. The service will be live streamed at www.icmark.co.nz, live stream channel 2.
PEARCE, Heather. Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Palmerston North Hospital on Monday, July 11, 2022 aged 90 years. Dearly loved Wife of Pat. Loved Mother and Mother in law of Jane, Andrew (dec), Peter & Raewyn, Stewart & Jackie, Matthew & Erica, and Mary. Loved Nana of her 10 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren. Sister of the late Adele Glass. "With long life will I sustain you." Psalm 91. Messages to the Pearce family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A celebration of Heather's life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street Palmerston North, on Tuesday, 19 July 2022 at 11:00AM, followed by interment at Kelvin Grove Cemetery.
HEARFIELD, Bruce Leonard
HEARFIELD, Bruce Leonard. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 10, 2022 aged 84 years. Dearly loved Husband of Karen. Father of Karen, Steven, Dale, John (deceased) and Michael. All messages to the Hearfield family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin, . In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice. A service for Bruce will be held in The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui 5510, on Thursday, 14 July 2022 at 1:00PM.
PEDLEY, Douglas William
PEDLEY, Douglas William. 12-07-1938 to 08-07-2022. Peacefully at The Madison Levin. Dearly loved husband and father of Carol, Fiona and Christine, Respected father-in-law of Andrew, Richard and Neil, Proud Grandad and step-Grandad of Kelsey, Geoff & Regan, Emma & Jack, and Stefan, Bradley & Tegan, Great Grandad of Hazel and Osiris. Thank you to all the wonderful Staff at the Madison for the care and compassion shown to Doug during his final months and days. Funeral arrangements to be advised.
FRASER, John Leonard
FRASER, John Leonard. Formerly of Wellington. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 7 July 2022. Dearly loved husband of Ann. Loved father & father-in-law of Johnny & Lynda, Joey & Harriet, Linda & Andrew, Tina & Andrew, Luke & Jane, Dylan, and Nikita. Loved Grandad & Great Grandad to all his Grandchildren and special Poppa John of Arlo. A celebration of John's life will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street, Levin on Wednesday 13 July 2022 at 11am, followed by private cremation. Messages C/- 547 Queen St, Levin 5510.
MANSON, Janice Lorraine
MANSON, Janice Lorraine. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 06, 2022 aged 78 years. Dearly loved Wife of David. Loved Mother and Mother in Law of Donna & Warrick, Dawn & Chris, David and Waen. Adored Grandmother to all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. A service for Janice will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East Levin on Monday 11 July 2022 at 11am. All messages to the Manson family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin.
THOMAS, Sidney Matthew
THOMAS, Sidney Matthew. Of Levin formerly Tokomaru and Colyton. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 4 July 2022 in his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Jocelyn. Loved father of Liz & Allan (Napier), John & Diana (Canterbury), Graham & Carol (Morrinsville), Brian & Ann (Levin), and Steve & Sandy (Levin). Loved Grandad of his 13 Grandchildren and 17 Great Grandchildren. A service for Sidney will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East Levin, on Saturday, 9 July 2022 at 11:00am followed by interment at The Avenue Lawn Cemetery. Live stream www.icmark.co.nz channel 1.
BERGER, Kerstin. Passed away peacefully in the Covid Ward Palmerston North, Saturday July 2 aged 69 years. Loved daughter of Gunnar (dec) and Margit (dec), dearly loved sister of Lena, Soren, and Peter. Loved aunty of Soreen, Sven, Margie, Joseph, Rikki, William, Mark, Daniel and extended family. Loved flatmate of Karen, Ana and Pauline. Heartfelt thank you to Marama and all the wonderful carers at NZ Care who have made Kerstin's life full of comfort and joy. A celebration of Kerstin's life will be held in The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East Levin, on Wednesday, 20th July 2022 at 11:00AM.
STEDMAN, Madge Stedman (Ivy)
STEDMAN, Madge Stedman (Ivy) 1.9.30 - 26.6.2022. Ivy (Madge) Stedman nee Gardiner peacefully passed away 26 June 2022 at Julia Wallace hospital Palmerston North. Madge was 91 and will be buried with her husband Roger Stedman, deceased 1991. Madge was mother to Peter and Dee, Margaret, Silas and Daphne, Heather and Patrick and Gayelle [stillborn]. Grandmother to Nathan and Monique, Heidi and Luke, Anita and Neil, Connie and Daniel, Andrew and Kathryn, Graeme and Tabitha. Great grandmother to Millah; Inara, Xanthe, Vesper; Esme; Mackenzie, London, Oscar, Milo; and two more in production; Kathryn and Connie. Madge was cared for with love and diligence for many years by Margaret, and in her last days by the professional staff of Julia Wallace. The family are truly grateful and thankful for this. Forever with the Lord. A funeral service will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East, Levin at 10am on Wednesday 29 June 2022.
ANDERSON, Audrey Elizabeth
ANDERSON, Audrey Elizabeth passed away peacefully at home in Levin on 18th June 2022 in her 95th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Laurie and loved mother and mother in law of Graeme and Rae, Stuart and Gaye, David (dec), Elizabeth (dec), Heather and Bryan Wylie and much loved Nana Audrey to her eight grandchildren, her 17 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. A service for Audrey will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East, Levin on Wednesday 22nd June 2022 at 2pm followed by private cremation at The Avenue Crematorium, Levin. Messages c/- Anderson family, 547 Queen Street East, Levin 5510.
MCNAIR, Alan Stewart
MCNAIR, Alan Stewart. Thursday 16 June 2022, Palmerston North Hospital. After a short illness. 72 years young. Loving soul mate and best friend of Annie. Amazing and supportive Dad to Christine and Jeff, Rochelle and Wayne. Proud and adored Grandad (aka G-Dad) to Bailey, Neah, Luke, Shae and Jack. The annoying, but loving little brother to David, Elaine and Gillian. Much loved brother-in-law, and uncle. A celebration of Alan's life will be held at The Kapiti Coast Funeral Home9-11 Hinemoa Street, Paraparaumu, KapitionWednesday 22 June 2022 at 2.00pm, thereafter private cremation at The Avenue Crematorium, Levin. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the NZ Stroke Foundation or left in the chapel foyer. Messages for the family to P.O Box 298, Levin. Always loved, never forgotten.
BARKER, Robin Barker
In loving memory of our father, father in law, grandfather and friend. A true gentleman, Master Mariner Robin Barker 15/5/1923 to 15/6/2022. Home is the sailor, home from sea. You've taken your final voyage, rest easy Pop.
HUNTER, Daniel. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 aged 77 years. Dearly loved Husband of Norma. Loved Father of Scott, Mathew and Duncan. Loved Grandfather of Nicole, Daniel, Sam, Jack, Havana & Harlen. All messages to the Hunter family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A service for Daniel will be held in Speldhurst Chapel, on Monday, 20 June 2022 at 2:00PM.
RICKUS, Hine Kahu Kura
RICKUS, Hine Kahu Kura. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 aged 92 years. Dearly loved Wife of William (Bill). Loved Mother of Wille, Angus, Nui, Iti, Toa, Maui, Marama and Hannah. Eldest daughter of Tokawhakaea & Tirawareware Graham. Sister of Mowhia, Bill, Bob, Tuini, Arthur, Judy - all deceased. Survived by Toka, Fay, Keith, Hinga & Paul. Treasured Nanny to all her many mokopuna. All messages to the Rickus family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin,. A service for Kahu will be held in Whakarongotai Marae, Waikanae, on Tuesday, 21 June 2022 at 6:00AM.
PARKER, Cherylyn Ann
PARKER, Cherylyn Ann. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 04, 2022 aged 63 years. Dearly loved Wife of Mark. Loved Mother of Daniel and Catherine. "Absent from the body at home with the Lord" All messages to the Parker family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A service for Cherylyn will be held at Levin Life Church, on Friday, 10 June 2022 at 2:00PM.
MUNGAVIN, Norma Megan
MUNGAVIN, Norma Megan. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 aged 88 years. Dearly loved Wife of the late Roy. Loved Mother of Karyn & Greg, Max and Lyn. Loved Grandma and Great Grandma. All messages to the Mungavin family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A service for Norma will be held at The Avenue Crematorium Chapel, Avenue North Road, Levin, TODAY Friday 27th May 2022 at 1.30pm followed by interment at The Avenue Lawn Cemetery, Levin.
LANDER, Grace Kathleen Ann
LANDER, Grace Kathleen Ann (nee Macfarlane). Of Manakau, Levin, on 19 May 2022 peacefully at home after a long courageous battle. Dearly loved wife of the late George. Loved mother and mother in law of Bill, Margaret and Simon, Catrina, Donald and Melissa. Grandmother of William and Clare, Ben and Sarah, Aleshia and Andrew, Thomas, and Shane. Great grandmother of Aiden, Henry, Gracie and Mason. Friend of Adrienne and Libby. Loved sister of Vi and Charles Copeland (both deceased) and Hugh and Ruth Macfarlane, and all her extended family in Scotland. Special thanks to Ann Williams; Dr Bente; Louise and team from Levin District Nurses; St John Ambulance; Levin Mall Pharmacy; and Arohanui Hospice. In accordance with Grace’s wishes a private memorial service has been held. Messages to the family can be sent c/- Box 22, Manakau, Levin 5541.
SAMPSON, Philip Eric
SAMPSON, Philip Eric. Passed away at his home on the 16/5/2022 aged 63, Eldest child of the late Shona Mae (nee Gorrie) and Eric Trevor Sampson. Loved brother and brother in-law of David and Vanya Sampson (Auckland) and Janice and Laurie Sammut (Australia). Father of Clayton Williams. Much loved Uncle and Great Uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Always will be remembered. Now at peace. All messages c/- 547 Queen Street East, Levin 5510.
PEARSON, Ronald William
PEARSON, Ronald William. `92 years old. Died on the 14th May 2022 at Star 4, Health Centre, Levin. Loved husband of the late Jean. Loved father of Janet and Kevin, Shirley and Bruce. Loved grandfather of Jason and Michelle, Natalie. Loved great Grandad of Isabella and Vera. Thanks to all the caring staff of Star 4 for their love and care. A Memorial Service for Ron is to be held on Saturday 21st May at 1.30pm at Life Changers Church, Cambridge Street, Levin. A private family service has been held.
CLARKE, Arthur John
CLARKE, Arthur John. 16/06/63 - 14/05/22. At peace with Catherine. Funeral Details to follow. Please contact Rochelle email@example.com
FORDE, Alison Elizabeth
FORDE, Alison Elizabeth, née. Berry, of Levin. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Alison Elizabeth Forde, on the 13th of May, 2022 at Arohanui Hospice, surrounded by her loving family at age 61. Adored mother of Andrew and Evan, beautiful daughter of John and Beth Berry. Cherished sister of David Berry, and Phil and Jacqui Berry. Loving aunt of Amelia, Charlotte and Jacob, Madeline, George, Moses, and great aunt of Freddy, a dear friend of Stephen, Marian, and Bridgette. Sincere thanks to her friend Jenny Smith, Dr Richard Isaacs, and all of the staff at Arohanui Hospice for their incredible care. A service celebrating her life will be held at Levin Uniting Church at 87 Oxford Street, Levin, at 1:00pm on Friday 20th May, and streamed on the I.C. Marks website. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Arohanui Hospice and Sweet Louise Cancer Support Group.
BROUGHTON, William Reihana (Bill)
BROUGHTON, William Reihana (Bill). 11th March 1957 - 12th May 2022. Passed away peacefully in Palmerston North hospital. Loved father of Tiana and Karl. Loved Poppa of Karlos, Taawera and Tipene. Brother to Larraine, Steven and James. Bill will lie in state at Kohuturoa Marae, Hokio Beach Road Levin. Tangi will be held on Monday 16th May 2022 at 10am and thereafter back to the Marae for Hakari.
TURNER, Aylene Margaret
TURNER, Aylene Margaret. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 7th May 2022 aged 80 years. Dearly loved Mother of Trevor & Karen and Christopher. Loved Grandmother to Trevor. Aylene said she had lead a good life, so a service to celebrate Aylene's life will be held in Levin Home for War Veterans, 40 Prouse Street Levin, on Thursday, 19th May 2022 at 10:00AM. Please wear your most colourful clothes & accessories in honour of Aylene’s love of colourful fun things.
DAVENPORT, Warwick John
DAVENPORT, Warwick John. Peacefully at home on 30 April, 2022 aged 70. Dearly loved Husband of Margo, Father/ step father/father-in-law of Bryden & Michelle, Greg, Jeff, Simon & Ellie, Lauren & Dolan. Grandfather of Mollie, Jack & Dash. Warwick will be greatly missed. A Private Service has been held.
TAYLOR, Terence Harold Charles
TAYLOR, Terence Harold Charles. Suddenly on 2nd May 2022. Aged 74. Dearly loved husband of Barb. Loved father and father in law of Mike and Brenda, Debbie and Greg. Grandad to Cait, Lochlainn and Leon. Loved brother of Diana Sutherland. A celebration of Terry's life will be held at 1087 Queen Street East, Levin on Tuesday 10th May at 2pm.
LAWS, James Trevor (Jim)
LAWS, James Trevor (Jim). Service no. P82583 Sgt. Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday 26 April 2022, in his 74th year. Loved husband of Ngaire and the late Barbara. Much loved father of Steven, Anne-Marie & Shane, David, The Manville Boy's, Janet and Hannah. Admired Grandpa to all his Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Will be greatly missed by all the extended family. A celebration of Jim's life will be held at Gateways Christian Fellowship, 174 Church Street, Palmerston on Saturday 30 April 2022 at 11.00am followed by private cremation. Live stream via www.icmark.co.nz
SMILLIE, Jim. Passed away on Monday, 25th April 2022 aged 94 years. Loved husband of Irene for 68 years. Loving father of Fiona, Alan & Linda. Grandad of Emma. Brother of Andrew (Dec) Chris and Jack. Many thanks to the staff at War Veterans Levin for their care of Jim. A private family service has been held. 'A Life Well Lived'.
DENTON, Catherine Mary
DENTON, Catherine Mary (nee Wood). Passed away peacefully at Horowhenua Masonic Home, Levin on Sunday April 17, 2022 aged 78 years. Dearly loved and loving wife of Brian for over 57 years. Loved mother of Susan & Steve Smith, Stephen & Karen and granddaughters Breanna, Caitlin and Georgia. Loved "foster mother" of Rahini and Awhina (dec). All messages to the Denton family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin, . A service for Catherine will be held at Horowhenua Masonic Village MacDonnell Chapel on Tuesday 26th April 2022 at 11am, followed by interment at Otaki Public Cemetery. Due to venue requirements vaccine passes will be required.
VIGGARS, Shirley Louise
VIGGARS, Shirley Louise (nee Martin); On April, 13, 2022 aged 93. Cherished wife of Bryan Viggars. Mother of Karen Simpson, Barry (dec.), and Grant. Mother in law to Ross. Grandmother of seven, Great Gran of ten. Special thanks to all the committed staff from Health Care NZ.A colourful celebration of Shirley’s life will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen St, Levin on Friday, April 22, 2022 at 1.00pm. As Shirley loved her garden, fresh flowers from your garden appreciated for her casket. Thereafter private cremation at The Avenue Crematorium, Levin.
ANDERSON, Hemming Douglas (Doug)
ANDERSON, Hemming Douglas (Doug) WW11 Engineers. Of Levin. (Formerly Tauranga). Passed away peacefully at Levin Home for War Veterans, on Monday 11th April 2022. Aged 104 years. Dearly loved husband of Lilias, (his wife of 66 years, back together again). Loved father and father-in-law of Chris & Viv, Logan & Lorraine, Libby & Dave and Gareth & Jacqui. Much loved grandfather and great-grandfather of his many grand and great-grandchildren. A service for Doug will be held at The Levin Home for War Veterans, Prouse Street, Levin, on Wednesday 13th April 2022 at 11.00am. Thereafter private cremation at The Avenue Crematorium, Levin. This service will be live streamed via I.C. Mark Ltd website. www.icmark.co.nz (Live Stream, Channel 2).
MAGNUSSEN, Edith Virginia
MAGNUSSEN, Edith Virginia. Of Levin. Passed away peacefully at The Madison Rest Home, Levin on Saturday 9th April 2022. Much loved wife of the late James and much loved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. A service for Edith will be held at The Vintage Car Club Rooms, 14 Tiro Tiro Road, Levin on Thursday 14th April at 2pm.
SWAN, Shirley Juene
SWAN, Shirley Juene (nee Smith). 1932 – 2022. Passed away 3rd April 2022, aged 90 years. Loving wife of the late Russell and much treasured mother to Rochelle, Chrissy, Wendy, Swan, Bernadette, Gabriella, Therese and Matthew, cherished mother in law to Barty, Penny, and Michael. Playful, loving, “Sweet As” Nana to her 42 grand and great grandchildren. Much loved daughter of Blanche and much loved by Barbara MacFarlane. Loved and loving sister of Beatrice Souter. Loved Aunty Shirl to Beat’s daughters Lyn, Marie, Ann, Carol, Jacqui, Christina and Kathryn. Specially loved Aunty and great friend of Kathryn and Denis Mark and their children Chris and Amy. A Requiem Mass has been held.
CRAWLEY, Keith William
CRAWLEY, Keith William. From Levin Book Binding, passed away suddenly on Sunday, 27th March 2022. He will be sadly missed by all of his family, friends & colleagues.
As per Keith's wishes a private service has been held. All messages to the Crawley family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin.
RICKSON, Charles Leonard
RICKSON, Charles Leonard. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 25th March 2022. Dearly loved Husband of Peggy. And will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. As per Charles wishes a private service has been held. All messages to the Rickson family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin.
WOODLEY, Elizabeth Mamie (Lizzie)
WOODLEY, Elizabeth Mamie nee Lomas (Lizzie). Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with cancer, on Saturday, March 19, 2022 aged 54 years. Dearly loved Wife and best friend of Kane. Loving mum and mother in law to Leesa & Keri, Kyron & Casey, and Sarika & Theo. Loving Nana of Zico, Arlo, Xavi, Maia and Ryan. Much loved youngest daughter of George & Imelda Lomas and youngest sister of her 9 siblings who she loved dearly. Family would like to thank the staff of Palmerston North Hospital, Arohanui Hospice and the many friends and family who have shown their love and support through this long journey. A celebration of Lizzie's life will be held at The Funeral Home 545 Queen St, Levin on Wednesday 23 March 2022 at 11am followed by interment at The Avenue Lawn Cemetery, Levin. The service will be streamed through icmark.co.nz live stream, https://video.ibm.com/channel/Hd67wEZvn3D All messages to the Woodley family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin 5510.
WALKINSHAW, Brian Kenneth
WALKINSHAW, Brian Kenneth. Retired New Zealand Police. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 aged 79 years. Dearly loved Husband and Soul Mate of Anne-Marie. Loving father of Kevin and Vicki, Ross (dec.), and Adam. Loved brother of Robert, Lyn, Pam (dec.). Loved brother in law to John and Petula, Janeen and Simon, James and Ryoko. Loved Uncle of Lisa, Lauren, Josh, Sean, Samantha, Tasha and Paul. Proud Grandad of Caleb, Shelby and Aven. A celebration of Brian's life will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East, Levin on Thursday 24th March 2022 at 2pm followed by private cremation. All messages please to the Walkinshaw family, c/- 547 Queen Street East Levin.
HAYES, Taite William
HAYES, Taite William. Of Foxton. Tragically taken from us on Sunday 13 March 2022, aged 25 years. Loved son of Rodney & Jan-Maree. Adored father of Ava-Lee, Indie and Matias. Loved brother of Fynleigh & Ben, Eboney & Jeroen and partner of Nikita. Loved uncle of Tytus and Lieke. Loved by his Nana and Grammie. A celebration of Taite's life will be held at The Loop, Foxton on Thursday 17th March 2022 at 11am. Vaccine passes will be required. The service will be live streamed via icmark.co.nz live stream link. messages C/- 547 Queen St, Levin 5510.
VINCENT, Peter George
VINCENT, Peter George. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 12th March 2022. Dearly missed soulmate of Stephanie. Much loved Father of Todd (Dec) and Glen. Loved Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Treasured brother of Brian (Dec) and Cheryl & their families. A special thank you to all the staff at Garden View for been so wonderful to Peter while he was in your care. Also a thank you to the staff at the Levin Home for War Veterans for your care in the last few weeks. All messages to the Vincent family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A service for Peter will be held in The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East Levin, on Thursday, 17th March 2022 at 11am.
EDWARDS, Lucille Ann (Lucy)
EDWARDS, Lucille Ann (Lucy). Passed away at home on 8th March 2022, aged 72 years. Dearly loved wife of the late David. Much loved mother & mother in law of Audrey & Andy, Shane & Josie, Les & Denise, Brian & Sophie. Loving Nanny to Nolan & Hannah, Tyron, Jatin, Meg & Johnny, Jemma & Toni, Scarlette. and Great Nanny to Charlie, Kaylib and Charlie-May. All messages to the family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. A service for Lucy will be held at the Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East, Levin, on Friday, 11th March at 11am. Followed by a private family interment at the Avenue Cemetery.
MCFARLANE, Judith-Ann. Passed away peacefully on 1 March 2022 at Summerset By The Ranges, Levin. Dearly loved Wife of Ian. Dearly loved Mother, Sister and Gran. A service for Judith-Ann will be held on Thursday 3rd March at 10am at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street East, Levin followed by private cremation.
BRANNIGAN, Phyllis Mary
BRANNIGAN, Phyllis Mary – Formally of Foxton Beach, passed away peacefully on Sunday 27th February 2022 at Madison Life Care surrounded by family. Dearly loved wife of Elvin for 66 years. Precious Mum & Mother-in-law of Janine & Paul, Wayne & Sheree, Ross & Linda, Leigh ann (Dec). Cherished Grandmother of Belinda, Michelle, Kendyl, Lea, Tara, Jaimee. And Great Grandmother to Lauren, Ryan, Maycee, Ollie, Lewis & Miller. A service to celebrate Phyllis's life will be held on Thursday 3rd March at I.C.Mark Ltd Chapel, 545 Queen Street, East Levin at 2pm. A vaccine pass is required under the current Covid restrictions. All messages to to Phyllis's family can be sent C/- 547 Queen Street, East, Levin.
GRAHAM, Archibald George (Archie)
GRAHAM, Archibald George (Archie). Of Levin. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 26 February 2022, surrounded by his loving family, aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband and friend of Margaret. Much loved Dad of Andrew, Milinda, David & Kaz, Grant, Peta & Regan, Lee, Peggy & Tony, and Harvie (Weeboy). Very much loved Grandad and Great Grandad. A beautiful soul at rest. As celebration of Archie's life has been held. Messages C/- 547 Queen St, Levin 5510.
EASTON, Jillian Christine
EASTON, Jillian Christine. passed away very peacefully on 19 February 2022 aged 70 years at Te Whanau Rest Home, Levin surrounded by family and the wonderful care staff. Much loved wife and friend of the late Grant "Billy" Easton. Loved mother of Brenda (dec.) and Mark, Kelly and Travis. Loved sister and good friend of Warren and Pam, Virginia and Huck, Evan and Dot and the late Marcus. Sister in law of Lester, Rebecca and loved Aunty. Much loved Nan of Zavier and Carter, Danielle, Rikiana and Jesse. "A gentle loving soul loved by many." In keeping with Jill's wishes, a private family service has been held. All messages to the Easton Family C/- 547 Queen Street, East, Levin.
HURIA, Hellen Annette
HURIA, Hellen Annette 23/7/1945 – 17/2/2022 76 years. It is with the deepest sadness that we wish to advise that our wonderful mother passed away 17/2/2022 after a courageous battle with cancer. Mother and Mother-in-law of: Hata, Trudy & Norm, Holly & Kahl, Kara & Debi, Joy, and Puhi. Loved sister of Noelene & Christine. Good mate of David. Nana of 20 mokopuna and 2 great mokopuna. A service will be held at 10am, Monday 21st February at I.C. Mark Ltd. The service will be live streamed and available for viewing on I.C. Mark Ltd website for those unable to attend. Vaccine pass required to attend, numbers are limited. Private cremation to follow.
MCKEEFRY, Leo Francis Patrick
MCKEEFRY, Leo Francis Patrick. Formerly of Levin and of late Julia Wallace Rest Home. Passed away peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital on Monday 14 February 2022 aged 88 years. Loving husband of the late Mary. Loved father and father-in-law of Patrick & Karen, Colleen & Warrick, Kathryn & Richard, Maree & Guy, Michelle & Peter, and Stephen & Linda. Loving Granddad of Declan, Francis & Amy, Nathan, Kelly & Hayden, Rory, Sian & Darcy, Theo, Stefan, Aron & Klara and Great Granddad of Bodhi, Hollie and Indie. A special thank you to all the staff at Julia Wallace for their loving care of Leo. A Requiem Mass for Leo will be held at St Joseph's Catholic Church, Weraroa Road, Levin on Monday 21 February 2022 at 1pm. Due to Covid restrictions vaccine passes will be required. Live stream will be available on www.icmark.co.nz live stream video link. Messages C/- 547 Queen St Levin 5510.
FLETCHER, Alan William
FLETCHER, Alan William. H824304 WO1 1st Battalion RNZIR Victor 3 Coy: on Sunday 6 February 2022, at Star 4 Horowhenua Medical Centre, Levin, aged 84 years. Most cherished husband of Queenie for 62 years. Loved father of Kelly & Lee, adored Papa of Wai, BFF to Spartacus and Poppa to many. Youngest son of Tom and Dorothy (deceased), brother to Peter Fletcher & family (Christchurch), Nephew, Cousin & Uncle to the Pickerings-Simes families. A friend, mate and respected colleague of his extensive NZ Army whanau and NZ Police DPS Government House Wellington. To celebrate Fletch's life, a service will be held on Friday 11 February 2022 at 1100 under Covid Restrictions and can be viewed on https://video.ibm.com/channel/J6L5B2wTnDA.
PARKER, Josephine. Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday 5 February 2022, in her 72nd year. Loved mother of Natalie & Manu, and Shaun & Helena. Adored Nana of Felix, Kate, Oscar, Hillary and Elliott. Will be missed by many. A service for Josephine has been held.
HART, James. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 27, 2022 aged 77 years. Dearly loved Husband of Carol. All messages to the Hart family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin.
DALY, Graeme Thomas
DALY, Graeme Thomas. Service No 41040 161 Bty, NZ Army, Vietnam War. 27-9-1945 - 25-1-2022. Passed away peacefully at Levin Home for War Veterans. He will be missed by all. A special thank you to all the staff for their care and compassion. A service for Graeme has been held.
MURRAY, Elsie Gardner
MURRAY, Elsie Gardner. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 aged 101 years. Dearly loved Wife of the Late John Gibson and the late Owen Murray. loved Mother and mother in law of Jack and Prue Gibson, Alan and Sharon Gibson, Ruth and Ron Seymour and loved Nana of her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. A private service for Elsie has been held.
BUNKER, Denise Lorraine
BUNKER, Denise Lorraine. Peacefully on Friday 14 January 2022, aged 73 years. Loved wife of Kevin. Loved mother of Lorell & Paul, and Jocasta & Chris. Treasured Nana of Kendra, Daniel, Paris, Isabella, Zavier and Sienna. Loved sister of Sandra and Aunty of Michael, Ian and Nadine. Haere nga mate, haere, haere, haere. A service to celebrate the life of Denise will be held at The Funeral Home, 545 Queen Street, Levin on Wednesday 19 January 2022 at 2pm followed by private cremation. In accordance with Covid restrictions, vaccine passes will be required. Messages C/- 547 Queen St, Levin 5510.
METGE, Kevin James
METGE, Kevin James. (formerly of Paraparaumu - K M Motors) passed peacefully and quietly at home on 13th January 2022. Dearly loved husband and mate of Robyn for 53 years. Brother in law of Julie, Paul, Trevor. Loved uncle to Jai, Andrew and Michael. Will be sadly missed. A Memorial Service to celebrate Kevin's life has been held.
WINIATA, Marion June
WINIATA, Marion June. Passed away peacefully on 12th January. Loved mother of Marie & Paul (Brisbane), Nepia, Arthur, Phil, Steven, Shane & Pam, and Jim. Loved grandmother and great grandmother to her 63 mokopuna. A Service will be held at 112 CD Farm Road Levin, (Today) Friday 14th 1pm followed by Burial at Raumatangi Urupa.
MCLEAN, Colleen Grace
MCLEAN, Colleen Grace. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 8th of January, 2022 aged 76 years. A loved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. lifelong best friend of Lesley McDonald. As per Colleen's wishes a private cremation has taken place. All messages to the McLean family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin. Donations to Alzheimers NZ would be appreciated. https://alzheimers.org.nz/
SMITH, Albert James
SMITH, Albert James. After a long and courageous battle, Albert (Bert) Smith passed away peacefully in Levin on 7 January 2022 surrounded by loving family. Much cherished husband to Sue, father to Kane & Tesha, Aidan & Emily, Alana & Ali and Jane & Craig. Loved brother of Jill, Kath, Michael, and the late Lawrence. Favourite Uncle to Lawrence, Vicky, Bevan, Amanda, and Paula. Cool Grandad to Caelan, Amelia, Luke, Olivia, and Sam. A celebration will be held at 11am, Tuesday 11 January, at I.C. Mark, The Funeral Home, 545 Queen St, Levin. The service will be live streamed and available for viewing for those who cannot attend on on I.C.Mark web site. Private cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cancer Society. 'You are always loved & never forgotten. Rest easy.
PAREKOWHAI, Eadie Ngati
PAREKOWHAI, Eadie Ngati. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 6th January 2022 aged 89 years. Dearly loved by her family and many friends, now at rest. As per Eadi's wishes a private cremation has been held. All messages to the Parekowhai family, C/O 547 Queen St East Levin.
FOOT, Diane Clare
FOOT, Diane Clare. Born in Eketahuna 1951 to Norm & Helen Jensen, passed away in Foxton on Wednesday 5th Jan age 70. First marriage, John Falkner – decd. Dearly beloved wife of Tony Foot; and cherished mother, grandmother, great grandmother & friend of many. Ceremony will be held Wednesday 12th Jan at 1pm at the Funeral Home 545 Queen Street East, Levin.