Death Notices

Below are the Death Notices for those within our care, both present and past.

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Present Services

McDonald, George Kenneth Mervyn

Date of service:

10 July 2024 - 11:00am

McDonald, George Kenneth Mervyn (Mervyn) On June 8, 2024, peacefully, after a brief illness, at Birchleigh Residential Care Centre, Mosgiel; aged 96 years. Treasured husband of the late Ngaire, dearly loved Dad of Jane and Howard Fraser, Susan and Gary Vogel, and Ian and Avis McDonald, dearly loved step-dad of Karen and Bill McArthur, Darrell Daglish and Mindy, and Brent and Christa Daglish, also a much loved grandfather and great-grandfather. A service for Mervyn will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 11am, on Wednesday, July 10, followed by private interment. - Messages to 59 Doon Street, Vauxhall, Dunedin 9013

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Livingston, John Grant

Date of service:

25 June 2024 - 2:00pm

Livingston, John Grant Passed at home after a short illness. Much loved partner of Erin and loved father and step-father of Katy and Ant, Sam, Zoe, Allan and Suzanne, dearly missed granddad of all his grandchildren. ‘off for a fish and a pint’ A celebration of John’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm on Tuesday, June 25, followed by private cremation. John’s service will be live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream/. Messages to 31 Doon Street, Mosgiel 9024.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Macdonald, Rebecca Linda

Date of service:

24 June 2024 - 2:00pm

MACDONALD, Rebecca Linda (nee Clucas). Passed on Tuesday, June 18, 2024; aged 39 years. Beloved wife of Ryan, and loving mother of Isaac. Cherished daughter of Kerry and David, loved sister of Jake. She will be deeply missed by the extended Clucas and Macdonald families, her friends, and community members. Special thanks to first responders, including brave members of the public, and to the staff of the intensive care unit at Dunedin Hospital. A service for Rebecca will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm, on Monday, June 24 followed by private cremation. Rebecca’s service will be live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream. Messages to 50 Ayr Street, Mosgiel 9024. 

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Martin-Chambers, David

Date of service:

24 June 2024 - 11:00am

Martin-Chambers, David (DMC) On June 21, 2024, after a long struggle, passed away, at the Otago Community Hospice; aged 77 years. Loved husband of Penny, dearly loved Dad of Heidi and Jody and Father-in-law of Alan and Bruce, much loved Granddad of Ebony, Levi, Saul, and Tia. We would like to thank the staff at the Otago Community Hospice and James Pemberton, Cardiologist, for their loving care and empathy. A celebration of David’s life will be held in Dunedin City Baptist Church, 19 Main South Road, Concord, Dunedin, at 1.30pm, on Thursday, June 27. Messages to – IA, 703, 40 Fenton Crescent, St Clair, Dunedin 9012.

Venue:

Mill Creek Chapel

Past Services

Wheeler, Ngaire Helen

Wheeler, Ngaire Helen

Date of service:

21 June 2024 - 2:00pm

WHEELER, Ngaire Helen On 18 June, 2024, peacefully after a short illness, at Summerset Bishopscourt, Dunedin; aged 75 years. Loved and treasured wife of Len Wheeler*, daughter of Norman* and Phyllis* Hitchcock, loved sister and sister-in-law of Beverly (Bev) and Bruce* Wheeler, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Aaron and Tracey Wheeler, loved step-mother of Trevor and Lyn Wheeler, Maureen and Stephen Harrison, Warren and Lisa Wheeler, dearly loved Nan and Nana of Stefan and Karri, Ken, Lauz, BB and Liam and Lily.   *Denotes deceased. We would like to thank the nursing team at Dunedin Hospital, Ward 8B for their loving care and empathy, also to the fabulous team at Summerset for their exemplary care and love shown to Ngaire. “Loved and remembered always” A celebration of Ngaire’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2.00pm on Friday 21 June, followed by a private cremation. Ngaire’s service will be live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream/ Messages to 29 Lynas Street, Outram 9019

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Wilson, Ian Alexander

Wilson, Ian Alexander

Date of service:

19 June 2024 - 10:30am

WILSON, Ian Alexander - On 14 June, 2024, after a short illness, at Dunedin Hospital, surrounded by family; aged 78 years. Much loved husband of Eunice*, treasured father and father-in-law of Brandon and Jo, Janeane and Leo, Hannah and Richard, loved grandfather of Louis and Annabel, Connie and May, loved brother of Francie and Blue Dewar. *Denotes deceased. - A service for Ian will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10:30am on Wednesday 19 June followed by a private cremation. Ian’s service will be live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz. Messages to 28 Corstorphine Road, Dunedin 9012

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Dunn, Mary Lorraine

Dunn, Mary Lorraine

Date of service:

18 June 2024 - 2:00pm

Dunn, Mary Lorraine (Lorraine) Peacefully, on June 13, 2024, at Mossbrae Lifecare, Mosgiel; aged 93 years. Dearly loved wife of Russell*, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Graeme and Judith, Bruce and Rose, Christine* and David Wright, and Shona and Nevan Trotter, loved Grandma of Katrina, Jeffrey, Emily, and Larissa; Emma, and Nathan, and Liam, and Gabrielle, loved daughter of Jack* and Mary* Day, loved sister and sister-in-law of Jim* and Dot* Day, Gladys* and Brian* Middleditch, and Jack* and Phyllis* Day, loved ‘Her Mum’ of Mahdi, Cliff, Tom, and Ray. (*denotes deceased) A service for Lorraine will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 2pm, on Tuesday, June 18, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 6 Lanark Street, Mosgiel, 9024.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Kinraid, Doris Hellen

Kinraid, Doris Hellen

Date of service:

14 June 2024 - 1:00pm

KINRAID, Doris Hellen - On June 10, 2024, peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at Yvette Williams Retirement Village; aged 93 years. Much loved wife of Norman*, mother of Noel*, Ross, Jeanette, John, Wayne*, and Greg.(*denotes deceased) A service to celebrate Doris’ life will be held in East Taieri Presbyterian Church, 12A Cemetery Road, Mosgiel, at 1pm on Friday June 14, followed by private cremation.

Venue:

East Taieri Presbyterian Church
12a Cemetery Road
East Taieri

Stewart, Elsie May

Stewart, Elsie May

Date of service:

12 June 2024 - 1:00pm

Stewart, Elsie May of Milton Peacefully, at The Grange Lifecare, Mosgiel, on Monday June 3, 2024; aged 92 years. Loved and treasured wife of the late Bruce, much loved and respected mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Susan, Alan and Judy, Andrew and Judy, and Donald, much loved Granny of Lauren, Erin, David; Sam, Ben; Henry, and Molly, loved Great-grandmother of Imogen, Lachlan; Amelia, Oliver, Lucas; Eli, Evie; and Theodore. A service for Elsie will be held in the Tokomairiro Co-Operating Parish Church, Union Street Milton, at 1pm, on Wednesday, June 12, followed by interment in Milton Fairfax Cemetery.

Venue:

Tokomairiro Co-operating Parish Church Milton
Union Street

Fox, Graham Edward

Fox, Graham Edward

Date of service:

30 May 2024 - 11:00am

Fox, Graham Edward (Ted) - Peacefully, on May 21, 2024; aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of Heather, much loved father and father-in-law of Tony and Lisa, Paul and the late Leigh-Anne, Donna and Phil Smith, and Gavin and Vicky, loved ‘Grandad’ of Ellen, and Stacy; Amelia, Harriet, and Elizabeth; Jessica, Ben, and Doug; and Blake, also a loved ‘Great-Grandad’ of wee Ted. Special thanks to the staff of Ward 7a, Dunedin Hospital, for their amazing care. A service for Ted will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 11am, on Thursday, May 30, followed by interment in Allanton Cemetery. The service will be live-streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left at the service. - Messages to 14 Poplar Road East, R.D.1, Outram 9073.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Jephson, Sandra Coral

Jephson, Sandra Coral

Date of service:

29 May 2024 - 10:30am

JEPHSON, Sandra Coral - On May 24, 2024, peacefully, at Dunedin Hospital; aged 74 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Richard, loved and treasured Mum and mother-in-law of Sonya, Daniel and Sylvia, loved Nana of Lachie, Charlotte, and Kate, a very much loved companion of her dog Molly. A celebration of Sandra’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am on Wednesday May 29, followed by private cremation. Messages to the Jephson Family c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9024.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Johnston, Joseph Watson

Johnston, Joseph Watson

Date of service:

27 May 2024 - 2:00pm

JOHNSTON, Joseph Watson (Joe) (formerly of Hampden) - On May 21, 2024, peacefully, after a long illness, at Birchleigh Residential Care Centre; aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of Margaret for 65 years, loved father and father-in-law of Heather and Jeff McKenzie, Sharyn and Chris Willis, Helena and Mark Russell (Nelson), and Warrick and Jazz (Christchurch), loved Grandad of Jason, Gina; Emily, Amelia; and Vanessa, a loved brother and brother-in-law of Arthur* and Joan*, Jim* and Bev, Kevin and Joan, and their families. (* denotes deceased) A Service for Joe will be held in Hampden Presbyterian Church, State Highway One, at 2.00pm on Monday 27th May followed by private cremation. Messages to 132 School Road South, RD2 Mosgiel 9092.

Venue:

Hampden Presbyterian Church
State Highway One

Lloyd, Barbara

Lloyd, Barbara

Date of service:

25 May 2024 - 11:00am

LLOYD, Barbara Anne - Peacefully, on May 20, 2024, at Otago Community Hospice. Adored wife of Wayne for 54 years, beloved mum of Aaron, Sarah and Michael, a very special Nan to Kayden, Tamsin, and Angus (Jack), and a great friend and grannie to Hamish, and Cooper. “You may be gone from sight, but you are never gone from our hearts.” A Memorial Service to celebrate Barbara’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11am on Saturday May 25. In lieu of flowers, donations to Otago Community Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 5 Back Road, Milton 9220.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Bateman, Rayna Joyce

Bateman, Rayna Joyce

Date of service:

24 May 2024 - 1:00pm

BATEMAN, Rayna Joyce (of Milburn) - Unexpectedly, on May 15, 2024. Loved wife of the late David, cherished mother and mother-in-law of Brian and Joelene (Ipswich), Lindsay (MIlton), Michael (Milton), and the late Stephen, dearly loved nana of Breanna, Tyla, William, Drew and Scott. An informal gathering to celebrate Rayna’s life will be held in in the Milton Country Club, 52 Union Street, at 1pm on Friday May 24. The family welcome the sharing of your memories at the gathering. In honour of Rayna’s bright personality please dress cheerfully. Messages to 90 Johnson Street, Milton 9220.

Venue:

Milton Country Club
52-54 Union Street

Dillon, Craig Andrew

Dillon, Craig Andrew

Date of service:

24 May 2024 - 1:00pm

DILLON, Craig Andrew - Peacefully, on May 17, 2024; aged 53 years. DEarly loved son of Trevor and Sharyn, step-son of Julie, loved big brother of Sonya, much loved Dad of Jessica, and a grandad. At rest. A celebration of Craig’s life will be held at Mill Creek Crematorium Chapel, 181 Dukes Road North, Mosgiel at 1pm on Friday May 24, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the SPCA would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Craig’s service will be live-streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream Messages to S McGregor, 2B Dey Street, Mosgiel 9024.

Venue:

Mill Creek Chapel

Pryde, Andrew Robert

Pryde, Andrew Robert

Date of service:

21 May 2024 - 2:00pm

Pryde, Andrew Robert (Andy) Died peacefully, at home in Mosgiel, on May 15, 2024; aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Faye for 56 years, much loved father of Donna (and partner, Victor)(Ireland) and Tania (Dunedin), loved brother and brother-in-law of David and Lorretta Pryde (Mosgiel), Leone and Ron Douglas (Dunedin), and Heather Smith (Queensland), loved granddad of Anthea and Dean, Christian and Gina, Aiden and Holly, loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews, loved eldest son of the late William Robert and Margaret Doreen Pryde (Mosgiel). "To those of us who loved and lost you Your memory will never grow old". A service to celebrate Andy's life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm, on Tuesday May 21. In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance Mosgiel would be appreciated. Messages C/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9053.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Allison, Arthur John

Allison, Arthur John

Date of service:

17 May 2024 - 1:00pm

Allison, Arthur John (Jock) PhD, FNZIPIM, ONZM Peacefully, at Dunedin Hospital, with family on Saturday May 11, 2024; aged 80 years. Much loved by his wife Hilary, his daughters Katherine, Amy, his sister Fiona and wider family.  A service for Jock will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 1pm, on Friday May 17, followed by a private cremation. Jock’s service will be live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Otago Kidney Society would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages C/O 9 Arthur Street, Dunedin 9024.    

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Jones, Esther Easton

Jones, Esther Easton

Date of service:

16 May 2024 - 11:00am

JONES, Esther Easton On May 11, 2024, peacefully at Yvette Williams; aged 94 years. Loved wife of the late Llew, loved mother and mother-in-law of Jeanette and her fur babies, David and Heather, Marie and Martin, sister of the late Noel and June. ”Finally Together Again” A farewell service for Esther will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11am on Thursday May 16, followed by burial at Green Park cemetery.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Family Lounge
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Kitto, David Andrew

Kitto, David Andrew

Date of service:

15 May 2024 - 11:00am

KITTO David Andrew Peacefully on 11 May, 2024 at Yvette Williams Retirement Village. Much loved husband of Judy for 49 years. Much loved Dad of John and partner Jamie, and Stacey. Loved grandad of Noah, Hudson and Teddy. A service for David will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel,95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11am on Wednesday 15 May, followed by private cremation. David’s service will be Live streamed at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

King, John Butson

King, John Butson

Date of service:

08 May 2024 - 10:30am

KING, John Butson - 926917 L.Bdr. 31 Bty. 3 Fd Regt. RNZA. On Thursday May 2, 2024, peacefully, after an unexpected illness, at ICU Dunedin Hospital; aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of Nola for 64 years, much loved father of David, Suzanne, Brent*, and Nicola, cherished granddad and great granddad (* denotes deceased). Fly free. A celebration of John’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10:30am on Wednesday May 8, followed by private burial. Messages to the King family, 147b Hagart Alexander Drive, Mosgiel 9024

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Watts, Arthur Ellis

Watts, Arthur Ellis

Date of service:

07 May 2024 - 4:00pm

WATTS, Arthur Ellis - Peacefully, on May 3, 2024, at Radius Fulton, Dunedin; aged 92 years. Dearly loved husband of Pat*, father of Sandra Watts, Marion Maxwell and Peter Watts, Grumps to many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at Radius Fulton for all their care and support. May you sail and boat, up in the clouds. A Memorial Service to celebrate Arthur’s life will be held in Diggers Tavern Function Room, Mosgiel RSA, 6 Church Street, Mosgiel at 4pm on Tuesday, May 7. All welcome. Messages to [email protected]

Venue:

Function Room Mosgiel RSA
6 Church Street
Mosgiel

Jones, Sandra Mary

Jones, Sandra Mary

Date of service:

06 May 2024 - 10:30am

JONES, Sandra Mary (nee Grey) On May 1, 2024, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Dunedin Hospital; aged 80 years. Much loved wife and best friend of the late Fred, cherished mum and mother-in-law of Deidre, Helen, Shona and Kelvin, Bronwyn, Frederick, Steven and Gail, and Phillip and Dana, adored grandma, and great grandma, a loved sister of Annabelle, and Jenelle. Sandra was much loved by all her family. A service to celebrate Sandra’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am on Monday, May 6, followed by private interment. Messages to 17 Abbots Hill Road, Abbotsford, Dunedin 9018.

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Dowdall, June

Dowdall, June

Date of service:

03 May 2024 - 1:30pm

Dowdall, June Irene (nee Cowan) late of Park Street, Mosgiel. Peacefully, at Yvette Williams Retirement Village, on April 26, 2024; aged 94 years. Dearly loved wife of Joe*, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Ken and Wendy, Gavin* and Glynis, and Anthea and Kevin Doherty, loved Nan and Nan June of Stacey, Michael, Shinae, and Tyla Stanley; Amy, Paul, Jevon, and Kenedee Corbett; Courtney*; Scott and Mel; Sharee, Dahlia, Willow, and Fern; Richard, Naomi, Max, Hannah, and Elsie Doherty; and Tim, Lucy, Georgie, and Edward Doherty. (* denotes deceased) Together again with Joe. Special thanks to the staff of Yvette Williams for all their care and support. A service for June will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 1.30pm, on Friday, May 3, followed by interment in West Taieri Cemetery. Messages to 77 Wairongoa Road, RD2, Mosgiel 9092

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

O'Sullivan, Sir Vincent Gerard

Date of service:

03 May 2024 - 1:30pm

O'Sullivan, Sir Vincent Gerard - KNZM Peacefully, on Sunday April 28, 2024, at Dunedin. Son of the late Timothy and Myra O’Sullivan, and brother and brother-in-law of Margaret and Jack, Loie and Ken, Berna and Charlie, Frank and Lorraine, and Merce and Les (All deceased). Husband of Helen, father of Dominic and Deirdre, father-in-law of Cara and Malcolm, Koro of Lucy, Joey and the late Sarah; Xavier, Tui Rererangi and Delphi, step-father and father-in-law of Ruth and Luke, Laura and Chris, step-grandfather to May, Ivy and Attica; Elena and Emily. Vincent will repose at the Home of Compassion, Island Bay, from Thursday May 2. Requiem Mass will be celebrated at St Mary of the Angels, 17 Boulcott Street, Wellington at 1.30pm, on Friday May 3. Messages and tributes can be placed in Vincent’s tribute book at www.tributes.co.nz , a livestream link is available on the website. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Home of Compassion would be appreciated. Messages for Helen, Dominic and Deirdre to [email protected][email protected]; and [email protected]

Venue:

St Mary of the Angels
17 Boulcott Street
Wellington

Campbell, Edna Elizabeth

Campbell, Edna Elizabeth

Date of service:

30 April 2024 - 2:00pm

CAMPBELL, Edna Elizabeth Passed away, peacefully, on April 25, 2024; aged 93 years. Loved companion of Colin Hanson and wife of Doug*, adored mother and mother-in-law of Vicky* and Lindsay Smith, Sharon and Michael White, and Ross and Nicki, loved ‘Gma’ of Nick*, and Devon; Elliott and Sophie, Makenzi and Damon; and Wilco, and Bebe, loved ‘GG’ of Ardie, loved sister, aunty and friend to many. (*denotes deceased) A service for Edna will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm, on Tuesday, April 30, followed by private cremation. The service will be live-streamed via www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream - Messages to 34A Michie Street, Belleknowes, Dunedin 9011

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel