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Past Service

Keelty, Rosemary Kathleen

Date of Service: Saturday 23 February 2019 - 11:00am

Venue:

East Taieri Presbyterian Church
12a Cemetery Road
East Taieri

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KEELTY, Rosemary Kathleen, With much sadness, we announce her passing, peacefully, on Monday February 18, 2019. Loving wife of the late Bill, dearly loved Mum to Carolyn and Glenn, Jon and Sue, Aaron and Sarah, much loved Nana to Dallas*, Isaac, Matt and Emma, Jacob and Kim, Sam, Brooke, Archie, Digby, and Obie, and loving sister to Graham and Jan, Max and Allison. (*denotes deceased) Rejoicing in a life well lived and a race well run. A celebration of Rosemary’s life will be held in East Taieri Church, 12 Cemetery Road, East Taieri at 11a.m., on Saturday February 23, followed by private cremation. Messages to 27 Abbotsford Road, Green Island, Dunedin 9018

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Hoedemaker, Thijs Meilom

Date of Service: Friday 15 February 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Andersons Bay Crematorium Chapel
192 Tomahawk Road
Andersons Bay

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Hoedemaker, Thijs Meilom Unbelievably devastated, we announce the loss of our so loved son and brother Thijs on Wednesday February 6th 2019. Marcella, Herman and Jilles. “Fly like an eagle Thijs.” A service will be held in Andersons’ Bay Crematorium Chapel at 1:00p.m. on Friday February 15th 2019. Messages to 16A Scotland Tce., Green Island, Dunedin 9018.

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Booth, Marlene Faye

Date of Service: Monday 04 February 2019 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Booth, Marlene Faye (nee Benge) Peacefully at Dunedin Hospital on Thursday January 31st 2019. Dearly loved wife of Peter. Much loved mother and mother in law of Angela, Gerard and Raewyn. Cherished Nana of Shannon, Jared and Aby. Dearly loved and will be sadly missed by all. A service for Marlene will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel on Monday February 4th at 2.00pm followed by a private cremation. Messages to 6 Gracemount Place, Kinmont Park, Mosgiel 9024.

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Clark, Elsie

Date of Service: Monday 28 January 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Caversham Baptist Church
10 Surrey Street
Caversham

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Clark, Elsie Gwenneth Peacefully on Wednesday January 23rd 2019 at Yvette Williams; aged 92 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Doug. Dearly loved and loving mother and mother-in-law of Kenneth and Jocelyn, Janice and the late Norman. Loved by grandchildren Brendan, Naomi and Will, Gareth and Amy, Mark and Anna; and proud great Grandma Elsie of Isla and her little angel Dustyn. Loved sister-in-law of Russell Fawcett and much loved aunt of her nieces and nephews. Many thanks to the kind care givers at Frances Hodgkins, Ward 8MED and Yvette Williams. 'Safe in the arms of her loving Saviour'. A service for Elsie will be held in Caversham Baptist Church, South Road, Dunedin on Monday January 28th at 1.00pm followed by interment in Andersons Bay Cemetery. Messages to 17 Seaview Terrace, Kew, Dunedin 9012.

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McCaw, Anne

Date of Service: Wednesday 23 January 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

St Luke's Anglican Church
67 Gordon Road

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McCaw, Anne On January 17, 2019, Yvette Williams Retirement Village, surrounded by her loving family; aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Don, much loved mother and mother in law of Mike and Cathy, Aidan and Debbie, and the late infant Stephen, a loved Granny of Matt, and Robbie; and Amy, and Isla, also a loved sister and sister in law of the late Mary and Ian Smith and the late June and Derek Naish. Special thanks to the staff of Yvette Williams for their care and support. A service for Anne will be held St Luke’s Anglican Church, 67 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Wednesday January 23, at 1pm., followed by an interment in Green Island Cemetery. Messages to 7 Conway Street, Macandrew Bay, Dunedin 9014.

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White, Barbara Joyce

Date of Service: Monday 25 February 2019 - 1:30pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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White, Barbara Joyce Formerly of Andersons Bay, and Chatsford Mosgiel. Peacefully on Saturday 16th February, 2019 at Birchleigh Hospital, Mosgiel; aged 92 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Max. Amazing mother and mother in law of Tony and Diana and the late Margaret, Peter and Madelon and Pat, and Paul and Anne. Loved and cherished grandmother and great grandmother, and great great grandmother to all of her grandchildren. Barbara’s family would like to thank the staff and caregivers of Chatsford and Birchleigh for their loving care for the last 15 years. A service for Barbara will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel on Monday 25th February 1.30p.m. followed by a private cremation. No flowers by request. Messages to 193 Portobello Road RD2 Dunedin 9077

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McMillan, Jacqueline Lesley

Date of Service: Friday 15 February 2019 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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McMillan, Jacqueline Lesley (Jacky) On February 6, 2019, after a courageous battle, at her home; in her 61st year. Dearly loved and adored partner of Tony Wilson, loved by Bernie and Jan Wilson and families at Dunsandel, Rakaia and Mount Stoker, cherished best friend to Sandra Swain and Carmen Hope, well respected friend of Paul McMillan, loving mother of Andrew and Danielle, adoring Granny to Alexia and always thinking of Sophie, Brodie, and Jackson A service for Jacky will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Friday February 15, at 2.00p.m. Messages to 1291 Mount Stoker Road, R.D.3 Middlemarch 9598.

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Chettleburgh, Gaynor Ellen

Date of Service: Thursday 07 February 2019 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Chettleburgh, Gaynor Ellen, (Gay) Passed away, peacefully, at Radius Fulton Care Centre, on Friday, February 1, 2019; in her 85th year. Dearly loved wife of the late John, loved mother and mother in law of Graeme and Karen, Denice and the late John, Diane, Peter and Robyn and the late Joy, loved grandmother and great grandmother to all her grandchildren. A service to celebrate the life of Gay will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel, on Thursday, February 7, at 10.30a.m., followed by a private cremation. Flowers respectfully declined. Messages to 1 Copeland Street, Brighton 9035.

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Doherty, Leonard John

Date of Service: Friday 01 February 2019 - 11:00am

Venue:

St Marys Parish Church
89 Church Street

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DOHERTY, Leonard John On 26 January 2019, peacefully, at Mossbrae Residential Home & Hospital, Mosgiel, in his 95th year. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Barbara and Alan Walker (Bay of Islands), Shona Ruthven and Alan Knight (Christchurch), and Fred and Clare Doherty (Outram). Loved Grandad of Kerry Ruthven, Lisa (Ruthven) and Nathan Harkess, Keady, Erin, Holly and Ryan Doherty, and Michael Walker, and loved Great-Grandad of Xander Harkess. Rest in Peace – you will be sadly missed by us all. Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s Parish Church, 89 Church Street Mosgiel on Friday, 1 February at 11am followed by a private interment. Messages C/- Fred Doherty, 76 Huntly Road, RD1, Outram 9073.

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McSkimming, James Raymond

Date of Service: Thursday 24 January 2019 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

McSkimming, James Raymond (Jim) On January 19, 2019, unexpectedly, at Mossbrae Healthcare, Mosgiel, with family by his side; aged 83 years. Very much loved and respected husband of Thelma, much loved father and father in law of Fiona and Chris Innes (Christchurch) and a much loved Grandad of Andy, and Jonny Martin (Christchurch), much loved Step Dad to Karen and Gerald Holmes (Berwick), Stephen (deceased) and Carie Liggins (Invercargill), Debbie and Jim Smith (Dunedin), Jan Liggins (Dunedin), Dean Liggins (Auckland) and Trina and Steve Rogan (Dunedin), a much loved Grandad and Great Grandad, and companion of canine Rosie. ‘Till we meet again’ A service for Jim will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel, on Thursday January 24 at 2.00p.m., followed by a private cremation. No flowers by request. Messages to 5 Victoria Street, Mosgiel 9024.