Death Notices

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Braid, Clifford William

Date of Service: Wednesday 22 January 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Braid, Clifford William (Cliff) Unexpectedly at his home on Saturday January 18th 2020; aged 84 years Beloved husband for 59 years and soul mate of Margaret. Loved father and father-in-law of Michael and Julie, Glenn, Daryl and Karen, Lisa and Lynne. Much loved Grandad of Jaysen, Sean, Aidan, Fraser and Thomas. “Gone fishing” A celebration of Cliff’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2-00p.m. on Wednesday January 22nd followed by a private cremation. Messages to 50 Stevenson Road., Concord, Dunedin 9018

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Mollison, Heather Rita

Date of Service: Friday 10 January 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Mollison, Heather Rita On January 6, 2019, unexpectedly, in the ICU, Dunedin Hospital; in her 83rd year. Dearly loved wife of the late Willis, much loved mother and mother in law of Ross and Tania, Greg and Wendy, and Joanne and Jason (Gore), loved Nana of Hayley, Anji, Sophie, Emma; Sian, Tessa, Matthew; Renee, Aaron, and Jake, a loved great Nana, and also a special friend of Bev and the late Clive Wilson (Invercargill) and their families. A service for Heather will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 2pm, on Friday January 10, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 8 Martin Road, Fairfield, Dunedin, 9018

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Butler, Veronica Lorna

Date of Service: Wednesday 08 January 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

St Marys Parish Church
89 Church Street

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BUTLER, Veronica Lorna Peacefully, on Saturday, January 4, 2020; in her 90th year. Loved partner and best friend of Paddy. Dearly loved Mum of Tom and Zeila, Mervyn, Carolyne, Arty, Paulette Lodge, the late Russell, Deborah and Trevor Buckley-Beman, and Nana to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Thank you to the staff at Mossbrae and Dunedin Hospital for their loving care of Lorna. ‘Peace at last’ Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s Parish Church, 89 Church Street, Mosgiel at 2.00p.m. , on Wednesday, January 8, followed by interment in Green Park Cemetery. Please note, this will replace the usual 9.15a.m. mass. Rosary will be held 7.00p.m. Tuesday, in the Church. In lieu of flowers donations to Diabetes Otago would be gratefully accepted and may be left at the service. Messages to 9 Elmwood Drive, Mosgiel 9024

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Ralston, Patricia Moureen

Date of Service: Saturday 28 December 2019 - 11:00am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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RALSTON, Patricia Moureen (Pat) - On December 22, 2019, peacefully, at Sacred Heart Home and Hospital; aged 88 years. Loved youngest daughter of the late Bill and Mary Lillicrap, dearly loved wife of the late Arthur, treasured Mum of Wayne and Nola, Marlene and Roger Penrose, and Raylene and Kerry Stewart, cherished Nana of Kylie, Logan; Sarah, Michael, Kathryn; and Devyn, and a loved great-Nana to Enzo, Luca and Ivar. - A celebration of Pat’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11.00am on Saturday December 28, followed by private cremation. Messages to 2 Shulma Street, Abbotsford, Dunedin 9018.

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Hewitt, Doreen Ruth

Date of Service: Monday 23 December 2019 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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HEWITT, Doreen On December 19th, 2019, our beautiful mother passed away peacefully at Summerset at Bishopcourt; aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Allan, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Yvonne and Ken Cummings, Bronwyn and Dennis Brown. Treasured Nana to Kimberley, Krystle, and the late Malcolm, and proud Nana of Ella, Charlie, and Oliver. A sincere thank you to the dedicated and caring staff at both Brooklands and recently Summerset. A service celebrating Doreen’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2.00pm, on Monday December 23.In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance would be gratefully accepted and may be left at the service. Messages to 110 School Road North, RD2, Mosgiel 9092.

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Henriksen, Bjarne

Date of Service: Monday 27 January 2020 - 1:30pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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HENRIKSEN, Bjarne - On January 20, 2020, after a short illness; aged 62 years. Adored husband and best friend of Leonie Day, treasured son of the late Erna and Gunner, loved brother and brother-in-law of the late Torben and Marianne Henriksen , and Gurli and Ejgil Madsen, loved uncle of Lena, and Lars, and a very special uncle and godfather of Anja, a loved son-in-law of Ted and the late Alma Day, loved brother-in-law of Margaret Coombes and the late Trevor Strange, Avril Michelle and Bruce McIntosh, Stephen and Jan Day, and Garth Day and their families. - A celebration of Bjarne’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 1.30pm, on Monday, January 27, followed by private cremation. Messages to Leonie Day c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9024.

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Poole, Margaret Charlotte Joy

Date of Service: Friday 17 January 2020 - 10:00am

Venue:

None - No Service

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POOLE, Margaret Charlotte Joy - (Joy) - On January 15, 2020, peacefully at Taieri Court Rest Home; aged 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Alan, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Ngaire, Rosalie and Paul, Graeme and Rita, and the late Michelle, grandmother of Naomi, James, Grabrielle, and Brin, great grandmother of Cailyn, Tristan, and Annabel. Rosalie, Graeme, and David would like to thank the Royal District Nursing carers for their support over the years and Taieri Court for their dedicated care and support of their Mum. - At Joy’s request a private cremation and family service will be held. - Messgaes to 46 Stamford Street, Balclutha 9230.

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Eketone, Carolyn Mary

Date of Service: Friday 10 January 2020 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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EKETONE, Molly (Carolyn Mary) Passed away on Tuesday, 7 January 2020, after a long illness; in her 80th year. Soulmate of Rocky. Much loved mother and mother in law of Anaru and Margaret, Tim and Tracey, Sean and Julia, and Angela and Allen Kelly. Loving Granny of Heramaahina, Te Ao Marama and Jessie; Riki and Maddie, the late Janaye; Adam, Rhiana and Rob; and Arana. Proud double Granny to Blue. Youngest daughter of the late Angus and Ina McKenzie. Sister and sister in law to Rob* and Florence McKenzie, Ian* and Mary McKenzie, and Frank* and Margaret Wilson. Special thanks to St John’s Ambulance staff and the nurses and doctors of the Intensive Care Unit Dunedin Hospital for their loving and Professional care. A Service for Molly will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am on Friday, 10 January, followed by a private cremation Messages to 7 Oak Place, Mosgiel 9024. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Parkinson’s Otago on their website or may be left at the service Moe mai ra *Denotes deceased

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Read, Loma

Date of Service: Tuesday 07 January 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Read, Loma (nee Saunders) Of Chatsford Mosgiel. At her home on Thursday 2nd January 2020, aged 84. Dearly loved wife of the late Ces. Much loved Mother and mother in-law of Kerry and Mark Lane, and Peter and Kathryn. Loved Grandma of Amelia; and Will. A service for Loma will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel at 2.00pm on Tuesday 7th January followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the Fred Hollows Foundation would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 481 Brighton Road Westwood Dunedin 9035.

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Scott, Donald

Date of Service: Tuesday 24 December 2019 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Scott, Donald (1927 - 2019) On Friday December 20, at Dunedin Hospital.  Donald is the much loved husband of Patricia, much loved father of: Helen, Robert, Alison (late), and Andrew and much loved father in law of Angus, also a much loved grandfather and great grandfather of Awhina, Marama, Brydie, Pomare, Rata, Josie, Polly, Oskar, George, James, Katerina, Kaia, and Billy. Special thanks to the other parents of Donald’s grandchildren: Justine, Manfred, Rowan, Trish and Wolfi, to Dallas, and to all the staff at Ward 8 Med, Dunedin Hospital. A service to remember Donald will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 10.30am, on Tuesday December 24. Donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated. - Messages to patscott_200@yahoo.com