Death Notices

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Present Service

Clear, Jill

Date of Service: Saturday 15 May 2021 - 2:30pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

CLEAR, Jill Jill passed away peacefully after a short illness, surrounded by her family on May 11, 2021 at Birchleigh Hospital Mosgiel; aged 88 years. Loved wife and best friend of the late Max for 63 years, best mum in the world to Karen, Tony, and Geoffrey, treasured mother in law to Simon, Jill, and Janice, fabulous nana of Amy and Matt, Georgina and Dan, Regan and Tarsh, Max, Ryan and Zoe, greatest great grandma/Nana Jill to Frankie, Eva, and Stevie, a friend to all the carers at Birchleigh who always showed her love and compassion. ‘Mothers hold their childrens hands for a short while, but their hearts forever’ A celebration of Jill’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2.30 pm on Saturday, May 15 followed by private cremation. Messages to 47 Coalstage Road, Saddle Hill, RD1, Dunedin 9076

Past Service

Thompson, Alan George

Date of Service: Wednesday 12 May 2021 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

THOMPSON, Alan George (Joe) - On May 8, 2021, at Dunedin Hospital; aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Doris, dearly loved Dad of Warren and Jackie, and Michelle and Ron Blankestyn, much loved grandad of Sharmaine, Ricky, Samantha, and Reuben; Alanah, Angela, and Melanie, great-grandad Joe to his 18 great grandchildren, and a much loved brother of Tupp Walker. Joe’s family would like to thank the staff of ward 4A Dunedin Hospital for their care. A celebration of Joe’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm on Wednesday May 12, followed by private cremation. Messages to 44 McDonald Street, Mosgiel 9024.

Past Service

Barclay, Helen Joan

Date of Service: Monday 10 May 2021 - 2:30pm

Venue:

MEMORIAL SERVICE Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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BARCLAY, Helen Joan - On May 5, 2021, Helen passed away at Dunedin Hospital; aged 66 years. Dearly beloved and cherished wife of Russell, loving mother and mother-in-law of Erin and Jayde, and Cam and Sam, daughter of the late Alf and Eleanor Monk, and beloved step-daughter to Freda Monk, daughter-in-law of the late Jim and Sheena Barclay. A Memorial service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2.30pm on Monday May 10. Messages to 5 Hagart Alexander Drive, Mosgiel 9024.

Past Service

Thomson, Alice Mullen

Date of Service: Saturday 01 May 2021 - 11:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

THOMSON, Alice Mullen - On April 27, 2021 at Birchleigh Residential Care Centre. Dearly loved wife of the late George, loved mother and mother-in-law of Anne and Eric, and Judi, loved Gran of Kenzie Yates and Daniel Binding, Stewart and Jillian James, and the late Heather, great-Gran of Jake, and Liam Binding, and Emily, and George James, a loved sister, sister-in-law and auntie of her family in Scotland and Australia. - A Service to celebrate Alice’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11.30am on Saturday May 1, followed by private cremation. Messages to the Thomson Family c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9053.

Present Service

Spiers, Aqua Leigh

Date of Service: Monday 17 May 2021 - 11:00am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

Spiers, Aqua Leigh Tragically, on May 9, 2021; aged 18 years. A much loved daughter, granddaughter, sister and friend to many. ‘A free spirit, gone too soon’ Special thanks to LandSAR, Alexandra police and Victim Support. A service for Aqua will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 11am, on Monday, May 17, followed by private cremation. The funeral will be available to view via livestream at www.campbellandsons.co.nz/live-stream

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Gibson, Walter Herbert

Date of Service: Thursday 13 May 2021 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

GIBSON, Walter Herbert )of Brooklands Village, Mosgiel) - On May 8, 2021, peacefully after a short illness, at Dunedin Hospital; in his 90th year. Dearly loved husband of Fran, and the late Jean, much loved father and father-in-law of Bruce and Christine, Rowana and Allan Chapman, and the late Ian and Pru, loved and respected step-father of Jill and Colin, Wendy and Richard, and Robyn and Jeff, much loved grandad and great-grandad of all his grandchildren and great grandchildren, and a friend to many. “Gone Fishin” A celebration of Walter’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm on Thursday May 13, followed by private cremation. Messages to 9 Pembrey Street, Brooklands Village, Mosgiel 9024.

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Williams, Daphne Ellen Elizabeth

Date of Service: Tuesday 11 May 2021 - 10:00am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

WILLIAMS - Daphne Ellen Elizabeth (Daph), formerlly of Tuapeka West. On May 5, 2021 peacefully at Mossbrae Healthcare Mosgiel; in her 80th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Gordon, cherished mum of Tania and James, Martyn and Kanya, and Amanda and Damon, very caring Nanny of Tylah, Zac; Jakob, and Isla, a loved sister, sister in law, and aunty to all her extended family, a special friend of Craig Peacock, and Andrea McKay. A Service to celebrate Daph’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.00am on Tuesday May 11, then leaving for the Lawrence Cemetery. Messages to 11 Elmwood Drive, Mosgiel 9024.

Past Service

Carradus, Daniel Edward

Date of Service: Monday 10 May 2021 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

Details:

Carradus, Daniel Edward (Dandan) Unexpectedly, on May 2, 2021. Dearly loved son of Cherrie Carradus and Aaron Johnston, loved brother of Nick, and Bailey, loved Grandson of Dave Tohill and the late Tricia Carradus, and Bob and June Johnston, a loved nephew, cousin and friend to many, will be sorely missed by canine companion Axle. A service for Dandan will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am, on Monday, May 10, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 3 Oban Street, Mosgiel, 9024