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Walker, Neil

Date of Service: Thursday 19 March 2020 - 9:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Walker, Neil Unexpectedly, on March 16, 2020, at Dunedin Hospital, with family by his side; aged 74 years. Much loved and cherished husband of Kerry, dearly loved father and father in law of Nicole and Gary Watson, and Camille and Tony Giles, loved Poppy of Flynn, and Phoebe; Tyla and Noah, loved brother and brother in law of Ken and Pat Walker, and Noeleen and the late Gordon Robertson. A service for Neil will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 10.30am, on Thursday March 19, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 150c Gladstone Road North, Mosgiel 9024.

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Thom, Robert Murray

Date of Service: Wednesday 11 March 2020 - 12:00pm

Venue:

East Taieri Presbyterian Church
12a Cemetery Road
East Taieri

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Thom, Robert Murray (Bob). On Sunday March 8th 2020 in the Janefield Unit, Birchleigh Residential Care Centre Mosgiel; in his 87th year. Dearly loved and cherished husband for 43 years of the late Pat, much loved father and father-in-law of Willie and Leeanne, and Kath and Dwayne Chisholm, loved Grandad of Danya, Nika, Jacob, Ezekiel, Olivea, and Patrick,Joshua, Caleb and Jessica loved Great-grandad of Jackson and Elijah. Beloved brother of the late John, Mervyn, Ivan, the late Stanley, Colin, the late Helen, Elaine and Ray and their partners and a much loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews and their families. Special thanks to his very special and supportive carers from the Janefield unit. ‘God broke our hearts to prove to us he only takes the best.’ A service for Bob will be held in the Ear Taieri Presbyterian Church, Cemetery Road, Mosgiel at 1 p.m. on Wednesday March 11th followed by interment in the Dunedin Cemetery. Messages to the Thom family, 7A Chapel St Kaikorai Dunedin 9010

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Cavanagh, Evan Francis

Date of Service: Saturday 29 February 2020 - 10:00am

Venue:

St Marys
Kaikorai

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Cavanagh, Evan Francis Peacefully after a long illness at Yvette Williams Retirement Village, on Wednesday 26th February 2020; in his 71st year. Dearly loved son of the late Eileen and Randolph. Much loved brother and brother-in-law of Brian and Noelene, Denis* and Raelene, Anne-Marie, Julia and Bruce Barton, Theresa, Catherine*, and Gregory*. A loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the nurses and carers of Yvette Williams Special Care Unit for their care of Evan over the past 4.5 years. R.I.P. (*denotes deceased) Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Mary Kaikorai, Taieri Road, Wakari on Saturday 29th February at 11.00 am followed by private cremation. Messages to 128 Tyne Street, Mosgiel 9024.

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Bayne, Muriel Ogilvie

Date of Service: Thursday 27 February 2020 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Foyer
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Bayne, Muriel Ogilvie - nee Roulston Born to this life September 18, 1918. Born to eternal life February 23, 2020; in her 102nd year, at Summerset at Bishopscourt, Dunedin. Much loved wife of the late Oliver Bayne, dearly loved mother and mother in law of Lorna* and Pat* O’Connor, June Gilder (Ravensbourne), Brian*, Graeme and Merle (Dunedin), Alan and Sharyn (Mosgiel), Russell*, Colin and Susan* (Millers Flat), Stewart and Joanne (Mosgiel), Stephen and Margaret (Outram), Glenda and David Mellor (Dunedin), Rayleen (Mosgiel), and Gary and Liz (Waihola), loved grandmother of her 24 grandchildren and great grandmother of her 25 great grandchildren. (* Denotes deceased) ‘Your memory will always surround us Your closeness will always be near We treasure the life and love you gave us And the years we were able to share.’ Many thanks to all who have cared for our Mum, Dr Morton, RDNS, the staff of Brooklands and Summerset, your loving care of mum has been appreciated by the Bayne family. Bless you all A service for Muriel, will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 2pm, on Thursday, February 27, followed by private cremation. Messages to J Gilder, 61 Totara Street, Ravensbourne, Dunedin 9022

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Horner, Karen Theresa

Date of Service: Wednesday 26 February 2020 - 12:00pm

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Horner Karen Theresa 08.04.1966 – 19.2.2020 Dearly loved mother of Maxine and Jono and grandma of Aria and Jayden. Cherished friend of Christine and Graham. “You fought a courageous battle to the end. Now at peace in the loving arms of God. In our hearts always and forever.’ A Celebration of Karen’s life will be held in the East Taieri Presbyterian church, 12 Cemetery Road, East Taieri at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday February 26th followed by private cremation. As was Karen’s wish, in lieu of flowers, donations can be left at the service for the Otago Community Hospice. Messages to 32 Eden St., Mosgiel 9024

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Cummings, Daniel John

Date of Service: Thursday 01 January 1970 - 12:00pm

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CUMMINGS, Fr Daniel John - Father Dan died peacefully, at his home, Tuapeka Flat, Lawrence, in the loving care of his family, on March 28, 2020; aged 75 years. Loved son of the late Joan and Cliff, brother and brother-in-law of Ann, Peter and Maureen, Jim, Chris and Hilliary, Julie and Lew Davie, Stephen, Kay and Steve Shaw, and a loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews. A respected priest of the Catholic Diocese of Dunedin, loved and cherished friend of many parishioners and associates, including members of Harness Racing NZ and the Rodeo fraternity. “A true and faithful servant now in the arms of Jesus” Funeral details will be published at a later date. - Messages to Peter Cummings 34 Roughan Road, Tuapeka Flat, 1RD, Lawrence 9591, email: pmcummings@xtra.co.nz or Julie Davie 20 Chandler Crescent, Clyde 9330, email: julie@salu.nz

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Norman, Tui Irene

Date of Service: Friday 13 March 2020 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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NORMAN, Tui Irene (nee Brinsdon) - On March 9, 2020, peacefully at the Otago Community Hospice; in her 91st year. Loved wife of the late Bill, loved mother and mother-in-law of Warren and Robyn, Keith and Jewel (Christchurch), Russell and Aria (Sydney), Trevor and Ann, Lindsay and Andrea, Peter and Vicky, Beverley and Russell, and Pamela Graham (Christchurch), dearly loved and devoted nana and great-nana to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. - A service to celebrate Tui’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm on Friday March 13, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 44 Goodall Street, Mosgiel 9024.

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Ayson, Murray Alexander

Date of Service: Tuesday 03 March 2020 - 9:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Ayson, Murray Alexander Peacefully, at home, on Friday February 28th 2020; aged 75 years. Dearly loved husband and soul mate of Joan, much loved father and father-in-law of Derek and Rachel (Gore), Robyn and Glenn (Palmerston North), treasured Granddad of Georgia, and Chonelle; Rebekah, Katherine, and Thomas, and special uncle of Lorraine and Stephen Stuart; Jordan, Hayden, and Brock. “At home with his Lord and Saviour” A service to remember Murray will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am on Tuesday March 3rd followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 453 East Taieri-Allanton Road, RD 2 Mosgiel 9092.

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Mathieson, Loma Caroline

Date of Service: Friday 28 February 2020 - 12:30pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Mathieson, Loma Caroline Of Brooklands Village, formerly of Clinton. Peacefully at Summerset at Bishopscourt with family, on Tuesday 25th February 2020, aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Allan Mathieson. Loved mother and mother in law of Lynne and Craig Foley, Julie*, Adrian and Stephanie*. Grandma of Nathan, Megan, and Ellen; Joe, Casey, and Ben; and good friend of Sue, and Georgia. (*denotes deceased) A service for Loma will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel at 1.30pm on Friday 28th February (bold please) followed by interment in the Clinton Cemetery on Saturday 29th February at 10.30am.(bold please) extended to all. Messages to 127 Tirohanga Road RD2 Mosgiel 9092.

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Murray, Lois Anne

Date of Service: Wednesday 26 February 2020 - 1:00pm

Venue:

MEMORIAL SERVICE - Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Murray, Lois Anne On February 20, 2020, at home, suddenly, but peacefully; aged 72 years. Dearly loved wife of Bevan, loved mother and mother in law of Darrin and Bea (Amsterdam), Brendan and Nicky, and Lynden and Shaz, precious Oma of Oliver and Josephine, much loved Gran of Jacob, Luke and Dylan, loved sister and sister in law of Tim and Judy McLoughlin (Melbourne), and Pat and the late Louie Tognola, also a loved sister in law of Peter and Steph Murray. A Memorial Service to celebrate Lois’ life, will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 2pm, on Wednesday February 26. - Messaged C/- PO Box 183 Mosgiel, 9053