Death Notices

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Martin, Elaine Winifred

Date of Service: Thursday 14 November 2019 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Foyer
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Martin, Elaine Winifred - nee Daniels Peacefully, on November 10, 2019, at St Andrews Home and Hospital; aged 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Bob, loved mother and mother in law of Christine and Sylvio Tang (Melbourne), and Wayne and Cherry (Milton), a loved grandmother and great grandmother of Danielle and Brendon, Brigid, and Mackenzie, Steven and Natasha, Oliver, and Mila; Marie, and Shanequa, Natasha and Winston, Kia, and Winston, Crystal and Bashar, Yousif, and Yasmeen, and Daniel and Samantha, also a loved sister of Bob, Joy Henry*, Betty Stewart*, and Pat King*. (denotes deceased) A service for Elaine will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm, on Thursday November 14, followed by private cremation. Messages to 69 Elderlee Street, Milton 9220

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Mullen, Judith Mary

Date of Service: Friday 08 November 2019 - 0:00am

Venue:

East Taieri Presbyterian Church
12a Cemetery Road
East Taieri

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MULLEN, Judith Mary (Jude) - “A fighter till the end“ and “A Southern Women“. On November 1, 2019, peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family; aged 52 years. Dearly devoted wife of Brent, Mum to her Zac her dog, cherished daughter of Val and the late Bill Burridge, loved daughter-in-law of the late Tyrrell and Gay Mullen, loved sister and sister-in-law of Ann Wilton and Charlie Clay, Craig and Anne Burridge, Robyn Mullen and Mel Tanner, a loved favourite Auntie and great Auntie of Megan Wilton and Ben Overton, and wee Evie (Canada), Janelle Wilton, Mareece Burridge, and Olive, and Brodie Burridge. A celebration (party) of Jude’s life will be held in the East Taieri Presbyterian Church, 12 Cemetery Road, Mosgiel at 1.30pm on Friday November 8, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations for the Cancer Research Team at Dunedin Hospital would be appreciated and may be left at the service. - Messages to 5 Clyde Street, Mosgiel 9024.

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Turnbull, Marlene Andre'

Date of Service: Wednesday 06 November 2019 - 10:30am

Venue:

St Luke's Anglican Church
67 Gordon Road

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TURNBULL, Marlene Andre - On November 2, 2019, in the loving care of the Litter Sisters at Sacred Heart Home and Hospital; afew days short of her 88th birthday. Dearly loved wife of the late Gerald, treasured Mum of Deborah and Paul Kelly, and the late David Swindells, and Amanda, loving, caring and supportive Grandma of Rachel Swindells and Raymond Malcolm, Matthew Swindells, Nicholas and Rebecca Swindells, Gabrielle Swindells and Aaron Lanini, and Annabel Turnbull and Tom Blackler, an awesome GG of David, Patrick, Maddison, Fraser, and Lauren, a loved older sister of John Stewart. A service for Marlene will be held in St Lukes Anglican Church, 67 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 11am on Wednesday November 6, followed by private cremation. At Marlene’s request please dress in bright colours. In lieu of flowers donations for St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left at the service.Messages to 1 Delta Street, Belleknowes, Dunedin 9011.

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McBryde, Ernest James

Date of Service: Saturday 02 November 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

St Marys Parish Church
89 Church Street
Mosgiel

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McBryde, Ernest James Ernie died, peacefully, at Yvette Williams Retirement Village, on October 28, 2019; aged 94. Dearly loved husband of the late Aileen, much loved father and father in law of Michael and Roberta, Kathleen and David* Irving, Maureen and David* Bain, Nicholas and Rosemary, Stephanie and Patrick Bowden, and Barnaby, and loved “EJ” to his 15 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren (* denotes deceased) R.I.P. Evening Prayer will be held at St Mary’s Parish Church, 89 Church Street, Mosgiel, on Friday, November 1, at 7.30pm. Requiem Mass will be celebrated at St Mary’s, Mosgiel, on Saturday November 2, at 1.00pm., followed by interment in the Port Chalmers Cemetery. Messages to PO Box 5710 Dunedin 9054  

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Johnston, Edna Winifred

Date of Service: Wednesday 30 October 2019 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Johnston, Edna Winifred (nee Underwood) late of Green Island. On October 26, 2019, peacefully, at Dunedin Hospital; in her 94th year. Dearly loved wife of there late Tom, much loved Mum of Kathleen and Mike Watt, John* and Christine, and Graeme and Davina, much loved Nana of Simon and Leanne, Erin, Nathan and Sam; Matthew, Lisa; Jerry, and Adam, a very proud Great Nana to Henry, and a loved Aunty Edna of all her nieces and nephews. ‘Sadly missed, but forever in our hearts’ (* denotes deceased) A celebration of Edna’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 10.30am, on Wednesday October 30, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 60 Severn Street, Green Island, Dunedin 9018

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Hamilton, Shona Florence

Date of Service: Friday 22 November 2019 - 1:30pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Hamilton, Shona Florence On November 15, 2019, at Dunedin Hospital, surrounded by her loving family; aged 67 years. Dearly loved wife and best friend of Murray, much loved mother and mother in law of Alison and Craig Robertson, Jennifer Hooper, and Lynette and Shane Whaanga, adored and treasured Grandma of Nicole, and Hayden; Jacoby, Jannah, and the late Shase; and Makai, and Coen, also a friend of ex son in law Shane. ‘Will be sadly missed and treasured forever’ A service for Shona will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 1.30pm, on Friday November 22, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 48 Carlyle Road, Mosgiel 9024

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Mooney, John Alexander

Date of Service: Friday 08 November 2019 - 11:00am

Venue:

St Marys Parish Church
89 Church Street
Mosgiel

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Mooney, John Alexander (Alex) On November 4, 2019, at Dunedin Hospital, suddenly, after an illness; aged 77years. Loved son of the late Ted and Mona, loved brother and brother in law of Pat and the late Charlie Panting, Des and the late Marilyn, Brian and Bev, Margaret and the late Brian Rowe, the late Ted, Joyce Gartly, and the late Bill and Suzanne, a much loved uncle of his nieces and nephews. R.I.P Special thanks to Dr Robert Morton and the staff of Ward 4A and Otago Community Hospice for their care and support. Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s Parish Church, 89 Church Street, Mosgiel, at 11am, on Friday November 8, followed by private cremation. (Please note, this will replace the usual 9am Mass) In lieu of flowers, donations to Otago Community Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service Messages C/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9054

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Nelson, Margaret Joan

Date of Service: Thursday 07 November 2019 - 2:30pm

Venue:

MEMORIAL SERVICE Campbell Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Nelson, Margaret Joan (Joan) - nee Taylor Passed November 3, 2019; in her 90th year, surrounded by family, she is now peacefully at rest. Loved and cherished wife of Leith for 65 years, loved mum and mum in law of David and Cindy Nelson, Beth Nelson, Kirsty and Allan Fiddes, and Chris and Debbie Nelson, loved and proud Nan of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren, Daniel, Samantha, Charlie, and Layla; Colbey, Emme, and Tyler; Taylor, Paige, and Hunter; Olivia, Garrin, and Arthur, also a loved sister of Marj and the late Keith Robertson (Tauranga), Norrie and Vera Taylor (Durban, South Africa) “We will love you forever” A Memorial Service to celebrate Joan’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, at 2.30pm, on Thursday November 7. Messages to 30D Carlyle Road, Mosgiel 9024

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Milburn, David John

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

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Milburn, David John - Of Mosgiel (formerly of Chrystalls Beach). Peacefully, on Thursday October 31, 2019, after a brief illness, at Ross Home Dunedin; in his 78th year. Dearly loved husband of Rayleen. Dearly loved father and father in law of Robyn and Craig Dennis (Invercargill), Craig and Jo (Chrystalls Beach), and Mark and Takako (Queenstown). Loved Grandad and ‘G’ of Kyle, Georgia and Brendon, Alicia and Roan; Oliver, Connor, Riley; Kai, Dan, Noa, and Ena. Loved great grandad of Reece, Jacx, Baelin, Evie, and Poppie. A service to celebrate the life of David will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel at 2.00pm on Monday, November 4. Messages to 52 Factory Road Mosgiel 9024.

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McKewen, Elizabeth Anne

Date of Service: Wednesday 30 October 2019 - 1:30pm

Venue:

Holy Name North Dunedin
420 Great King Street

Details:

McKewen, Elizabeth Anne On 24/10/2019 following a tireless battle with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). Eldest daughter of John (deceased) and Patricia, cherished sister of Stephen and Meryl (Sydney), David and Sheryl, Susan and Peter Gale, Patrick and Amanda, Mike and Anna (Queenstown). Beloved aunty of Charlotte, Henry and Freddie (Sydney); Monique, Ella, and Lillian; William Gale; Ollie and Isobel. Loved friend, niece, cousin and colleague to many. A celebration of Eliz’s colourful life will be held at Holy Name Church, Great King Street, Dunedin at 1.30pm on Wednesday 30th October – feel free to wear a dash of orange! Eliz will be back in her home from midday Sunday for those wanting to pop in and pay their respects. In lieu of flowers, donations to the NZ MND Foundation. Messages to 31 Warden Street, Dunedin 9010.