Death Notices

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Past Service

Smith, George Charles Sydney

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

Venue:

No Service - Direct Cremation

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SMITH, George Charles Sydney - 6.6.1933 - 7.4.2020 - Peacefully, at Mossbrae Health Care, Mosgiel; aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of Daphne, much loved father and father-in-law of Kevin and Vivienne, Allan and Fiona, and Bronwyn and Alastair Wardell, special grandad of Emma, Ryan, Jamie, and Abbie, great grandad of Mila, and Arlo, loved “George” of Tania, Dave and family. George’s family would like to thank the staff of Mossbrae for the care they took of George over the past 3 years. Sadly missed, forever in our hearts. Due to the current situation a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.- Messages to 5B Forth Street, Mosgiel 9024.

Past Service

Popham, Beatrice Ellen

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

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Popham, Beatrice Ellen (Betty) Peacefully, on April 4, 2020, at Mossbrae Health Care, Mosgiel; aged 89 years. Dearly beloved wife of Jack for 64 years, much loved and treasured mother of Ruth, Mark and Kerry, respected mother-in-law and friend of Sheryl and Alan, well loved grandmother to Lucy and Greg, Cameron and Blair, cherished great grandma of Billy, Alfie and Harvey, daughter of Henry* and Ellen Styles*, beloved sister of Mavis*, Gladys*, Margaret*, George* and sister-in-law Lorraine, aunty to many nieces and nephews and fond memories of being part of the Harwood family. (*denotes deceased) Thank you to the staff at Mossbrae for their excellent care and compassion over the past three years. Due to the current situation, a private burial has taken place with a memorial service to be planned later. Sadly missed RIP Messages to 3 Goodall Street, Mosgiel, 9024

Past Service

Johnson, Harry Cameron

Date of Service: Friday 07 August 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Memorial Service - Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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JOHNSON, Harry Cameron - Peacefully on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at Dunedin Hospital; in his 96th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Daphne, much loved father and father-in-law of Denese and Glenn Smith (NSW), Warren and Sue (Alexandra), Bryan and Gaynor (NSW), a loved grandfather of Benjamin and Lorna, Andrew; Kristy and Mike, Liana; Aaron and Irene; Michael and Antares, and a loved great grandfather of of Noah; Logan; Petra, Edward, Jessica and Timothy; Keira and Ava. - A Memorial Service to celebrate Harry’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel, at 2pm on Friday August 7. - Messages to the Johnson Family, 60 Larch Crescent, Alexandra 9320.

Past Service

Clark, Ian Harry

Date of Service: Wednesday 05 August 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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CLARK, Ian Harry Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 2nd August 2020, at Radius Fulton Care Centre; in his 80th Year. Dearly loved husband of Gay for 60 years, much loved father and father-in-law of Michael and Nery (Queenstown), Dave and Nisha (Auckland), Julie and Richard, Sandra, Roger and Suzy (Townsville), Loved Grandad of Thomas, and Melissa; Kayla, and Brooke, Great Grandad of Arlo, Arla, and Tayla. A special thanks to the staff at Radius Fulton for their loving care of Ian. A service for Ian will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2p.m. on Wednesday 5th August followed by private cremation. Following the service Ian’s family wish to invite you to further share memories over a drink at the Otago Golf Club, 125 Balmacewen Road, Maori Hill. Messages to 30 Clearwater Street, Broad Bay 9014, julie.clark@otago.ac.nz

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Keogh, Maureen June Yvonne

Date of Service: Thursday 23 July 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Keogh, Maureen June Yvonne (June) of Mosgiel Suddenly, at her home, on July 20, 2020; in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Kevin, much loved mother and mother in law of Patrick and Kathleen (Christchurch), Suzanne (Mosgiel) and Bill and Anna (Wellington/Kharkiv, Ukraine), loved daughter of the late Bill and Helen Timmins, loved sister of Tui, George*, Ngaire, Carol, and Chris (* denotes deceased) ‘Forever in our hearts’ A service for June will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2pm on Thursday July 23, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 56 Ayr Street, 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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Dennison, Kenneth John

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

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DENNISON, Kenneth John (John), OL (Officer of the Order of Logahu - Papua New Guinea equivalent of our CBE), JP. 05.01.1948 - 14.04.2020. At home peacefully in his sleep, following a short illness. Most dearly beloved and deeply loving husband of Ann, and loving and much loved father of Sarah. Due to COVID-19 lockdown, a memorial service will be held at a later date. Messages to 1 Guildford Place, Chatsford, Mosgiel, 9024.

Present Service

Wilson, Beverley June

Date of Service: Tuesday 11 August 2020 - 2:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Wilson, Beverley June (Bev) of Mosgiel Passed peacefully, on August 8, 2020, at Mossbrae Healthcare, Mosgiel, surrounded by her family; aged 83 years. Beloved Mother and Mother in law of Gaylene and Bob Low, Tony and the late Paula Wilson, Karen Young, Shelley and Darrel Still, Gary and Bronwyn Wilson, and Kiwi Mum to Den, much loved Nana and Gran-Nan of her 18 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren, much loved sister of Ian Doull and the late Barry and Noel Doull. Many thanks to the loving staff at Mossbrae for Bev’s care over the last few months of her life. A service for Bev will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel, at 2pm, on Tuesday August 11, followed by private cremation. - Messages to 218 Gordon Road, Mosgiel 9024

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Gibson, William Robert

Date of Service: Friday 07 August 2020 - 10:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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GIBSON, William Robert (Bill) 21.8.1929 - 3.8.2020. Passed away peacefully at Dunedin Hospital. Loved husband of the late Phyl. Bill was loved, respected and admired by his family and many friends, he was the loved father and father-in-law of Erica and Brent Allen, John, Jude and Mike Greer, grandfather of Liz and Angus, and Tori; Keyten and Sonoko, Joel and Carlene; and Max, great-grandfather of Fuschia, and Knox. Bill was proud of his ability to live in his own home until very recently and keep his independence with limited support from others. The family appreciate the support of the staff at the Mosgiel Medical Centre and latterly the Dunedin Hospital. Bill will be farewelled in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 10.30am, on Friday August 7. In lieu of flowers donations to the Otago Rescue Helicopter Trust would be appreciated and maybe left at the service. Messages to Erica Allen, 7 Castleton Street, RD2 Mosgiel, 9092.

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Stewart, John Alexander

Date of Service: Saturday 25 July 2020 - 11:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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STEWART, John Alexander On, July 21,2020, peacefully at Dunedin Hospital; aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband, soul mate and best friend of Glenys, and the late Royce, much loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Russell and Chris (Dunedin), Kevin and Linda (Napier), Wayne and Annique (Brisbane), Lynley and Steve (Tauranga), and Deana (Christchurch), stepfather of Shaun and Vicki (Auckland), Suzy and Craig (Lawrence), much loved and adored grandad of his 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, loved son of the late Alex and Irene, loved brother and brother-in-law of Kim and the late Colin, Phyllis and the late Ross, and Glenys and the late Ian. The family would like to thank the Dr’s and Nurses of Ward 8C Dunedin Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations to Otago Community Hospice would be appreciated and can be left at the service. A service for John will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel at 11:30 am on Saturday 25th July followed by private cremation. Messages to 21 Hampton Grove, Brooklands Village, Mosgiel 9024.