Death Notices

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Findlay, Linda Emily

Date of Service: Thursday 04 April 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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FINDLAY, Linda Emily Passed away at the Otago Hospice after a very short courageous battle on March 29th 2019; aged 66. A much loved wife of the late Barry, adored mother and mother in law of Megan and Simon (Dunedin), Jeffrey and Erikson (Perth), incredibly special Grandma to Taylor and Madison. Treasured sister of Susan, John (Nod), and Bill, adored Aunt to Josh, Luke, Zach, Angus and Lockie. Immense gratitude to the fantastic staff at the Otago Hospice. A memorial service to celebrate Linda’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Thursday April 4th at 2.00p.m. Messages to 689 Portobello Road, Broad Bay, Dunedin

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Arnott, Phyllis May

Date of Service: Wednesday 27 March 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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ARNOTT, Phyllis May, - formerly of Mosgiel and Ettrick On March 23, 2019, at Yvette Williams Retirement Village, Dunedin, after a long illness; aged 85 years. Loved wife of the late Bob (Herb), loved mother and mother in law of Michael and Katherine and a much loved Gran of Maxwell, and Aston, also a loved sister and sister in law of Alister and Ngaire Byers, Robert and Lynn Byers, and John and the late Fay Byers. A service for Phyllis will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Wednesday March 27, at 2pm, followed by a private cremation. - Messages to 23a Garden Place, Glenleith, Dunedin 9010

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Stevens, Alan William

Date of Service: Tuesday 26 March 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Southern Rugby Football Club
26 Helena Street
Forbury

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STEVENS, Alan William (Stevie) - Peacefully at Leslie Groves Hospital on Thursday March 21, 2019, surrounded by his loving family; aged 85 years. Much loved husband of June for the last 61 years, loved father and father-in-law of Ross and Sandy, Wayne and Cindy, Barry and Tina, adored grandad of Lisa and Van, and Ryan; Kallan, Latham, Mason, Ashlea, and Drew; Abby, and Georgia, and Poppa Alan of Aston. Dearly loved brother of Anne and the late Les Stevens, Ian and Jean Stevens. Loved brother-in-law of Noeline and the late Arch Burn; Ray and Elva Robinson, and the late Gwenda, and a loved Uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Alan’s family wish to thank the staff of Leslie Groves for their loving care of him over the last 8 months. “ Once a Southern Man” - A service for Alan will be held in the Southern Rugby Football Clubrooms, Bathgate Park, 26 Helena Street, Dunedin at 2pm on Tueday March 26, followed by private cremation. In Stevie’s memory, donations to St John Ambulance and Alzheimer’s Otago would be appreciated and may be left at the service - Messages to 10A Thames Street, Mosgiel 9024.

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Hollamby, Michael Joseph

Date of Service: Thursday 21 March 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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HOLLAMBY, Michael Joseph (Mike) Formerly of Mosgiel, with sadness and shock we farewell Mike, after a short illness; aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Paddy, loved and respected father and father in law of Peter and Simone, the late Robert, Christine and Duncan Chisman, and Catherine and Paul Regan. And a loved Grandad. Cherished brother of Ron, the late Ray, and the late Kenny, and a great mate to many. A service for Mike will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel on Thursday March 21, at 2.00p.m. followed by a private cremation. Messages to 107 Marlow Street, Musselburgh 9013

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Roberts, Monica Alexandra

Date of Service: Saturday 16 March 2019 - 10:00am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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ROBERTS, Monica Alexandra - On March 4, 2019, peacefully in the loving care at Yvette Williams Retirement Home; in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Taff, dear little mum of Bronwyn and John Machin, Glyn and Kerri, loved and treasured Nana to her 7 grandchildren and a beloved old Nana to her 6 great-grandchildren. Monica’s family would like to thank everyone involved in her care. - A celebration of Monica’s life will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel 95 Gordon Road Mosgiel at 11am, on Saturday, March 16, followed by private cremation. - Messages to the Roberts Family c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9053.

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Paterson, Suzanne Patricia

Date of Service: Friday 05 April 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Paterson, Suzanne Patricia (Nee) Bolton Peacefully at Otago Community Hospice; aged 70 years. On Saturday, March 30, surrounded by her loving family. Much loved wife of Jeff for the last 45 years, dearly loved Mum of Nathan, Alisha and Michael, adored Nan and best buddy of Kalis. A service to celebrate the life of Suzanne will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon road, Mosgiel, on Friday, April 5, at 2pm, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Otago Community Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to 20 Blanc Avenue, Walton Park, Fairfield, Dunedin 9018.

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Harris, John Steven

Date of Service: Friday 29 March 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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Harris, John Steven - 44512, AC1, RNZAF Passed away, peacefully, on March 24, 2019; aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband of Ethel Jean Harris and the late Dorothy, loved father and father in law of Michael and Jenny, Stephen and Helen, and Susan and John Pohe and a loved grandfather of Gemma, Leandra; Chris, Morgan; Curtis, Shana, Kobi, and Tayla. Special thanks to the staff at Birchleigh Residential Care Centre for their care of John these last few months. A service for John will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Friday March 29, at 2pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to 21 Salisbury Place, Chatsford, Mosgiel 9024

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Willis, John Derek

Date of Service: Wednesday 27 March 2019 - 9:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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WILLIS, John Derek, On March 22, 2019, at Leslie Groves Hospital; in his 85th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Margaret, much loved father of Tracey, Tasmin, and Kane, loved father in law of Ed, and Diane, loved step father of Jeanette, and Les and a loved Grandad of Hamish, Reece, and Holly; Brittany; and Tessa, and Jenna. A service for John will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Wednesday March 27, at 10.30am, followed by a private cremation. Messages to 9 Elwyn Crescent, Green Island, Dunedin 9018

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King, Donald William

Date of Service: Tuesday 26 March 2019 - 1:00pm

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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KING, Donald William (Don) Formerly of Mosgiel; On March 19, 2019, peacefully, at Marne Street Hospital, Dunedin; aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Daphne, loved father and father in law of Douglas (Doug), Gordon and Vicky, Norman and Gail (Christchurch), Malcolm and Gillian (Christchurch), and Lance and Theresa, and a much loved grandfather and uncle. A service for Don will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Tuesday March 26, at 2pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to c/- PO Box 183, Mosgiel 9053

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Shields, Keith Wilbert

Date of Service: Thursday 21 March 2019 - 9:30am

Venue:

Campbell and Sons Chapel
Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road
Mosgiel

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SHIELDS, Keith Wilbert Passed away, at home, surrounded by his family, on Sunday March 17, 2019; in his 83rd year. Dearly loved husband of Pam, much loved and cherished Dad of Tony, Robyn and Bruce, Rodger and Di, and Tracey and Bryan, treasured granddad of Ashleigh, and Paige; Amy, Matthew, Adam, and Stacey; Chris and Danielle, and Leo; and Lewis, and Macaulay. Dear friend of Brian Howell, Garry Pearce, and Elaine Wilson. ’Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory no one can steal.’ Keith’s family would like to extend their thanks to Alan and James from the Mosgiel Health Centre, the staff of 8B Dunedin Hospital, the District Nurses and to the amazing Mary for their loving care. A service for Keith will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel, on Thursday March 21, at 10:30am, followed by a private cremation. Messages to 37 Green Street, Mosgiel 9024