Whanganui Funeral Notices

Listed in order of publication date

BROWN: Ronald Francis (Ron).

Peacefully on Sunday 15th November 2020 in New Plymouth, aged 89 years.

Loved husband of the late Marion.

Much loved Dad of Lynette, Janet, Alan (Brisbane), Colleen, and the late Gail.

Loved grandad and great-grandad to all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Loved brother of Marion (dec), and Valerie.

Rest in Peace Dad.

In accordance with Ron’s wishes a private farewell has been held.

Passing Date: 15th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

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JACQUES; Avis Margaret (nee Unwin)

Peacefully on Tuesday 24th November 2020 at Kowhainui Rest Home, Wanganui, aged 93 years.

Much loved wife of the late Alan. Loving mother and mother in law of Christine and Terry Morton (Sydney), Lynette (Brisbane), Kerrigan and Sandy, and Sharyn and Ray. Treasured Nana of Matthew; Tina and Daniel; Thomas and Chris; and Nathan, Stacey, Tara and Brooke.

Great Nana of her 13 great grandchildren.

Funeral Mass for Avis to be celebrated at Holy Family Catholic Church, Tawhero St, Gonville on Thursday 26th November 2020 at 1.00pm, to be followed by interment at the Aramoho Lawn Cemetery.

Passing Date: 24th November 2020
Funeral Date: 26th November 2020

Dempsey & Forrest

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TEKI: Wahi Marama

Loving wife of the late Pius Teki.

Sadly passed away on Sunday 22nd November 2020, aged 89 years.

Cherished Mother of Ita-Del and Tony, Margaret and Neil, Pierre and Lexi, Faith and Ron, the late Richie, Dawnie and Maria.

Loved Nanny and Great Nanny of many.

Our Mum will rest at Koriniti Marae and a Service will be held on Wednesday 25th November 2020 at 11.00am.

Passing Date: 22nd November 2020
Funeral Date: 25th November 2020

Dempsey & Forrest

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ROGERS: Neville Arthur

Passed away suddenly in Whanganui Hospital on 18th November 2020, aged 59 years.

Much loved eldest Son of Wendy & the late Arnold.

Adored brother & brother-in-law of Malcolm & Lorraine, and Fiona & Marty.

Dearly loved Dad and father-in-law of Letitia & Andrew, Shannon & Ash, and Matthew.

Special Grandad Nev of Lily, Frankie & Alfie, and Grandad of Wyatt.

Respected friend of Bronwyn.

Please send all messages to 111b Amohia Street, Paraparaumu 5032 or email: nevrogers181120@gmail.com

In accordance with the family’s wishes, a Private Funeral has been held.

Passing Date: 18th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

Dempsey & Forrest

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READING: Richard Allan

Very peacefully at home on 21st November 2020, aged 82 years.

Beloved husband of Jo. Loved father of Glen, and Julie. Friend of Mike, Steven, Alysia, George, Alex, and Robbie.

Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Richard’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel 208 Guyton Street, Wanganui on Thursday 26th November 2020 at 1.30pm, to be followed by a private cremation.

Passing Date: 21st November 2020
Funeral Date: 26th November 2020

Dempsey & Forrest

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TAMAKEHU, Desmond John

1/11/1951 – 19/11/2020

Passed away suddenly in Australia, surrounded by loving family.

Beloved son of Waati and Flossie. Brother to Joyce, Sid, Annette, Chris, Tony, Jenny, Michael and Bev

Adored father of Tracey and Terry, Grandfather to Natalie, Bradley and Jack and favourite cousin and uncle of many.

Cherished by all who knew him – he will be forever missed.

The live webcast service will be held on Wednesday, 25th November, 4:30pm at Dempsey and Forrest, Forrest Lawn Chapel, 208 Guyton Street, Whanganui.

Passing Date: 19th November 2020
Funeral Date: 25th November 2020

Dempsey & Forrest

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MACKEY, Stuart (Stu)

Beloved husband of Sue for 51 years and adored father of Sarah (NZ) and Alison (USA).

Stuart passed away quietly on Wednesday 18th November, after a short illness, holding Sue's hand.

We love you very much and you will be forever missed.

‘Ti amo’

And 'Yes' your hair does look alright.

A private service was held on Friday 20th November.

Passing Date: 18th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

Dempsey & Forrest

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SHAW: Wayne William John

(previously Wayne Gordon LUDLOW) 1945 – 2020

Wayne would have wished to sincerely thank all those who acknowledged his passing, including those who recently attended his private farewell.

He would have appreciated the commonly expressed view that he lived his life, “True to himself” and wished you all well.

A genuine character.

Passing Date:
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

Dempsey & Forrest

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WALLACE: Anthony Lionel Joseph (Tony)

Passed away peacefully at Wanganui Hospital on 15th November 2020, aged 83 years.

Devoted husband of Shirley and loving father of Andrea, Davina, Martin (deceased), Steve, and Julie. Beloved grandfather to his 16 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

A special thank you to the staff at Jane Winstone Retirement Village for their great love and care for Tony in the last years of his life.

All Tony’s friends and loved ones are invited to attend his Requiem Mass to be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Church, York Street, Wanganui on Saturday 21st November 2020 at 10.00am, to be followed by interment at the Aramoho Lawn Cemetery.

Passing Date: 15th November 2020
Funeral Date: 21st November 2020

Dempsey & Forrest

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ORR, Hazel Marita

Passed away peacefully in Taupo on 26th October, in her 92nd year.

Dearly loved wife of the late Cecil, much loved mum of Tina and the late Ray, and good friend and mother-in-law of Ian. Cherished Grandma of Dean, Carl and Hasely, and Grandma Hazel to her six great grandchildren.

A Memorial Service for Hazel will be held in the Burnblea Chapel, 173 Ingestre Street, Whanganui on Saturday 21st November, at 2.00pm, followed by interment of her ashes at the Aramoho Lawn Cemetery.

Passing Date: 26th October 2020
Funeral Date: 21st November 2020

Cleveland's

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