Whanganui Funeral Notices

Listed in order of publication date

KEARSE: Raymonde Louise

Peacefully on Sunday 15th November 2020 at Kowhainui Rest Home, aged 86 years.

Much loved wife of the late Ken.

Loved and treasured Mum and mother-in-law of Andree and Michael, Wayne, Trevor, and Marcus and Henau.

Loved sister of Terri Leddy, Gerard (Jersey U.K.), Odette (Hawkes Bay), and the late Paul (Jersey U.K.).

Loved Grandma Raymonde to Amy, Isaac, Robert, and Jesse; Tilitha and Dillan; and Clinton, and great-grandma to Bishop and Hineariki; and Hannah.

The family wish to express their sincere thanks and gratitude to all the staff and carers at Kowhainui for their exceptional care of our Mum.

Requiem Mass will be celebrated for Raymonde at St Anne’s Catholic Church, Raine Street, Whanganui, on Friday 20 November 2020 at 1.30 p.m, to be followed by interment at the Aramoho Lawn Cemetery.

The family extend an invitation to join them for Rosary for Raymonde in the Forrest Lawn Chapel, 208 Guyton Street, Whanganui, on Thursday evening at 5.30 p.m.

Passing Date: 15th November 2020
Funeral Date: 20th November 2020

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McDONALD: Peter Finlay

Peacefully at Summerset Village, Wanganui on 9th November 2020, aged 88 years.

Much loved and devoted husband of the late Margaret.

Dearly loved father of Duncan, Fran and Rob, and Andrew and Lynda.

A loved and adored grandfather of Matthew; Jessica, and Kurt and great grandfather of Rupert.

Special thanks to Shelley Walls, Helen Pedersen and Owen Thomson and the staff at Summerset Village.

Due to covid-19 travel restrictions a memorial service will be held at a later date.

All messages C/- The McDonald Family, P.O. Box 341, Wanganui.

In accordance with Peter’s wishes a private family service has been held.

Passing Date: 9th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

BROWN: Denice Carlisle

13th December 1940 – 14th November 2020, aged 80 years.

Beloved wife of Matthew Victor Brown. Beloved Mother of the Bulls Brown Tribe.

Loved dearly by her 22 Grandchildren and 26 Great Grandchildren.

We Know Heaven will be beautiful today as it has gained a special Angel.

You are loved unconditionally and eternally by us all on earth.

May you walk beside us for the rest of our time until we can hold you again.

Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Denice’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel,

208 Guyton Street, Wanganui on Wednesday 18th November 2020 at 11.00am, to be followed by interment in the

Bulls Cemetery.

Passing Date: 14th November 2020
Funeral Date: 18th November 2020

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WRIGHT, Gwen Rachel (Bessie)

Passed away peacefully in Wanganui on 13th November 2020, aged 100 years.

Dearly loved wife of the late Joe for 75 years. Much loved Mum to Doug, Glennys and David, Janet, Greg and Joyce, Evelyn and Jim, and Stuart and Christine. Loved Grandma to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A service to celebrate Bessie's full life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Friday 20th November at 1.00pm.

Passing Date: 13th November 2020
Funeral Date: 20th November 2020

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MARWICK: Joshua Hugh (Josh)

On 13th November 2020, aged 32 years.

Dearly loved husband of Jaime.

Deeply loved dad of Maddie, Max, and Maddox.

Much loved son of Hugh and Lynley and son-in-law of Louise, Steve and Barb.

Loved brother of Tania, Lee and Jenna, and brother-in-law of Jo and Ryan, Lee and Emma, Stu and Cadena, Scott and Kristi, and Sam.

Cherished uncle to his nieces and nephews.

Forever in our hearts.

Special thanks to the team Hospice Whanganui for their loving care of Josh.

Donations to Hospice Whanganui would be greatly appreciated and can be left at Josh’s Service.

Friends are invited to attend a Service to celebrate Josh’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel, 208 Guyton Street, Whanganui, on Tuesday 17th November at 1.30 p.m, to be followed by a private cremation.

A live webcast of Josh’s Service will be available to view at www.dempseyandforrest.co.nz ‘Watch Funeral Online’ link.

Passing Date: 13th November 2020
Funeral Date: 17th November 2020

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TURNER, Betty

Peacefully in Kowhainui Rest Home on 8th November 2020.

Much loved wife of the late Basil. Treasured Mum of Chris and Helen, Neville and Anne, Cindy and John Maddox, and Lorraine and Robert. Special friend of Vickie, and Craig.

A loving Grandma of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Special thanks to the loving staff at Kowhainui for your special care of Mum.

At Betty’s request a family farewell has been held.

Passing Date: 8th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

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IOAKIMI; Peato Tafega

Unexpectedly but peacefully at Whanganui Hospital on Monday 9th November 2020, aged 58 years.

Dearly loved husband of Mere and much loved father of Esther, Serah, Ulua and Tai.

Treasured Grandad of Letoya.

Requiem Mass will be celebrated at St Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, York Street, on Saturday 14th November at 10.00am, to be followed by interment at the Aramoho Lawn Cemetery.

The family extend an invitation to join them for Rosary for Peato in the Church on Friday evening at 5.30pm.

Passing Date: 9th November 2020
Funeral Date: 14th November 2020

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BEAVEN, Constance Agnes (Con) (nee Brownlie)

Passed away peacefully at Summerset in Wanganui on Saturday 7th November 2020, aged 106 years & 7 months.

Dearly loved wife of the late Jack and much loved mother and mother in law of Ian & Jenni, Ray & Lynne, Janet & Tanna and Graham & Catherine. Loved Grandma of her 16 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

The family are grateful to all the staff at Summerset for the care they gave Con during her later years.

Friends and family are invited to a celebration of Con's life in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Saturday, 21st November 2020 at 2.00pm.

Passing Date: 7th November 2020
Funeral Date: 21st November 2020

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ROESTENBURG: Melchior

Born in the Netherlands on 12th August 1937.
Loved son of the late Maria and Martinus Roestenburg.
Dearly loved husband of Christine and loved father of Donna and Michael, and John and Amanda.
Treasured Papa of Kylie and Richard, Aaron; Ruby, and Zara and the Turner whanau.

Great Papa of Liam and Katie. Best mates with Marty the dog.
Mel was cared for by the great team at Lady Joy Rest Home where he passed away on 4th November 2020.
In accordance with Mel’s wishes a private family service has been held.

Passing Date: 4th November 2020
Funeral Date: Private Service Held

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MACGREGOR, Margaret Rose

Peacefully at New Vista Rest Home on 5th November 2020, in her 85th year.

Dearly loved wife of the late Gregor. Loved Mum of Graham and Jackie, Ian, and Susan Leslie and Brent Harrison.

Loved Nana of James, Kimberly, Abby, Bonnie, and Eva, and her 5 great grandchildren.

Loved sister of the late Max, Freda, and Maurice.

In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice Whanganui would be appreciated and may be placed in the Church Foyer or sent C/- PO Box 7102.

Special thanks to the team at New Vista for their loving care of Margaret.

A service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held in St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Guyton Street, Wanganui on Wednesday 11th November 2020 at 11.00am.

Passing Date: 5th November 2020
Funeral Date: 11th November 2020

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