Passed away after a courageous battle with Dementia at 5am Sunday 7th February 2021, in her 83rd year.
Dearly loved wife of Johnny for 63 years.
Much loved mum of Leslee. Adored Tawa of her 4 grandchildren, Fleur, Adam, John, and Paul.
And great grandies, Amelia, Kostin, Jolie, Jorja, Abi, Ruby, and another ready to pop out.
And great great Tawa to precious Marcel.
Our family wish to express our sincere thanks to Ngaitahu Whanau for making the trip in these difficult times.
Thank you to everyone for all the cards, messages and kai, please accept this as a personal acknowledgement.
Special mention to Trish Russell for all the hours she spent comforting Rawinia in her not so good moments.
Also Fleur and Leslee, I would never have got through it without their aroha.
In accordance with Rawinia’s wishes a Private Family Farewell has been held.