Obituaries

Frederick Joseph Middleton

05/02/1950 - 05/02/2024
MIDDLETON, Frederick Joseph - On 5 February 2024, passed away peacefully at Radius Hawthorne, Christchurch, aged 74 years. Much loved husband of Denise Bone-Middleton, loved and caring dad of Rick and Dean, treasured grandad and great-grandad of his ...
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Ann Fairles Castelow

08/03/1935 - 09/02/2024
CASTELOW, Ann Fairles (nee Morton, Port Kembla N.S.W) On Friday February 9, 2024, Christchurch. Only daughter of H.G & A.A Morton, dearly loved wife of Barry, and great Mum and best friend to Amy and Andrew Lindsey, Helen, and Stella and Tony ...
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Darilyn Quita Bright

24/04/1948 - 12/01/2024
REDDOCK, Hazel Margaret (nee Prue): Passed away peacefully in her 97th year on February 7, 2024, at Burlington Village Care Centre. Much loved wife of John Murray Reddock (deceased), and loved mum and mother-in-law of Murray and Bill, Peter (deceased...
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Hazel Margaret Reddock

15/05/1927 - 07/02/2024
REDDOCK, Hazel Margaret (nee Prue): Passed away peacefully in her 97th year on February 7, 2024, at Burlington Village Care Centre. Much loved wife of John Murray Reddock (deceased), and loved mum and mother-in-law of Murray and Bill, Peter (deceased...
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John W Alfeld

30/06/1936 - 28/11/2023
ALFELD, John William  – Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 28 November, 2023, at Christchurch Hospital, in his 88th year.  Dearly loved husband of the late Carol.   Much loved and caring father and father-in-law of Peter and Jude, Carolyn and P...
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David Narain

31/07/1943 - 29/11/2023
NARAIN, David (Dave): Surrounded by love, Dave left us on 29 November 2023, at Christchurch Hospital. A vibrant soul at 80, he leaves behind a legacy of 57 years of love with Margaret. Greg and Sonya were blessed to call him Dad, and a cherished fat...
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Suzanne M Ridgen

14/09/1934 - 04/12/2023
RIDGEN, Suzanne Mary (Sue): passed away peacefully on Monday, 4 December, 2023, at home, surrounded by her family, in her 90th year.  Dearly loved wife of Ross, loved mother and mother-in-law of Tim and Anna, Penny and Jack, and Annabel and Allan....
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Alan S Roberts

03/06/1953 - 08/12/2023
ROBERTS, Alan Stuart: passed away on Friday, 8 December, 2023, at Burlington Village, aged 70 years. Loving husband of Sue, very proud father and father-in-law of Andrew and Ploy, and Tony and Danielle, Pop to Olivia, beloved big brother of Jane and ...
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Gordon R Elcock

12/04/1932 - 11/12/2023
ELCOCK, Gordon Robert (Bob): Gordon passed away peacefully at the Parkstone Care Home on 11 December 2023, aged 91.   Gordon will be greatly missed by his children Christine, Kevin, Gordon, and Francine, and his many grand-children, and great-grand...
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Stephen J Carswell

10/09/1948 - 12/12/2023
CARSWELL, Stephen Jeffrey:  passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2023.   Loved partner of Trish Hamilton for 31 years.   In accordance with Stephen's wishes, a private cremation has been held....
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Robyn M.C Gosset

09/08/1930 - 28/11/2023
GOSSET, Robyn Margaret Couper (nee Jenkin) – Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at Christchurch Hospital on November 28, 2023, aged 93 years. Much loved wife of the late Hilgrove, and mother and mother in-law of George (deceased), Anna...
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Maria Emerentia Vlasveld

06/05/1937 - 12/12/2023
VLASVELD, Maria Emerentia (nee Nonkes) – passed away at Windsorcare Village on December 12, 2023, aged 86 years. Much loved and cherished daughter of the late Johanus and Johanna, treasured wife of Martin, devoted mother and mother in-law of Marty ...
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Craig Alexander Imlay

05/06/1960 - 08/12/2023
IMLAY, Craig Alexander: Craig passed away peacefully on Friday December 8, 2023, at Merivale Retirement Village, aged 63 years. His was a life well lived, and well loved. Craig was dearly loved as the eldest son of Robin Whittaker, and the late Linds...
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Avril Lorna Morrall

10/05/1951 - 19/11/2023
MORRALL Avril Lorna (nee Peart) 1951-2023: Avril left us peacefully on the 19th of November. During her final days she was surrounded by her loving family Andrew, Rachel, Michael, Sofia and Oliver; her sister Lesley and brother-in-law Temu. She broug...
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Beverley Elaine Wilson

15/12/1934 - 22/11/2023
WILSON, Beverley Elaine (Bev): Passed away peacefully on November 22, 2023, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald, treasured mum and mother-in-law of Ray, Graeme, Darryl, Glynis, Wendy and Andrew, loved grandma and ...
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Allan Norman Clucas

07/05/1945 - 23/10/2023
On Monday, October 23, 2023 passed away peacefully at Westmar Senior Centre Darfield, aged 78. Loved sparing partner of Anne. Dearly loved Dad and Father-in-law of Bevan, Craig, Nadine Clucas and Darryl Short, Adrianna and Luke Winstanley and Thomas ...
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Marlene Elizabeth Hazley-Jones

27/02/1936 - 31/10/2023
HAZLEY-JONES, Marlene Elizabeth: It is with great sadness that we announce Marlene passed away on October 31, 2023, aged 87 years. She will be sadly missed by Brent, Andrew, Andrea and John, and her five grandchildren. A private Funeral will be held....
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Nicola Helen Thomson

04/08/1978 - 06/11/2023
THOMSON, Nicola Helen (Smart): We are devastated to announce Nicola’s death on November 6, 2023, aged 49 years. Dearly loved mother of Lauren Smart, and Dylan Smart, dearly loved daughter and stepdaughter of Annette and Murray August, and Fenton an...
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Ronald D Syme

28/11/1934 - 07/11/2023
SYME, Ronald David (Ron):  Passed away on November 7, 2023, in his 89th year.  Much loved husband of the late Janet, "the centre of each other's life".  A proud father and father-in-law of Isobel, Brenda and Jason, and David and Stan.  A very spe...
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Stephanie Sheehan

27/11/1949 - 10/11/2023
SHEEHAN, Stephanie: Passed away in peace, on November 10, 2023.   A loved and loving mum, sister and aunty, and a wonderful friend of many.  With paints and brushes she rests in peace.   Messages may be addressed to The family of the late Steph...
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