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Death Notices

COTTLE, Dolly Beatrice on 12 October 2018 at Te Whanau Rest Home, Levin aged 97 years.
Dearly loved wife of the late Ron.
Loved mother and mother in law of Gail and Richard, Carol and Peter, Robin and Sue, Brian and Liz.
Nana to Paul, Danny, Michelle, Jonele, Jodi, Ryan, Chelsea, Rachelle, Celeste, Paula, Vonnie (dec.), Hanna and great Nana to Caleb,  Ari, Elise, Cody, Connor, Bonnie, Lochie, Gus, Coco, Maurice, Billie, Molly and Mason.
A celebration of Dolly and Ron’s lives will be held at The Salvation Army Worship and Community Centre, Durham Street, Levin on Wednesday 24 October at 1pm followed by burial at The Avenue Cemetery, Levin.

 


COTTLE, Ronald Charles (Ron) on 15 October 2018 at Te Whanau Rest Home, Levin aged 97 years.

Dearly loved husband of the late Dolly.
Loved father and father in law of Gail and Richard, Carol and Peter, Robin and Sue, Brian and Liz.
Grandad to Paul, Danny, Michelle, Jonele, Jodi, Ryan, Chelsea, Rachelle, Celeste, Paula, Vonnie (dec.), Hanna and great Grandad to Caleb,  Ari, Elise, Cody, Connor, Bonnie, Lochie, Gus, Coco, Maurice, Billie, Molly and Mason.
A celebration of Ron and Dolly’s lives will be held at The Salvation Army Worship and Community Centre, Durham Street, Levin on Wednesday 24 October at 1pm followed by burial at The Avenue Cemetery, Levin.

 



AIRLIE, Justin Mark of Otaki
On 12 October 2018, as a result of an accident. Aged 29 years.
Amazing husband of Courtney and wonderful father of Jaxon.
Loving son of Tracey and son in law of Colin and Bonnie Wooller.
Loving brother to Shari, Mike, Beck, Deano, and Kane and all his extended family.
A celebration of Justin’s life will be held at Rangiatea Church, Te Rauparaha Street, Otaki on Thursday October 18, at 11am, followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium.


WOOD, Gregory Martin
Aged 57 years. Passed suddenly.
Loving partner of Kirsten.
Loved father of Terri and Nita, Rina and loving Grandad of Aliyah and Jaxson.
‘Always in our hearts’ from the Gardiner Whanau.
A service for Gregory will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Friday 12 October at 11am followed by private cremation.


TOY, Raymond John of Foxton
Passed away peacefully at home on 8 October 2018. Beloved husband of Heather.
Loved brother of the late Trevor, and Gyda, Jean, and the late Bill Herdman, Colin and Annette, Shirley and the late Russell Cox, Neville and Cath, and cousin to Maureen and Stuart Jackson. Loved brother in law of the late John, and Elizabeth, Peter, Garry and Geraldine.
A celebration of Ray’s life will be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Johnston Street, Foxton on Friday 12 October at 1pm, followed by burial at Foxton Cemetery.

 


LEWER, Allen Harry Francis of Levin.
After a short illness, with his family at his side, aged 80 years.
Beloved husband and friend of Ngaire for 56 years.
Loved father of Brett (dec.), Samantha and Sheridan.
In accordance with Allen’s wishes a private service has been held.

 


SHORT, Olive of Palmerston North (formerly of Foxton). On 2 October 2018 aged 95 years.
Dearly love wife of the late Brian.
Much loved mother of Tracy (Levin) and Marie Fraser (Taupo).
A sadly missed Nana.
In accordance with Olive’s wishes, a private cremation has been held.


Benge Margaret (Rita) (nee Dougan)
On 2 October after a short illness. Cherished by Ivan for over 66 years. Mother and mother in law  of Geoff and Janet,  John and Debbie and Robert and Katrina. Grandmother of Lito, Shannon, Laura, Natalie, Kathryn, Danny and Jessamy and great grandmother of 5. A memorial service will be held at the Manawatu Marine Boating Club, 50 Hartley St, Foxton Beach on Thursday 18 October at 1.30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North would be appreciated.


WILLIAMS, Gladys Mary (Tatham) nee Benge
Born 23 June 1932 - Died 5 October 2018.
In loving memory of our Mum.  Loved by her sons Terry, Lance, Warren, and Royce and her extended whanau.
A memorial service for Gladys will be held at Harvey's Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Monday 8 October a 11am
Messages c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.


BEVAN, Enid Dawn  of Manakau
Died suddenly on Wednesday 3 October 2018.  Aged 80 years.  Dearly loved daughter of  Norman and Lydia Bevan ( both dec) Loved sister of Connie (dec) and Noel (dec) Beryl (dec) and Charlie (dec) Butch (dec) and Piki.  Much Loved Aunty of her nieces and nephews and extended family.
A service for Enid will be held on Friday 5 October  at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin at 11am, followed by private cremation.

BURR, Edward (Ted) of Otaki Beach.
Peacefully at Arohanui Hospice on Monday, 1st October 2018, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Josie. Loved Dad of Jacqui and Stephen. Grandad of Julian, Alex, Charlotte, & Elliot.
A service for Ted is being held  at  Harvey's Chapel, 14 Rangatira Street, Otaki, Thursday 4th October at 11. am  followed by the cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.
 



BOOTH, Sylvia Frances of Levin.
Peacefully on Monday 1st October 2018 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 78 years.
Dearly loved wife of Carlo.
Loved mother and mother in law of Miltyn and Betsy, Erina and Roger, Ivan and April, Michelle and Paul.
Loved Nana of all her grand and great grandchildren.
A service for Sylvia will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin Wednesday 3 October at 2pm followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.
Messages please to the Booth family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin.


ROSE, David (Tubby) of Levin. On 30 September 2018 at Palmerston North Hospital. Aged 68 years.
Loving husband of Jenny (nee Scoringe).
Proud Dad of Vicky, Steven and Katrina, Lesley and Jason and super Grumpy to Jennesia and Amon, Gracyn, Callum, Brock, Cooper, Jessie and Myana, and best friend of Smokey.
Big little brother of Colin, Bernard and Janice (dec.), Lynette and John, Pauline and Colin.
A loved uncle Dave to all his nieces and nephews.
Dave (Tubby) will lie at his home, 12 Ross Street, Levin followed by a service at The Salvation Army Worship and Community Centre (old Cappers Depot), Durham Street, Levin on Friday 5 October at 11.30am followed by private cremation.

 
FOXTON, Mary Gwen (Molly) of Levin. On Sunday 30 September 2018 peacefully at Masonic Village, Levin, surrounded by her family.
Dearly loved wife of the late Gerry. Mother and mother in law of Sharyn and Willy James, Marie and Tom Jamison, Julie and Laurie Siegert, Kerry and the late John Wollerman.
Dearly loved and remembered by her eleven grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
A private service for Molly has been held. Messages please to the Foxton family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin, 5510.

 

HARLOCK, John Richard (Jack) of Levin
On 29 September 2018 at Horowhenua Health Centre, Levin, aged 82 years.
Much loved husband of Janet. Loved father and father in law of Raewyn and Malcolm (Sydney) Pauline and Phil Giles (Palmerston North). Much loved Grandad of Ryan, and Livvy. Grateful thanks to all the staff at Ward 27 Palmerston North Hospital and Star 4, Levin for your care and support.
A celebration of Jack’s life will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Wednesday 3 October at 11am followed by private cremation. Messages c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.


WILLIAMS, Joseph Thomas (Jodabro) 16/9/1999 - 23/9/2018
Much loved son of Wendy Tautari and Thomas Williams. Stepson of Kawiti.
Dearly loved brother of Michael, Samantha and T.J., Phoebe-Rose, Jodi, Anthony, Aiden, Stalone, Edward, Peter and the late Grant.
Adored uncle of Teariki Charles and friend to many.
Beloved grandson of Julia and Mervyn Petersen, Irene Boyd and Brian Wehipeihana (dec.).
“Love you fovever - forever in my heart - fly free. Until we meet again.”
A funeral service will be held at Horowhenua College Hall, Weraroa Road, Levin on Thursday 27 September at 1pm, followed by a burial at The Avenue Cemetery, Levin.


TUNOHO, Mervyn John Hone (Kote) passed away peacefully on Monday, 17th September 2018 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 75 years.
Dearly loved husband of Una. Loved father of Karina. Loved brother, brother in law and uncle to all his Whanau.
According to his wishes, a service for Kote has been held.

TAYLOR, Gilbert (Gilby) Charles passed away peacefully at the Levin Home for War Veterans on September 17, 2018. Dearly loved Dad of Natalie, Heidi, Ben and Joanna. Much cared for ex-husband of Alena Wedlock. Much loved Grandad of Kahn, Maddie and Zion. Much loved father-in-law to Mauricio, Tammy and Dion. Loved brother of Neale, David, Earline, Leonie and Jenny. Much loved Uncle to his nieces and nephews.
Dad loved his family and friends and dedicated his life to giving and connecting to them. Dad loved Jesus and His word. Deeply missed but Dad is at peace in heaven after a long illness and a brave fight to the end.  The Hope Centre, Kent Street, Levin on Friday 21st September at 1pm.  Much thanks to the War Vets staff who were exceptional. 

 

FRANKLAND, Mary  Peacefully at Levin on 10 September 2018 aged 85 years.
Survived by her sons John and Oliver.
In accordance with Mary’s wishes a private service has been held at  The Avenue Cemetery, Levin.


BROWN, William James passed away 10 September 2018 after a short illness.
Loving husband of Monica Miria (nee Bluett).
William’s funeral was held on Wednesday 12 September followed by private cremation.

 


MONK, Enid (nee Stevens) of Levin. Ex WAAF 1672.
on 10 September 2018 (peacefully) at Reevedon Home, Levin aged 101 years.
Dearly loved wife and soulmate of the late Bob Monk.
Much loved Mum and mother in law of Sue and Allan McDonald (Auckland), and Helen and David Cole (Moutoa).
Loved Granny of Duncan and Renee, Anita and Alistair, Cameron and Lisa; and Hannah and Steve.
Proud Great Granny of Tyler, Carter, Lewis, Charlotte and one as yet unborn.
Grateful thanks to the staff of Reevedon Home for their wonderful care of Enid during the past 2 years.
In accordance with Enid’s wishes, a celebration of her life was held at her 100th birthday party last year. Having lived over a century, Enid happily blew out her candles in the loving presence of her family and friends. This is now being followed by a private cremation. Messages to the Monk family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.


CONNELL, Ian
On Monday 3 September 2018 , Ian passed away peacefully at Levin Home for War Veterans, aged 74.
Loved mate of Jenna. Loved father of Nikki, Sean, Jared, and Angie and a loved grandfather. Loved brother of Ron and Maureen (dec.)
Thank you to the staff and caregivers at War Vets for their special care. In accordance with Ian’s wishes a private cremation has been held.

 


PICKEN, Kenneth James ‘Ken’  of Otaki: born in Dundee 27 November 1929 passed away peacefully at Summerset By The Ranges, Levin on Thursday 6 September 2018 aged 88 years.Dearly loved husband of Stella.Loved father and father in law of Cliff, Tracy, Kerry and Leslie, Raewyn and Paul and stepfather of Linda, and the late Sarah Gallagher.  Loved Pop of all his grand and great grandchildren.Thanks to all the staff of Summerset for their dedicated care of Ken.Messages please to Picken family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.
A service for Ken will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Tuesday 11 September at 2pm,followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.


BROUGH, Noel William  of Levin on 5 September 2018 at Palmerston North Hospital aged 85 years.
Loved husband of the late Jean.
Much loved father and father in law of Steven and Nancy (Christchurch), Linda (dec) and Steve Simmons (Foxton).
Loving Grandad of Corrie and Stacey, Emily and Sylvia and great Grandad of Charlie and Mila.
Loving brother and brother in law of John and Eta, and of the late Pam and Ray Aickin,  Rosalie and Robert Wylie, Jim (dec) and Alice Stilwell.
A celebration of Noel’s life will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Monday 10 September at 2pm followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.


Chadwick, Tracie Ngaria.
Passed away on the 2nd of September 2018 at age 58.
Daughter of Rangimatarina & Charles Chadwick.
Partner of Paora Sands. Mother of Marley, Dakota, Fahrian, T’ulk, Ariana, Taffia and Ariki. Sister of Darrell (Deceased) & James, Rowena & Charles, Wiki (Deceased) & Wi & Mahina. Aunty to many, Grandmother of many more and special friend to Rachel, Brenda & Jenny. Tracie is laying at Poutu Marae. Service will be held at Poutu Marae, Foxton- Shannon Rd on Thursday 6th September at 11am.
Rere atu e te manu mâtârae ki tua o te arai, e oki e moe.


SIM, Beverley Anne (nee Canton) on 2 September 2018.
The family wish to announce that Bev has joined Neil (Simie) and that they are now at peace together. Bev was the awesome Mum of Nicky, Gary and Claire. Also loving Grandma of Daniel, Corey and Bec and Great Nana to Lily and Cody.
The family will be honouring Bev’s wishes with a private farewell.
Messages please to the Sim family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.


Jocelyn Page aka Ta, Joss, Little Mum, Nan and Super Maori Lady
Dearly loved mother, nan, sister, aunt and friend. Passed away at home (in Levin), aged 66, on 31 August 2018. Amazing cook and baker who loved bringing people together and taking care of her whanau and friends. She loved getting in her car and travelling to see those she cherished. She’d often drive up and down the countryside to pick up and drop people off at family gatherings. She also loved playing the guitar and singing. Her love for doing the washing and her perfect folding was an unrivalled skill.
Known for her generosity, spirit (and sometimes fiery temper) she was always there when you needed her. Always in our heart and memories, you’ll be dearly missed. Rest in peace, xxx .
Service at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin, on Wednesday 5 September at 11 am, followed by refreshments, music and stories.


NORRIS, Maureen Ellen (formerly Leddy, Nee McCarthy) On Wednesday 29th August 2018 at Unit One, Horowhenua Masonic Village, Levin. Dearly loved second wife of Ralph. Mother and mother-in-law of Mark and Carolynne Leddy, Graham and Diane Leddy, Marion Leddy, Kate Bourne, and Andrew Leddy (all of Australia), Brendan and Lucy (Auckland). Loved Grandmother and Great Grandmother of her 18 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
A service for Maureen will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Wednesday 5th September at 2.00pm. Messages please to Norris family C/- 284 Oxford Street Levin 5510.
A very special thank you to all nursing staff and care givers at unit 1, Masonic Village.

 
HEATH, Vera (nee Butt) Passed away peacefully on Thursday 30 August 2018 at Te Whanau Care Home, Levin aged 98 years.
Love wife of the late Les.
Loved mother of Robert and Lynn (Feilding) and Verdon. Grandmother of Bronwyn and Nathan, Andrew and Leigh (Adelaide), Naomi and Zach (Wellington). Great grandmother to Jonathan, Caleb, Hannah and Audrey.
Many thanks to Star 4, Horowhenua Health Centre and Te Whanau for their support.
A service for Vera will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Friday 7 September at 1.30pm followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.
Messages please to the Heath Family, c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.

 
HAYES MAXWELL GARTH: 69 years. Died at home in Levin 27 August 2018 Husband to the late Shirley, Brother of Trevor, Grant and Wal. Father of Lee-Ann Dale Tracy and Glenn and Father in law to Ockie Jannie Monique and Helen. Beloved Grandad of Sammy, Angie, Lauren, Ethan, Noah and Jock. Max will be laid to rest Saturday 1 Sept. at 11am at Harvey Bowler, 284 Oxford Street, Levin.
 

HILLS, Lois Dorothy Of Shannon. Peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital on Monday 27th August 2018, aged 70 years. Loved Mum of Tena and Brent, and Darren. Loved Nana of Isaac and Samuel.
A service Lois will be held at The Venerable Bede Anglican Church, 34 Stout Street, Shannon, on Friday 31 August at 1:30pm followed by the cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin. Messages please to Hills family C/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510


MOYES, Jill (nee Vickerstaff) on 24 August 2018, aged 87 years.
Dearly loved wife of the late David.
Much loved mother and mother in law of Daryl, Veriene and Allan Ruru, Karen and Kevin Pike, Glenda Spicer, and Judith Griffen.
Loving Nana to Kylie, Charmine, Rochelle, Aaran, Cody, Dylan, Acacia, and Corbin.
Great Nana to Iarna, Grayson, Ben, Nashaina, Denver, Bowie, and Mischa.
Many thanks to Masonic Medical, Dr Van de Vyver, and St John’s for their care and support given.
In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left at the service.
A celebration of Jill’s life will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Wednesday 29 August at 2pm followed by private cremation.

 


INWOOD, Robert William (Bob)of Otaki. Peacefully at home on Friday 24th August 2018, aged 83 years. Dearly loved Husband of Starr. Much loved Dad of Gavin, & Michael. Loving Grandad of Roxann, Jared, Reed, Holley, & Lace. Messages please to Inwood family C/- 284 Oxford Street Levin 5510.
A Service for Bob will be held at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 29 Parata St, Waikanae on Thursday August 30th, at 11:00 am, followed by the cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.


CHEN, Gui Ying  of Levin on 21 August 2018 at Palmerston North Hospital aged 72 years.
Loving husband of Bo Liang Zhou.
Loved father and father in law of Yi Neng Zhou and Joyce Sue, Xiaogin Zhou and Liezhao Xu.
Loving Grandma of Diana, Joanna, Nicholas,and  Junpeng.
A service for Gui Ying will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Monday 27 August at 10.30am followed by burial at The Avenue Lawn Cemetery, Levin.


BURR, Arthur Michael ​(Mike)
Formerly from Foxton. On 21 August 2018 at Wimbledon Villa Feilding, aged 75 years.
Loved husband of the late Elaine. Loving father and friend of Rodney and Jo.
Much loved grandad of Jacob, Vinny, Reid and the late Noah.
Loved brother of Doug, Henry and Pat.
A service for Mike will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Saturday August 25 at 10.30am followed by burial at The Avenue Cemetery, Levin.


LEPPER, Jane Allison of Levin.
on 15 August 2018 aged 65 years.
Loved daughter of the late Delva and Ashley Lepper.
Loved sister of Alan.
Many thanks to NZ Care staff for their care of Jane.
A service for Jane has been held.

 


BURNELL, Betty Luxton Passed away peacefully on Saturday 18/8/18, aged 90 years. Dearly loved wife for 61 years of James (Jim). Loved mother and mother-in-law of John, Linda, and Stephen. Grandmother of Ryan and Shaun. The family would like to thank all the staff at Horowhenua Masonic Village for their care of Betty. Messages please to Burnell family c/- 284 Oxford Street Levin 5510.
A service for Betty will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin, on Thursday 23 August, at 2.00pm, followed by private cremation.


GIBSON, Sharon Taratoa at her home on 17 August 2018 aged 63 years.
Loved wife of Harold.
Loved mother of the late John Marino. Beloved sister of Lorna, Lorraine, Michael, Rick and the late Joseph, Paul and Shane and their families, and all her extended family.
Loved Nan of Shayleigh and great Nana of Koda and Kahn.
Sharon will lie at Wehi Wehi Marae, State Highway 1, Manakau. Her service will be held at the Marae on Monday 20 August at 11am followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.


CALLAGHAN, Raymond Robert (Ray) of Otaki.
Peacefully at Star 4, Horowhenua Health Centre on Tuesday 14 August 2018 aged 91 years.
Loved husband of the late Jean.
Father of Arthur and stepfather of Graham, Edgar, and Pam and their families. Messages please to Callaghan family c/- 284 Oxford Street, Levin 5510.
A service for Ray will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Friday 17 August at 10.30am followed by private cremation at Horowhenua Crematorium, Levin.



NUA, Semi  of Otaki
On 9 August 2018 at Horowhenua Health Centre, Levin.  Aged 67 years.
Dearly loved Darling of Christina.  Loved youngest son of Toeutu and Aitofi Nua of Lalomanu, Samoa.
Loving father and Koro to moko’s and extended whanau.
A celebration of Semi’s life will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 14 Rangatira Street, Otaki on Saturday 11 August at 11am followed by burial at Otaki Lawn Cemetery, Otaki.




TAYLOR, Spiller (Ian) of Levin. Peacefully on 8 August 2018 at his home, aged 79 years.
Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Val.
Loved father and father in law of Stephen and Deborah, Raymond and Miki. Loved Grandy of Hayley, Blake, Zack and Kate. Loved brother of Ngaire Dow.
A tribute for Spiller may be placed on his page on www.tributes.co.nz.

A celebration of Spiller’s life will be held at The Salvation Army Community and Worship Centre, Durham Street, Levin on Monday 13 August at 2pm, followed by private cremation.In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice would be appreciated and may be left at the service.


WHITE, Jon Bertram passed away peacefully on 5 August 2018.
Much loved husband, father,father in law and Poppa to Jocelyn, Brendyn, Sherryn, Leith and Rhys. Fiona, Dave, Katey and Jack, David, Tracey, Andy, Michelle, Richmond and Olivia.
Special thanks to the staff at Madison Resthome for all their care.
A service for Jon will be held at Harvey’s Chapel, 284 Oxford Street, Levin on Thursday 9 August at 2pm followed by private cremation.

 


 

 
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