Wing, Colin Thomas

Passed away at Waipuna Hospice on 29 April 2017 with family at his side. Adored and loved husband of Barbara. Loved and respected Father and father in law of Terry and Sarah, and Fiona and Kerry. Loving poppa of Michael, Libby, Rebecca, Theo and Hannah.... Read More

MILNE, Fay (nee McGee)

MILNE, Fay (nee McGee) Passed away on April 27, 2017 at Waipuna Hospice in her 81st year, after a courageous and determined fight. Dearly loved and devoted wife of the late Brian.  Loved Mother of Mark, Karen (deceased), Joanne (deceased),... Read More

TAYLOR, Valerie Margaret (nee Rowe)

TAYLOR, Valerie Margaret (nee Rowe)  Passed away peacefully April 30, 2017, aged 82. Dearly loved wife of Barry. Much loved mum of John and Sandy, Peter and Karen, and the late Carole. Much loved Gran and Great Gran to her seven grandchildren and... Read More

MCLEOD, Rachel Ngarui (nee Porter)

MCLEOD, Rachel Ngarui (nee Porter)  Passed away peacefully on Sunday April 30, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Only true love of Joseph McLeod. Darling mother and mother in law of Debrah and Manase, Jason and Amy. Truest honey bunch to all... Read More

HIRST, Williamina (Mina)

HIRST, Williamina (Mina). Passed away peacefully at Tauranga Hospital on 27th April 2017. Loved wife of the late Colin. Much loved mother of the late Andrew. Grandmother of Rhys, Sheena, Megan, Melissa, and Adam. Great grandmother of Paige and Phenix.... Read More

GLUBB: Peter Richard, Service No.835684

Peacefully at home on April 27, 2017 in his 75th year. Dearly loved husband of Thea. Much loved dad and father in law of Sarah and Pete, Richard and Susan, Kelly and Mike, Rachael and Phil, Daniel and Tracey. Much loved pop to his 16 grandchildren. Much... Read More

DE LAURIER, Robert Francis

(Young Robert) RNZAF Corporal 344665 Passed away peacefully on April 26, 2017, aged 79. Dearly loved husband of the late Joyce. Much loved dad, step dad, grandad and great grandad to Andre, Mark, Justine, Penni, Rob, Julie, Chris and their families.... Read More


Netherlands Army number 260928012. Jan passed away peacefully at Waipuna Hospice on Wednesday 28 April 2017, after a long illness, with his loving wife Marjorie at his side. Loving father of Marijke, Catherine and Karen and their partners Jim, Ross and... Read More

HUNT Lance Edward

Passed away peacefully on Monday 24 April 2017.  Loving Husband of Lorna Hunt, father and father-in-law to Dianne and Stuart, Garry and Leigh, and Raewyn.  Grandfather to Bevan and Kim, Debbie and Blain, Brendon and Laurina, Kylie and William. ... Read More

DAVIDSON, Tui Rose (nee Young)

Died peacefully at home in Katikati on 26th April 2017 in her 79th year. Dearly loved wife of Hamish, much loved Mum and mother in law of Ian and Kirsten, Malcom and Victoria, Alistair and Jyoti, much loved Grandma of Rhys, Eric, Anthea, Dillon and Rishi. A... Read More

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