WILLIAMS Dylan James (“D”)

On February 25th 2018, tragically in an accident while doing what he loved; aged 25 years. Dearly loved son of Snow and Gayle, and brother of Jacob and Talia, Marnie and Arun. Loved stepson of Val and stepbrother to Kerrie, George and Daniel. Precious... Read More

SINCLAIR, Winifred Nina (Win)

On February 21, 2018 peacefully after a short illness at Ultimate Care Oakland (Tauranga), aged 92 years.  Wife of the late James Dudley.  A loved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother.  “Rest in Peace”. ... Read More

MAHU, Ariana Eva-Clara

(Tragically taken 23rd February 2018) -  Devoted and forever cherished Mother of Te Reihana and Te Teira. Treasured daughter of Don Mahu and the late Clara Mahu. Loved sister to all the Taranaki and Tauranga whanau. Second Mum to all her nieces... Read More

SANDILANDS Julia Mere (nee Knapp)

Passed away peacefully at Athenree rest home Thursday 22 February 2018. Loving wife of the late Sandy Sandilands, mother and mother-in-law of Lindsay and Esther, Trevor and Sandra. Loving Grandmother to all her grandchildren.A service to celebrate Julia's... Read More

CARMICHAEL Enid (Alison)

On Thursday 22 February 2018 at Bethlehem Views Tauranga, aged 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Bruce. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Cheryl and Max, Leith and Bernie, Dawn and Steven. Teasured Grandma of her ten grandchildren and five great grandchildren.... Read More

GIBSON, Ngaire May

Peacefully in Te Puke on Thursday 22nd February 2018 aged 89 years.  Dearly loved wife of the late Bruce.  Much loved mother of Bill, Gordon, and Jeanette.  Treasured nana of Alan, Lynette, Grace and MacKenzie; Michael and Sabrina. ... Read More

DOWNIE, Alice Lena (nee Walmsley)

Our dearly loved mum left us peacefully on Thursday, 22nd February 2018 to join our dad, Arthur. “You are at peace now. Fly with the angels mum. You will be missed dearly by your family” At the family's request, a private farewell will... Read More

O’BRIEN: William Joseph (Bill)

12/1/1929 – 20/2/2018. Died peacefully at home. Loved husband of Pam and dad to Tim and Janet, Rex and Raewyn, Liam and Maria. Loved grandad and great grandad. Thanks to the Salvation Army and Vision West. A service for Bill will be held at St... Read More

KOELE, Johanna (Jo)

Passed away peacefully at Malyon House on Tuesday 20 February 2018 surrounded by her loving family, in her 89th year.  Dearly beloved wife of the late Egbert (Ep) Koele and much loved Mum and mum-in-law of Ann and Richard, John and Mariam, Richard... Read More

PALMER, Denise Robyn (Penny)

(nee Marshall) Passed away peacefully February 18th 2018, aged 69. Dearly loved mother of Reece. Much loved by her sisters Lee, Jann and their families. A service to celebrate Penny's life will be held at 11am on Friday, 23rd February at Olive... Read More



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