1970  -  1979   -  Miscellaneous  Newspapers  -   BMD

Oamaru Mail  -  23 August 1973  
Christchurch Press -  8 July 1977            Christchurch Star -  12 November 1977                     Christchurch Star  - 14 November 1977
Timaru Herald -  19 May 1978                Christchurch Press - 7 September 1978
                     Christchurch Press  -  23 October 1978

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The Oamaru Mail  -  23 August 1973
Birth  -  040
Due  -

Death  -  040
MacDONALD  -  Robert ---   on 22 August at Oamaru,  -- hus of Monica -----  father of ----    in his 60th year.
MELDRUM -  Winnifred Elsie,  on 23 August  at ---- Christchurch,    --- wife of  --- mother of ----

Engagement  -  040
SHERRIFF  -  PATERSON ------


The  Christchurch Press   -  8 July 1977
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Births  002
Courtier,   Cuthbertson,   Ford,   Hawes,  Hobbs,     Hole,  Lancaster,  Le Compte,   Moore,  
Parker,   Patu, -  Slade,   Williams.

Birthday Greetings  -  001
BANKS -  Miriam Ellen,  best wishes on your 90th birthday --------

Deaths  -  001
BARNES - Martha,  on 6 July at Christchurch, ---- wife of late Wilfred,  ---    Harewood Crematorium -----
BECKETT -  Dorothy May,  on 6 July at Wadely Rd, Ilam,   ---------

Deaths - 002
COLEMAN  - Agnes,  on 7 July at ---  wife of late Frederick ---
COX - Louis George,  of  -- Paraparaumu,  on 6 July ---   son of late George & Annie Cox,  brother of ----   in his 72nd year.
DASH -  Charles Ernest, on 5 July at Christchurch,  --hus of late Emily Maud,  ---- 

Deaths  -  001
DAVISON - Ivy Isobel,  on 7 July at Timaru ---  wife of late William Roy,  ---  for Salisbury Park Crematorium
DERRETT -  Renira Sybil,  on 7 July at -- Halswell,  -- wife of Raymond,  ----  
DUFF -  Amy Catherine,  on 5 July  at Christchurch,  -- wife of late John Richard,  --- Harewood Crematorium ----
GOURLEY - Amy Rose Victoria,  on 6 July at -- Temuka,   -- wife of late John, 
HALEY - Sylvia Marie,  of Akaroa,  at Christchurch,  --- wife of late William James ----  Akaroa Cemetery
HICKMOTT -  Sidney Walter,  ----   in his 85th year ----
HINCHCLIFF - Frank,  on 7 July at Christchurch, ---  hus. of Madge -----   
HORLEY - Violet Ethel,  on 6 July at Christchurch ---

Deaths  -  002
HUNTER - Anne,  on 7 July at Christchurch,  -- wife of Thomas Albert, -----  --- to the Waimari Cemetery ---
INGLE - Nancy Gifford,  (Parsons)  on 13 June at Melbourne, --- wife of Henry Dallas,  dau. of late Ethel & William Parsons,  (Rangiora)  ---
IVERSEN - Annie Florence,  ----  on 3 July at ---wife of late Chris,  -----  Harewood Crematorium.

Deaths  -   001
LOGAN -  Louise Boucaut,  on 7 July at Dunedin,  loved dau. of late Jim and May,  sister of ----
McKAY - Kate,  on 7 July at Ashburton,  -- wife of late William,  in her 95th year.  ----  Ashburton Cemetery.
MORTIAUX - Sebastiamus Maria,  on 7 July  ----   hus. of Margaretha ------   aged 52,  ---  Ruru Lawn Cemetery
MUGFORD - Robert Horace,  (Clarrie)  on 7 July at --- Sumner,  --hus. of Elsie --- Canterbury Crematorium --
NEILSEN - Mabel Evelyn,  on 7 July  at --  Blenheim,  -- wife of late Arthur,  ----
ROBINSON - Vanessa,  on 26 June at Christchurch,  baby dau. of Elaine & Eric,  ---  aged1  day.
SAWYER - Blanche Ameila,  on 6 July at -- Christchurch,  --wife of late Albert ---    Ruru Lawn Cemetery
SIMES -  Richard Francis,  on 6 July  at ---   hus. of late Ethel,  ----   in his 92nd year. 
STEVENS - Jean Fulbrook (nee McGregor)   on --- at Auckland,  wife of Graham,  ---- 
STUBBS - Julie Florence,  on 5 July at ---  wife of late Arthur,  in her 95th year ----  Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths  - 002
WAUGH -  Jessie Helen,  on 7 July at Timaru,  -- wife of Alan,  --  sister of James Robertson,  ----    in her 83rd year.
WILLIAMSON -  Adeline May,  on 7 July at ---  wife of late W.H.  ------  

Deaths  -  001
WOODHAM - Bernice Mary,  on 6 July at Christchurch --  dau. of Dorothy Connor,  -----
WOODHAM -  Bernice Mary --  daughter-in-law of late Hilda Mary (Nana Woodham)  -----

Funeral Notices  -  001
HAIGH -  Agnes ---  Waimari Cemetery --
JUST -  Maude Aurelia Miriam ---   Harewood crematorium ---
LINTON -  Maggie,    Ruru Lawn Cemetery ----
SUTHERLAND - Jeannie Reid,  ------   Canterbury Crematorium ----
WILDER -  Elvine Desmond Snow ---   Harewood Crematorium

In Memoriam  -  001
EDWARDS -  Clementina, ---- 8 July 197?  -----
HEYWOOD -  Sylvia Letitia,    8 July 1976 ---
MUIR -  Helen,  ---   7 July 1976 ---



Christchurch Star  -   Saturday 12 November 1977  - 
Births - 001
Afaro,  Cooper,  Cree,  Jones,  Plummer,  Ridden,  Veitch.

Deaths - 002
BETTERIDGE - Claude,  on 10 Nov. at --  son of late Sarah & George,  brother of -- 
BRAY - Linda,  on 12 Nov. at --  wife of late John. mother of --  age 83 ---
DUNN - John Henry Richard,  on 11 Nov. at --  hus. of late Cis,  father of --   brother of --   Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths - 002a
GLASS - Nina Charlotte,  on 12 Nov. at -- wife of late Cecil George,  mother of --  age 77 -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery .
HAMPTON - Gordon Henry,  on 11 Nov. at --  hus. of Ivy,  brother of --  Canterbury Crematorium --
HUTCHISON - Pamela Eve,  on 11 Nov. at Timaru,  dau. of Elbert & Nance Chalk, sister of -- age 37 --  Timaru Cemetery ---
KIRK - Arthur Charles Crockett, on 11 Nov. at   Waikato,  father of -- 
MERRIN - Ernest George Henry,  on 10 Nov. at --  hus. of Elizabeth,  stepfather of --  brother of --age 67 -- Canterbury Crematorium --
PHILLIPSON - Thelma Irene,  on 10 Nov. at --- wife of Thomas,  sister of --  age 66,  --
REID - Joan,  on 9 Nov. at --  wife of Ross,  mother of -- 

Deaths - 003
ROY - Robert Malcolm,  on 11 Nov. at --  hus. of Floss,  father of --  age 74 --
SHAND - John Ross,  on 11 Nov. at --- hus. of Nell,  father of --  Canterbury Crematorium --

In Memoriam -  004
BLACK - Philip Raphael,  on 13 Nov. 1973 --
FERGUSSON - Wainoni Doreen,  on 13 Nov. 1974 --
GREEN - Yvonne Valmai,  ---  on 12 Nov. 1976 ---
GROOM - Harry Spavin,  on 12 Nov. 1969 ---
JACKWAYS - Shirley,  on 13 Nov. 1976 --

In Memoriam -  005
JOHNSON - Christina,  on 13 Nov. 1976 ---
LEE - Margaret,  on 13 Nov. 1974 --
McINTOSH - Thomas Stark,  --- no date --
McNABB - Ross,  5 yrs ago --
MAYNARD - Vanessa Jane,  on 13 Nov. 1973 --
MILLARD - Annie Eileen,  on 13 Nov. 1975 ---
PAGE - Gladys Frances,  on 12 Nov. 1967 --   and John Jefferies, 25 Sept. 1956 -- 
PRINCE - Norman,  on 13 Nov. 1976 --
ROGERS - Ilene Gertrude,  on 12 Nov. 1975 --

In Memoriam -  006
SANDERS - Moira Margaret,  on 12 Nov. 1976 --
SIMPSON - Robert John,  4 yrs ago today --
SWARBRICK - Janette, --- on 13 Nov. 1973
TAYLOR - John,  on 12 Nov. 1955 -- 
TRETHEWAY - William Thomas,  on 13 Nov. 1976

In Memoriam - 
007
VOLLER
- Leonard Moyle,  on 12 Nov. 1972 ---
WEIR - (nee Forster)  Norah Lillian,  on 12 Nov. 1975 --

Weddings -  008
GIBSON - JEWELL - on 16 July 1977 at -- Ascension Island ---  Linda Christine, dau. of Mr W.J.Jewell,  & late Mrs Jewell, Timaru  to
                        Robert Clinton, son of Mrs R. Gibson, Virginia, USA.  with photo ---
WAKELIN - EALHAM - on 13 Nov. 1937   at --  Enid Maude,  dau. of late Mr & Mrs J.Eatham  to John Berkeley, son of late Mr & Mrs J.Wakelin ---


 

Christchurch Star
-
  Monday 14 November 1977

Births - 001
Acland,  Halling,  Liddell,  McDonald,  Miller,  Moore,  Paynter,  Pow,  Reinfelds,  Ridden,  Riddle,  Scott,  Senior,  Tylee-Porter,  Walker,  Williams,  Wilson,  Young.

Deaths - 002
ADAMS - James Angus,  on 13 Nov. at --  son of Margaret & late edwin,  brother of --  age 23 --  Canterbury Crematorium --
BAILEY - William Walter, on 12 Nov. at --  Auckland,  son of late Caroline & Charles,  age 78 --  (Reg. no. 427667, 2/NZEF)  Waikumete Crematorium ----
BARNETT - Frederick John Hawkins,  on 11 Nov. at ---  Nelson,  brother of --  age 72  --
BARRITT - Mildred Mabel,  on 11 Nov. at -- wife of late Ernest Joseph,  mother of --  age 63 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery ---
BLAIR - Hamish Stuart,  on 13 Nov. at Geraldine,  son of Jean & Bob,  brother of -- age 3 and half.

Deaths - 003
BOON - James Keith,  on 11 Nov. at -- hus. of late Lizzie,  father of --  brother of --age 71 --  Ellesmere Public Cemetery ---
BRAY - Linda,  on 12 Nov. at --  wife of late John,  mother of --  age 83 ---
BRUCE - Mary Edna,  on 12 Nov. at --  Dunedin,  wife of Harry,  mother of -- sister of --  age 81 --
CAVE - Dennis Cyril,  on 13 Nov. at --  hus. of late Anne Bernadette,  father of --  Memorial Park Cemetery ---
CAVE - Dennis Cyril,  son of John Edmond and late Katherine,  brother of -- 
COOPER - Benjamin Andrew,  on 13 Nov. at --  inf. son of Marilyn & Philip, age 2 days.
CUMMINGS - Joan Helen,  on 13 Nov. at --  wife of Cliff,  mother of --  Lawrence Cemetery --

Deaths - 004
DUNN - John Henry Richard, on 11 Nov. at --  hus. of late Cis,  father of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
FIECKEN - Lillian Rae, on 12 Nov. at -- wife of Fritz William,  mother of -- 
GLASS - Nina Charlotte,  on 12 Nov. at --  wife of late Cecil George,  mother of -- age 77 --Ruru Lawn Cemetery ---
HAMPTON - Gordon Henry,  on 11 Nov. at --Templeton, hus. of Ivy,  Canterbury Crematorium ---
HARPUR - Eileen Grace,  on 13 Nov. at -- wife of Prosper Butler,  mother of --  age 77 -- 

Deaths - 005
McHUGH - Thomas Martin,  on 12 Nov. at -- Blenheim,  hus. of late Ethel Sophia,  father of --   age 79 --  Omaka Cemetery --
MERRIN - Ernest George Henry,  on 10 Nov. at -- hus. of Elizabeth,  stepfather of --  age 67 --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
MULROONEY - Ronald John,  on 13 Nov. at --- hus. of Pat, father of --  age 53 --  Waimari Cemetery ---
ORMOND - Arthur Richard,  on 12 Nov. at -- Culverden,  hus. of Jenny,  father of --
PHILLIPSON - Thelma irene,  on 10 Nov. at --  wife of Thomas,  sister of -- age 66  --- Ruru Lawn Cemetery
RICKERBY - Ernest James,  on 12 Nov. at --  hus. of late Agnes,  father of --  age 91 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery

Deaths - 006
ROY
- Robert Malcolm,  on 11 Nov. at --  hus. of Floss,  father of --  brother of --  age 74 --
SHAND - John Ross,  on 11 Nov. at -- hus. of Nell,  father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
SMITH - Eileen Elizabeth,  on 12 Nov. at --  wife of Jim,  mother of --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery (12 notices)

Deaths - 007
Te TAU - Wikiteria Pena,  on 13 Nov. at -- Dunedin,  wife of late Dick,  mother of --  Huiterangiora Church and Cemetery
WARMAN - William Charles,  on 13 Nov. at -- hus. of late Margaret,  father of --  age 82 --  Andersons Bay Crematorium --
YOUNG - Nancy Amelia,  on 12 Nov. at -- wife of Thomas James, mother of --  Balclutha Lawn Cemetery --
YOUNG - Nancy Amelia,  dau. of Edward & late Elsie Phillips, Rangiora.

In Memoriam - 008
BLACK - Philip Raphael,  on 14 Nov. 1973 --  (3 notices)
BRADBURN - Francis Joseph,  on 14 Nov. 1976 --
HAYES - Mary, on 14 Nov. 1970,  and Walter, on 20 May 1974 --
O'MALLEY - Monica,  one year today,  accidentally killed.

Wedding Anniversary - 009
WRIGHT - MORSE -  on 14 Nov. 1922,  Annie Winnifred Morse  to Norman Peter Wright, Ashburton.
Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
29 June 2014


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The Timaru Herald29 May 1978   -  
Births 001
Edge,   Hooper.

Deaths  - 
001
HENDERSON -  Mary Grace,  on 18 May at ----  Timaru,  -- wife of late Andrew William,   -----   Salisbury Park Crematorium --
O'LEARY - John Patrick,  on 27 May at Christchurch, --  hus of Bettina,  Timaru,  --------  Timaru Cemetery
PECK - Lawrence Ivory,  on 26 May,  at Waimate,  --  hus of late Bessie,  ---------  for the Waimate Cemetery

In Memoriam  - 
001
CHAMBERLAIN - Brian John,  died 29 May 1977

Beverley Evans
Christchurch  NZ
14 January 2011



Christchurch Press -  Thursday 7 September 1978
Births - 001
Al Ayache,  Buckley,  Burrell,  Connell,  Davidson,  Debenham,  Devine,  Fuller,  Johnson,  Lankow,  Manson,  Ralfe,  Reid,  Rickard,  Rutherford,  Tideman.

Deaths -  002
ANDREW - Alice Campbell,  on 6 Sept. at --  wife of late Charles,  -----
AUSTING - George Stuart,  on 4 Sept. at --  hus. of Daphne,  father of --  (5 notices)
CARR - William Bartholomew, on 6 Sept. at -- son of Thomas & late Kathleen  brother of --  age 38 --
DONALD - Alice Maud,  on 5 Sept. at --  wife of late William Lionel,  mother of -- Canterbury Crematorium --

Deaths - 003
DOYLE - Gordon James, on 6 Sept. at --  hus. of Irene,  father of --  age 71 --  Memorial Park Cemetery --
EDMONDSON - Rona Kathleen,  on 6 Sept. at --  wife of late Herbert,  mother of -- age 76 ---
FAIRHALL - Violet,  on 6 Sept. at Greymouth,  dau. of late William & Mary,  sister of --  Karoro Cemetery --
FORBES - Rachel,  on 5 Sept. at --wife of late Charles James,  mother of --  age 86 --
HARDIE - Margaret Elizabeth,  on 6 Sept. at -- sister of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
LEPPER - Leonard Henry William,  on 6 Sept. at -- hus. of Elsie,  father of --  age 66 --Canterbury Crematorium --

Deaths - 004
McGRATH - Mavis Eliza maria,  on 4 Sept. at -- Oxford,  wife of late Desmond Gordon,  mother of --  Oxford Cemetery --
MATHIESON - Albert,  on 5 Sept. at Hokitika,  son of late Jim & Ann,  brother of --  age 60 -- Karoro Cemetery --
NEWBURY - Eileen veronica,  on 5 Sept. at --  mother of -- 
SCOTT - Alan Flinders,  on 6 Sept. at -- hus. of late Joyce,  father of -- 
SMITH - Ann,  on 5 Sept. at --  wife of Edwin,  mother of --    Harewood Crematorium ---
STEVENS - Noel Murchie,  on 6 Sept. at --  hus. of Mabel,  father of -- age 60 --  (2/NZEF Reg. no 24794) Canterbury Crematorium -
STIGLEY - Beatrice May,  on 5 Sept. at -- wife of late Cecil,  mother of --  age 73 --  Canterbury Crematorium -

Deaths - 005
VAUGHAN - Eric Claude,  on 5 Sept. at --  hus. of Beryl,  father of --  -  Harewood Crematorium --
WILLIAMS - Flora,  on 6 Sept. at --  wife of Howard,  mother of --  Orowaiti Cemetery, Westport.

In Memoriam -  006
CLOSS - Marjorie,  on 6 Sept. 5 yrs ago --
EDER - Marion, one year ago today ---
HIBBS - Edwin Henry,  on 7 Sept. 1972 --
LEGGETT - Lisa Anne,  on 7 Sept. 1977
ROONEY - William Patrick,  on 7 Sept. 1971 --
SIMONS - Zoe Edna,  4 yrs ago today --
TREZISE - on 7 Sept. 1976 ---



The Christchurch Press  -  23 October 1978
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Births -  008
Aldridge,  Brown,   Isaacs,  Jones,  Mattingley,  Spray,  Steiner,  Trowland,  Tupper,  Van Den Oden.

Marriage - 
008
SHEPPARD - NIEUWENHUYZEN - Maragret and Reg  --- married Friday 20 October 1878 

Deaths - 
008
ABERNATHY - Margaret Christine   on 21 October at Oamaru,  -- dau. of May & Joe, Hampden,  -----
ABERNATHY - Christopher Blair, on 21 October at Oamaru,  son of May & Joe, Hampden,  result of an accident.
BAIRD -  Hannah Southward,  on 20 oct. at ---  dau. of Margaret and John,  ------  g.daughter of Joan & Sam Switzer, Verna & Fred Baird ---
BARNES - Dorothy Louise,  on 20 Oct. at Cheviot, -----  
BARNES -  Eric Hamilton,  --- Otautau, on 21 Oct. at Invercargill,  hus. of Mary Muriel,  nee WOOTTON,  -----
BLACKTOPP - Gilbert Wallace,  on 22 Oct. --  hus. of Beryl Eileen,  ---father of ---  
CARMICHAEL - Lillian Jane, on 21 Oct. -- dau. of late Elizabeth & Harry,  sister -----
COLLINS -  Alan Kenneth,  on 20 Oct. at Templeton Hosp.  --- son of William & Edna -- brother ----
CURRIE -   Mary --- Westport,  on 20 Oct.  wife of late Edward, mother of --- 
KELLY -  Margaret, (late Riversdale)  on 19 Oct. at Gore,  --- wife of late James,  ------
KIRK -  Maude Ethel,  on 19 Oct. -- mother of ----   age 66.
McINTOSH -  Archibald,  on 22 Oct.  at Invercargill,  --- hus. of Violet,  brother of -----
MARSHALL -  James Scott,  on 22 Oct.  at Invercargill,  --- hus of late Elspeth, -- father of ---
MASON -  Michelle Lee,  --- dau. of Isabella and Gary,  ---
MASON -  Michelle Lee,  ---  loved granddaughter of Maryann (Mrs Nelson, England)
PERRY -  Shirley,  on 20 Oct.  -- wife of George Thomson,  mother of ---
TATE -  Ngaire Margaret,  --- on 22 Oct.  -- wife of Arthur William,  mother of ---  
VINCENT -  Lottie,  Eileen,  on 2o Oct.  --  wife of late Percy,  mother of ----

Deaths -  009
BARNES - Dorothy Louise,  on 20 Oct. at Cheviot, -----
CURSON -  James Harry,  on 21 Oct. -- hus. of Sadie,  aged 64 ---
FLEMING - Ivy,  on 20 Oct.  at Tauranga,  -- wife of late John Richard, ---  mother of ----
GEELON -  Paul Robert,  on 21 Oct, at Burnham,  ---  son of John & Edith, ---   aged 13.  ----
HANNA -  Robert,  on 19 Oct.  --  hus. of Christina,  aged 90, 
HIGHT -  Lester James,  on 20 Oct.  at --  hus. of Alice,  aged 78 ---
JOHNSTON - Malcolm,  on 21 Oct.   --- hus. of Gwennnyth  -- fathe rof ---
JOSEPH -  David Henry,   on 20 Oct.  -- hus. of Olive Anne,  father of ---  age 75.
SCOTT -  Mildred Elizabeth,  -- on 21 Oct.  wife of Ron, 
SCOTT -  Mildred Elizabeth, -- dau. of John & Elizabeth McCABE,  sister of ---- 
SHEPPARD -  Mabel Winifred,  on 22 Oct.  -- wife of late Lance,  --- mother of -----
SLATTER -  Noel Jack,  on 22 Oct.  at Ashburton,  -- hus. of Clarice,  father of ----
SUMPTER -  Lyall Hillier,  on 20 Oct.  -- hus. of Jean,  fathe rof   in his 76th year.
SUTHERLAND -  Florence,  on 21 Oct.  at Waikaka --- wife of Robert John,  --- mother of ---   age 61.

In Memoriam  - 
008
COOPER -  Steve,  accidentally killed 23 Oct. 1976,  age 25. ------
COOPER -  Steve ---   in laws  ----  SYME
FATIALOFA -  Frederick Makisua -----  22 Oct. 1977

In Memoriam  -  009
GREENWOOD -  Thelma Elizabeth,  ------died 22 Oct. 1975
LING -  William,  died 23 Oct. 1977  ------
REID - Alec,    a year ago today -----
WHITE - Mary Evelyn,  died 23 Oct. 1973. -----

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
7 September 2012
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