Christchurch  Press  -  December 1983

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Thursday 1 December 1983
Births001
Agnew,  Cook,  De Cartier,  Gilmore,  Guthrie,  Hoare,  Keenan,  McGowan,  Pullar,  Pyne,  Rodgers,  Sampey,  Smith,  Toomey, 

Deaths - 002
BUSHNELL - William John,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of -- father of -- 
CHISHOLM - Ronald David,  on 29 Nov. at --  hus. of -- uncle of --    Canterbury Crematorium --
COTTLE - William Henry,  on 29 Nov. at --  hus. of --father of -- 
CRAMPTON - Ian Alister,  on 29 Nov. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 76 --   Canterbury Crematorium --
DICKISON - Olive Joan,  on 29 Nov. at Dunedin --  wife of --  mother of ---  age 57, --
ETHERIDGE - Arthur John,  on 29 Nov. at --  Ashburton,  hus. of -- father of -- 

Deaths - 003
GILLAM - Robert Allenby,  on 30 Nov. at Dunedin,  hus. of -- father of --  age 65, -- 
KIRKPATRICK - Kathleen Shannon,  on 30 Nov. at ---  Dunedin,    dau. of late James & Mary, sister of -- 
MITCHELL - Isabella Jean,  on 29 Nov. at -- wife of late Arthur William,  sister of --  age 74 -- 
OLSEN - Mabel,  on 30 Nov. at --  dau. of late Peter & Grace,  sister of --  age 87 --
PAGE - Frederick,  on 29 Nov. at --  Wellington, hus. of --  father  of -- 

Deaths004
ROACH - John Michael,  on 29 Nov. at --  hus. of late Mary,  father of -- brother of --  Waimari Cemetery ---
SPENCER - Desmond Alexander,  on 29 Nov. at -- hus. of -- father of --  age 61 -- Harewood Crematorium ---
STRICKE - Richard Paul,  on 30 Nov.  at Wellington,  son of --  brother of --  age 45 --  Memorial Park Cemetery --
TURNER - Bernard Thomas,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of late Ida Mary,  father of --  age 92 --  Woolston Cemetery ---
VENZ Rev. Carl August,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 92 --  Canterbury Crematorium --
VINE - Patricia Mary,  on 29 Nov. at -- dau. of -- and late William Driscoll, sister of --  age 42 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery ---

Deaths - 005
WILKINSON - Annie marian,  on 29 Nov.  dau. of late T.W. and A.E. ,  sister of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
WOODS - Stuart John,  on 30 Nov. in Sydney,  son of -- and late jack,  brother of --  age 29 -- 
WOODS - Stuart John,  hus. of ---

Funeral Notices006
BARRACLOUGH - Jonas Victor ----
CAMERON -  Kenneth George,  -- this day -- Lincoln Cemetery --
PENBERTHY - Winifred Elizabeth,  -- this day --
WOODS -  Stuart John, ----

In Memoriam 007
CHAPMAN - Margaret Ethel,  on 1 Dec. 1977 --
GREYGOOSE - Charles,  on 1 Dec. 1978 --
HARPUR - John Thomas,  on 1 Dec. at 1983 ---
KING - Ngaire Pamela,  this day 1978 ---


Friday 2 December 1983
Births - 008
Adams,  Browne,  Carson,  Fox,  Harrison,  Hodgson,  Hurd, Phillips,  Ryde,  Sutton,  Thomas,  Timson, 

Deaths -009
ALEXANDER - Una Florence,  on 30 Nov. at --   wife of -- mother of --  age 65 -- Timaru Cemetery --
CAIN - Elsie May,  on 1 Dec. at -- Timaru,  wife of -- stepmother of --  Salisbury Park Crematorium --

Deaths - 010
CONNOLLY - Thomas,  on 1 Dec. at Wellington,  son of late John & Johanna,  uncle of -- 
COTTLE - William Henry,  on 29 Nov. at -- hus. of -- father of --
CRACROFT-WILSON - Godfrey Rossmore,  on 1 Dec. at Hastings,  hus. of --  father of --

Deaths - 011
DAVIS - John Daniel,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of -- ------  Harewood Crematorium ---
DOWDALL - Minnie, on 1 Dec. at -- wife of late Thomas Patrick,  mother of -- age 89 -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
GOODGER - Thomas David,  on 1 Dec. at -  hus. of -- father of --
HAWKINS - Raukoha,  on 30 Nov. at -- wife of --  mother of --
JAMES - Elsie,  on 1 Dec. at -- Westport,  wife of late Edwin James,  mother of --  Orowaiti Cemetery ---
JAMES - Elsie,  dau. of late John & Mary Anne Kay,  sister of --- 
KINGSFORD - Walter Henry Rainsford,  on 20 Nov. at --  Gisborne,  twin brother  of ---

Deaths012
KINSMAN - Gavin Edgar,  on 30 Nov. at --  father of --  son of --  & Reg,  brother of --    Canterbury Crematorium --
LAUNDER - Dene,  on 1 Dec. at --  wife of late Robert Henry,  mother of --    Canterbury Crematorium --
LEWTON - Lance A.  on 30 Nov. at --  Greymouth,  hus. of --  father of -- age 80 -- 
McDONALD - Alice Amelia,  on 1 Dec. at -- Dunedin,  sister of -- 
MALSTROM - beryl Dorothy,  on 1 Dec. at --  mother of -- 
MONEY - Edwin John,  on 1 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  brother of --

Deaths - 013
PAGE - Frederick,  on 29 Nov. at -- Wellington, hus. of --   father of -- 
ROACH - John Michael,  ---
ROSEVEARE - Blanche Althea,  on 1 Dec. at Owaka,  dau. of late Henry & Florence,  sister of --  age 84 --  Clinton Cemetery --
SPENCER - Desmond Alexander,  on 29 Nov. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 61 --  Harewood Crematorium ---
STREZ - Francis Rodoiphus,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 71 --  Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths - 014
TEEHAN - Jack,  father of -- 
TURNER - Bernard Thomas,  on 30 Nov. at --- hus. of late Ida Mary,  father of --  age 92 --  Woolston Cemetery ---
TYREE - Flora Edna,  on 1 Dec. at Nelson,  -- wife of --  mother of -- sister of --
WARD - Daphne,  on 1 Dec. at Invercargill,  wife of --  mother of --  age 61 -- 

Deaths - 015
WHITE - Francis,  on 30 Nov. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 73 --  Canterbury Crematorium --
WILSON - Edward Alexander,  on 1 Dec. at  Dunedin --  hus. of --  father of --  age 87 --  East Taieri Cemetery --
WILSON - Elizabeth,  on 1 Dec. at -- dau. of late Neita & John,  sister of -- 
WOODS - Stuart John,  on 30 Nov. in Sydney,  son of --  brother of --  age 29 -- 

Funeral Notices -  016
CHISHOLM - Ronald David, -- this day -- Canterbury Crematorium --
MITCHELL - Isabella Jean, -- this day -- 
ROACH - John Michael,  -- this day --  Waimari Cemetery --
STRICKE - Richard Paul,  -- this day --  Memorial Park Cemetery --
VENZ - Rev. Carl,  -- this day --  Canterbury Crematorium --
VINE - Patricia Mary,  --  this day --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --

In Memoriam - 017
ESSEX - Jack,  on 2 December 1981 --
GALLETLY - George,  on 2 December 1980 --
GALVIN - Flora,  on 2 December 1978 --
McQUILLAN -  Peter Timothy,  1 yr ago today --
HOLMES - Ronald George,  on 2 December 1979 --
THACKER - Gaylene Olive,  on 1 December 1982 ---


Tuesday 6 December 1983
Births - 018
Begg,  Clayton,  Davies,  Falvey,  Gillett,  Hislop,  Johnston,  McGowan,  MacKinnon,  McLeod,  Morgan,  O'Halloran,  Read,  Small,  Wilson,  Wade.

Deaths - 019
ARMSTRONG - Philip Walter,  on 5 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  brother of --
ARMSTRONG - Philip Walter,  son in law of --  Saunders, ---
ASLIN - Richard,  on 5 Dec. at -- Wellington,  son of -- stepson of -- 
CHIGNELL - Jean Margaret (nee Hume)  on 4 Dec.  -- wife of --  mother of --  Maunu Crematorium --
FRASER - Alison Stewart,  nee (Kyle)  on 3 Dec. in England,  wife of --  mother of --  sister of  late Colin,  ----

Deaths - 020
ISON - Nellie Agnes,   on 5 Dec. at -- wife of late Mick,  mother of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
JONES-MARSMAN - Gerridina Hendrike,  on 4 Dec. at -- wife of --  sister of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
McLEOD - Thelma Agnes Irene,  on 3 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --  age 42, 
ORCHARD - Louis Neil,  on 2 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of -- 
PAHI - Maiko Kaputone,  on 5 Dec. at --  hus. of -- age 60 --    Canterbury Crematorium -- (4 notices)

Deaths021
PAHI - Maiko Kaputone,  on 5 Dec,  (5 more notices)
PAUL - Alan Dennis,  on 4 Dec. at -- brother of --Memorial Park Cemetery --
PREBBLE - irene Alice Emilie,  on 4 Dec. at Ashburton,  wife of  late Leonard,  mother of --  age 95.
PRENDERGAST - Shane Patrick,  on 4 Dec. at Ashburton,  --  twin son of --  brother of -- age 15 --  Ashburton Cemetery --
SNOW - Dorothy Ruby,  on 5 Dec. at -- wife of late jack,  mother of --

Deaths022
TROLLOPE - Mona,  on 5 Dec.  at --  dau. of late Ernest Henry & Mabel Georgina,  sister of -- age 71 -- 
WILKES - Edith Frances (nee Fantham)  on 4 Dec. at --  wife of --  stepmother of --  age 80 -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --

Funeral Notices - 023
CARSON - Laurence Ivan, --  this day -- .Canterbury Crematorium --
OLSEN - Harold James,  --  this day --  Balcairn Cemetery -- 
STEVENSON - Bro. A.G.T.  The Avon Lodge  No 185.

In Memoriam024
GORDON - Stuart,  on 6 Dec. 1980 --
HAMPTON - Dudley --

In Memoriam - 025
HAMPTON - John Robert,  1 yr ago today --
RICHARDS - Murray James,  6 December 1982 --
SMITH - H.W.J. (Jim)  on 6 December 1980 --
THOMPSON - Winifred Ada,  on 6 December 1981 --
WILSON - Rene,  4 years ago today ---


Thursday 8 December 1983

Births026
Alexander,  Anderson,  Chapman,  Ferguson,  Fifield,  Forrester,  Rose,  Russell,  Saunders,  Smith,  Winter,  Yeadon.

Deaths027
BAIRD - James William,  on 7 Dec. at --  hus. of late Elizabeth,  father of --  Waimari Cemetery --
BALLOCH - Alice Vera,  on 6 Dec. at Gore --  dau. of late Samuel & Alice Stark,  mother of --  age 88 --  Mataura Cemetery ----

Deaths028
BLACK - Mary Patricia,  on 6 Dec. at -- wife of late Herbert Radcliffe,  mother of -- 
DENSON - Alice Margaret,  on 7 Dec. at --  aunt of -- Bromley Cemetery ---
McKINNEY - Frances Eileen,  on 6 Dec. at --  wife of late William Arthur,  mother of --  Canterbury Crematorium --
MOLLOY - Marjorie,  ---
OPIE - Charles Malcolm,  on 7 Dec. at Taranaki --  hus. of --  father of --  age 69 --  Taranaki Crematorium --
PAHI - Mike,  on 5 Dec. at --
RICHARDS - Lawrence Albert,  on 7 Dec. at --  Waimate,  partner of --  father of --  Waimate Cemetery -- 

Deaths - 029
SCHWASS - Francis Joseph,  on 7 Dec. at -- hus. of --  father of --  age 66 -- brother of -- Suburban Cemetery --
SENIOR -  Thomas,  on 7 Dec. at --  brother of --
SHEARER - David,  on 7 Dec. at Westport,  hus. of --  dad of --  age 73 --  Orowaiti Cemetery --- (Reg. 38450 Pte 2/NZEF)
SHURROCK - Ernest,  on 4 Dec. at -- hus. of late Violet,  father of --  funeral yesterday --
SYKES - Jacob Adam,  on 7 Dec. at -- inf. son of --  age 4mths. --- Canterbury Crematorium --
TAIT - Charles Philip,  on 6 Dec. at --  brother of -- uncle of ---

Deaths - 030
TAIT -  Charles,  on 6 Dec.  remembered by -----
TURNER - Edward William,  on 7 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --    Harewood Crematorium ---

In Memoriam - 031
BAYNE - Kenneth,  on 8 Dec. 1982 -- 
BROWNE - Catherine,  -- 3 years ago today --
CUNNINGHAM - Daniel Charles Ross,  one yr ago today --- (5 notices)
LENNON - John,  on 8 December 1980, New York --
PEARSON - Colin Christopher,  on 8 December 1979 --


Friday 9 December 1983
Births -  032
Condon,  Cox,  Dow,  Gavin,  Jenkinson,  Keen,  Miller,  Sullivan,  Vis.

Deaths - 033
CHEYNE - James Thomas,  on 8 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  hus. of -- -father of -- Fairhall Cemetery --
CROPP - Mary Maud,  on 8 Dec. at --  wife of late Sid,   mother of -- Canterbury Crematorium -

Deaths - 034
DALE - Mary Sadie Constance,  on 8 Dec. at -- wife of late Ern,  mother of -- sister of --  age 71 -- Harewood Crematorium ---
HOLYOAKE - The Rt Hon. Sir Keith Jacka, on 8 Dec. at Wellington -- hus. of --  father of --  age 79 --
HUMPHREYS - Lester John Gordon,  on 8 Dec. at -- hus. of -- Father of -- age 73 -- Harewood Crematorium --- (4 notices)

Deaths - 035
KIMBER - Nancy Doreen,  on 8 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --
KING - Leonard William,  on  7 Dec. at -- (Reg. 72653, 2/NZEF)  son of late John & Ivy,  brother of -- Harewood Crematorium
MOLLOY - Marjorie Daphne Pearl,  on 7 Dec. at --  Waikuku,  wife of -- mother of --  stepmother of -- age 54,  Harewood Crematorium

Deaths - 036
MOLLOY - Marjorie,  ---  mother of ---
OLSEN - Frederick Charles,  on 8 Dec. at -- father of -- brother of --   Canterbury Crematorium -
PRENDERGAST - Terrence John,  on 7 Dec. at -- Ashburton, hus. of -- father of -- age 63 (Reg. no 42993, 2/NZEF)
PRENDERGAST - Terrence John,  son of late John & Mary,  brother of -- 
RIACH - Evelyn (nee EDGAR)  on 8 Dec. at --wife of late Charles,  sister of -- 

Deaths - 037
RUTLAND - Elizabeth Horne,  on 8 Dec. at -- Blenheim,   wife of late George,  mother of -- age 79 --  Fairhall Cemetery --
SAXTON - Judith Anne,  on 3 Dec. -----
SWINDELLS - Arthur Taylor,  on 8 Dec. at Waikato,  hus. of --  father of --  Hamilton Park Crematorium -- 
SYKES - Jacob Adam on 7 Dec, --  grandson of --
THOMPSON - Gerald, (Reg. no 10570 2/NZEF ex POW)  on 7 Dec. at -- Nelson,  father of -- brother of --
WHITING - Janice marie (Baylis)  on 8 Dec. at -- mother of -- age 32  --  Canterbury Crematorium -

Deaths - 038
WHITING - Janice Marie --  dau. of ---  Wyman,  sister of --    (3 notices) 

Funeral Notices - 039
BAIRD - James William,  --- Waimari Cemetery --
DENSON - Alice Margaret,  --- Bromley Cemetery --
McKINNEY - Eileen, ----  Canterbury Crematorium -
TURNER - Edward William,  --  Harewood Crematorium

In Memoriam -  040
FRANKLIN - Gertrude Victoria,  on 9 Dec. 1982 --
HOWELL - Ted,  on 9 Dec. 1981 --
MALLOCH - Geoffrey Harold,  --- 2yrs ago --
NICOL - John Peter,  i 7r today --
OWEN - JONES - Monica Cecelia,  on 9 Dec. 1978 --
SOUTER - Cath & Dave,   2 yrs ago today ---

Golden Wedding -  041
VAUGHAN-SCHLUP - Cecil & Bertha, 


Saturday 10 December 1983
Births - 042
Ahlfeld,  Anderson,  Campbell,  Crawford,  Finn,  Fowke,  Iwihora,  McCracken,  Maloy, Pitcher, Shaw.

Deaths - 043
AULD - Alec Victor, (No 81234 19 Armour Brigade 2/ NZEF)  on 8 Dec. at Invercargill,  hus. of --  father of --  Southland Crematorium --
COLLINS - Cathleen,  on 8 Dec. at Dunedin,  wife of late Maurice,  ---
DALE - Mary Sadie Constance,  on 8 Dec. at --  wife of late Ern,  ----  age 71 -- Harewood Crematorium ---
ELTON - Sister mary Philip,  on 9 Dec. at -- Palmerston North,  age 91,  -- 
HAYES - Jack,  on 9 Dec. at --  Auckland,  hus. of -- father of --  age 65 --  Harewood Crematorium ---
HUMPHREYS - Lester John Gordon,  on 8 December ----
JOHNSTONE - Annie Marie,  on 8 Dec. at Ashburton,  mother of --   age 88 -- 

Deaths - 044
KIMBER - Nancy Doreen,  on 8 Dec. at -- wife of --  mother of --  Springston Public Cemetery ---
KING - Leonard William, (Reg. 72653, 2/NZEF)   on 7 Dec. at --  son of late John & Ivy ---  Harewood Crematorium ---
McLEOD - Muriel,  on 8 Dec. at -- wife of late Angus,  mother of --  age 93 --   Canterbury Crematorium -
MASTERS - Florence Hilda (nee Whitford)  on 9 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --  age 81 -- 
POAD - William,  on 9 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --  age 79,    Canterbury Crematorium -
RIACH - Evelyn, (nee Edgar)   on 8 Dec. at -- wife of -- sister of -- aunt of -- 

Deaths -  045
RIACH - Evelyn,  --  cousin of --
SCOTT - Brewer Kennaird,  on 7 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  son of --  son in law of ---  MURDOCH,   age 56 --
SMITH - Violet Ellen,  on 9 Dec. at -- wife of late Bob,  mother of --  sister of --  age 84, --  Canterbury Crematorium -
THOMPSON - Gerald,  on 7 Dec. at Nelson,  brother of -- 
WHITE - George Wallace,  on 8 Dec. at --  hus. of -- stepfather of --  brother of --   son of -- 

Deaths - 046
WHITING - (Wyman) Janice Marie,  on 8 Dec. at --  mother of --  dau. of --  age 32 --  (7 notices)

Funeral Notices -  047
HUMPHREYS - L.J.G.  --  on Monday at Harewood Crematorium ---
SCOTT - Bro. Brewer Kennaird,  Lodge Erewhon 200 ----

In Memoriam -  048
ADAMSON - Peter,  on 11 December 1977  --
AVERY - Monica,  on 9 December 1978 --
CADE - Bill,  on 11 December 1982 --

In Memoriam -  049
COUCH - Frances Mary,  on 11 December 1981 ---
GRANTHAM - Bob,  ----
GREEN - George Michael  on 10 December 1982 --
HIGHT - Muriel Maud,  on 10 Dec. 1982 --
KIDDEY - Ron,  ----
WILLETS -  Darrell Richard,  on 11 December 1980 ---

Ruby Wedding -  050
CLARKE - GARLICK - Frances & Gordon,  on 11 December 1943 ---


Monday 12 December 1983
Births -  051
Boult,  Bould,  Martin,  Muir,  Pitcher.

Deaths -  052
AVERY - Thomas Charles,  on 9 Dec. at --  brother of --  age 72 -- -  Harewood Crematorium ---
BAILEY - Donna Marie,  on 9 Dec. at -- Switzerland,  dau. of --    -----
BELL - June Audrey Maureen,  on 10 Dec. at --  wife of --  sister of --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
BOURGEOIS - Jean,  on 11 Dec. at -- wife of late Vince,  mother of --  age 62 -- 
BROWN - Cecily Winifred,  on 10 December at --- wife of --  mother of -- 

Deaths - 053
BROWN - Cecily Winifred,  on 10 Dec. at --  sister of --
BUCKTIN - Dorothy,  on 11 Dec. at --  mother of --  age 85 -- Canterbury Crematorium -

Deaths -  054
CARPINTER - Eugene Norman (2/NZEF Reg. 600456)  on 10 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of -- age 71 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery
CLIFFORD - William Power Alexander,  on 10 Dec. at -- Dunedin,  hus. of -- father of --  age 54 --
CLIFFORD - William Power Alexander,  son of late William Power Charles & Ellen Douglas,  brother of --
CRADWICK - Geoffrey Frederick (Reg. 71824 NZEF)  on 10 Dec. at --  friend of --  Canterbury Crematorium -
DALTON - John Allman,  on 11 Dec. at --  hus. of late Elsie,  brother of --   Rakaia Cemetery --
EVANS - Robert Owen,  on 10 Dec. at --  Hamilton,  hus. of --  father of -- son in law of -- Maindonald ---   age 43 --
FARRELLEY - Eliza,  on 10 Dec. at -- Levin,  wife of late George mother of --  Tiro Tiro Rd Cemetery, Levin.

Deaths -  055
GRAFTON - Lawrence Oliver (Reg. 14956 W.W.11)  on 10 Dec. at -- hus. of late Bunny,  father of --  age 69,    Harewood Crematorium ---
HUMPHREYS - Lester John Gordon,  on 8 December ----friend of --
McGAVOCK - Alison (nee Ball)   on 8 Dec. at -- Papakura,  wife of --  mother of -- 
McKAY - Ronald Edwin James,  on 10 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of -- Canterbury Crematorium
McKAY - Ronald Edwin James,  son of late Mainey & Jim,  brother of --    age 63 --

Deaths -  056
McKENZIE - Agnes Matthew,  on 9 Dec. at -- wife of late Roderick,  mother of --sister of --    age 75 -- 
MAFFEY - Christina Mabel,  on 11 Dec. at -- Auckland,  wife of late Jim,  mother of --  Purewa Crematorium --
MEE - Barry Bradley,  on 10 Dec. at --  hus. of late Violet,  father of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
POAD - William,  on 9 Dec. at --  hus. of Elsie,  father of --  age 79,  Harewood Crematorium ---
RAINEY - Hugh William,  on 11 Dec. at Ashburton,  hus. of late Eileen,  father of --  Ashburton Cemetery -- 

Deaths - 057
RIACH - Evelyn, (nee Edgar)   on 8 Dec. at -- wife of -- sister of -- aunt of -- 
SCOTT - Richard Owen, (2/NZEF No 8063 1st Echelon 20th batt. ex POW)  on 10 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
SCOTT - Richard Owen,   twin brother of -- 
SHIRLEY - Laura Agnes,  on 9 Dec. at Dunedin,    mother of --  dau. of late Elizabeth & Cornelius O'Neill,  sister of -- 

Deaths - 058
STANTON - Fletcher Bramwell,  on 9 Dec. at -- Auckland,  hus. of --  father of --  age 71 -- 
STANTON - William Maxwell,  on 11 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
TILSON - Irene (nee MacKechnie)  on 9 Dec. at --  Balclutha,  wife of late Thomas Telford,  mother of --  age 80 -- Balclutha Lawn Cemetery --
TISCH - Leo Gustave,  on 10 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 76 -- 
WHITING - Janice Marie (Baylis)   mother of -- 

Funeral Notices -  059
DALE - Mary Sadie,  -- this day -- Harewood Crematorium ---
GRAFTON - Lawrence Oliver,   Rangiora RSA -- this day --
KIMBER - Nancy Doreen,  -- this day --  Springston Cemetery --
SMITH - Violet Ellen,  -- this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
WHITE - George Wallace,  -- this day -- Harewood Crematorium ---
WHITING - (Wyman)  Janice Marie,  --  this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

In Memoriam -  060
BOYD - Allan Robert,  on 12 December 1978 --
BRAGG - John Bennett,  on 12 December 1980 --
JOHNSON - Archibald,  on 12 December 1982 --
MERRITT - Bill,  -----

In Memoriam -  061
MERRITT - William Alexander,  on 12 December 1982 --  (4 notices)


Tuesday 13 December 1983
Births -  062
Badger,  Brown,  Cooper,  Cowie,  hay,  Hornbrook,  Lilley,  McMillan,  Merrifield,  Murray,  Paine,  Rowlands,  Steer,  Sutherland,
Woods.

Deaths -  063
ANDERSON - Donald Harry,  on 12 Dec. at Rotorua,  -- hus. of --  father of --  stepfather of -- age 43 --
BISHOP - Clarence Cecil,  on 12 Dec. at -- Oamaru,  hus. of late Annette Dora, --  father of --  age 69, -- 

Deaths -  064
BROWN - Cecily Winifred,  on 10 Dec. at -- wife of -- mother of -- sister of --
COLE - Ruby St Clair,  at -- Waiau,  wife of -- mother of -- sister of -- Waiau Cemetery --
DALTON - John Allman,  on 11 Dec. at --  hus. of late Elsie,  brother of --  Rakaia Cemetery --
DICKSON - Robert,  on 12 Dec. at Westport,  hus. of -- father of --  brother of --  age 57,  --
DYER - Ada Millicent,  on 11 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of -- age 78,  Rotorua Crematorium --

Deaths -  065
GRAFTON - Lawrence Oliver,  (Reg. 14956 WW11)  on 10 Dec. at -- hus. of late Bunny,  father of --age 69,  Harewood Crematorium ---
HAYES - Jack,  on 9 Dec. at -- Auckland,  hus. of -- father of -- age 65 ---- Harewood Crematorium ---
JOHNSTON - Mena (Isabel)  on 12 Dec. at -- wife of --- mother of --  age 62 -- Harewood Crematorium ---
MEE - Bowery Bradley,  on 10 Dec. at -- hus. of late Violet,  father of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
SCOTT - Richard Owen,    on 10 Dec. at -- Lyttelton, hus. of -- father of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths -  066
SCOTT - Richard Owen,    on 10 Dec. at-- grandad of --
SHIRLEY - Laura Agnes,  on 9 Dec. at Dunedin,  mother of --  dau. of  late Elizabeth & Cornelius O'Neill,  sister of --
SMITH - Charles Edward,  on 12 Dec. at -- stepfather of --  brother of --- Harewood Crematorium ---
SMITH - Norman Johnston,  on 12 Dec. at -- hus. of late Vera Louise, father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
YETTON -  Lynn,  on 12 Dec. at -- dau. of late Arthur & Edith (U.K.)  sister of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

Funeral Notices -  067
CARPINTER - Eugene Norman,  ---  this day -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
CRASWICK - Geoffrey Frederick,  -- this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
McKAY - Ronald Edwin James, -- this day ---
TISCH - Leo Gustave,  -- this day --

In Memoriam -  068
BARNES - Mary Elizabeth,  on 13 December 1972 --
BOYD - Allan Robert,  on 12 December 1978 --
CROZIER - Ernest,  ---
DAY - Raymond Charles,  on 13 December 1982 ---

In Memoriam -  069
LAW - Kathleen Maud,  on 13 December 1982 ---
MATIU - Mac,  -- 2yrs ago today --
SKILLING - Noeline Margaret  &  Russell Louis Evan,   accidentally killed on 13 Dec. 1982 --


Wednesday 14 December 1983
Births - 070
Bachop,  Campion,  Carson,  Clark,  Dixon,  Forrest, hardy,  Kent,  Mackenzie,  Muir,  Stevenson,  Winterbourn.

Deaths - 071
ATCHISON - Joy Thomson,  on 12 Dec. at Dunedin,  -- wife of late Ashley,  mother of -- 
BIRSS - Elsie Adelaide,  on 12 Dec. at -- wife of late Gordon,  mother of -- 
BLACK - Joshua Henry,  on 12 Dec. at Ashburton,  hus. of late Win,  father of -- Timaru Cemetery --
BOURGEOIS - Jean,  on 11 Dec. at -- wife of late Vince, mother of --  age 62 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
BROWN - Rene Martha,  on 12 Dec. at -- wife of -- mother of --  age 66 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths - 072
BUCKTIN - Dorothy,  on 11 Dec. at -- mother of --  age 85,  Canterbury Crematorium ---
COLE - Ruby St Clair,  Waiau,  wife of -- mother of -- sister of -- Waiau Cemetery -- (3 notices)
CUTTILL - Elsie,  on 13 Dec. at --  wife of late Albert Edward,  sister of --  age 87, --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
DICKSON - Robert,  on 12 Dec. at -- Westport,  hus. of -- father of -- age 57,  Orowaiti Cemetery --
HILLSTEAD - Gordon Victor,  on 13 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --

Deaths -  073
LAFFEY - Michael Patrick,  on 13 Dec. at Ashburton,  son of late Martin & Bridget,  brother of -- 
McDONALD - John Alexander,  on 13 Dec. at -- son of -- brother of --  Bromley Cemetery -- (5 notices)
MACTIER - Andrew Stuart,  on 12 Dec. at -- (reg. 519634 2/NZEF WW2) hus. of late Dorothy,  father of -- Mania RSA Cemetery --
MITCHELL - Gladys Sarah,  on 13 Dec. at Timaru,  aunt of --  age 88 -- 

Deaths - 074
STEPHENS - Dorothy Eileen,  on 12 Dec. at -- wife of late Harry,  sister of --   Canterbury Crematorium ---
TIPPET - Isobel Agnes Jane,  on 13 Dec. at --  wife of late Alfred,  mother of -- age 84,  -Harewood Crematorium ---
TOLAND - Charles McDowell,  on 12 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --  age 64 --  Harewood Crematorium ---

Funeral Notices - 075
JOHNSTON - Mena -- this day -- Harewood Crematorium ---
SMITH - Norman Johnston,  -- this day --   Canterbury Crematorium ---
YETTON - Lynn -- this day  ---  Canterbury Crematorium ---

In Memoriam - 076
DONNELL - Edith Amelia,  on 14 December 1982 --
ELLIS - Robert,  on 14 December 1981 --
HUNT - Nancy Joan,  on 14 December 1980 ---
JOLLY - Raymond James,  on 14 December 1963 --
McFADDEN - Ngira Muriel,  1 yr ago today.


Thursday 15 December 1983
Births - 077
Ayres,  Brook,  Fraser,  Good,  McFadden,  Marsh,  Ross,  Scott,  Wilson.

Deaths - 078
ANTHONY - Kathleen May,  on 14 Dec. at --  wife of late Eric,  mother of -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
DAUBNEY - Allott Janis,  on 14 Dec. at Nelson,  mother of --  dau. of ---- POCOCK,   sister of --  age 32 -- 
FRASER -  Noelene Jessie Rose,  on 14 Dec. at -- wife of --  mother of -- age 52 --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
FROST - Kenneth Leslie,  on 14 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 69, ---
HILLSTEAD - Gordon Victor,  on 13 DFec. at --  hus. of -- father of -- 

Deaths -  079
HODGKISS - Patricia Frances,  on 14 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --
LANE - William Douglas, (No. 464401 3rd Div. 2/NZEF)  on 13 Dec. at ---  hus. of -- father of --  age 75, --  Services Lawn Cemetery, Palmerston North.
McCLEERY - Agnes Ruth,  on 13 Dec. at Invercargill,  wife of late James William,  mother of --  age 78, -- 
McPHERSON - William Roderick,  on 13 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 74 --

Deaths - 080
McPHERSON - Eric,  on 13 Dec. brother of --
MATHER - Albert Ernest,  on 14 Dec. hus. of -- father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
MATHERS - Anne,  on 12 Dec. at Finley, NSW  -- hus. of --  mother of --
RANDALL -  Elaine Bernadette (nee Mathews)  on 13 Dec. at --  mother of --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
SHANNON - William Stafford,  on 14 Dec. at -- Ashburton,  hus. of late May,  father of -- age 91 -- Rakaia Cemetery --

Deaths - 081
STAPLETON - Ivan George,  on 12 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --  age 54, 
STAPLETON - Ivan George,  on 12 Dec,  son in law of ---  & late Jack ABBETT,    son of  ---   & late James -- 
TIPPETT - Isabel Agnes Jane,   on 12 Dec. at -- mother of ---  sister of -- 
TOLAND -  Charles McDowell on 12 Dec. at --  son in law of --- 
TURK - Adeline Ellen,  on 13 Dec. at --  wife of late J.C.   mother of -- sister of --  age 85 --  -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

Funeral Notices -  082
CUTTILL - Elsie,  ---  this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
McLEOD - Muriel,  -- this day --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
TIPPETT - Isobel Agnes Jane, --  this day --- Harewood Crematorium ---

Funeral Notice -  083
TOLAND - Charles McDOWELL,  --- this day -- - Canterbury Crematorium ---

In Memoriam - 084
ANDREWS - Charlie,  (David)   1 yr ago --   age 36 --
BIRCH - Helen Muriel,  on 15 Dec. 1980 ---
GLEN - William,  on 15 Dec. 1982 ---
READ - Alvar Franklin,  1 yr ago today -- 
THACKER - Gay,  on 15 Dec. 1982 --


Friday 16 December 1983
Births -  085
Clapham,  Graemiger,  Hetrick,  Hudson,  Johnson,  Joyce,  Macaskill,  Mills,  O'Connell,  Reside,  Whitehouse, 

Deaths - 086
ADAM - Wallace Norman,  on 15 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
BRYANT - Wilfred Prior, (Merchant Service WW1) on 15 Dec. at Invercargill,  hus. of late Rita Jean,  father of --  age 85 --Charlton Park Cemetery --
FINDLAY - Mollie Elizabeth,  on 14 Dec. at -- dau. of late John & Mary,    -- Harewood Crematorium ---
FOLEY - Daniel Stephen,  on 14 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- age 82 ---  Memorial Park Cemetery ---
FROST - Kenneth Leslie, (Reg. 17987, WW2) at -- Rangiora,  hus. of --  father  of --  age 69 --

Deaths - 087
HELLER - Douglas Hamilton,  on 14 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --
HODGKISS - Patricia Frances,  on 14 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --
JOHNSTON - Etta,  on 15 Dec. at --   wife of late Monty, -- dau. of late Thomas & Marion SEATON,  sister of --  aunt of -- Timaru Cemetery.
MATHER - Albert Ernest,  on 14 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
MILLANE - Mary Frances,  on 14 Dec. at Gore, -- wife of late Thomas,  mother of -- age 84 --  Gore Cemetery --
PARKER - Frederick, (Reg. 61644 Gunner 2/NZEF on 15 Dec. at Hokitika,  hus. of -- father of -- Hokitika Cemetery --

Deaths - 088
TURK - Adeline Ellen,  on 13 Dec. at -- sister of --
YOUNG - David Anderson,  on 14 Dec. at Timaru,  hus. of -- father of -- age 78 --  Geraldine Cemetery ---

Funeral Notices -  089
ANTHONY - Kathleen May,  -- this day -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
FRASER - Noelene Jessie Rose, --  this day --Canterbury Crematorium ---
McDONALD - John Alexander,  --- this day -- Bromley Cemetery --
McPHERSON - William Roderick, --  this day ---

In Memoriam -  090
O'NEILL - Reginald Sidney & R. Brian,  ----
PASCOE - Douglas Raymond,  on 16 Dec. 1976 --
PETHERICK - Frances,  on 16 Dec.  1979 --
POWELL - Frederick Charles,  4yrs ago --
SCHROEDER - Albert,  on 16 Dec. 1980 --
SMITH - Hilda Dorothy,  on 16 Dec. 1972 -- 


Saturday 17 December 1983
Births -  091
Attwood,  Cook,  Bates,  Dowall, Fitzgerald,  Flack,  Flintoft.  Hall,  Harris,  Hobson,  Kilpatrick,  Mason,  Milne,  O'Malley,
Shepherd,  Van Uden.

Deaths -  092
ADAM - Wallace,  on 15 Dec.  -- uncle of ---
BALL - Norman Philip,  on 16 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- stepfather of --  age 82 --
BURGESS - Gladys Marjorie,  on 15 Dec. at -- wife of late Reginald,  mother of --  age 72 -- 
DALLOW - Cuthbert Vincent,  on 15 Dec. at -- hus. of -- stepfather of --  age 81 -- Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths - 093
ELLIOTT - Martin Muller ( No 14234 2/NZEF WW2)  on 16 Dec. at -- Nelson, hus. of -- father of -- age 81 -- 
ELLIS - Rev. John Francis,  on 15 Dec. at Nelson,  --  hus. of -- father of -- age 77 Marsden Valley Cemetery ---
EUNSON - William Vernon (Reg. 41888 RNZAF WW2) on 16 Dec. at --Nelson,  hus. of -- father of --  son in law of --

Deaths - 094
HAMMOND - Hudson Herbert Hartley,  on 16 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- 
HOSKEN - Raymond,  on 15 Dec. at -- Ashburton,  hus. of -- father of -- son in law of -----  age 51 --
LOUDON - Dr Patrick Corbett,  on 15 Dec. at -- Napier,  father of -- 

Deaths - 095
ROBINSON - Arthur,  on 16 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of -- brother of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
STANLEY - Evelyn Olive (nee Lloyd)  on 12 Dec. at -- Auckland,  wife of late Sydney Harold,  mother of -- 

Deaths - 096
SYMONS - Hazel Maggie,  on 15 Dec. at Timaru,  wife of -- sister of -- 
WILSON - Elizabeth,   on 15 Dec. at --  wife of late Harry,  sister in law of --  Waimari Cemetery ---

In Memoriam -  097
AGENT - Alfred Ernest,  on 17 Dec. 1978 --
COMBE - Robert,  on 18 Dec. 1938  & mother 19 July 1982 --
COX - Joseph Arthur,  on 17 Dec. 1982 --
KRAMER - Hubertina Johanna,  on 17 Dec. 1980 --
McFALL - Edward Thomas,  on 17 Dec. 1982 --

In Memoriam -  098
McFALL - Edward Thomas ----
RAUMATI -  1984 --  Taihape Cemetery --
ROBERTS - Gladys,   on 17 Dec. 1981  & Ted, on 12 Oct. 1981 --
WILLIAMS - Isabella Hay,  on 18 Dec. 1982 ---

Ruby,  Golden, Emerald & Diamond Weddings -  099
ARCHER - CRISP - James Patrick  & Elva Charlotte on 18 Dec. 1943
FERGUS - BUTTERFIELD - Alf & Noreen,  on 21 Dec. 1933
ANERNATHY - BARKER - John Warren to Marion Susannah,  on 19 Dec, 1928 
KEIGHLEY - SMART - Elsie Doris & Harold Candish,  on 19 Dec. 1923 --- 


Monday 19 December 1983
Births -  100
Chapman,  Evans,  Forward,  Halls,  Hobson,  Jenke,  Johns,  Knowles,  Nesbitt,  Samson,  Shepherd,  Steele,  Thomas, Tomlin.

Deaths - 101
ADAMS - Olive Jessie,  on 18 Dec. at -- wife of --  mother of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
BRADBURY - Mary Helen,  on 17 Dec. at --Dunedin,  wife of late Jack,  mother of --
BURGESS - Gladys Marjorie,  on 15 Dec. at -- Kaiapoi,  wife of late Reginald,  mother of -- sister of --  age 75 --
CLARKE - Dianne Mary,  on 17 Dec. at Palmerston North,  wife of --  mother of --  dau. of --  sister of --  age 34 --

Deaths - 102
CRIPPS - Neville Stuart,  on 18 Dec. son of -- brother of --age 20 --
DAVIES - Bertha Maude,  on 17 Dec. at Blenheim,  -- aunt of --  age 95 --
DOWNES - Isabell,  on 18 Dec. at Wellington,  wife of late George Robert,  mother of --  age 81 --
DUNDAS - Florence Helen,  on 17 Dec. at -- Dunedin,  wife of -- 

Deaths - 103
FLEMING - Graham,  on 17 Dec. at ---  hus. of --  father of -- son of late James & Catherine -- age 54,  Hamilton Park Cemetery
GRIGGS - Lionel Geoffrey,  on 17 Dec. ---    at Auckland,  hus. of --  father of -- brother of -- age 40 --
HABGOOD - Alfred George,  on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of late Constance Roemer,  father of -- brother of --  Lincoln Cemetery --
HAMMOND - Hudson Herbert Hartley,  on 16 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
KEANE - Thomas Francis,  on 18 Dec. at --  Wellington, 
LANE - Isobel Johanna,  on 18 Dec. at --  Invercargill,  wife of late Edmund James,  sister in law of --

Deaths - 104
LINDSAY - Gertrude Margaret,  on 16 Dec. at -- wife of late Herbert Edward,  mother of --  ---
MEIKLE - Cyril George, on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --
O'BRIEN - Terence John Brennan,  on 18 Dec. at --- hus. of -- brother of -- age 63 -- Waimari Cemetery --
PAHL - Allan,  on 18 Dec. at Hokitika,  hus. of late Rose Catherine,  father of --  age 69 --
PARFOOT - Ernest Edward,  on 16 Dec. at --  Timaru,  hus. of -- father of -- age 77 --
RIJNDERS - Margaret Olive,  on 17 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of ---   Waimari Cemetery ---

Deaths - 105
RIJNDERS - Margaret Olive,  on 17 Dec,  sister of   ----
ROBINSON - Arthur,  on 16 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of -- brother of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
SHELDRAKE - Edward John,   (late Norfolk, England)  on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --
SKINNER - John Stuart, (No 8/105, Gallipoli Vet 1/NZEF)  on 17 Dec. at Dunedin,  hus. of late Aileen,  father of --
SMITH - Francis Roy,    on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of --- father of -- age 82 --    Harewood Crematorium ---
SMITH - Hilda Gwendoline,  on 18 Dec. at --  wife of late E.W.  mother of -- age 87, 

Deaths - 106
SMITH - Ronald Ambrose,  on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- age 73 --  brother of --
THOMAS - Grace Doreen,  on 17 Dec. at Ashburton,  wife of --  age 64 -- 
WARRING - Henry Grant, (late 2/NZEF)   on 18 Dec. at -- hus. of --  father of --    Harewood Crematorium ---
WATERS - James Alexander,  on 18 December at --  Blenheim,  hus. of Nettie,  --  age 68,  Fairhall Cemetery --
WHEELER - Francis Albert,  on 17 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --

Deaths - 107
WILSON - Elizabeth,  on 15 Dec. at -- wife of late Harry,  sister in law of --  Waimari Cemetery ---
WOOLHOUSE - Minnie Macdonald,  on 18 Dec. at -- wife of -- mother of --  sister of ---

Funeral Notices -  108
BALL - Norman Philip -- this day --
DALLOW -  Cuthbert Vincent,  --  this day --   Harewood Crematorium ---

In Memoriam -  109
CARR - Tom,  on 19 December 1977 --
COUCH -  Eleanor,   on 19 December 1981 --
KEMP - John Clifton,  ---
McARTNEY - Beverley Rae,  on 19 December 1981 ---

Golden Wedding -  110
SHEARS - LAPTHORN - Alex & Eileen,  on 19 December 1933 at Woodbury --


Tuesday 20 December 1983
Births - 111
Campbell,  Coppell,  Donoghue,  Farrant,  Finch,  Handley,  Hore,  Janiec,  Lamb,  Macdonald,  Murray,  Nicholls,  Scott,  Smith,  Wills,

Deaths - 112
BRINGANS - Mary, (brigadier Salvation Army)  on 18 Dec. at -- wife of late Brigadier John Lennox,  mother of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths - 113
BRINGANS - Mary,  sister of --  aunty of --
CAFFIN - David James Oliver,  on 19 Dec. at -- Wellington,  hus. of -- father of -- son of --
DOWNES - Isabel,   on 18 Dec. at Wellington,  wife of late George Robert,  mother of --  age 81 --
DRENNAN - Christina Isobel,  on 19 Dec. -- wife of late Oliver Percival,  mother of --  age 93 --
HILL - Harold Henry,  on 19 Dec. at -- Geraldine,  hus. of -- father of -- age 71 -- Geraldine Cemetery ---
LYNCH - Doreen Margaret,  on 19 Dec. at --  Timaru,   wife of --  mother of -- sister of --

Deaths - 114
McCONCHIE - Lillian Jane,  on 19 Dec. at --  wife of late reg. mother of -- age 85 -- 
MEIKLE - Cyril George, on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --
O'BRIEN - Terence John Brennan,  on 18 Dec. at -- hus. of -- brother of -- age 63 --  Waimari Cemetery ---
RIJNDERS - Margaret Olive (nee Stemps)   mother of -- 

Deaths - 115
SHELDRAKE - Edward John,   (late Norfolk, England)  on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --
SMITH - Ronald Ambrose Cooper,  on 17 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- age 73 --  brother of --
THOMAS - Grace,  on 17 Dec. --  sister of --
TOWNSEND - Hugh William E.  on 19 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  brother of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
TULLOCH - (Parsons)  vera,  on 13 Dec.  at -- Auckland,  wife of --  mother of -- 

Deaths - 116
WEBB - Sandra Louise,  on 19 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --  Waimari Cemetery -- 
WEBB - Sandra Louise,  dau. of --    sister of --
WHEELER - Francis Albert,  on 17 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  age 77 --  Kaiapoi Cemetery --
WHITFIELD - Florence Emily,  on 18 Dec. -- wife of late George,  mother of -- Harewood Crematorium ---

Funerals - 117
CRIPPS - Neville Stuart,  on Wed. --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
HABGOOD - Alfred George,  -- this day -- Lincoln Cemetery --
HAMMOND - Hudson Herbert,  --  Ruru lawn Cemetery --
RIJNDERS - Margaret Olive,  -- this day -- Waimari Cemetery --

Funeral Notices -  118
SMITH -  Francis Roy,  -- this day -- Harewood Crematorium ---
SMITH - Hilda Gwendoline,  -- this day --
WARRING - Henry Garnet,     Harewood Crematorium --- -- this day -- 
WOOLHOUSE - Minnie Macdonald,  -- this day --

In Memoriam -  119
BEECH - Ray,  on 20 Dec. 1982 -- 
BENNIE - Craig,  on 20 Dec. 1980 --
BROUGHAM - Gary,  on 20 Dec. 1980 --
DUFF - Michael  Alan,  -- 3yrs ago today --
FLANAGAN - James David,   a yr ago today --
HALL - Nance,  on 20 Dec. 1982 --
Le VAILLANT - Malcolm,  ---
ROBERTSON - Annie Muriel,  on 20 Dec. 1982 --
WILSON - David Ian,  -- 3yrs ago today --

Silver Weddings -   120
PALMER - CARTER - on 20 Dec. 1958
WILSON - BIRD - on 20 Dec. 1958 

Golden Weddings -  121
BUTTERFIELD - THOMAS - Terry & Sylvia,  on 20 Dec. 1933 --
SMITH - Mr & Mrs Richard,  on 19 Dec. 1933 --


Wednesday 21 December 1983
Births - 122
Cameron,  Crossen,  Gilray,  Horton,  Luxton,  Mead,  Rae,  Ridden,  Shanks,  Tregenza.

Deaths - 123
ALSTON - Robert Lance,  on 19 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
BETTY - Florence Mary,  on 20 Dec. at --  wife of -- 
HALLIDAY - Isobel Annie,  on 19 Dec. at -- wife of late Albert William,  mother of --  Hororata Cemetery ---

Deaths - 124
HIGGINS - Ruby Ethel,  on 19 Dec. at Levin,  wife of late Chas,  mother of -- age 90 --
McBAIN - Bertie,  on 20 Dec. at  Ashburton,  nephew of --  age 68 --
PENTECOST - Noel,  on 19 Dec. at -- hus of -- father of -- brother of --  age 64 -- Memorial Park Cemetery --
RICHARDSON - Rosamond Browning,  on 19 Dec. at  Dunedin -- wife of -- mother of --
SANDERS - David Graham,  on 20 Dec. at -- hus. of -- brother of -- age 52 -- Akaroa Cemetery ---

Deaths - 125
SMITH - Hilda Gwendoline,  on 18 Dec. at --  sister of --
SMITH - James Roland, JP  on 20 Dec. at -- hus. of late Elsie,  father of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
TOWNSEND - Hugh William E.  on 19 Dec. at --  brother in law of ----- Harewood Crematorium ---
VOICE - Mavis Ellis,  on 20 Dec. at --  wife of --  mother of --  age 74 --
WATSON - Lawrence Tattley,  on 20 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  hus. of -- late Hetty & Bessie,  father of -- age 85 -- Omaka Cemetery.
WEBB - Sandra Louise,  on 19 Dec. at --   dau. of -- sister of -- 

Funeral Notices -  126
ADAMS - Olive Jessie,  --  this day -- Harewood Crematorium ---
O'BRIEN - Terence John Brennan, --  this day -- Waimari Cemetery --
SHELDRAKE - Edward John,  -- this day -- 

In Memoriam -  127
CREAN - Dora Jane, --  on 21 Dec. 1982 --
EAST - Douglas,  on 21 Dec. 1981 --
ORMANDY - Victor Haigh,  on 20 Dec. 1981 --
QUIRKE - James Joseph,  on 21 Dec. 1982 --
THOMAS - Harry,  -- 1 yr ago today --

Golden Weddings - 128
FERGUS - BUTTERFIELD -  Alf & Noreen,   on 21 Dec. 1933
SMITH - LYSAGHT -    Margaret Ethel  to Donald Alfred, -- on 21 Dec. 1933
FILSHIE - William & Peggie,  at --  Balloch, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, on 21 Dec. 1933 --


Thursday 22 December 1983
Births - 129
Bamfield,  Cribb,  Davidson,  Earnshaw,  Inkster,  Kitto,  Latz,  Lovell,  Mclean,  Moseley, Profitt,  Robb,  Wallace.

Deaths - 130
ANDERSON - Graham Walker,  on 20 Dec. at --  son of -- brother of -- age 24 --  Edendale Cemetery --
BROWN - Hannah (nee Mountford)  on 20 Dec. at -- Melbourne,  dau. of -- late Robert & Gladys,  sister of --
CAIRNS - Ada Louisa,  on 21 Dec. at -- aunt of --
COOK - David William (No 10350 Capt. 23rd Batt. NZEF ex POW)  on 21 Dec. at Invercargill,  hus. of --father of -- Southland Crematorium --
DOIG - Kenneth Graham,  on 21 Dec. at Ashburton,  hus. of -- father of --  age 46 -- Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery --
DOIG - Kenneth Graham,  on 21 Dec,  son of ---  & late Ken,  brother of --

Deaths - 131
DRENNAN - Christina Isobel,  on 19 Dec. at -- wife of late Oliver Percival,  mother of -- age 93 --
GARROW - Duncan James,  on 20 Dec. at -- Fairlie, son of -- age 15 -- 
HALLIDAY - Isobel Annie,  on 19 Dec. at -- wife of late Albert William,  mother of --  Hororata Cemetery ---
HICKMOTT - Ada Unita,  on 19 Dec. at Nelson, -- wife of late Reginald George,  mother of --  sister of -- age 80 --
HYNES - Dorothy Martha,  on 21 Dec. at -- wife of --  age 58 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
KENDRICK - Tassy Lenore,  on 21 Dec. at --  Greymouth,  wife of late Harry,  mother of --  sister of -- age 66 -- Kororo Lawn Cemetery.

Deaths - 132
SANDERS - David Graham,  on 20 Dec. at -- hus. of -- brother of -- age 52 -- Akaroa Cemetery ---
SMITH - James Roland, JP  on 20 Dec. at -- hus. of late Elsie,  father of -- brother of --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
STEVENSON - Joan Therese,  on 21 Dec. at -- Timaru,  wife of -- mother of --
WILSON - Jessie Elinor, (NZANS Reg. 31581) on 21 Dec. at --  wife of late Isaac James,   & Percy James Guyton,  mother of -- 
WILSON - Jessie Elinor, ---  sister of ---  
WILSON - David Leonard,  on 21 Dec. at -- Dunedin, hus. of --  and late Joyce,  father of --

Funeral Notice -  133
ALSTON - Robert Lance,  -- this day -- - Harewood Crematorium ---

In Memoriam -  134
ANDERSON - Barry Thomas,  on 22 December 1978 --
BENNETT - Neil,  on 22 Dec.  age 21 -- 
EGAN - Peter,  ----  no date --- (2 notices)

In Memoriam -  135
EGAN -  Peter John,  4 yrs ago today -- (2 more notices) 
FLETCHER - Frances Annie, -- on 22 Dec. 1982 --
FLUTEY - Amy Frances,   10 yrs ago today --
KELLER - Fay,  ---
MORLAND - Helen Isobel, on 22 Dec. 1981 ---
PARRY - Gwenda,  on 22 Dec. 1982 --

Golden Wedding -  136
HIBBS - Tom & Amy,  on 22 December 1933 ---


Friday 23 December 1983
Births -  137
Andrews,  Costello,  Dupuis,  Long,  Perry,  Rawlins,  Redmond,  Roulston,  Terewi,  Williams.

Deaths - 138
CUNNINGHAM - Ellen,  on 21 Dec. at --   aunt of --  (2 notices)

Deaths - 139
DOIG - Kenneth Graham,  on 21 Dec. at Ashburton,  hus. of -- father of --  age 46 -- Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery --
FENN - Maud Annie,  on 21 Dec. at -- aunt of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
FOLEY - Michael Alexander,  on 22 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- Memorial Park Cemetery --
HYNES - Dorothy Martha,  on 21 Dec. at -- wife of -- mother of -- age 58 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
McGEE - Saphne Mary,  on 22 Dec. at Ashburton,  wife of -- mother of --  age 65 --

Deaths - 140
McNAMARA - Charles Alexander,  on 22 Dec. at -- son of late John & Annie,  uncle of -- 
SCOTT - Evelyn Rima Dorothy,  on 22 Dec. at Masterton,  sister of --  Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery --
SOMERVILLE - Thomas J.  on 22 Dec. at -- son of late Thomas & Maria,  brother of -- age 88,  Shands Rd Cemetery.
STEWART - Eileen Anita,  on 21 Dec. at Timaru,  wife of late James Dickson,  mother of -- age 87 --

Deaths - 141
WATSON - Claude Melville James,  on 22 Dec. at Blenheim,  brother of --
WEALLEANS - Lillian May,  on 21 Dec. at Nelson,  wife of late Roland Garnet,  sister of --  
WILLIAMS - Joanne Lee (nee McKernan)  on 21 Dec. at -- dau. of --  & late John,  sister of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
WRIGHT - Leonie Francis Irene,  on 21 Dec. at --  sister in law of -- 

Funeral Notices -  142
HALLIDAY - Isobel Annie,  --  this day   --- Hororata Cemetery --
WILSON - Jessie Elinor,  -- this day --

In Memoriam - 143
BURDON - Robert Bruce,  on 23 Dec. 1982 ---
CASSERLEY - Rae Westcott,  on 23 Dec. 1981 --
FLETCHER - Frances Annie,  on 23 Dec. 1982 ---

In Memoriam -  144
McINTOSH - James,  on 23 Dec. 1982 --
PRESTON - Tom,  on 23 Dec. 1982 also mother 1972  & dad 1963
PRESTON - Thomas William McKenzie,  on 23 Dec. 1982 --

Golden Wedding - 145
DUNFORD -HANCOCK - on 23 Dec. Edna Mavis  to Albert Vernon ---


Tuesday 27 December 1983
Births - 146
Chambers,  Harper,  Jackson,  Macdonald,  McGregor,  McLeod,  Mayromatis,  Mitchell,  Searle,  Stevenson,  Williams.

Deaths - 147
ADAMSON - William Henry,  on 24 Dec. at Clyde,  hus. of -- father of -- age 71 -- Alexandra Cemetery ---
ADAMSON - William Henry,   son of late Adam & Lucy, nee Hook,  brother of -- 
BARTON - Eileen,  on 23 Dec. at Nelson,  wife of late John,  mother of --  age 79, 
BISSELL - Patricia Ethel,  on 24 Dec. at -- Nelson,  wife of -- mother of --  Hokitika Cemetery --

Deaths - 148
BROOKER -  Elda Helena.  nee Roscoe,  on 25 Dec. at --  wife of late Cecil S. -- mother of -- sister of --  age 92 -- 
CARSON - Robert,  on 26 Dec. at -- hus. of late Betty,  father of --

Deaths - 149
DAVEY - George Albert,  on 25 Dec. at Temuka,  hus. of -- father of -- age 82 -- Temuka Cemetery --
DONALDSON - Ruth Mary,   on 25 Dec. at -- dau. of --- sister of --  Waimari Cemetery ---
DORE - Gladys Elsie,   on 23 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
EVANS - Owen, MBE  on 24 Dec. at --  Tauranga,  hus. of -- brother of --
FALLOON - Frederick Stanley, (Reg. no. 17287 1/NZEF) on 25 Dec. at --  hus. of late Eileen, father of --   age 84 --
FENN - Maud Annie,  on 21 Dec. at --    Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths - 150
GALLAGHER - Frederick John (late NZEF 20th Batt. Reg. no 81641)  on 24 Dec. at Amberley,  hus. of -- father of -- Harewood Crematorium ---
GILMORE - Ivy Sarah,  on 25 Dec. at Timaru, --wife of late Peter William,  mother of --  age 75 --  Timaru Cemetery -- 
GILMOUR - William John,  on 23 Dec. at -- Wellington,  father of -- brother of -- 
GRIFFITHS - Jess Sellars,  on 24 Dec. at --  wife of late Joe,  mother of --  Harewood Crematorium ---
HARBOTT - Percy Edward,  on 26 Dec. at --  hus. of late Lucy Josephine,  father of -- 

Deaths - 150a
HARRIS - William Henry,  on 24 Dec. at --  son of late William & Elizabeth, brother of --  age 87 -- St Cuthbert's Churchyard, Governors Bay.
HARRIS - Jody,  on 24 Dec. at --
HAYMES - Donald McNicol, at -- hus. of -- age 42 -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery.
HOWDEN - Ross Alan,  on 25 Dec. at -- son of -- age 24,  Edendale Cemetery.
HULSTON - Harry James, on 24 Dec. at --  hus. of -- age 80 -- Canterbury Crematorium --
IRVING - Sylvene Sarah, on 26 Dec. at  -- wife of -- age 80 -- Suburban Cemetery ---

Deaths - 151
ISHERWOOD - James Batty,  on 26 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --  age 85 --  Harewood Crematorium ---
JOHNSTONE - Annie,  RN.  RMN.  on 24 Dec. at --  sister of --  aunt of --  age 86 --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
KEAR - Ronald Arnott,  on 26 Dec. at Palmerston North,  hus. of -- brother of --
KELLER - Peter George,  on 24 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --  age 81 --
KENNEDY - Debra-Marie,  on 23 Dec. at Ashburton,  dau. of --  sister of --  Waimari Cemetery --

Deaths - 152
LAMB - Ivy Madeline,  on 25 Dec. at --  Ashburton,  wife of late Daniel William,  mother of --  age 91 -- Ashburton Cemetery --
LAWRIE - Charles James, on 25 Dec. at --  hus. of late Alice,  father of -- 
LOCK - Edith May,  on 25 Dec. at -- Taradale, wife of late Tom,  mother of -- 
MacDONALD  - Sarah Rose,  on 25 Dec. at -- dau. of ---  sister of --  granddaughter of --  Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery --
McCARTHY - Father John Andrew,  on 24 Dec. at Oamaru,  son of  late Andrew & Mary, brother of -- Andersons Bay Cemetery --

Deaths - 153
McDOWELL - George Thomas,  on 24 Dec. at --  hus. of late Olive Alberta,  father of -- age 81 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
McGILLIVRAY - Gladys Jane,  on 26 Dec. at  Dunedin -- wife of -- mother of --
MANAWATU - Ema Wikitoria Hinekura,  on 25 Dec, at -- wife of late Mahuri,  mother of -- age 79 -- Port Levy Cemetery --
MILES - Ngaire Kathleen Jane,  on 26 Dec. at Ashburton,  -- dau. of -- sister of --  Methven Cemetery --
O'CONNOR - Elsie May,  on 26 Dec. at -- sister of ---  Ruru lawn Cemetery --
ORAM - Lilly,  on 22 Dec. at -- sister of --

Deaths - 154
ORAM - Lilly,  on 22 Dec. at -- wife of late Harry,  age 84 --
ORCHARD - Catherine Ada,  on 24 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  wife of late Arthur,  mother of -- age 94,  Omaka Cemetery --
OWENS - Brian Matthew,  on 24 Dec. at --  Wellington,  hus. of -- son of --  brother of --  age 35 --
PARRY - Louisa Addey,  on 24 Dec. at -- wife of late Irvine,  mother of --

Deaths - 155
PATE - Ernest Gordon Robert,  on 24 Dec. at -- hus. of --  father of --  Waimari Cemetery --
PATE - Ernest Gordon Robert,   son of late Eva & Robert --  brother of --
PETRIE - Emily Margaret,  on 25 Dec. at Dunedin, -- wife of late Alexander George, mother of --  Greenpark Cemetery ---
PETRIE - Emily Margaret,  dau. of late William & Nenetta Gillanders,  sister of  late Doug --- 
RAVEN - Sydney Walter,  on 25 Dec. at -- son of late Sydney & Rita,  brother of -- age 44 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
ROBERTSON - Jane,  on 24 Dec. at Westport,  wife of late Len Naylor,   & late Johnny Robertson,  mother of --   dau. of  Jane McCarroll,   age 70 -- Orowaiti Cemetery --
SCHWASS - Clara,  on 22 Dec. at -- mother of --

Deaths - 156
SCHWASS - Clara,  on 22 Dec. (nee Ward-Holmes)   wife of late Roy Charles,  mother of --  age 72 --  Waimari Cemetery (6 notices)
SCOTT - Alexander William,  on 24 Dec. at --  Auckland,  hus. of --  father of --

Deaths - 157
SPRIGGS - George Hay,  on 25 Dec. at Greymouth,  hus. of -- father of --  age 76 --
STAGG - Victor George,  on 23 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  hus. of late Hilda,  father of -- Fairhall Cemetery --
TAYLOR - Roberta Mary,  on 24 Dec. at -- wife of late Monty,  sister of -- age 66 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
TILSON - George,  on 23 Dec. at -- Dobson,  hus. of --  father of --
URQUHART - Mary,  on 26 Dec. at -- Timaru,  wife of late David,  mother of -- Burkes Pass Cemetery ---

Deaths - 158
VIAL - William Joseph,  on 24 Dec. at -- hus. of  --- father of -- age 74 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
WALKER - Noeleen Margaret,  on 24 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  wife of -- mother of -- age 52 -- Omaka Cemetery --
WALKER - Noeleen Margaret,  dau. of  Elizabeth & late Horace Alexandre,  sister of -- 
WHITMORE - Leige Arnold,  on 21 Dec. at --- hus. of late Molly,  father of -- 
WILLIAMS - Tom,  on 24 Dec. at --  Sydney,  hus. of --  father of --  brother of -- 

In Memoriam -  159
BOAG - Dhirley Fay,  -- 3yrs ago today --
COLLINS - Noel,  on 26 Dec. 1982 --
DREWERY - Trish (nee Maher)  on 26 Dec. 1979 --

In Memoriam -  160
KEETLEY - Ngaire,  on 27 Dec. 1982 --
ROBINSON - Noreen,  on 26 Dec. 1981 ---
SIMPSON - Max,  -- 1yr ago  today ----

Golden Weddings - 161
BIDDICK - FAGAN,  William James & Margaret Mary,  on 27 Dec. 1933  at Staveley --
FLEMING - SMALLHOLME - Adam & Haydee,  on 27 Dec. 1933 --
HITCHINGS - Frank & Jean,   ---
HOLLAND - BREACH - Win & Bill,  on 27 Dec. 1933 ----


Wednesday 28 December 1983
Births - 162
Adair,  Anderson,  Appleby,  Booker,  Doyle,  Shatford,  Stewart,  White.

Deaths - 163
ADIE - Alan, on 27 Dec. at -- hus. of -- brother of --  age 56 --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
ARCHER - Ruby Olive,  on 28 Dec. at -- wife of late George. mother of --  age 83 --  Waimari Cemetery ---
BOOTHE - Adelaide,  (nee Scott)  QSM.  on 26 Dec. at --  Lower Hutt,  wife of --  mother of --
BROOKER - Elda Helena, Nee Roscoe,  on 25 Dec. at --  wife of late Cecil S.  mother of -- age 92 --
CARSON - Robert,  on 26 Dec. at --  hus. of late Betty,  and late Maude, father of -- age 99 --- 
CRESSWELL - Arthur Edward,  on 27 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  hus. of late Maud,  father of --  age 94 -- Omaka Cemetery --

Deaths - 164
DAVEY - George Albert,  on 25 Dec. at --Temuka, hus. of----  father of -- 
GALLAGHER - Frederick John,  (late 2/NZEF 20th Batt. reg. 81641)  on 24 Dec. at  Amberley,  hus. of -- father of --  age 70 --   Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths - 165
GALLAGHER - Frederick John,  on 24 Dec. at -- brother of -- 
GORMLY - Gwyneth,  on 26 Dec. at -- wife of late John Henry,  mother of -- age 78 --    Canterbury Crematorium ---
GOULDING - Victor Stanley Lewis,  on 27 Dec. at -- Nelson,  hus. of -- father of -- 
GREENSLADE - Robert Charles Benjamin,  on 27 Dec. at Dunedin,  hus. of -- father of -- 
GRIFFIN - Patrick Asquith,  on 27 Dec. at Greymouth,  son of late Ambrose & Mary -- brother of -- age 68 -- Karoro Cemetery --
GRIFFITHS - Jess Sellers,  on 24 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --  stepmother of -- Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths - 166
HARBOTT - Percy Edward,  on 26 Dec. at -- hus. of late Lucy Josephine,  father of --
HARRIS - William henry, on 24 Dec. at -- son of late William & Elizabeth,  brother of -- age 87 -- Governor's Bay churchyard.
HAYMES - Donald McNicol,  on 25 Dec. -- hus. of --  father of -- Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
JOHNSON - Philip William,  on 26 Dec.  -- twin brother of -- age 73 -- Ashburton New Lawn Cemetery --
JOHNSTON - Annie RN.  on 24 Dec. at -- sister of -- age 86 --Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths - 167
LAMB - Ivy Madeline,  on 25 Dec. at -- Ashburton,  wife of late Daniel William,  mother of --  Ashburton Cemetery ---
McLEOD - Dorothy Rossetta,  on 27 Dec. at --  wife of late Alex, 
MANAWATU - Ema Wikitoria Hinekura,  on 25 Dec, at -- wife of late Mahuri,  mother of -- age 79 -- Port Levy Cemetery --
MARKS - George,  on 26 Dec. at --  hus. of -- father of --  - Harewood Crematorium ---
MARTIN - Joseph, RSTS. on 26 Dec. at -- Levin,  father of --   hus. of --  brother of -- age 43 --

Deaths - 168
O'CONNOR - Elsie May,  on 26 Dec. at -- sister of --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
OSBORNE - Clarice Victoria bell,  on 27 Dec. at --  wife of late Alfred,  sister of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
RAVEN - Sydney Walter,  on 25 Dec. at --  son of late Sydney & Rita,  brother of -- age 44 --  Ruru Lawn Cemetery --
ROWDEN - Alfred Stoneham JP.  on 24 Dec. at -- Eketahuna,  -- hus. of -- father of --  age 71 --
TAYLOR - Roberta Mary,  on 24 Dec. at -- wife of late Monty,  sister of -- age 66 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
TIMPSON - Annie Ellen,  on 27 Dec. at Waimate,  wife of late Leslie Arthur -- mother of -- Salisbury Park Crematorium --

Deaths - 169
WYATT - Edmond John, (Reg. 82236 WW2)  on 27 Dec. at -- Kaiapoi,  hus. of -- father of --  Kaiapoi Public Cemetery --

Funeral Notice s - 170
HULSTON - Harry James,  -- this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
KENNEDY - Debra-Marie,   --- this day -- Waimari Cemetery --
McDOWELL - George Thomas,  ---  this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
PARRY - Louisa Addey,  -- this day --
SOMERVILLE - Thomas James,  -- this day -- Shands Rd Cemetery ---

In Memoriam -  171
KELLY - Ruby Elizabeth,  on 28 Dec. 1980 --
MACKAY - Bruce Douglas,  on 28 Dec. 1982 --
MATTHEWS - Agnes,  on 28 Dec. 1982 -- 
MAKIN - Amy Myrtle,  3yrs ago --- 


Thursday 29 December 1983
Births -  172
Brydon,  Chisholm,  Crum,  Forsyth,  Fowler,  Galloway,  Howitt,  Inkson,  McCormick,  Martin,  Murdoch,  Russell,  Stewart,  Truman.

Deaths - 173
ADIE - Alan, on 27 Dec. at -- hus. of -- brother of -- son in law of  -- Sayles,    age 56 --  Canterbury Crematorium ---
ARCHER - Ruby Olive,  on 28 Dec. at -- wife of late George. mother of --   age 83 --  Waimari Cemetery ---

Deaths - 175
CAMERON - William John,  on 27 Dec. at Auckland, --- brother of
GORMLY - Gwynneth,  on 26 Dec. at -- wife of late John Henry,  mother of -- age 78 --    Canterbury Crematorium ---
KNAPEN - Pauline Wilhelmina,  on 27 Dec. at  Netherlands,  wife of late Hendricus,  mother of -- 
McDOWELL - Allen Lawrence,  on 28 Dec. at -- Ashburton,  -- hus. of -- father of --  age 64 --
McLEOD - Dorothy Rossetta,  on 27 Dec. at -- wife of late Alex, 
McNEILL - William Brown,  on 28 Dec. at  Westport,  hus. of --  father of -- age 72 -- 
MARKS - George,  on 26 Dec. at -- hus of -- father of -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

Deaths - 176
NOVAK - Steven Edward,  on 24 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- age 72 --
OSBORNE - Clare,  on 27 Dec. at --
REEVES - Leo,  on 25 Dec. at --- hus. of -- father of --
ROSEINGRAVE - Eugene,  on 27 Dec. at -- wife of late Mathew Patrick,  sister of --  Waimari Cemetery --
SLEEMAN - Ronald George (No. 42121 Driver Supply Co. 2/NZEF) on 27 Dec. at Invercargill,  hus. of -- father of -- age 70 --
STRINGER - Gladys Evelyn, (formerly Campbell & Cherry)  on 28 Dec. at -- wife of -- late Harold Thomas,  mother of --

Deaths - 177
TALBOT - William Francis,  on 25 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of --
WATT - Winston Lloyd,  on 27 Dec. at Invercargill,  hus. of -- father of --  son of -- son in law of late Ruby Flynn,  brother of --
WILLS - Alice Mary,  on 28 Dec. at --  wife of late William,  ----

Funeral Notices -  178
HARBOTT - Percy Edward,  --  this day --
McLEOD - Dorothy,  -- this day --
PATE - Ernest Gordon Robert,  -- this day -- Waimari Cemetery ---

In Memoriam -  179
DELL - Arthur Andrew,  on 29 Dec. 1971 ----


Friday 30 December 1983
Births - 180
Baxter,  Alderson,  Berke,  Bijl,  Callingham,  Chapman,  Feathery,  Forrest,  Kennedy,  Newton,  Roberts,  Smith,  Watson, Wells, Worsfold.

Deaths - 181
ATTWELL - Mona Emily (nee Holmes)  on 29 Dec. at -- Dunedin,  wife of late Les,  mother of --
CARTER - Frank,  on 28 Dec. at -- Greymouth,  hus. of -- father of --  Hokitika Cemetery ---
DAWE - Maud Annie,  on 27 Dec. at Timaru,  dau. of late Richard & Norah,  sister of -- age 77 -- Timaru Cemetery --
HARRIS - Alwyn Stephen,  on 29 Dec. at -- hus. of ---  father of --   Waimari Cemetery ---
HENDRY - Florence,  on 29 Dec. at -- Blenheim,  wife of -- mother of -- age 73 --

Deaths - 182
HOPSON - Donald,  on 28 Dec. at --   age 46 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
IRVING - Robert James,  on 28 Dec. at Reefton,  hus. of late Sylvene Sarah,  father of -- age 79 -- Suburban Cemetery --
JACK - Evelyn Irene,  on 27 Dec. at --  wife of -- mother of --  age 81 --

Deaths -  183
ROBERTSON - Peter Dalgleish Burrell,  on 29 Dec. at Westport,  brother of -- 
ROBINSON - Elsie Dora,  on 28 Dec. at  Nelson,  wife of late Robert,  mother of --  age 89 -- 
ROSEINGRAVE - Eugene,  on 27 Dec. at -- wife of late Mathew Patrick,  sister of --  Waimari Cemetery -- (3 notices)
SCOTT - Margaret Evelyne,  on 29 Dec. at -- wife of late John Alfred,  dau. of late Patrick & Margaret McGrath,  sister of --
TONKIN - Harry Redmond,  on 28 Dec. at -- hus. of -- father of -- age 70 --  Harewood Crematorium ---

Deaths -  184
TOMMASI - Hazel,  on 28 Dec. at --  Greymouth,  wife of -- late Guido,  mother of -- Karoro Lawn Cemetery --

Funeral Notices -  185
STRINGER - Gladys Evelyn,  --  this day -- Canterbury Crematorium ---

In Memoriam -  186
DEERING - Janine Maree,  2 yrs ago today -- 
DOUBLE - John Robert,  on 30 Dec. 1982 -- 
EDGE - Henry Noel,  on 30 Dec. 1982 ---
NATION - Ross,  on 30 Dec. 1970 --
PRICE - William Hopes,  on 30 Dec. 1981 --
WARD - Lillian,  on 30 Dec. 1982 --

Diamond Wedding - 187
FARR - PEACHEY - on 30 Dec.1923  at Cust ---  Ethel Mildred  to Leslie Ernest ----


Saturday 31 December 1983
Births - 188
Baumberg,  Bertie,  Chamberlain,  Dickson,  Haywood,  Kennedy,  King,  Monk,  Wells.

Deaths - 189
COUTTS - Edward Thomas,  on 29 Dec. at Dunedin,  hus. of late Peggy,  father of -- age 62 ---
GATES - George Henry,  on 30 Dec. at Nelson,  hus. of --  father of --
GRIGOR - Duncan,  on 30 Dec. at -- hus. of late Lorraine,  brother of --
HARRIS - Alwyn Stephen,  on 29 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of --  
HEAD - Arthur Lawrence,  on 29 Dec. at --  hus. of ---   father of -- Waimari Cemetery -- 
HEAD - Arthur Lawrence, son of late George & Margaret,  brother of --  stepbrother of ----

Deaths - 190
NEWTON - George Norman,  on 30 Dec. at --  hus. of late Kathleen,  father of --  age 72 -- Canterbury Crematorium ---
PARKER - Pamela Lydia,  on 29 Dec. at Auckland,  -- wife of -- mother of -- sister of -- age 57 -- 
PEARCE - William Harold,  on 29 Dec. at Westport,  hus. of --  father of -- age 78 -- 
SCOULAR - Peter Guy,  on 30 Dec. at --  hus. of --  father of -- 
SUTTON - Jessie (nee Dando)  on 29 Dec. at --  wife of late Colin Lambert,  mother of --  age 77 --

Memorial Service - 191
ELLIS -  Rev. John Francis,  former Vicar of Sydenham Parish

In Memoriam -  191
DAY - William Joseph,  on 31 Dec. 1982 -- 
DELLOW - Adrienne June,  on 2 Jan. 1983 ---
EDEN - Terry,   1 yr ago today --
HEESE - Tanya,   accidentally drowned 1 yr tomorrow. --
LUMSDEN - Hector Gordon,  on 31 Dec. 1981 --- 

In Memoriam - 192
SCHMACK - Arthur Francis,  -- on 31 Dec. 1976 --
SHEARMAN - Myra Maureen,  on 1 Jan. 1977 --
WEBB - Maurice Alfred,  on 31 Dec. 1982 --
WELLS - Reginald Stephen,  on 31 Dec. 1977 ---  

Golden Weddings -  193
PARISH -  may & Arnold,  on 1 Jan. 1934, at -- Temuka.
TAYLOR - KENT - William & Mary,  on 3 Jan. 1924 at Eugowa, NSW -----

37th Anniversary  -193
SYCAMORE - 

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
14 August 2014
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