Whanganui Funeral Notices

Listed in order of publication date

POLLOCK, Babs (Georgena Jane), (nee Tulloch)

Passing: 21st July 2020
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 2nd August 2020

Peacefully in St Johns Health Care on Tuesday, 21st July 2020, aged 89 years.

Beloved wife and soul mate of Ron. Very much loved Mum of Alex and Liz, and Keith and Daryl. Much loved Nana of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

At Babs’ request a family farewell has been held.

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ROBB, Ruth Mary, (nee Bloor)

Passing: 28th July 2020
Funeral: 8th August 2020
Published: 31st July 2020

Passed peacefully in Whanganui on Tuesday, 28th July 2020, aged 78 years.

Loved wife of the late Bruce Robb. Much loved mother and mother in law of Dougal and Sandee. Loving Nana and Step Nana of Matt, Dylan and Jorjah, Cory and Nicole, and Kayce. Loved Great Nana and step Great Nana of Owen, Madisyn, Reneti, and Mckenna. A loved Mum to her “hairy baby” Sam.

A service to celebrate Ruth’s life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street Whanganui, on Saturday 8th August 2020, at 1.00pm.

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HARRISON, Ted

Passing: 28th July 2020
Funeral: 1st August 2020
Published: 29th July 2020

In Wanganui on 28th July 2020, and 83 years.

Very dearly loved husband for 59 years of Judith (the boss!)

Hunting and fishing mate of Glen, Craig and the late Bryce. Grandad of Louis, and Jourdan, friend of Diane, and Gaye.

“Greatly missed by us all”

Friends are invited to attend a service for Ted in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Saturday 1st August 2020, at 10:30am.

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JONES, William George, (Bill)

Passing: 22nd July 2020
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 27th July 2020

Passed over on 22 July 2020.

Best friend and darling husband of Christine Eireen Jones. Much loved Dad and father in law of Leanne and Nick, Vincent, and Lance and Robyn. Much cherished Poppa of Sonia, Lauren, Cameron, Daniel, Courteney, and Bradly, and loved Great Poppa to Harper, and Heidi. Beloved brother of Shirley and Glen.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Royal New Zealand Foundation For The Blind would be appreciated and may be sent C/- Cleveland Funeral Home, PO Box 7102, Wanganui.

In accordance with Bill’s wishes a private service has been held.

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ALLEN, Gaye Patricia

Passing: 24th July 2020
Funeral: 28th July 2020
Published: 26th July 2020

Passed away peacefully in Whanganui Hospital on Friday 24th July 2020, aged 67 years.

Dearly loved daughter of the late Ali and Pat. Loved Sister of Ali and (the late) Esdale, David and Jenny, Robert and Sheena, and Grant and Kim.

Special thanks to Gaye’s carers at IHC/Idea Services, Nikau Street, and the staff at Whanganui Hospital CCU.

A service to celebrate Gaye's life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui, on Tuesday, 28th of July 2020 at 3:30pm.

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FRANCIS, Nancy Margaret (nee White)

Passing: 27th March 2020
Funeral: Memorial Svce - 25th July
Published: 21st July 2020

Peacefully in Wanganui on 27th March 2020. Aged 107 years.

Much loved wife of the late Owen. Dearly loved mother and mother in law of Carole and the late Alan Gibbard, Brian and Judith, Ross and Lois. A loved Nana of her nine Grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter. A good friend of so many.

A memorial service to celebrate of Nancy’s life and lay her ashes to rest will be held in the Cleveland Chapel 179 Ingestre Street Wanganui on Saturday 25th July 2020, at 1:30pm.

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EDMONDS, Alick David (Eddy)

Passing: 18th July 2020
Funeral: 21st July 2020
Published: 20th July 2020

Passed away on 18th July 2020, peacefully at home surrounded by his whanau.

Dearly loved father, grandfather, great grandfather, father-in-law, uncle and brother.

Respected ‘personal mechanic’ of the Browne, Bennett, and Tahau whanau, and auto wrecker to the rich and famous.

His farewell will be at his home in Duigan Street, Tuesday 21st July 2020, at 11.00am.

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WADEY, John Armstrong

Passing: 14th July 2020
Funeral: 22nd July 2020
Published: 17th July 2020

Peacefully in Whanganui Hospital on 14th July 2020, aged 82 years.

Loved partner and soul mate of Mary Anne. Much loved Dad of (the late) Michael, Glenn and Christine, and Simon and Robyn.

Loved Pa of Adam, Ella, and Finn. Special family member of Kieran, Catherine and Moa, Michael and Lindie; Laila, Ali, and Dusty.

Loved brother of Janine Reid, and Sue Rushworth. Husband of the late Colleen. a service to celebrate John’s life will be held in All Saints Anglican Church, Cnr Duncan and Moana Streets, Wanganui on Wednesday 22nd July 2020 at 1:30pm.

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BROWN, Harry

Passing: 13th July 2020
Funeral: 21st July 2020
Published: 17th July 2020

(Formerly of Ohakune).

Peacefully in Summerset Centre Wanganui on Monday, 13th July 2020, aged 83 years.

Loved son of the late Harry and Gladys.

Special cousin and friend of Stephen Evans, John Evans, Sue Martin, Alan Smeaton, Ruth Evans, Gladys Smeaton, and their families.

Special thanks to the carers at Summerset.

A service to celebrate Harry’s life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Tuesday 21st July 2020 at 1.30pm.

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WEBSTER, Colleen Roslyn Mary, (nee Bell)

Passing: 15th July 2020
Funeral: 20th July 2020
Published: 17th July 2020

In Hospice Whanganui on Wednesday, 15th July 2020, aged 72 years.

Loved wife of the late Robert. Much loved Mum of Kim, and Robyn, and loving Granny of Zavier. A special step mum and friend of Keith, and Paul and their family’s

A much loved sister of Mike, Colin, and the late Bob, and Terry.

Loved sister-in-law, Step mother, Aunt and friend.

In memory of Colleen, donations to Hospice Whanganui would be appreciated and can be left at the funeral service or sent to PO Box 4284, Wanganui.

A service to celebrate Colleen’s life will be held in St Peters Anglican Church, Koromiko Road Wanganui, on Monday 20th of July 2020 at 1.30PM.

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