Whanganui Funeral Notices

Listed in order of publication date

BEAVEN, Constance Agnes (Con) (nee Brownlie)

Passing: 7th November 2020
Funeral: 21st November 2020
Published: 9th November 2020

Passed away peacefully at Summerset in Wanganui on Saturday 7th November 2020, aged 106 years & 7 months.

Dearly loved wife of the late Jack and much loved mother and mother in law of Ian & Jenni, Ray & Lynne, Janet & Tanna and Graham & Catherine. Loved Grandma of her 16 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

The family are grateful to all the staff at Summerset for the care they gave Con during her later years.

Friends and family are invited to a celebration of Con's life in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Saturday, 21st November 2020 at 2.00pm.

Cleveland Funeral Home


MACGREGOR, Margaret Rose

Passing: 5th November 2020
Funeral: 11th November 2020
Published: 8th November 2020

Peacefully at New Vista Rest Home on 5th November 2020, in her 85th year.

Dearly loved wife of the late Gregor. Loved Mum of Graham and Jackie, Ian, and Susan Leslie and Brent Harrison.

Loved Nana of James, Kimberly, Abby, Bonnie, and Eva, and her 5 great grandchildren.

Loved sister of the late Max, Freda, and Maurice.

In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice Whanganui would be appreciated and may be placed in the Church Foyer or sent C/- PO Box 7102.

Special thanks to the team at New Vista for their loving care of Margaret.

A service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held in St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Guyton Street, Wanganui on Wednesday 11th November 2020 at 11.00am.

Cleveland Funeral Home


DEVINE, John Joseph

Passing: 30th October 2020
Funeral: 5th November 2020
Published: 2nd November 2020

Passed away suddenly but peacefully at home in Wanganui on Friday, 30th October 2020, aged 85 years.

Rest In Peace.

Beloved husband of the late Julianne for 59 years.

Loved Father and Father in law of Chris, Jo, Megan and Simon Mouat (Sydney), Bridget and the late Barny Ayris, and Grandad to Ben, and Declan; Imogen, and Harry.

Rosary will be held in St Mary's Catholic Church, 1 Campbell Street, Wanganui, on Wednesday 4th November 2020 at 4:30pm. H

is funeral mass will be celebrated in St Mary’s on Thursday, 5th November 2020 at 1.30pm.

Cleveland Funeral Home


RANGIRANGI, Pania Wikitoria

Passing: 26th October 2020
Funeral: 29th October 2020
Published: 26th October 2020

Passed peacefully in Hospice Whanganui on 26th October 2020.

Loving partner of Jack Hollenback. Loving mother and mother in law of Natasha, Rikkimay, Harley and Stephaine, Ford, and Wikitoria.

A loving grandmother, aunty, sister, and friend to many.

Pania is laying at 35 Carson Street, Whanganui. Her funeral service will be held at the house on Thursday 29th October 2020 at 11.00am, followed by cremation at the Aramoho Crematorium.

Cleveland Funeral Home


BARRIE, Monica Roden

Passing: 20th October 2020
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 24th October 2020

Died Wanganui 20th October 2020.

Born Selkirk Scotland.

Dearest wife of the late Adam Barrie.

Beloved mother and mother in law of Kim and Terry (Bill) Kennedy, Leeza and Anton willis, Johnnie Barrie, and Scott Barrie. Adored Granny and friend of Aysha, Amy, Leia, Calum, Zen, Marek, Jayden, and Taylor. Great Gran of 12. Loving Aunt of Frances Innes (Selkirk, Scotland)

In accordance with Mum’s wishes a private family service has been held. ‘Rest In Peace our Bonnie Lass’

Cleveland Funeral Home



Passing: 20th October 2020
Funeral: 27th October 2020
Published: 21st October 2020

Passed peacefully on Tuesday 20th October 2020 in Whanganui.

Beloved mother of Ginny, Rob, Andrew, and Chris, grandmother, great grandmother and even great great grandmother (yes we know she was amazing) to too many to list here. She has joined her late husband Tom in the great hereafter.

Thank you to the lovely staff at St John's Healthcare who made her last days comfortable.

Rest In Peace.

Love always.

A Memorial Service to celebrate Pam’s life will be held in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre St, Whanganui on Tuesday 27th October at 3pm.

In Memory of Pam, Donations to Canteen would be appreciated.

Cleveland Funeral Home


JACKSON: Peter George

Passing: 1st October 2020
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 20th October 2020

Passed away peacefully on Thursday 1st October 2020 with family by his side.

Loved by his wife Gwendolyn, her family of Graeme, and Richard (Brett) and (the late) Carolyn, and grandchildren Logan, and Ethan; Matthew, and Louise.

To Hospice and Summerset Village staff thank you for the fantastic support, you’re all amazing.

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

“Fly high, dear man, you’ve earned your wings”

Cleveland Funeral Home


TEREWI, Paraire Paikea, (Pike)

Passing: 13th October 2020
Funeral: 16th October 2020
Published: 14th October 2020

Reg No: N367115 WO1, RSM (Rtd), Royal New Zealand Corps of Transport (RNZCT), Ex Thai Border, Malaya, Borneo, Vietnam. (Military Service; 1963 - 1988).

On Tuesday 13th October 2020, peacefully at home in Whanganui, aged 77 years.

Dearly loved husband and Darling Heart of Sandra. Brother of the late Sid, Ted, Rebecca, Ephraim, and Moses. A loved father, stepfather, uncle, and special Poppa to all the grandchildren.

Pike will lay in State at home, 79 Anzac Parade, Whanganui East.

Sandra invites viewings on Thursday 15th October.

Pike’s funeral service will be held at the Cleveland Funeral Home, 179 Ingestre Street, Whanganui on Friday 16th October at 10.30.am, and will be live streamed on www.clevelandfunerals.co.nz, then followed by interment in the Servicemen’s Lawn Cemetery, Aramoho.

(this notice was prepared by Pike)



all personnel are invited to attend the RSA service at the graveside for their late comrade Paraire (Pike) Terewi Reg No: N367115 WO, RSM 1963-1988.

Cleveland Funeral Home


ROXBOROUGH, Lorraine Edith

Passing: 13th October 2020
Funeral: 22nd October 2020
Published: 14th October 2020

Peacefully in Lower Hutt on Tuesday, 13th October 2020.

Loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan and Neralee, Warren and Kirsten, and Andrew and Kellie. Much loved Nana Raine of Tayla, Jorja; Alexandra, Hannah; Carter, and Henri. Loved sister and sister-in-law of Brian, and Philip and Diane.

Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Mum’s life in the Cleveland Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Whanganui,on Thursday 22nd October at 2.00pm.

Cleveland Funeral Home


MILLS, Ross Craighead (Joblin-Mills)

Passing: 14th October 2020
Funeral: 17th October 2020
Published: 14th October 2020

7th January,1954 - 14th October, 2020

Passed away peacefully at home, so dearly loved by his family and friends.

Son of the late Craig and late Barbara, brother of Stuart and Victoria.

Husband of Kate and the late Lynette, father of Joshua, Reuben, Nicholas, Aidan, Sigrid, Alice and their partners. Opa to his 8 darling grandchildren and respected member of the wider Mills, Joblin and Power families.

Ross is with us at home until his funeral.

His funeral will take place on Saturday 17th October, 11.00 am at 19 St Oswald’s Drive, Brunswick, Whanganui.

Cleveland Funeral Home