Whanganui Funeral Notices

Listed in order of publication date

McDONNELL: John Patrick (Johnny Mac)

Passing: 13th May 2021
Funeral: 19th May 2021
Published: 13th May 2021

On 13th May 2021 peacefully in Wanganui.

Dearly loved husband of the late Val.

Much loved Dad & Father-in-law of Gael McDonnell, Joy & Roger Goldsworthy, John & Margaret, Jan & Doug Jones, and Shane & Raye.

Loved Grandad of all his Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, and Great Great Grandchildren.

All messages c/- The McDonnell Family, P.O. Box 583, Wanganui.

Friends are invited to attend a Service to celebrate John’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel, 208 Guyton Street, Wanganui on Wednesday 19th May 2021 at 1.00pm, to be followed by a Private Cremation.

Dempsey & Forrest

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CARTER: Beverley Joan (Bev)

Passing: 11th May 2021
Funeral: 14th May 2021
Published: 12th May 2021

Peacefully at Whanganui Hospital on Tuesday 11th May 2021.

Cherished wife of the late Paul and much loved mother and mother in law of Simon (Deceased) and Lilian, Chris and Di, and Jane.

Treasured grandmother (Bebi) and great grandmother of Hannah, James and Ashley; and Theo, Remy, Finn and Everly.

Much loved Aunt of all her nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers donations to St Johns Ambulance would be appreciated and may be left in the Church foyer.

All messages Carter family, C/- P.O. Box 341, Wanganui.

Heartfelt thanks to the wonderful

Staff at the Stroke Unit, Whanganui Hospital.

Friends are invited to a Service to celebrate Beverley’s life in Christ Church Anglican Church, Wicksteed St, Wanganui on Friday 14th May 2021 at 11.00am, to be followed by a private cremation.

Dempsey & Forrest

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TWEEDDALE: Helen Gladys

Passing: 10th May 2021
Funeral: 14th May 2021
Published: 11th May 2021

On 10th May 2021 peacefully at Summerset Care Centre, aged 70 years.

Dearly loved wife of Garry. A loving Mum of John and Michaela (London), and Michelle and Michael. A loved grandma of Ollie, and Harper.

A much loved sister, sister in law, aunty and great aunty.

Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Helen’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel, 208 Guyton Street, Wanganui on Friday 14th May 2021 at 11.00am, to be followed by a private cremation.

Dempsey & Forrest

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MIDDLETON: Dulcie (Darcie)

Passing: 8th May 2021
Funeral: 12th May 2021
Published: 10th May 2021

Peacefully on Saturday 8th May 2021 at Whanganui Hospital, aged 94 years.

Dearly loved and respected wife of the late Sandy.

Much loved and adored Mum & Mother-in-law of Aileen & Kev Taylor, Nancye & Ian Smith, Bruce & Linda and the late Jen, and Barbara and the late Paul Broederlow.

Much loved and adored ‘Darcie’ to her 13 grandchildren and her 12 great grandchildren and eagerly awaiting 3 more.

Will be missed by all the Middleton & Meuli families.

Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Dulcie’s life in the Church of The Good Shepherd, Weraroa Road, Waverley, on Wednesday 12th May 2021 at 1.30 p.m, to be followed by a private interment.

Dempsey & Forrest

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BELL: Ian Charles. (Chartered Accountant)

Passing: 5th May 2021
Funeral:
Published: 10th May 2021

On 5th May 2021, peacefully at Wanganui Hospital with loving family at his side, aged 86 years.

Dearly loved husband of the late Jocelyn. Much loved dad & father-in-law of David & Meg, & Peter.

Loved Granddad & Great Granddad of all his Grandchildren.

Loved Brother & Brother-in-law of the Late Colin & Adrienne, Joy & the late Ian Johnston, & Joan Costantine.

Donations to the Parkinson’s Society, Community House, 53 Ridgway Street, Wanganui, would be greatly appreciated.

All messages to the Bell Family, C/- PO Box 341, Wanganui.

‘A mighty Totara has fallen.’

In accordance with Ian’s wishes, a private family farewell has been held.

Dempsey & Forrest

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McCOSKERY: Kevin James

Passing: 5th May 2021
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 7th May 2021

On 5th May 2021, peacefully in Wanganui Hospital, aged 88 years.

Beloved husband of Margaret for 70 years. Dearly loved Dad and Father in Law of Jenny and Ross Waring, Sandra McCoskery,

Robyn Peacock, and Darryn and Richard. a much loved Pop of all his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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

Dempsey & Forrest

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HOCKLY: Ian John (Hock)

Passing: 26th April 2021
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 5th May 2021

On 26th April 2021, aged 82 years.

Husband of the late Marg. Father of Wayne and Nikki, Craig and Andrew, and Jamie and Jody.

Loved Pop to Emma, Ella, and Dillon.

In accordance with Hock’s wishes a Private Cremation has taken place.

Dempsey & Forrest

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COOK: Reginald Ellis (Reg)

Passing: 30th April 2021
Funeral: 3rd May 2021
Published: 2nd May 2021

Peacefully in Wanganui Hospital on 30th April 2021, aged 94 years.

Dearly beloved husband of Dulcie for 72 years. Much loved father and father in law of

Dennis and Sue Cook, Pam and Terry Lester, and the late Brent.

A loved Poppa and Pa of all his Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Reg’s life in the Forrest Lawn Chapel,

208 Guyton Street, Wanganui MONDAY 3rd May 2021 at 1.30pm, to be followed by

a private cremation

Dempsey & Forrest

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CAMPBELL: James Anthony (Jim

Passing: 27th April 2021
Funeral: Private Service Held
Published: 30th April 2021

Peacefully on 27th April 2021. Aged 73 years.

Loved son of Ellen and the late Jim Campbell. Loved father of all his children.

‘Gone off for one last hunt’

According to Jim’s wishes a private family gathering has been held.

Dempsey & Forrest

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POFF: Russell William

Passing: 29th April 2021
Funeral: 3rd May 2021
Published: 29th April 2021

On 29th April 2021, peacefully at Hospice Whanganui, surrounded by his loving family, aged 83 years.

Cherished Husband of Sue for 59 years.

Much loved Dad & Father-in-law of Anna & Kev, Sarah & Chris, Liz & Kel, and Mike & Anna.

Adored Rusty of his 8 Grandchildren.

“A great mate and smile maker to many.”

In lieu of flowers donations to Hospice Whanganui would be greatly appreciated and can be left at Russell’s Service.

Friends are invited to attend a Service to celebrate Russell’s life at the Wanganui Golf Club, 14 Clarkson Ave, Wanganui on Monday 3rd May 2021 at 1.30pm, to be followed by a Private Cremation.

Dempsey & Forrest

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