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George Henry GOODLEY
( George )
( 1947 - 2018 )

11:30 am Monday, 15th October 2018 27 Kelly Street, Opotiki
GOODLEY, George Henry. Peacefully at home on Friday 12th October 2018, aged 70. Dearly loved husband of Annette. Cherished father of the late Georgie. Loved Uncle/Dad of Anthony. Poppa of Evalyn. Dearly loved and respected by all his family. A celebration of George’s life will be held at 11:30am on Monday 15th October at the Family Home, followed by a burial. All messages please to the Goodley Family C/- Willetts Funeral Services Ltd, 2070 Whakatane.



Douglas Thomas Arthur MORROW
( Douglas )
( 1941 - 2018 )

10:30 am Tuesday, 16th October 2018 Willetts Funeral Services Ltd Chapel, 21 King Street, Whakatane
MORROW Douglas Thomas Arthur (Doug) Regtl No 209482 NZ Army Captain. On Thursday 11th October 2018 peacefully in Whakatane Hospital after a very short illness, aged 76. Loved husband of the late Grace. Loved father and father in law of Stuart and Suzy (USA), Bryan and Ruth. A much loved grandfather and great grandfather. A funeral service for Doug will be held in the chapel of Willetts Funeral Services Ltd, 21 King Street, Whakatane on Tuesday 16th October at 10.30am followed by burial in the New Lawn Memorial section of Hillcrest Cemetery, Ohope Road, Whakatane. Communications please to the Morrow family, c/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Kaye Rosemary GRAHAM
( Kaye )
( 1936 - 2018 )

1:00 pm Tuesday, 16th October 2018 St George and St John, Domain Rd, Whakatane
GRAHAM Kaye Rosemary. On Tuesday 9th October 2018, suddenly at her home in Awakeri, in her 82nd year. Dearly beloved wife of the late Bill. Loved mother and mother in law of Allan (dec) and Margaret, Sara and Brock Curtis (Canada), Megan and Pat. Dearly beloved ‘Muma’ of her ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. A celebration of Kaye’s life will be held in the Church of St George and St John, Domain Road, Whakatane on Tuesday 16th October at 1pm followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to St John Ambulance, PO Box 154 Whakatane, or may be left at the service. Communications please to the Graham family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Evelyn BELL
( Evelyn )
( 1930 - 2018 )

11:00 am Wednesday, 17th October 2018 Willetts Funeral Services Ltd Chapel, 21 King Street, Whakatane
BELL, Evelyn. On Saturday 13th October 2018, peacefully at Matua, Tauranga, aged 88. Dearly loved wife of the late Barry. Loved Mother of Adrienne and Murray, Tony and Carlene, Sue and Pinky, Jenny, Robyn and Gareth. Nana Bell of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. A celebration of Evelyn’s life will be held at 11am on Wednesday 17th October in the chapel of Willetts Funeral Services Ltd, 21 King Street Whakatane, followed by a private cremation. All messages please to the Bell family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Hoani Terere Waipuke TEMEPARA - TEMPLE
( JT )
( 1947 - 2018 )

11:00 am Wednesday, 17th October 2018 Omarumutu Marae, Opotiki
TEMPLE, John (JT). On Sunday 14th October 2018, passed peacefully, surrounded by whanau at Whakatane Hosptial. Cherished husband of Tarere. Harty dad to Bonny and Annette, Jonnina, Te Hau and Tammy. Loving Papa to Tahliah, Wairua and Te Koha Mairangi. Whaangai Papa to Kasey, Son, Joseph and Hoani. Nehu will be held at Omarumutu Marae on Wednesday 17th October at 11am. Followed by burial at Rangimatanui Urupa.



Edwina Moepuke KEEN
( Edwina )
( 1938 - 2018 )

2:00 pm Wednesday, 17th October 2018 Willetts Funeral Services Ltd Chapel, 21 King Street, Whakatane
KEEN, Edwina Moepuke (nee Marshall). On Monday 15th October 2018, peacefully surrounded by her whanau at Whakatane Hospital, aged 80 years. Loving wife of the late Don Keen. Daughter of Kataraina Patena Mariu (Ngati Tuwharetoa Whanganui) and Tame Akapita Marshall (Whanganui, Ngati Rangi, Nga Wairiki, Ngati Ruanui). Will be sadly missed by her Marshall whanau, Piriini whanau and Keen family. A celebration of Edwina’s life will be held in the chapel of Willetts Funeral Services Ltd, 21 King Street, Whakatane on Wednesday 17th October at 2pm, followed by a burial in the RSA section of the Hillcrest Cemetery, Ohope Road, Whakatane. Communications please to the Marshall whanau C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Donald GRANT
( Donald )
( 1935 - 2018 )

11:00 am Thursday, 18th October 2018 457 Thornton Road, RD4, Whakatane
GRANT Donald. On Monday 15th October 2018, peacefully at home with his family, aged 83. Dearly loved husband of Maureen. Loved father of Selina, Donella and Grant, Tom and Christine, Jared and Carly. Cherished Gran of Tom, Luke, Scott, Jenna and Dylan, Michael, Kate, Stephen, Jack and Jesse. Great grandfather of nine. A service for Donald will be held at his home, 457 Thornton Road, Whakatane on Thursday 18th October at 11am followed by burial at Taiwhakaea urupa. Communications please to the Grant family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Helen Winifred YOUNG
( Helen )
( 1934 - 2018 )

2:00 pm Friday, 19th October 2018 St George and St John, Domain Rd, Whakatane
YOUNG Helen Winifred (nee Ball). Peacefully at home on Thursday 11th October 2018, aged 84. Much loved wife of Donald (Don) for over 60 years. Beloved mother of Mark and Anne, Susan and Ian, Philip and Merle, Roger, and Karl and Rozanne. Loving nana of Christopher and Jeremy, Thomas and Lili, Sean and Tama, Genevieve and Madeleine, and great grandmother of Nikau. A service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held at the church of St George and St John, Domain Road, Whakatane on Friday 19th October at 2pm followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations would be appreciated to EBOP Hospice, PO Box 275 Whakatane, or may be left at the service. Communications please to the Young family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.



Joanne Ethel JOSS
( Joanne )
( 1954 - 2018 )

11:00 am Saturday, 20th October 2018 Kawerau Life Konnect, 371, River Road, Kawerau
JOSS, Joanne Ethel, of Kawerau. Passed away suddenly on 28 September 2018 while on a holiday of a lifetime, aged 64 years. Beloved wife of Stephen, mother and mother-in-law to Emma and Robbie, Jarrod and Matthew. Dearly loved daughter of Henry “Bo” and Yvonne and sister to Kaye and Stephen. Cherished grandmother to Sophie. A service for Joanne will be held at Life Konnect, 371 River Road, Kawerau, on Saturday 20 October, at 11am. The family asks that you wear colour to celebrate Joanne’s love of life. Communications please to the Joss family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.