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MILNE, Michael William.

After a short illness, Michael passed away at home on Thursday 17th June 2021. Loved husband and friend to Suzanne. Loved Dad to Emma and Tim. Loved grandpa to Lachlan and Madeline. Loved son-in-law to Hugh. Loved brother-in-law to Marilyn and Jon, Frances and Paul, and also his brothers and their wives Anthony (Tony) and Dale, Geoffery and Kerry, Allan and Karen. Loved uncle and great uncle to all his nieces and nephews.

“Special thanks to Catherine District Nurse”

A celebration of Michael`s life will be held in St. Paul’s Church, Dee Street, Invercargill on Monday 21st June 2021 at 2.30 pm, followed by a private cremation. No flowers by request, but donations to Western Southland District Nurses will be gratefully accepted and can be made at the service. Messages to 26 Moana Street, Riverton.

SMITH, Gillian Elizabeth.(Nee Harris)

19 March 1939 - 4 June 2021

It is with great sadness Gill’s children, Dianne Hobbs, Russell, Andy, John, and Wallace Herring announce her passing at Rowena Jackson Retirement Village on 4 June 2021. Loved Mother-in-Law of Kim, Maree, and Helen.Treasured Granny Smith of Raoul and Sophie, Shane, Karlie and Rachael, Cameron and Renee, Claire and Matt, Joe, Sam, Alex, and Victoria.Proud Great Grandma of Meesha and Hudson. Gill was also a cherished sister to Colleen, Vaunda, Kit and John (deceased). A private cremation has been held and once Australia has re-opened allowing family to gather, a Memorial Service to celebrate Gill’s life will be held.A notification of time and date will be published. Messages of condolence can be sent to 16 Moana St, Gladstone, Invercargill. No flowers by request please

(nee Harris).

19 March 1939 - 4 June 2021

It is with great sadness Gill’s children, Dianne Hobbs, Russell, Andy, John, and Wallace Herring announce her passing at Rowena Jackson Retirement Village on 4 June 2021. Loved Mother-in-Law of Kim, Maree, and Helen.Treasured Granny Smith of Raoul and Sophie, Shane, Karlie and Rachael, Cameron and Renee, Claire and Matt, Joe, Sam, Alex, and Victoria.Proud Great Grandma of Meesha and Hudson. Gill was also a cherished sister to Colleen, Vaunda, Kit and John (deceased). A private cremation has been held and once Australia has re-opened allowing family to gather, a Memorial Service to celebrate Gill’s life will be held.A notification of time and date will be published. Messages of condolence can be sent to 16 Moana St, Gladstone, Invercargill. No flowers by request please

McNoe, Anita Louise.

(Nee Cameron), formally Kennard. Peacefully at home after a brave battle, with her family at her side, on Sunday

13th June 2021. Loved Wife of Murray. Loved Mother of Trevor, the late Sharyn, Judith, Murray, Linda, Stephen, Suzan, Barry, and Joanne. A loved Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Great Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunty and Friend. A service to celebrate Anita’s life will be held in the Salvation Army Hall, Victoria Ave, Invercargill on Friday 18th June 2021 at 1pm followed by an interment at the Eastern Cemetery. Donations to Salvation Army would be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Anita will be resting at home until Friday. Messages to “McNoe Family”, PO Box 632, Invercargill

HARPER, Katherine Elizabeth. (Kathy).

Peacefully in her sleep after a short illness, at home with Presley by her side, on Monday 7th June 2021. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Kate and Peter, and Ben. Treasured Nana of Presley, the love of her life. Loved Nan of Sooty and Finn. Treasured sister of Dianne and Marilyn, A loved aunty to all her nephews and nieces. A service to celebrate Kathy’s life will be held in The Sacred Heart Parish, 449 North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill, on Friday 11th June at 12 noon, followed by a private interment. In lieu of flowers, donations for Hospice Southland would be gratefully accepted and left at the service. Messages to PO Box 632, Invercargill.

​ LIDDELL, Bruce Andrew.

Unexpectedly on Friday 28th May 2021, aged 60 years. Dearly loved son of Barrie and the late Cathy. Loved brother of Caroline, Alistair, and Denise (Wellington). A loved nephew and cousin. A private cremation has been held. Messages to ”Liddell Family”, 8 Grange Street Winton.

​ SIM, Olive Shirley Lavinia.

Peacefully passed away on Monday 31st May 2021 at Southland Hospital. Beloved daughter of the late Chauncey and Lavinia Sim, and much loved sister and sister in-law of Ruth and the late Jimmy Hemera, and the late Bert and Beth Sim. Loved Aunt of all her nieces, nephews, and extended families. A very special thankyou to the staff at Cargill Resthome and also to the Medical Staff at Ward 16, Southland Hospital. A service to celebrate Olive’s life will be held at Lindisfarne Community Church, 22 Lindisfarne Street Invercargill on Friday 4th June 2021 at 2pm. Messages to 154 Kelvin Street Invercargill.

​ CONNOR, Daphne.

21-9-1932 ~ 29-5-2021 Loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Glenda Braithwaite (Mataura), Robin and Caroline Braithwaite (Waimahaka), Diane Sim (Nelson), and the late Elizabeth Harris and the late Trevor Braithwaite. Loved Nana, great nana, and great-great nana. Loved sister of the late Richard Horne and Sylvia Durham, Betty Ludlow, and Dorothy Sloper. The family would like to thank all the staff at Calvary Rest Home, for the fantastic care that Daphne received. A private cremation has been held. Messages may be sent to Diane Sim, 6 Gershwyn Grove, Stoke, Nelson.

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