Jack Passings – October 2018

EASTLAKE, Terence John (Terry). NZ 13621 Seaman, RNZN On Friday 26 October 2018, peacefully at home with family around him. Loved husband of the late Doreen and father of Kevin, Joanne, Mandy, Paula and the late Alan. Father in law to Dick and Luis. Grandfather to many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Our sincere thanks to the medical staff of Hospice, Doctor, St. John Ambulance and special thanks to Geneva carers. ‘ Cheers to his shipmates at the Helensville R S A. In lieu of flowers donations to the Helensville R.S.A. would be appreciated. A celebration of Terry’s life will be held in the Main Chapel of the Morrison Funeral Home, 220 Universal Drive, Henderson on Thursday 1st. November 2018 at12.30 p.m.

PALTRIDGE, Brian Earl Reg No: NZ15035. RNZN. Passed away on Monday, 22nd October 2018, at San Michele Home & Hospital, Te Awamutu. Aged 82 years. Father of Kerry, Rebekah, Sarah and Robert. Special thanks to the staff of San Michele Home & Hospital for their ongoing care over the past three years. At Brian’s request a private cremation has taken place. All communications to the Paltridge Family, c/- 262 Ohaupo Road, Te Awamutu 3800.

BLICK, Graham Felix O.Tel 4310 RNZN. Peacefully at Rowena Jackson Retirement Village, Invercargill, on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Aged 96 years. Dearly beloved husband of the late Norma Ivy. Beloved father and father-in-law of David and Helen Blick (Otematata), Jenny and Doug Beck, and Andree and Russell Cunningham. Treasured grandfather of Robert, Anton, Joanna and Peter; Simon, David and Nigel; Kate and Alex and their partners. Proud great-grandad to his 16 great-grandchildren. A special thanks to all the staff at Rowena Jackson. A service for Graham will be held at First Church, Tay Street, Invercargill, 1.30pm, on Wednesday, October 24, followed by burial at the Eastern Cemetery. Messages to 7 Lamond Street West, Rosedale, Invercargill 9810.Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons Ltd

YOUNG Andrew Aitken (Andy) Reg. No. NZ7276, AB, RNZN, WW2. Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Hutt Hospital on 16 October 2018, in his 94th year. Loved husband of the late Peggy. Loved father and father-in-law of David and Susan. Grandad to Sophie and Harriett; great-grandfather of Charles Andrew and beloved friend of Judy. In lieu of flowers donations to the Te Omanga Hospice (PO Box 30-814, Lower Hutt 5040) would be appreciated or may be left at the Service. Special thanks to the staff of the Medical Ward at Hutt Hospital for their loving care and support. A service to celebrate Andrew’s life will be held in the Small Crematorium Chapel, Karori Cemetery, Karori, on Friday, 19 October at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. All messages to the “Young Family” c/- PO Box 30 127, Lower Hutt 5040.

HORNE, Richard Joseph. RNZN 15110 Passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday 17 October 2018, 81 years young. Loved husband of Annette, loved father and father in law to Tony and Kathy, Helga, the late Ricky, Aaron and Sabina, Jason, Bryce and Noel. Grandad to Michael, Kristy, Adelaide, Callum, Tarrel, Tobias, Kyan, Pacey, Joseph, Juliet, Teo, Olivia, and Lennox and great grandad of Parker and Zoe. Loved by all. Huge thanks to the response team on Wednesday night and the ongoing care and support from the team at The Doctors Birkenhead Avenue. No flowers by request donations to St John PO Box 331178, Takapuna. A service for Richard will be held at Birkenhead RSA Recreation Drive, Birkenhead at 10 am on Wednesday 24 October.

MAHONEY, Brian John M.B.E. Cdr (Rtd) RNZN Service No. 15167 On the 13th of October, 2018, peacefully at Ambridge Rose Manor, aged 81 years. Loved husband of Carol and father of Dawn, Peter, Shaun and Mark. Loved grandad of Sarah, Harry, Jack, Tim, Poppy, Rachel, Isobel, Simon, Stephen and Nathan. Loved brother of Neil. A service will be held at the Naval Memorial Chapel of St. Christopher, HMNZS Philomel (Naval Base), Queens Parade, Devonport, on Friday the 19th of October at 11:00 a.m. Please note: Photo ID is required for entry to the Base.

MURPHY, Bryan Eugene (Spud). 17697 ex RNZN Finally found peace while “surrounded by love”, on Sunday 7, 2018 at Brittany House, Hastings. Dearly loved husband of Jude. Treasured dad of Sarnia and Paul Brewer, Darren (Dee) Murphy, Deon and Jo Warren, Tanya and Desi Hughes. Adored Poppa of Natasha, Zoe, Adrienne, Brienna, Andrew, Lance, Bronson, Alana and Matthew. Loved brother and uncle of many. A service for Spud will be held at St Peter Chanel, Gordon Road, Hastings on Thursday, October 11, 2018, at 1.00pm, followed by an interment at the Hastings Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers a donation to the RSA Welfare Fund, Hastings would be appreciated. Online tributes can be made at www.tnphb.co.nz or messages to “the Murphy family”, c/- P.O Box 967, Hastings 4156.