Ko Maungapōhatu, ko Maungahaumi, ko Whetumatarau ngā maunga.
Ko Tauranga, ko Mangatū, ko Awatere ngā awa.
Ko Tūhoe, ko Ngāriki Kaipūtahi, ko Ngāti Porou ngā iwi.
He tamāhine nā Joseph Whiri rāua ko Maude Robin.
MaryAnne Karauria (nee Whiri)
Passed away 17 January 2018 in Wairoa. Aged 67, sister of Harata Buchanan (dec), Tom Whiri (dec), Connie Pari, Ann Parkinson (dec), Maude Whiri (dec) and Margaret Whiri.
Wife of the late Anthony Karauria. Darling mother of Lydia, Doris and Sonny, Anthony, Jacadean and Joe, Edward and Joylene.
Loved Grandmother and Great Grandmother to all her mokopuna. And a loved Nanny MaryAnne to all of Wairoa.
MaryAnne's service will be held at Kihitu, Te Rauhina marae, Wairoa.
on Saturday 20 January, 11am, followed by burial at the Wairoa Cemetery.