10th October 1947 – 5th November 2023
Passed peacefully Sunday 5th November 2023 at Hastings Hospital, aged 76.
Beloved husband of Helen(dec), beloved father of Janine, Lisa, Brent, and stepsons Joel and Grant. Grandfather of many. Dearly loved brother of Michelle, Megan, Grant (dec), Craig, Glenn (dec).
Bravely and positively fought the total paralysis caused by an injury during a medical procedure 12 months ago at Hastings Hospital. Gordon had his wish to live back in Wairoa in his home with his dog even though was just a short time. Special thanks to the amazing and caring care workers and to his wonderful friends, especially Dot and Lance Watkins. They enabled Gordon to have 24 hour care in his own home.
A service will be held at Pickering's Chapel Saturday 18th November at 1pm. Followed by interment at Wairoa Cemetery. Gordon will be buried beside his beloved wife Helen.
26/11/1949 - 30/10/2023
Passed away peacefully at home on Monday 30 October 2023.
Much loved and loving husband of Helen. Awesome dad to Camelia (Dec), Dayana & Lucas, Leanna, Kimberly & Jimmy.
Cherished cheeky Papa to Kyran & Jaz, Hannah & Caleb, Shayna & Fulton, Zoe, Rylee, Lukah, Leilani, Nadia & Jade, William, Tyson, Tylah & Windsor
Great Papa to Ashton, Colton, Ivy, Blade, Mahli, Indie, Brock, Taitoa, Zee & Nanny.
Dearly loved son, brother, uncle, cousin & good friend to many. King of the road.
A service has been held followed by a private cremation.
Acts 24 verse 15
Passed away on Sunday 29 October 2023 aged 52 Years.
Loving son of Douglas and Matilda Hakopa. Loving brother, uncle and cousin.
Heremia will lie at 164 McLean Street, Wairoa until Thursday the 2nd of November 2023 where a funeral service for Heremia will be held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 8 McLean St, Wairoa at 11am. He will then be laid to rest at Te Kopua o te Hinewaimako Urupa.
Sunrise 21.03.1959 – Sunset 22.10.2023
Passed away suddenly in Wellington Hospital on Saturday 22nd October 2023.
Loving and loved husband to Roberta(dec). Hardworking and inspirational Dad to Lisa, William, Roxanne, Samuel and Steven. Proud Koro to Cruz, Porsha, Cree, Hunter, Cole and Amber. Cherished brother, uncle, nephew and good mate to many. A staunch and loyal life time member of the Nuhaka Rugby Club.
Dad will lie at Manutai Marae from Tuesday 24.10.2023 where his tangi will be held on Thursday 26.10.2023 at 11am, followed by his nehu in the Nuhaka Public Cemetery with his darling, Roberta.
“Rest easy Dad, your mahi is done.”
10.05.2005 – 20.10.2023
It is with a heavy heart the whanau advise of our boy’s sudden passing.
Much loved son of Lani and Fabian (dec). Annoying but caring brother to Leigh-Sharnie, Lakie, Lenaire, Arligance, Nicody and Pledge. Best “bro” to Pekz, Lees, Aroz and Kiyahna. Cherished love of Leggy. Loving grandson, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend to many.
Journey will travel home to Waimako Marae, Monday 23rd October 2023, where his tangi will be held on Wednesday 25th October 2023 at 11am followed by his burial in Orangi Tirohia Urupa, Tuai.
“Ryder Of The Mist”