8th October 1933 - 10th June 2023
89 years old.
Kua hinga te Kuini ō Ormond Road.
With great sadness we announce the passing of our matriarch, May Joyce Smith on 10 June 2023 in Wellington.
Wife of the late Barney Smith.
Cherished sister to Joe Christie and mother to Te Rina (Bub) & Graham (dec), Roberta (Picolo) & Paul, Les (Dec) & Ali, Phillip & Aneta, Dardanelles (dec), Aubrey & Jenny, and Mersamatruh. Beloved Nanny to her 21 grandchildren and 30 great grand children.
May will spend her last days amongst whānau between Wellington, returning to Wairoa on Wednesday.
We invite all whānau and friends to her service at 18 Ormond Road Wairoa, 12pm on Thursday 15th June, followed by her burial in Ruataniwha Urupa.
Kia au te moe.