Address: 21 King Street Whakatane
Phone: Whakatane (07) 307 1111 Fax: (07) 307 2111 Opotiki:(07) 315 8888


Upcoming Services


Service Date/Time

Service Venue


Donald GRANT
( Donald )
( 1935 - 2018 )

11:00 am Thursday, 18th October 2018 457 Thornton Road, RD4, Whakatane
GRANT Donald. On Monday 15th October 2018, peacefully at home with his family, aged 83. Dearly loved husband of Maureen. Loved father of Selina, Donella and Grant, Tom and Christine, Jared and Carly. Cherished Gran of Tom, Luke, Scott, Jenna and Dylan, Michael, Kate, Stephen, Jack and Jesse. Great grandfather of nine. A service for Donald will be held at his home, 457 Thornton Road, Whakatane on Thursday 18th October at 11am followed by burial at Taiwhakaea urupa. Communications please to the Grant family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.

Helen Winifred YOUNG
( Helen )
( 1934 - 2018 )

2:00 pm Friday, 19th October 2018 St George and St John, Domain Rd, Whakatane
YOUNG Helen Winifred (nee Ball). Peacefully at home on Thursday 11th October 2018, aged 84. Much loved wife of Donald (Don) for over 60 years. Beloved mother of Mark and Anne, Susan and Ian, Philip and Merle, Roger, and Karl and Rozanne. Loving nana of Christopher and Jeremy, Thomas and Lili, Sean and Tama, Genevieve and Madeleine, and great grandmother of Nikau. A service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held at the church of St George and St John, Domain Road, Whakatane on Friday 19th October at 2pm followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations would be appreciated to EBOP Hospice, PO Box 275 Whakatane, or may be left at the service. Communications please to the Young family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.

Joanne Ethel JOSS
( Joanne )
( 1954 - 2018 )

11:00 am Saturday, 20th October 2018 Kawerau Life Konnect, 371, River Road, Kawerau
JOSS, Joanne Ethel, of Kawerau. Passed away suddenly on 28 September 2018 while on a holiday of a lifetime, aged 64 years. Beloved wife of Stephen, mother and mother-in-law to Emma and Robbie, Jarrod and Matthew. Dearly loved daughter of Henry “Bo” and Yvonne and sister to Kaye and Stephen. Cherished grandmother to Sophie. A service for Joanne will be held at Life Konnect, 371 River Road, Kawerau, on Saturday 20 October, at 11am. The family asks that you wear colour to celebrate Joanne’s love of life. Communications please to the Joss family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.

Lindsay Morse HENDERSON
( Linds )
( 1928 - 2018 )

11:00 am Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 Willetts Funeral Services Ltd Chapel, 21 King Street, Whakatane
Henderson, Lindsay Morse. Passed away at Auckland Hospital on Tuesday 16th October 2018, aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Nellie. Father of Phyllis, Gail, Julie, Maxine and Teri. Grandfather of 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. A service will be held at Willetts Funeral Service Ltd, 21 King Street, Whakatane on Tuesday 23rd October at 11am. Messages please to the Henderson Family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane

Madeline Pamela DRAYSON
( Pam )
( 1934 - 2018 )

11:00 am Wednesday, 24th October 2018 Willetts Funeral Services Ltd Chapel, 21 King Street, Whakatane
DRAYSON, Madeline Pamela (Pam) (nee Henderson). Passed away peacefully at home after a short illness on 18th October 2018. Loving mother of Mark, Aven and Rhys. Adored Grandmother of Matthew, Aaron, Lauresa, Erin, Bradley, Helena, Briar, Evan and Andre. Precious Great Grandmother of Ava, Amber, Bree, Sophie, Pippa, Blake, Ella, James, Amelia, Brock, Cooper, Luka and Daisy. Beloved youngest daughter of William (Bill) and Agnes Henderson. A funeral service for Pam will be held in the chapel of Willetts Funeral Services Ltd, 21 King Street, Whakatane on Wednesday 24th October at 11am followed by burial in the Memorial section of Hillcrest Cemetery, Ohope Road, Whakatane. Messages please to the Drayson family C/- PO Box 2070 Whakatane.