Current Funerals

SMITH, Lewis Raymond


Passed away unexpectedly in Taupo on 28th February 2021 in his 75th year.

Dearest husband of Sue. Loved father of Craig, Jason, Denise and Daryn. Adored grandad and great grandad.

Ceremony at 10am Friday 5th March at Pyes Pa Memorial Park, Tui Lounge, 403 Pyes Pa Road, Tauranga.

In lieu of flowers, donations to St Johns may be left at the service.

MCLEOD, Florence Valentine (nee Postlewaight) ‘Flo’

Passed away peacefully  February 20, 2021 in her 98th year. Wife of the late Revel. Mother of Evelyn, Margaret, Dianne, Susan, Peter and Linda. Nana to her many grandchildren, great, and great great grandchildren.

Now in Jehovah’s memory awaiting her resurrection.

A memorial service will be held at 2pm, Saturday March 6, 2021 at Olive Tree Cottage, 247 Joyce Road, Tauranga. Special thanks to the staff at Mitchell Court and Radius Matua. Messages may be sent to Flo’s family c/- Hope Family Funerals, 4 Keenan Road, RD 3, Tauranga 3173.

HODGES, Helen Lorraine (nee Key)
Passed away 23rd February 2021. Loved wife of the late Kenneth. Cherished mother to Murray, Adrienne, the late Warren, and their families.

In accordance with Helen’s wishes a private cremation has taken place.

In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance please.

MAIN, Helen Chisholm

30/07/1938 – 11/02/2021

Beloved mother of Matt and Lou (Billy), mother-in-law to Anne, grandmother to Mamae, Asher and Taylor, aunt, sister, cousin and dear friend, treasured by so many, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning in the arms of her daughter. She went with grace after a long courageous struggle with cancer. Helen was an inspiration to us all (including the aliens).

Mum, your love has touched so many, and it is your love that will endure for eternity. You will be deeply missed.

P.S. Don’t forget to pay Mars a visit in your way through.

A service to farewell will be held at the Tauranga Yacht Club, 90 Keith Allen Drive, Tauranga at 1pm, Saturday 20th February 2021. Messages may be sent to Helen’s family c/- Hope Family Funerals, 4 Keenan Road, RD 3, Tauranga 3173.

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