Desmond (Des) HORWELL

Death Notice
  • "Our thoughts are with you all at this time. Des was such a..."
    - Helen Hewertson

Desmond Albert (Des):
Passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital on Saturday, October 7, 2017, in his 94th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Noreen for 72 years, father and father-in-law of Denise and the late David, Gavin and Monica, grandfather of the late Stephen, Michelle, Richard, and Kristy, great-grandfather of Aaron, Danielle, Samuel, and Madison, great-great-grandfather of Stevie, Laychan, Kaysen, Brooklyn, and Korbyn. A special thank you to the staff of Admatha Rest Home. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Des Horwell, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Celebration of Des' life will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, corner of Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, Tomorrow (Thursday), at 10.30am. Private cremation to follow.


Published in The Press from Oct. 9 to Oct. 11, 2017