Death Notice
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  • "ANICICH / RABBITT, Joy Florence: Dearly loved and..."
    Published in: The Press

Joy Florence:
Passed away peacefully in her 90th year, in the warm and gentle care of the staff of Dunstan Hospital, surrounded by her loved and loving family on January 12, 2018. Daughter of the late Eric and Hazel Aimers, she married twice: to the late Raymond Patrick Anicich and the late Desmond John Rabbitt, mother and mother-in-law of her children: Lindsay, Karen and Ross, Steve and Andrea, Greg and Helen, Mal and Jackie, Tai and Andrew, and Kimball. Joy was a proud grandmother to Samuel, Jenaya, Nadia, Ben, Chloe, Michael, James, Tessa, Bethany, Georgia, Patrick, Sharm, Chynna and Joe, and great-grandmother to Summer, Scarlett, Marshall, Sophie, James, Ethan, Freya, Charlie and Levi. A graveside service will be held at the Alexandra Cemetery, at 1.00pm, on Friday, January 19, refreshments following the graveside service will be held at ThePost Office, Clyde. A commemorative service to celebrate Joy's life will be held at St John the Baptist Church, Alexandra, on Saturday, January 20, at 9.00am, for those who would like to attend. In lieu of flowers donations to Dunstan Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Messages to 115 Springvale Road, RD 1 Clyde.

Cared for by
Affinity Funerals
Central Otago
& Lakes District

Published in The Press from Jan. 13 to Jan. 18, 2018