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  • "Very respected and thoughtful Sister-in-law of Lesley and..."
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    - Wendy Somerville

Lola Violet Lucy:
12.05.1926 – 07.02.2019.
Passed away peacefully at Parklane Retirement Village with family at her side. Beloved wife and soulmate of the late Gordon Holmes and husband and companion of the late Robert Wood. Much loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Jill and Barry Foster and Jeff and Raewyn Holmes. Dearly loved and adored Nana of Darryn and Karen, Tim and Sharon, Katie and Stefan; Chris and Corina, Jessica, Hugh and Rachel, Blair, and the late Rohan; Brian, Craig, and Corrina. Loved Great-Nana Lola of her 14 great- grandchildren. Friend and companion of Owen Erikson.
Her unconditional love has blessed us all and touched so many, she will be sadly missed.
Lola's family wish to express their heartfelt thanks to Shaz and Aleisha and all the staff at Parklane for their wonderful care and support. At Lola's request a private family service has been held. Messages to the Holmes-Wood family c/o P.O. Box 111-01 Christchurch 8443.


Published in The Press on Feb. 9, 2019
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