Death Notice
  • "Please accept my deepest sympathy in your sad loss."
    - Mary McCartin

Mary Elizabeth (Betty)
(nee Small):
On March 11, 2018, peacefully at Anthony Wilding Retirement Village, surrounded by her loving family, in her 92nd year. Dearly loved wife of the late Tony. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Carmel and Murray Hyndman (Wanaka), Bede and Mary (Lincoln), Anthony and Jo-anne (Victoria, Australia), the late Stephen, Matthew and Louise (New Plymouth), and Timothy and Amber (Halswell). Dearly loved nana of Andrew and Nichola, Daniel and Anelise, Brendan and Stacy, and Charlotte; Kieran; Michael and Christopher; Emma and Noah; Matilda, Grace, and Samuel. Dearly loved great-nana of Chloe; Honor and Georgia; Claus. Special thanks to the staff at Anthony Wilding for their care and support. Messages may be addressed to The Family of Betty Prendergast, c/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. In lieu of flowers donations to St Vincent de Paul Society would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Requiem Mass for Betty will be celebrated in Ss Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Nicholls Road, Halswell, Tomorrow (Saturday), at 10.00am. A Rosary will be held at the church, This Day (Friday), at 7.00pm.


Published in The Press from Mar. 14 to Mar. 16, 2018