Riki PITAMA

Death Notice
  • "Condolences Willie and Whanau. Sorry I couldn't attend the..."
    - Arnold Pohio
  • "A great soldier taken too early. Onward Kia Kaha"
  • "My Heart felt prayers of comfort,Willie, & your extended..."
    - Kathi Mackay

PITAMA, Riki Te Mairaki:
Called to his eternal home early this morning August 10, 2018.
"He Aitua Kua hinga te pou a te whanau Pitama raua ko te whanau Tikao"
Loving son of the late Hãre Kãhu Pitama and the late Malta Georgina Pitama (nee Tikao). Loved brother of Harirota Jean, the late Hinewhareua, Wiremu Ataa, and the late Ross Kaahu. Loving husband of Sam Utãi. Adored papa of Hare Te Pura Te Rakiamoa, Nathaniel Te Aritaua, Charles Ihaiapohata, Tamanuiarangi Tahumatã, Segia Huiarei, Harirota Kiwa, Peene-Tiaki and Irihapeti Hakeke Naomi Aloima. Cherished Uncle of his gorgeous nieces and nephews and poua to all of his amazing mokopuna. Riki's final service will be at Rapaki Marae, 37 Rapaki Drive, Rapaki, on Monday, August 13, at 11.00am.

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Published in The Press on Aug. 11, 2018