Valarie ELDER

Death Notice
  • "We will miss you Aunty... you were a light in our family..."
    - Jacquie Tomlins
  • "Much cherished aunty. You will be dearly missed ...."
    - Neil David Osborne
  • "To Des and family, so very sorry to hear of Val passing..."
    - Maurice Fenton

ELDER, Valarie May (Val):
On April 10, 2018, peacefully at Cashmere View Hospital, aged 78 years. Dearly loved wife of Des, and loved mother of Lynette, and John (Tasmania) and mother-in-law of Sophia. Loved Nan of Eleisha and Krystelle. Loved sister of June (deceased), Maureen, Leslea, Beverley, and the late Ruth. A much loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews. Messages to the Elder family, c/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. Special thanks to all the staff at Cashmere View Hospital, for their love and care of Val. Donations to Dementia Canterbury would be appreciated and may be made online to
Forever in our thoughts
The Funeral service for Val will be held at the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, entry from Wilkinsons Road, via Gardiners Road, on Monday, April 16 at 11.00am, followed by burial at the Avonhead Park Cemetery, Hawthornden Road.


Published in The Press from Apr. 12 to Apr. 16, 2018