Death Notice
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  • "ASHWORTH, Val (Nana Val): Passed away peacefully at her..."
    - Val ASHWORTH
    Published in: The Press

Valerie June (Val):
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, November 3, 2018, in her 88th year. Dearly loved daughter of the late Arthur and Jean Pilcher, and beloved sister of Margaret Freeman and the late Alexia Pickering. Dearly loved wife of the late Lynn Tait and Fred Ashworth. Much loved mother and friend of Graeme and Carol Tait, Andrea and Mark Brennan, Liz and Chris Cowell, Brian Tait and daughters-in-law Sandra and Kate. Dearly loved stepmum of Lea and the late Dave Bentley, Vivienne and Brian Rodden, and Toni and Chris Lawson. Devoted Nana of her 20 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Messages C/- PO Box 39127, Christchurch 8545. The family would like to thank Dr Colin Waugh, Raewyn and the amazing team at Access for their love and care of mum. A Memorial Service will be held at St Mary's Anglican Church, 329 Halswell Road, Christchurch, on Monday, November 12, at 1.00pm.


Published in The Press from Nov. 7 to Nov. 10, 2018