Death Notice
  • "Loving memories of an amazing lady. Rest in peace."
    - Karen Davies

BENNETTS, Velma Lorraine
(Norn) (nee Thompson):
15.11.1933 - 11.7.2017
Aged 83 years. Loved daughter of the late William James and Hilda Maude Thompson, much loved wife of Rodney Douglas Bennetts, sister to the late Una and Betty, sister-in-law to Bruce Bennetts, cherished mother of Martyn Bennetts, mother-in-law to Laurene Bennetts, Granny to Rebecca, Richard, Melissa and Krystal, Laura, Dujon, Great-Granny to her seven great-grandchildren. Most precious Aunty Norn to Penny Hale. Many thanks to the staff of the Matai Ward, Parklands Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinsons Society would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A funeral service will be held at the Bryndwr Baptist Church, 309 Clyde Road, Christchurch, on Wednesday, July 19, at 2.00pm.


Published in The Press on July 15, 2017