• "Marty it was a real pleasure knowing you amd being able to..."
    - Rose Barrow
  • "I met Marty through him shearing my small flock of sheep at..."
    - Heather Pennycook
  • "Dear Marty....oh how I adored your smile, your smiling..."
    - Jude Battson
  • "I remember the holidays we shared at the outlet motor camp..."
    - Lynette Cray
Service Information
Celebration of Life
Thursday, Jul. 2, 2020
2:00 p.m.
Lake Hawea Community Centre
28 Myra Street
Lake Hawea
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Death Notice

Martin James (Marty):
After a courageous battle, passed peacefully at Dunstan Hospital, surrounded by his loving family on Friday, June 26, 2020, aged 69 years. Dearly loved companion and special friend of Helen McCarthy. Loving father and father-in-law of Brendon and Shelley, Aj and Lisa, Geoffrey and Megan, Danni, Hayden and Lydia. Much loved and special friend of Kerri and Gay. Loving Grandad Marty of Blake, Brody; Lochie, Bella: Seth and Daniel; Loved son of the late James and Blanche Cornish, and loved brother of the late Debbie Littlejohn. Special thanks to the staff at Dunstan Hospital. A service to celebrate Marty's life will be held in the Lake Hawea Community Centre, 28 Myra Street, Lake Hawea, on Thursday, July 2 at 2.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to Helen McCarthy, 59 Lakeview Terrace, RD2, Wanaka 9382, or Brendon Cornish, 254 Heaney Road, RD2, Cromwell 9384.
"Marty was a special legend
of a man who had time for everyone, he will be sorely missed by so many people, far and wide"
" Happy Dayz, Sweet as, Nowrys"


Published in The Press from June 29 to July 1, 2020
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