• "Dear John, Richard, Pippi and your respective families...."
    - Jo and Lance Crump
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    - Sheila Paisey
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Service Information
John Rhind Funeral Directors
13-19 London St
Christchurch, Canterbury
Death Notice

Mary Patricia (nee Sewell):
On August 15, 2019, after a short illness, peacefully at Wesleycare surrounded by her family. Dearly loved wife of John and loved mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Rebecca, and Philippa and Colin Murchison. A much loved Grandma of Joel and Preston. Loved daughter of the late Bill and Moira Sewell, and loved sister and sister-in-law of Tony and Margaret Sewell, Claire Newsome, and David and Sue McBrearty. A much loved aunt of all her nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Messages to the McBrearty family, C/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. Special thanks to all those who cared for Mary during her illness. The Funeral Mass for Mary will be celebrated at St Matthew's Catholic Church, cnr Jeffreys Road and Idris Road, Bryndwr, This Day (Monday), at 11.00am, followed by burial at the Yaldhurst Cemetery, 613 Buchanans Road.


Published in The Press from Aug. 16 to Aug. 19, 2019
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