• "With deepest sympathy to Gwen and family on your lost of a..."
  • "Our aroha and sympathy to you all as you farewell Peter and..."
    - Jenny Dawson and Jim McAloon.
  • "So sorry to hear that Peter has passed away. Such a lovely..."
    - Audrey Young
  • "Sad to hear news of Peter's passing and sending all my..."
    - Sarona Aiono-Iosefa
  • "Sad to hear of the passing of uncle Peter. He was a part of..."
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Hope Funerals Christchurch
27 Amyes Road
Christchurch, Canterbury
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Death Notice

On October 7, 2021, aged 92 years. A life of adventure, generosity, courage and faith lived to the full. Gone to be with his Lord and heavenly Father. Dearly loved husband of Gwen Spoelstra, loved father and father-in-law of Aleida and Michael, Karen and Chris, Dirk and Mandy, Mark and the late Pamela. Much loved Opa of Zachary, Oscar, Joseph, Esme, Rose, Harriet, Amos and Levi. Flowers and messages may be addressed to the Spoelstra family, c/- Hope Funerals Christchurch, 27 Amyes Road, Hornby, Christchurch 8042. The Funeral Service for Peter will be held at Hope Chapel, 27 Amyes Road, Hornby, on Friday, October 15. Due to the current restrictions, a limit of 100 people will be allowed, therefore you will need to register your desire to attend by contacting Hope Funerals at [email protected] and the family will get back to you. For live stream use this link:


Published in The Press from Oct. 12 to Oct. 13, 2021
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