• "Our sympathy to Des's Family. I enjoyed having a chat..."
    - Malcolm Robertson
  • "What a delightful chap, friendly smile and wave, my best..."
    - Kevin Wratt
  • "A dear friend & school mate. I miss his smile & chat as we..."
  • "So sorry to hear of des passing, we will miss his fun &..."
    - Sue & brian Young
Service Information
Cloudy Bay Funeral Services
15 Boyce Street
Springlands, Blenheim, Marlborough
Memorial service
Friday, Jan. 10, 2020
1:30 p.m.
Cloudy Bay Funeral Services - Springlands Chapel
15 Boyce Street
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Death Notice

Desmond John (Des):
On December 25, 2019, at his brother's residence in Hokitika, aged 83 years. Loved brother of Mavis and Bob Scott (both deceased), Edna and Herbert Schroeder (both deceased), George and Merle (Christchurch), Edwin and Rita (both deceased), Albert (Hokitika), Morris (deceased), Herbert (deceased), Margaret and the late Peter Webb (Blenheim), and a much loved uncle and friend of many. Messages to 105A Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, or Flowers respectfully declined but donations to St John c/- PO Box 467, Blenheim 7240, would be appreciated and may be made at the service. Des was laid to rest in Hokitika and a Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held at the Springlands Chapel, Cloudy Bay Funeral Services, 15 Boyce Street, Blenheim, on Friday, January 10, at 1.30pm.


Published in Marlborough Express on Jan. 7, 2020
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