We will assist you to write a notice for the newspaper if you would like us to.
Below is an example of what you may wish to consider.
SMITH, John Fredrick,
Passed away peacefully in Whanganui Hospital on 30 September 2018, aged 89 years.
Beloved husband of....
Loved Dad and father in law of....
Special thanks to the staff at the Wanganui Hospital who cared for John. Your support has been greatly appreciated.
(You may wish to thank specific people who have been outstanding in their help to you and your family.)
In lieu of flowers donations to ABC CHARITY charity would be appreciated and may be placed in the VENUE.
(If you would like people to send flowers, do not include the statement about donations.)
Messages to the Smith family may be left at THE VENUE or posted c/- PO Box 7102, Wanganui 4500.
(We recommend for security reasons that residential addresses do not appear in the newspaper. Instead you can use our PO Box number and we will forward mail to you as it arrives.)
A service to celebrate John’s life will be held in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel, 179 Ingestre Street, Wanganui on Thursday 4 October 2018 at 1pm.