Death Notice
  • "Dear Marg and family. It's with deepest sympathy I read..."
    - Marg and Kev Jones
  • "So sorry to hear of Des passing, lots of great memories..."
    - Julie Dash
  • "Rest in Peace "Uncle Des" my thoughts are with you Aunty..."
    - Nicole Thorpe
  • "Dear Tracey, Criaig, Max, Will & Ava~ Very sad to learn of..."
  • "Our thoughts are with you all at this sad time. Happy..."
    - Ian and Maureen Thomson

EDWARDS, Desmond (Des):
Passed away at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 4, 2018, aged 71. Dearly loved husband and friend of Marg. Loved father and father-in-law of Kelli and Marty Campbell, Shane and Mindy Edwards, Tracey and Craig Pickering, and Scott and Jo Edwards. Treasured Grandad by his many grandchildren, Lily and Ruby. Jake, Troy, Mac and Marnie. Max, Will and Ava. Jamie, Chloe and Kase. Cherished brother and brother-in-law of Len and Alison, Vonda, Maureen and Tony, Bev, Pete and Jan, Barry, Ken and Vernette. Loved by his many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers donations to the Nelson Tasman Hospice would be greatly appreciated. Messages to the family can be c/- 41 Nile Street East, Nelson 7010. In accordance to Des's wishes a private service has been held to honour his life.


Published in Nelson Mail on Aug. 11, 2018