• "RIP Barrie really enjoyed working with You at Green Gables..."
    - Susan McGregor
  • "Shona and family - condolences to you on Barrie's passing...."
    - Loraine Joyce
  • "Sorry to hear of Barrie's passing. My most sincere..."
    - Pam Ball
  • "We are very sorry to hear about Barry's passing please..."
  • "Sorry to hear of Barrie,s passing. Deepest Sympathy."
    - Shirley Dick
Service Information
Marsden House Funeral Services
41 Nile St East
Nelson, Nelson
Celebration of Life
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021
2:00 p.m.
Marsden House Funeral Services
41 Nile St East
Nelson, Nelson
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Death Notice

McLEAN, Barrie Norman:
Peacefully at Nelson Hospital, on Saturday, February 20, 2021, surrounded by his loving family, aged 77 years. Cherished husband and best friend of Shona; much loved father and father-in-law of Robyn McLean and Peter Versey, John and Jolene McLean (Perth); special Grandad of Grace, Beth, Cameron, Emily, Matthew, Scarlett, and Sam; loved brother-in-law of Heather and Trevor Crew (Christchurch), Ian and Karen Davidson (Nelson), Allan and Margaret Davidson (Auckland); much loved nephew of Elva Flintoft (Motueka); loved brother of the late Norma Rothwell, and Ian McLean; brother-in-law of Mary McLean; much loved friend of Jo and Quentin Harwood, Stephen Hawke and Sue Callaghan and Nicky and Robert Wesney.
An active community man, nurse and all round good bloke with a huge heart.
A legend.
No flowers by request but any donations to Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated, and these can also be made at the service. A celebration of Barrie's life will be held at Marsden House Funeral Home, 41 Nile Street East, Nelson, on Thursday, February 25, at 2.00pm.


Published in Nelson Mail on Feb. 21, 2021
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