• "My sincere condolences to all of the Aitkenhead family for..."
    - Karen Thorpe
  • "To Russell and Family Our thoughts are with you at this sad..."
  • "Lois will be sadly missed. We have fond memories of our..."
    - Lorraine Dunn
    - Amanda Ward (nee Alley)
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    - JIllian Jary
Service Information
Marsden House Funeral Services
41 Nile St East
Nelson, Nelson
Death Notice

Lois Ann: QSM
26.01.1941 - 08.09.2019
Passed away in Richmond. Dearly loved wife of Russell Verdon Aitkenhead, much loved mother and mother-in-law, friend, and Nana of Brent and Nikita Aitkenhead (Richmond), Summer and Jo Baxter (Blenheim), Ross, Lesley, Kayla, Cameron, and Jarrod Aitkenhead (Adelaide), and Leigh, Matt, and Paige McCrorie (Richmond). The family wish to acknowledge and thank Lois' amazing support team during her journey, Kathie Taylor - Oncology Nurse, and Dr Kate Gregory, and Dr Geoff McAlpine. Over recent months the care and support from Nelson Tasman Hospice has also been outstanding. Thank you so much to everyone. The funeral service to celebrate Lois' life will be held in the Hope Community Church, Ranzau Road, Hope, on Friday, September 13, at 1.00pm. In lieu of flowers, Lois and family request that donations be made to the Nelson Tasman Region Hospice.


Published in Nelson Mail on Sept. 10, 2019
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