• "My deepest sympathy to David and family of Ruth and Mervyn...."
    - Virginia Hogarh
  • "So sad to see of Ruth passing, a very gracious lady. ..."
  • "Our love and thoughts go to you all, happy memories of..."
    - Gaynor Jarrett
  • "Such sad news, our thoughts are with all the family. Ruth..."
Service Information
Marsden House Funeral Services
41 Nile St East
Nelson, Nelson
Death Notice

Born on April 3, 1938, and remaining in the Nelson Region her whole life. She passed away gracefully on July 10, 2019, aged 81. Dearly loved wife of Mervyn for 60 years, and much loved mother of David. Younger sister to Roy, Len, and Fred. Big sister to Paul, and Peter Lines. She was Aunty Ruth to many more than just her nieces and nephews and loved by all. A loving and sharing person that will be missed by many. Ruth's funeral service will take place at Holy Trinity Church, 27 Dorset Street, Richmond, on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 2.00pm. In lieu of flowers, and only if you wish to, a donation to the NZ Foundation for the Blind would have been her choice.


Published in Nelson Mail on July 14, 2019
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