Peacefully, while surrounded by her loving family, at Wesley Care, on April 22, 2015, after a long and courageous struggle. Cherished wife and mentor to Brian. Extraordinary Mum to Sally, Michael, Danita, Joshua and Nathalie, and Jacob. Special friend to Marcus and Linda, Rose and Arian, and Melissa. Loved Chrissie of her 13 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Devoted sister to Jocelyn and Ross. Special thanks to Dr Mark Cohen, Dr Michelle Vaughan and the Oncology Team at Christchurch Hospital, Mr Rowan Schouten, and the staff at Nurse Maude Hospice and Wesley Care. In lieu of flowers, donations to Nurse Maude Hospice would be appreciated and may be made at the service.

We shall not cease from exploration

And the end of all our exploring

Will be to arrive where we started

And know the place for the first time.

T S Eliot.

The service to celebrate Chris’ life will be held in the ChristChurch Transitional Cathedral, Latimer Square, on Tuesday, April 28, at 11.00am. Private interment thereafter.