After a short illness on Tuesday, 9th August 2016, at Rosewood Hospital. Dearly loved wife and Buddy of Bob, loved mum and mother-in-law of Donna and Kalvyn, Susan, and Linda. Loved Nans and Nana of her 9 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at Rosewood Hospital for their care and support. Donations in lieu of flowers to Alzheimers Canterbury. Messages c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A celebration of Yvonne’s life will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel at 297 Ferry Road on Friday August 12, at 2:00pm. Private burial thereafter.