Suddenly at home, on Friday, 28th October, 2016. Aged 60 years. Dearly loved wife of Vincent, loved mother and mother-in-law of Nicola and Damin, Kevin and Annaleise, and John and Allistar, treasured Nan-nan of Christian, Jamie and Lucas. Loved daughter of Richard and the late Iwa. A much loved sister, sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt. Messages to the Kirwan family c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A service to celebrate Hera’s life, will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel, 297 Ferry Road, Monday 31 October at 1:30 PM. Interment thereafter at Ruru Lawn Cemetery.