Death Notice
  • "Roy was always amiable and kind. Our sister Lois was lucky..."
  • "Thinking of you Milton Heather and family at this time,xx"
  • "Viv and the rest of your family, My thoughts and prayers..."
  • "To Milton and Heather and Viv and Family our condolences on..."
  • "I was so sorry to read of the passing of Roy. The Citroen..."

STAPLES, Roy Milton:
On 14 July 2017, peacefully, in his 87th year. Loved husband of the late Lois. Loved father and father-in-law of Kerry and Stan Fissenden (Gore), Vivienne and Fred Vile, and Milton and Heather. Loved grandad of Justine and Shayne, Vickie and Craig, Nic and Michael, Scott, Alysia and Cam, Emily and Jono, Bec and Arpo. Loved great-grandad to his 11 great-grandchildren. Messages to c/- PO Box 9, Blenheim 7240. In lieu of flowers a donation the Marlborough Hospice c/- PO Box 411, Blenheim 7240 would be appreciated or may be made at the service. A celebration of Roy's life will be held at the Springlands Chapel, 15 Boyce Street, Blenheim, on Thursday 20 July, at 1.30pm, followed by cremation at the Cloudy Bay Crematorium.

Published in Southland Times from July 17 to July 19, 2017