Death Notice
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Verdun Henry James:
#8383, WWll, Sgt, 20th NZ Battalion, Infantry HQ, Truck Driver. Peacefully at his home on 15 May 2017, with family at his side, in his 100th year. Dearly loved husband of the late Eileen. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Sylvan, Verdun and Isobel, Eileen and John Phillips (dec), Merilyn and Leith Pemberton, and Sharon. Cherished grandad and great-grandad to his grandchildren and great-grand children. Dearly loved and respected brother of the late Eunice, Anne, Malvern, Valmai and Eric. Loved and respected brother-in-law and uncle. A service to celebrate Verdun's life will be held at St Andrews Presbyterian Church, 10 Cox St, Geraldine on Saturday 20 May at 1.00pm followed by burial at Woodbury Cemetery. Messages to PO Box 4019, Highfield, Timaru, 7940.
Aoraki Funeral Service, Timaru F.D.A.N.Z.

Published in Southland Times on May 17, 2017