Ngaio Elizabeth Hopkins

19 Nov 1938 - 12 Mar 2019

Ngaio Elizabeth Hopkins

19 Nov 1938 - 12 Mar 2019

HOPKINS, Ngaio Elizabeth (nee Cowan)

Peacefully at Summerset Mountain View on Tuesday, 12 March in her 81 st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Brian. Cherished mother and mother in law of Paul & Gaye, Garry, David & Sandra, and Warren & Lorraine. Loved grandma and great-grandma to all her grandchildren.

In preference to flowers donations to the Hospice Taranaki would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

All messages to the Hopkins Family may be left on Ngaio’s Tribute page at or sent c/-174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth 4312.

A service to celebrate Ngaio’s life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth on Monday 18 March 2019 at 2:00pm, followed by a private cremation.


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You are at peace Aunty Ngaio :):):) I know the gap you have left behind is huge, we will fill it with all the wonderful memories we have of you. Your smile, your gorgeous laugh and the love you always offered to us. Thinking of all the family at this sad time. Much love Lana and Blaise Perry

Lana and Blaise ( 18 Mar 2019 )

Dearest family
Our thoughts are with you at this sad time, we are so sorry for your loss.
Rest In Peace Ngaio we have some wonderful memories of a wonderful woman.
Much love to all Jeanna, Wayne, Byron & Claudia xxxx

Jeanna Hammond ( 17 Mar 2019 )

Sincere sympathy. We will always remember the fun times we shared with Ngaio and Brian during the 1960s and '70s. A lovely, caring lady with a great sense of humour.

Norm and Gloria Webby ( 17 Mar 2019 )

So sad to say goodbye to such a lovely lady, many happy memories of time spent with Ngaio and Hoppy on car club outings, thinking of all the family at this time, cruise on.

Jim and Jayne Logan ( 16 Mar 2019 )

RIP Aunty Ngaio.
Our sincerest condolences to all the family. Wishing you all strength and peace during this hard time.

Sending you all our love
Vicki & Family xx

Vicki Braithwaite ( 15 Mar 2019 )

Thinking of you all at this time.
So blessed & Thankful to have brought Dad & Mum up the Other week to spend some Precious time with her. No Price on Memories.
Praying for Gods Grace & Peace with you, All Our Love

Steve,Melisa & Cowan Family ( 15 Mar 2019 )

My sincerest condolences to you all. I have very fond memories of my time knowing Ngaio. RIP

Marie (Marz)Sutherland

Marie ( 14 Mar 2019 )