Funerals

Below you will see all the services we are currently looking after as well as have looked after in the past four weeks.  For older services, please use the search box above.

Beth Mary Bernet

Service date to be decided.

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BERNET, Beth Mary,

Treasured daughter of John and Robyn passed away unexpectedly in her sleep July 16 th 2020 in Adelaide.  Loving mother of her two special boys, Arthur and Fletcher.   Sister and best friend of Shay and Sophie, Joel and Pernilla, Kade and Toni.  Special Aunty of Lorelai, Emilia and Alexandra.

Our beautifully, bubbly Bethany babe dreamed of coming home, so we will bring her home as soon as we can. Funeral details to follow.

Leo Eric Fleming

Service to be held on
13 Aug 2020 at 11:00 AM.

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FLEMING Leo Eric

***Please note that due to Covid Level 3 conditions, Leo's Mass is now by invitation only.  A live stream can be viewed on this page - link below.***

Peacefully on Saturday 8 August 2020, aged 86.

Dearly loved husband of Kathleen for 63 years.

Much loved and cherished Dad of Brian and Donna, Kevin and Vernessa, Terry and Colleen, Donna and Jeff Clement, Leonce and Brim Doyle, and Carol and Brian Dravitzki.

Adored Grandad and great-Grandad of all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Messages to the Fleming family may be left on Leo’s tribute page at eagars.co.nz/leo.

A Funeral Mass for Leo will be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 106 Powderham Street, New Plymouth on Thursday 13 August 2020 at 11am, followed by his burial at Awanui Cemetery.  Rosary will be prayed in the church on Wednesday evening at 7pm.

Brian Charles Holdt (Jeeves)

Service to be held on
18 Aug 2020 at 10:30 AM.

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HOLDT Brian Charles (Jeeves)

Peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital on Tuesday 11 August 2020, aged 77.

Dearly loved husband and best friend of Colleen.

Loved brother and brother-in-law of Denny and Denise (deceased), Alan and Pamela, Danny and Grace, Kerry and Karla, and Rob (deceased) and Elizabeth.  Devoted and adored uncle of all his nieces and nephews.

Messages to Brian’s family may be left on his tribute page at eagars.co.nz/jeeves.

In accordance with Brian’s wishes, invited family and friends will celebrate his life at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth on Tuesday 18 August 2020 at 10.30am, followed by a private cremation.

Brian’s wider community is invited to join his service online via his tribute page.

Laszlo (Lotsie) Varga

Service was held on
10 Aug 2020 at 02:00 PM.

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Peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday 5 August 2020, aged 84.

Dearly loved husband of Barbara for 56 years.

Loved and respected Dad of Tony, and Julie.  Father-in-law of Lisa, and Jarrid.

Cherished Poppa of Troy, Courtney, and Jordan.

Messages to the Varga family may be left on Laszlo’s tribute page at eagars.co.nz/lotsie or sent to P.O. Box 129, New Plymouth.

A service to celebrate Lotsie’s life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth on Monday 10 August 2020 at 2pm, followed by a private cremation.

Ruth Ava Bell

Service was held on
07 Aug 2020 at 02:00 PM.

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6.8.1942 – 1.8.2020

Passed away after a short illness.  Much loved mother of Christine, Diana, and David.  Cherished sister of Dawn, Suzette, and the late Brian.  Dearest friend of Michael.  Rest in peace beautiful lady.

Messages to Ruth’s family may be left on her tribute page at eagars.co.nz/ruth.

A service to celebrate Ruth’s life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth tomorrow, Friday 7 August 2020 at 2pm, followed by a private cremation.

Philip Walter Beechey

Service was held on
06 Aug 2020 at 01:30 PM.

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Beechey Philip Walter

(NZ338979 RNZNVR).  Passed peacefully away on Monday 3 August 2020.  Dearly loved husband of Helen.  Mentor to his 3 sons John, Michael, and Richard.  Loved father-in-law to Pilar, Dhita, and Rachel, respected stepfather to Kim (deceased), Ross, Ian and Jane, and Cathy.  Grumps to his loved grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In preference to flowers please consider a donation to Taranaki Hospice.  Messages for the Beechey family may be left on Phil’s tribute page www.eagars.co.nz/phil .

A celebration of Phil’s life will be held at St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Liardet Street, New Plymouth on Thursday 6 August 2020 at 1.30pm, followed by a private cremation.

Allan Hurry Fake

Service was held on
03 Aug 2020 at 01:00 PM.

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FAKE, Allan Hurry

Peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital surrounded by loving family on Tuesday, 28 July 2020. Dearly loved husband of the late Anna. Cherished father and father-in-law of Bernadette and Colin Plaw, and Dave. Allan’s family would like to thank all of the staff involved in his care while at Taranaki Base Hospital.

A Requiem Mass to celebrate Allan’s life will be held at Our Lady Star of the Sea, Whitcombe Road, Opunake on Monday 3 August at 1pm. Allan will then be laid to rest at Opunake Cemetery Messages to the Fake family may be left on Allan's tribute page at eagars.co.nz/allan. In lieu of flowers Allan’s family ask if you would consider a donation to St John Ambulance services.

 

Margaret Joan Price

Service was held on
30 Jul 2020 at 01:00 PM.

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PRICE, Margaret Joan (nee Arthur):

Peacefully at Tainui Village on Sunday, 26 July 2020 aged 73. Dearly loved wife of the late Colin. Loved mother of the late Darren Terrill, the late Craig Terrill, stepmother of Kelly, Daniel, Darrell, Jason, and their families. Sister of Jean & the late Sandy Stinson, the late Richard Arthur, and their families. A special thank you to the staff at Tainui Village for their wonderful care.

Messages to Margaret’s family may be left on her tribute page at eagars.co.nz/margaret.

A service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon St, New Plymouth on Thursday 30 July at 1.00pm, followed by a private burial.