Colette Jean Bendall

17 Feb 1933 - 03 Sep 2020

Colette Jean Bendall

17 Feb 1933 - 03 Sep 2020

BENDALL, Colette Jean (nee Hutchieson)

Unexpectedly at home on Thursday, 3 September 2020 aged 86. Dearly loved wife of the late Ray. Cherished mother and mother-in-law of David & Chand, the late Cathy & Ivan, and Debbie & Dixie. Adored Nanny of Brynie, Jamie, Abe and Zac.

Messages to the Bendall family may be left on Colette’s tribute page at

Due to covid-19 restrictions, invited family and friends will celebrate Colette’s life at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 23 Standish Street, Inglewood on Friday 11 September 2020 at 11.00am, followed by her burial at Awanui Cemetery. Colette’s wider community is invited to join her service online via her tribute page.



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we will miss Colette very much. ❤️
Larry, Gail, Travis and Leon

Larry Kendall ( 14 Sep 2020 )

With deepest sympathy to Colette's Family. She was the most precious and generous person. She drew her straight from her deeply devoted love for Our Lord. It was an honour knowing Colette. Her passing to Our Lord's Kingdom, she will be welcomed with open arms.

Margaret van Altena ( 13 Sep 2020 )

Dear Debbie an family
Those we love dont go away they walk beside us every day
unseen unheard but always near still loved still missed and very dear love to you all Rose

Rose and maurice Foote ( 12 Sep 2020 )

love you so much nanna 💕
miss you already

Brynie A Saunders ( 11 Sep 2020 )

PSALM 23 “The Lord is my shepherd”
My loving thoughts and prayers are with all the family. Such a talented lady. RIP dear Colette.

Jocelyn Cullen ( 11 Sep 2020 )

To Debbie, Dave and their Families,
May you take heart that Collette was loved and respected by all of her nieces and nephews. Could'nt go past Inglewood withou popping to see her and it was always a warm welcome.
All our Love to you guys.

Stephen & Robyn Kendall ( 09 Sep 2020 )

To Debbie, David and families
So sorry to hear of your loss.What a shock for you all. Your Mum was always nice to me and ready for a chat.I remember her loving her dog, gardening,and always dressed so nicely. Love to you Debbie Kindest thoughts from Lenore

Lenore Ayling ( 08 Sep 2020 )

Good bye my Beautiful Aunty Colette I will always cherish the many memories I have of you, the Inglewood visits and walking around your garden, the lovely plates of food made with great love and the many phone calls over the years catching up on family news I will miss you always so Rest Peacefully now with your beloved Ray and Cathy

joanne barlow ( 07 Sep 2020 )