van Dommelen, Abram Willem. (Joop, Joe)

Passed away peacefully on 18th June aged 82 years. Much loved husband of Ria, beloved father of Ingrid, Diana(deceased), and Yvonne. Much loved Opa of Daniel, Nathan, Mark, Kirsten, Kaaren, Esther and Evelyn, great grandfather to Amy, Jazlyn, Ike and...... Read More

PRINCE, Deborah Jayne (Debbie)

On 19 June 2018 peacefully, surrounded by her family after a short illness, aged 42. Much loved wife of Pete. Dearly loved daughter of Roger and Dawn, and loved sister of Adam. “Too dearly loved and never forgotten”. Special thanks to the...... Read More

BELL, Anne (nee Wilkinson)

1928 - 2018 Finally at peace with her beloved Robert (dec’d), June 19 in Tauranga. Dearly loved mum of Nigel and Marilyn, Nicola, and Phillippa and William. Much loved grandmother of Tom, and Camille. A celebration of Anne’s life will...... Read More

KIRK, Marjorie Denise

Peacefully, surrounded by her family, in her 97th year on 14th June 2018. Much loved wife of the late John Kirk. Loved Mum of Denise and Donald, Raema and Maurie, Allan and Lesley, Lindsay and Heather, Barrie and Jenny, Nada and Dave. Loved Grandma...... Read More


Passed away peacefully on Thursday 14 June, aged 76. Loving husband of Jackie for 53 years. Loving father and father-in-law of Susan and Steve, and Kim and Andrew. Loving granddad of Laura, Aimee and Cameron, and Drew, Bray and Taylor.   Rest...... Read More


On 18 June 2018 Robbie left us peacefully, aged 76.  Dearly loved husband of Alma. Father and stepfather to Christine, Paula, Rachel and Anthony. Poppa to Daniel, Kelsey, Logan, Reid, Lewis, Oliver, Mak and Brooke. A service to celebrate Robbie’s...... Read More

HARRIS, Timothy Theodore Rangituatea (Timi)

Peacefully in Tauranga on Sunday 17th June 2018 aged 78 years. Much loved dad of Corrina (deceased), Tania, Brett (deceased), Grant, and Jared (Australia). Loved Koro of his 16 grandchildren and his many great grandchildren. Loved brother of Vicky and...... Read More

BERBEN, John. 1928 - 2018

Loved husband of Joan, loving father and Opa of Linda and Tristan Balme, Tony, Diane and Sarah-Jane Berben. A private cremation has been held as per his wishes.... Read More

DABROWSKI: Heather Mary (nee Nickel)

On Sunday 17 June 2018. Loved wife of Peter, a loved mother and mother in law and Lola to her seven grandchildren. A service for Heather will be held at the Pyes Pa Memorial Park Chapel, 403 Pyes Pa Rd Tauranga tomorrow (Wednesday) at 2pm, followed...... Read More

GREANEY: Jeanette

(nee Goodall, Diggelmann, Uden) 4th January 1953 - 10th June 2018. Beloved wife to Earl, sister to Greame, loving mother to Aaron, Jo, Gareth, Ali and Mikki and their families. Friend to many, loved by all. Service to be held at Pyes Pa Crematorium...... Read More

Opinion Poll

Should schools be able to fine parents for parking illegally?

Yes, schools should have the right to fine those putting children in danger.
No, it should be left for police to handle.