Death Notice
  • "It was a great honour and pleasure to have known Joan and..."
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    - Koan Stanley
  • "To Mary and Jill - deepest sympathy to you both and your..."
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STANLEY, Joan Catherine
(née Haultain):
QSM, The New Zealand Suffrage Centennial Medal 1993. BA. Peacefully on 10 January 2019 at Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, surrounded by her family. Aged 89 years. Matamata Historian and Writer. Dearly loved wife of the late David for 62 years. Much loved mother of Mary and Peter Irvine, and Jill Stanley and John Julian. Wonderful Grandma of Juliet and Hayden, Joanna and Jamie, Michael, Paul and Hannah. Loved Great-Grandma of Isaiah and Emma. Many thanks to the staff at Pohlen and Waikato Hospitals for their excellent care. A service to celebrate Joan's life will be held in the Rawhiti Room, Matamata Club, Rawhiti Ave entrance, on Wednesday 16th January at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. Donations in lieu of flowers are welcome for the Pohlen Hospital Charitable Trust and may be left at the service or posted to PO Box 239, Matamata 3440. Communications for the family c/- Broadway Funeral Home, Short Street, Matamata 3400 FDANZ.

Published in Waikato Times from Jan. 12 to Jan. 15, 2019