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Patrick (Neville) Mason

January 10, 2022

Passed away unexpectedly but peacefully on January 10, 2022 at Te Nikau, Mawhera aged 71.  Son of Lady (Mona) Mason and Pani (Mick) Mason. Father of Anthony, brother of Michael, Josephine and Marlene, uncle to Patrick, Janyne (Dottie), Te Koharaki, Waitaiki, Natasha, Keri Ann. A loved great uncle and cousin to many.  Messages c/- Jo Tootell, RD2, Blue Spur Road, Hokitika 03 7557199 or 021 874 317, or can be left on Neville’s tribute page at A special thanks to the staff of Te Nikau for their dedicated care of Neville, especially to our whanaunga Dr Sollis for his compassion and aroha.  A service to celebrate Neville’s life will be held on Thursday, January 13, at All Saints Anglican Church, Bealey Street, Hokitika, commencing at 11am.   Following the service, Neville will return to Arahura to be laid to rest at Ruataniwha Urupā. Vaccine passes will be required to attend this service.
Thompson Funeral Directors HokitikaFuneral Directors Association Of New Zealand


  1. Hana Breeze

    Sending all my love and thoughts to you all, rest easy Nev

  2. Maegan

    Sorry to hear of Nevilles passing heaps of love to all his family he was such a awesome man always enjoyed having a chat with him

    • Raelene tuck

      Thinking of you all at this sad time

  3. Faye York

    Sad news. Thinking of you Jo, Mickey and Marlene.

    • Judith Mason /turanga

      Woah my whanau!!!! massive love and hugs to you all.. To you my smart ass cousin fly free speak freely be you!!!!! As you always did. I love you I always told you that I love you so much 😘😘😘. Be free my cousin. With my love xxxxx

      • Robyn Winsley

        So sad to hear that Neville passed. Such a loss for all of us that had the pleasure to support him and spend time with him.I will miss you Neville. Aroha to Jo and all the whanau that loved him so much.

    • Doug and Yvonne Cochrane.

      So sorry to hear of Neville’s passing.
      Sincere condolences to the Mason whanau.
      RIP Neville.🌷🌷

  4. Colleen Astwood

    My condolences to Nevilles family, R.I.P Neville….Colleen Astwood nee Blair

  5. Jenny leach nee Dale

    My condolences to Neville’s family remember him from high school,he was in my class R I P Neville.

  6. Ngaire McGregor

    Condolences to Neville’s family
    R I P Neville

  7. Donn Russell

    Sad to hear of your loss Jo,Marlene and Mick.No longer will Neville be the gate keeper up the valley but now resting easy,knowing job done ✅ Be strong Kia Kaha whanau. Donn Russell and Christine Barton

  8. Paulina Tulloch

    My condolences to all of the Whanau.
    Such a happy funny cheeky man, rest peacefully Neville
    Beena and Whanau


    Oh no such sad news I hear about my school mate, we had so much fun and you were the instigator of such havoc we got up to at school.xxxx rest easy Neville you were a special guy.xx

  10. Justine

    Sending love and hugs to my Mason whanau ❤

    Rest in peace uncle Neville.

  11. Ann Bradley

    So sorry to hear of Neville’s passing. Neville always had a cheery word. My sympathy to the Mason Whanau.

    • Robert Keown

      Sorry to here RIP Neville he worked with my dad

  12. Dianne Ferguson

    Such a shock for you all with Nev’s sudden passing. So sorry for your loss. He will be missed. Take care and much love to the whanau.

  13. Tarn Murtha

    So sorry to hear of Neville’s passing. Condolences to the family


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