(17/10/1928 – 3/1/2018) – Passed away suddenly at home in Hokitika. Loved wife and soul mate of the late Bill. Loved mum and mother in-law of Bill Whiting and Anne Reudavey (Perth), Sandra and Peter Beaumont (Reefton), Peter Whiting and Robyn Tait (Auckland), and Karen and John Payne (Hokitika). Loved sister of Robbie Borwick, Audrey Glen, and the late John Borwick, and Alice Borwick. Loved Nan of Spud, Pita, Dan; Anthony; Will, Sally, and Nicky. Loved great Nana Irene of Billy, Benji; Grace, Henry; Seth, Millie; Cameron, Aden; Kaya, Willow; Sophie, Lexi, Ruby; Lucan, Estelle, and Evelyn. Messages to 2 Upper Kokatahi Road, RD1, Hokitika 7881.
A Service to celebrate Irene’s life will be held at the Thompson’s Riverside Chapel, Gibson Quay, on Monday January 8, commencing at 1:30pm. A private cremation will follow.