Wills Inquiries advertised in April 2012

The following inquiries about wills were advertised in New Zealand Law Society publications during April 2012.

The inquiries ask any lawyer holding a will for the person named to make contact with the inquirer.

The information shows the name of the deceased or testator, date of death (if applicable), details of last-known residence, the Law Society publication(s) in which inquiry has been made, and contact phone number and email for information:

BUCKTHOUGHT, Desmond Charles: Died on or about 19 March 2012. Late of 46 Roslin Street, Tokoroa. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Ron Warne, Hammonds, (09) 439 7099, hammonds.law@xtra.co.nz.

BYRD, Mark: Died on 24 January 2012. Late of St Nicholas Rest Home, 7 Kirkwood Avenue, Ilam, Christchurch, formerly of 21 Gothic Place, Christchurch. Professor of Psychology. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact Diana LeBlanc, United States (917) 455 6459, dleblanc@arelaw.com.

CHALLIS, Angeline Rosina: Died on 3 March 2012. Late of Chartwell, Hamilton but formerly of Tauranga. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-bulletin 13, 24 April 2012. Contact Benedict Ryan, (07) 838 0264, waikatobop@lawsociety.org.nz.

DERRETT, Valerie Evelyn Zoraida (nee De Villiers): Died March 1991. Late of Reefton. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Tasha Derrett, (03) 484 7305, derrett@gmail.com.

DIPROSE, Eunice Mary: Died on 7 February 2012. Late of Cambridge but latterly of Province of Latina, Italy. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Lynne Revell, Vosper Law, (07) 827 6140, lynne@vosperlaw.co.nz.

ELLIS, Graham Frank: Died between 31 January 2012 and 1 February 2012. Late of 34 Strathmore Drive, Tokoroa. Fitter and Turner. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-bulletin 13, 24 April 2012. Contact Benedict Ryan, (07) 838 0264, waikatobop@lawsociety.org.nz.

HENDRY, John Murray: Died on 23 January 2012. Born 7 May 1924 in New Zealand, resident in Auckland until emigrated to Sydney, Australia in 1980s or 1990s, late of Glenmore Park, Penrith Sydney, NSW, Australia. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact advertising.lawtalk@lawsociety.org.nz.

JOHNSTON, Toni Michelle: Died at Christchurch on 13 November 2011. Late of 16 Angela Street, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 April 2012. Contact Russell McKenzie, Russell G McKenzie Solicitor, (03) 322 9060, rgmck@xtra.co.nz.

LAUDER, Edward William (aka Edward William Kuri): Died on 22 February 2012. Late of Whangaparaoa, Operations Manager. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact Deanne Taylor, North Harbour Law, (09) 427 0550, deanne@nhlaw.co.nz.

LOUGHRAN, Gary Mark: Died on 31 March 2012. Late of 6 Clunie Avenue, Raumati, Paraparaumu. Born on 1 September 1963. Wholesale Car Dealer. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Sally Harrow, The Law Connection, (04) 299 3192, sally@lawconnect.co.nz.

MANGA, Chadwicke: Died on 31 December 1999. Late of 13 Barron Crescent, Fenton Park, Rotorua. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-bulletin 13, 24 April 2012. Contact Benedict Ryan, (07) 838 0264, waikatobop@lawsociety.org.nz.

MASIASOMUA, Tamati: Died on 25 January 2012. Late of Auckland. Widower. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact Julian Airey, Inder Lynch Lawyers, (09) 266 6185, j.airey@inderlynch.co.nz.

MCNEILL, David Jamieson: Died on 27 September 2011. Late of 71 Rukutai Street, Orakei, Auckland. Retired. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Nikhat Chandra, Johnston Prichard Fee Ltd, (09) 303 3295, nikhat.chandra@jpf.co.nz.

MITCHELL, Glenn James: Died between 18 and 20 January 2012. Late of 13 Nalder Place, Christchurch. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact Leanne Pryde, Gallaway Cook Allan, (03) 477 7312, Leanne.pryde@gcalegal.co.nz.

PIHAMA, Arona Hone: Died at Putaruru on 11 March 2012. Late of 10 Baberton Street, Tokoroa. Paper Mill Operator. LawTalk 793, 13 April 2012. Contact Hassall, Gordon, O’Connor & Newton, (07) 886 6279, tok.law@clear.net.nz.

PURCELL, Lynette Margaret Rose: Died at Havelock North on 7 April 2012 aged 45 years. Late of 58 Middle Road, Havelock North, Beneficiary. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 20 April 2012. Contact Shona Matheson, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

TAYLOR, Joan:  Died on 9 March 2012. Late of 1/127 Grace Road, Tauranga. LawTalk 793, 23 April 2012. Contact Les Divers, Churton Hart & Divers, (09) 533 9476.

TE HAWE, Eileen Ngawhanga: Died at Christchurch on 15 November 2011. Late of Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 13 April 2012. Contact Tracey Patient, Patient & Williams, (03) 365 5791, tracey@pandw.co.nz.

WEST, Sonja Patrice: Died on 17 September 2011 aged 43. Late of 83 Pukepoto Road, Kaitaia. LawTalk 794, 27 April 2012. Contact Dawsons, (09) 272 0002, lawhelp@dawson-partners.co.nz.

WHALE, Kevin Peter: Died on 29 March 2012. Late of 49 Wood Street, Paeroa. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-bulletin 13, 24 April 2012. Contact Benedict Ryan, (07) 838 0264, waikatobop@lawsociety.org.nz.

WOODIN, Eunice Adaline: Died on 24 March 2012. Late of the Maples Rest Home, Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 5 April 2012. Contact Graham Coumbe, Mobile Legal Services, (03) 339 0447, mobilelaw@xtra.co.nz.

ZHU, Zhi Wen: Died on 1 December 2011. Late of 15 Robinson Street, Kawerau. Retired Architect. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-bulletin 13, 24 April 2012. Contact Benedict Ryan, (07) 838 0264, waikatobop@lawsociety.org.nz.