Wills Inquiries advertised in February 2012

The following inquiries about wills were advertised in New Zealand Law Society publications during February 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. These listings also include inquiries pursuant to section 40 of the Public Works Act 1981:

ASHBY, Owen James: Died on 24 January 2012. Late of 222 Waitohi Temuka Road, Temuka. NZLS Canterbury-Westland branch email, 10 February 2012. Contact Kieran Heenan, Cordner Hill Law, (03) 353 6794, Kieran@cordner.co.nz.

ASHTON, Raelene Eve: Died at Wellington on 26 November 2011. Late of Wainuiomata, Duty Manager. Council Brief, February 2012. Contact Ramona Rasch, Rasch and Leong, (04) 387 7831, lawyers@rasch-leong.co.nz.

ATOA, Edward Bob Sio: Died at Wellington on 15 June 2011. Late of Wellington, born 14 February 1947, Retired. Council Brief, February 2012. Contact Daniel Monaghan, The Public Trust, (04) 978 4860, daniel.monaghan@publictrust.co.nz.

BISHOP, Christopher Mark: Died in Nepal on 3 November 2011. Formerly lived in Wellington. Council Brief, February 2012. Contact Robert Brace, (04) 237 8880, Robert@bracelegal.co.nz.

BLACK, Trevor: Died on 24 September 2011. Late of 92 Richmond Road, Tokoroa. Bushman. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

COMMONS, Phyllis: Any lawyer holding a will or who as acted for the above-named, late of Auckland, deceased. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact John Gray, Insight Legal, (09) 425 7884, jgray@insightlegal.co.nz.

CONNOR, Catherine Margaret: Died on 11 July 2002. Late of 9 Regal Gardens, Kilbirnie, Wellington. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Jenny Jackson, Macalister Mazengarb, (04) 496 4808, jenny.jackson@macalistermazengarb.com.

COSSON, Anne Veronica: Died at Christchurch on 10 October 2011. Late of Christchurch, Council Planning Advocate. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 3 February 2012. Contact Deirdre Fell, Harmans Lawyers, (03) 352 2293, dmf@harmans.co.nz.

COTTRELL, Melissa Ivy Rose: Died on 6 September 2011 aged 38. Late of 3/25 Tawa Road, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland, Yoga Teacher. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Frank Chan, Corban Revell Lawyers, (09) 837 0550, fchan@corbanrevell.co.nz.

DANIEL, John William: Died on 23 January 2012. Late of Westshore Holiday Park, 88 Meeanee Quay, Westshore, Napier. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 13 February 2012. Contact Shonagh Matheson, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

DANIEL-NIELD, Sarah Mary: Died on 1 November 2011. Late of 5A Glenbush Road, Birkenhead, Auckland. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Mervyn Crosby, Crosby & Associates, (09) 486 1754, ca@crosbylaw.co.nz.

DAVIS, Rosanne Maria: Died on or about 14 October 2011. Lived in Oriental Bay, Wellington, but previously lived in London where she made a will with her solicitor there. Council Brief, February 2012. Contact Malcolm Galloway, Treadwells, (04) 472 1783, Malcolm@treadwells.co.nz.

DENNIS, John Robert: Died on 11 December 2007. Any lawyer holding a will or who has acted for the above-named. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Peter Jones, Jones Law, (04) 499 0972.

DEVERALL, Frances Elizabeth: Died on 28 December 2003 aged 82. Late of 7/3 Rocklands Avenue, Balmoral, Auckland, Retired Clerk. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Lyn Bougen, Fitzgerald Law, (07) 575 8778, lyn@fitzlaw.co.nz.

EVANS, Vryn Shaw: Died on 18 December 2011. Late of 19 Bancroft Terrace, Johnsonville, Wellington. Council Brief, February 2012. Contact Ian McCulloch, Max Tait Legal, (04) 237 6555, ianmcculloch@xtra.co.nz.

EVERSON, Stanley Ernest: Died on 23 May 2011. Late of 95 State Highway 33, Rotorua. Born 1 December 1939, Engineer. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Julie Jones, (027) 479 5036 or Raewyn Mears, (027) 459 2301, revamp30@xtra.co.nz.

FARRANT, Stephen Christopher:  Late of RD1, Russell Road, Seacliff, Waikouaiti, born on 25 or 26 March 1958. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Joseph Farrant, 10 Signal Hill Road, Opoho, Dunedin, (027) 869 2534.

FLOWER, Nicholas Peter: Died on 31 October 2011 at Qatar. Late c/- Keo International Consultants, Doha, Qatar and 860 River Road, Hamilton. Engineer. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

GARNER, Edward George: Died on 25 January 2012. Late of Hamilton. Retired. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

GORRIE, Salah Ivy: Died on 10 November 2011. Late of 590 Avonside Drive, Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 3 February 2012. Contact Jacqui, Barker & Associates, (03) 349 4574, Jacqui.vanbrucken@barkerassociates.co.nz.

HADFIELD, Golan: Died on 31 December 2011. Late of Waiohiki, Hawke’s Bay. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 23 February 2012. Contact Shonagh Matheson, NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch manager, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

HAINGE, Peter Derek: Died on 19 January 2012. Late of 23 Lake Road, Ohinemutu, Rotorua. Beneficiary. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

HALL, Philip Livingstone: Died on 6 January 2012 aged 58. Late of 41 Aquila Drive, Whitianga. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Geoff Baxter, McVeagh Fleming, (09) 377 9966.

HAUNGA, Sione Ufasini: Died on 1 January 2012. Late of 13B Fairclough Road, Beach Haven, Auckland. Born 10 March 1954. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Robert Barnes, Solicitor, (09) 418 0763.

HEMARA, Walter John: Died on 26 August 2011. Late of Laura Fergusson Rehab, 138 First Street, Hamilton. Unemployed. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

LASCELLES, David Clarke: Died on 11 January 2012. Late of Onekawa, Napier, Baker. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 3 February 2012. Contact Shonagh Matheson, NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch manager, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

LUKE, Kerry Ann: Died on 8 November 2011 aged 57. Late of 23 Tekapo Street, Timaru. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Steve Bray, Cherry Kannangara (03) 377 4421, steve@cklaw.co.nz.

MAIR, Kevin John: Died on 9 December 2011. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 3 February 2012. Contact Shonagh Matheson, NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch manager, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

NASSAU, Irene Teamita (also known as Mita Iti): Died on 29 June 1995 aged 54. Late of 44 Hillside Road, Otahuhu, Homemaker. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Paul Friedlander, Friedlander & Co Ltd, (09) 359 9440, paul@friedlander.co.nz.

NEWPORT, Ivan Ross: Died on 1 December 2011. Late of Edith Cavell Rest Home, 40 Head Street, Sumner, Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 February 2012. Contact Grant Smith, Canterbury Legal Services Ltd, (03) 377 0792, grant@canterburylegal.co.nz.

O’BRIEN, Denis (Dennis) William: Died on 15 November 2011 aged 57. Late of Hastings. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Neil Dent, Gifford Devine, (06) 873 0420.

OXENHAM, John Henry: Died on 3 December 2011. Late of Te Puke Country Lodge, No 1 Road, Te Puke, but formerly of Auckland, Retired Engineer. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Fiona Mathieson, Boyle Mathieson Solicitors, (09) 837 6004, fmathieson@bmlaw.co.nz.

PARSONS, Alan James: Died on 4 January 2012 aged 53. Late of Whangarei. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Katrina Simpson, Henderson Reeves Connell Rishworth, (09) 438 0046, katrinasimpson@hendersonreeves.co.nz.

PATEL, Subhas Manubhai: Died on 6 December 2011. Late of 107A Terry Street, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland. Born 2 July 1961, Businessman. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Shean Singh, Solicitor, (09) 630 0054, shean@xtra.co.nz.

PATTERSON, David Garth: Died on 21 November 2011 aged 46. Late of Raglan. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Brian Nabbs, Lawyer, (07) 858 4342, bsnabbs@xtra.co.nz.

RALM, Janelle Rose (aka Janelle Rose Karena): Died on 20 January 2012. Late of 42A Enfield Street, Nawton, Hamilton. Cook. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

ROBBINS, Stephen John: Died on 20 November 2011 in the United States of America. Late of Newtown, Wellington, IT Systems Engineer. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Russell Buchanan, Buchanan Gray, (04) 472 8269, russell@buchanangray.co.nz.

ROY, Daniel Bentley: Died at Upper Hutt between 16 and 17 August 2011. Late of 167F Parkes Line Road, Upper Hutt, Company Director/Plumber. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Brenda Auckram, Paino & Robinson, Brenda@painorobinson.co.nz.

SATTERWAITE, Kathleen Blanche: Died on 31 December 2011 aged 90. Late of Selwyn Village, Point Chevalier, Auckland. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Gaileen McGivern, Wynyard Wood, (09) 969 1777, gaileen@wynyardwood.co.nz.

SELENI, Apu: Died on 3 June 2009 aged 45, MIT Office Worker. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Ric Sinisa, Sinisa Law Ltd, (09) 270 2525, ric@sinisalaw.co.nz.

SMITH, Roy Benjamin: Died on 15 November 2011 aged 74. Late of Auckland. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Mary Jeffcoat, Solicitor, (04) 473 9022, mcjeffcoat@xtra.co.nz.

STEPHENS, Desmond Athel: Late of Mary Doyle Lifecare, Havelock North. Formerly of 2 Riverbend Road, Napier. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 16 February 2012. Contact Contact Shonagh Matheson, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

STEWART, Robert Russell (aka Rusty Stewart, Russell Stewart): Died on 24 December 2011. Late of 4 Omokoroa Road, Omokoroa, Tauranga. Born 14 June 1942. LawTalk 789, 17 February 2012. Contact Donna Stewart, (07) 548 1157, stewart_clan@xtra.co.nz.

TATI, Tikura: Died on 19 November 2011. Late of 18 Fareti Place, Mangere, Auckland. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Rowena Lewis, Lewis Callanan, (09) 479 5344, r.lewis@lewiscallanan.co.nz.

WALLACE, Hubert Bruce: Died on 7 April 2011. Late of Te Arahina O Raihia Rest Home, 9 Golf Road, Taumarunui. Retired. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty E-Bulletin 11, 28 February 2012. Contact Branch Manager, (07) 838 0264, benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

WATSON, Claire Molly Nelham: Died on 25 November 2011 aged 30. Late of Hamilton. LawTalk 788, 3 February 2012. Contact Brian Braatvedt, Solicitor, (07) 839 7081, brian@brianbraatvedt.co.nz.

WILSON, Alan Kinsley: Died at Waimate on 20 December 2011. Late of Point Bush Road, Waimate, Retired Farmer. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 3 February 2012. Contact Duncan Walker, Walker MacGeorge & Co, (03) 689 8139, walker.macgeorge@xtra.co.nz.