Wills Inquiries advertised in January 2012

The following inquiries about wills were advertised in New Zealand Law Society publications during January 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: 

BENNETT, Thomas Ian: Died at Hastings on 27 December 2011. Late of 812 Tomoana Road, Hastings. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 26 January 2012. Contact Branch Manager Shona Matheson, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

DOMETT, Richard Samuel: Died on 24 December 2011. Late of Rotorua. Retired, but previously a sheep shearer and fencer. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-newsletter, January 2012. Contact benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

DRUCE, Geoffrey William:Died on 3 November 2011. Late of 3 Westgate Street, Ngaruawahia. Fitter and Turner. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-newsletter January 2012. Contact benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

HITCHCOCK, Shirley Grace: Died at Christchurch on 24 November 2011. Lived in Nelson, Hokitika and Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 16 December 2011. Contact Richard Neave, Duncan Cotterill, (03) 379 2430, r.neave@duncancotterill.com.

JAMIESON, Mary Elizabeth: Died on 5 December 2011. Late of 310B Papamoa Beach Road, Papamoa, but formerly of Hamilton. Barrister and Solicitor. NZLS Waikato Bay of Plenty branch e-newsletter, January 2012. Contact benedict.ryan@lawsociety.org.nz.

KIMBER, Alexina Audrey: Died on 23 December 2011. Resided most recently at the Parkwood Rest Home and Hospital, 62-72 Aldwins Road, Christchurch, born 26 December 1925. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 January 2012. Contact Gerry Deacon, Linwood Law, (03) 389 2121, Gerry@linwoodlaw.co.nz.

LUKE, Kerry Ann: Died on 8 November 2011 aged 57. Late of 23 Tekapo Street, Timaru. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 13 January 2012. Contact Steve Bray, Cherry Kannangara, (03) 377 4421, steve@cklaw.co.nz.

LYONS, Susan Mary (aka Susan Mary Williams): Died on 25 March 2010. Late of 7A Dyers Road, Cashmere, Christchurch. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 16 December 2011. Contact TS Dacre & Son, (03) 341 1057.

MERSON, Mariett Lyngver: Died at Palmerston North on 30 December 2011. Late of Waitarere Beach, Levin and formerly of Napier. NZLS Hawke’s Bay branch email, 26 January 2012. Contact Branch Manager Shona Matheson, (06) 835 1254, hawkesbay@lawsociety.org.nz.

MOORE, Kenneth John: Died on 6 January 2012 at Christchurch aged 65. Late of 12A Goldsmith Place, Waltham, Christchurch. Born 13 March 1946. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 January 2012. Contact Dianne Christie (daughter), 79 Cobham Street, Christchurch, (03) 338 6120 or (021) 051 0853.

SANGKOP, Franciscus: Died on 19 September 2011 aged 58. Late of 20 McCarthy Street, Hoon Hay, Christchurch, Forklift Driver. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 January 2012. Contact Michele Cairns, Public Trust, (04) 978 4872, Michele.cairns@publictrust.co.nz.

SELDON, Lily Augusta: Died on 9 January 2012. Late of Christchurch, Widow. NZLS Canterbury Westland branch email, 20 January 2012. Contact Alison McIntosh, Cunningham Taylor, (03) 2605, anm@ctlaw.co.nz.