Death Notice
  • "To Chris and Dianne and family. Deepest sympathy on the..."
  • "Deepest sympathy for the loss of a true gentleman.Lorraine..."
  • "On behalf of all our members of the Italy Star..."
    - Peter Scott
  • "Chris abd Diane and family, deepest sympathy. Kaye..."
  • "Condolences to the family of a true gentleman. It was a..."
    - Phil and Janet Muskett

George Houghton:
Signaller, 6th Battalion Grenadier Guards, 2622206. In Christchurch, on November 2, 2018, surrounded by three generations of his family, aged 97. Much loved husband of Oonah, father of Michael, Christopher, Jane, and Antony and great friend of their partners Frances, Dianne, Tapu, and Paula. Grandad for Kerry, Rachael, Gareth, Luke, and their partners, and Grace, Tom, William, Maggie, Victoria, and Ava. Great-grandad for Emma, Olivia, Isla, Henry, Poppy Mae, Lucy, and George (Junior). Much loved uncle of his nieces and nephews. A special thanks to Essie Summers Retirement Village staff and friends for their love and care. Messages to the Booker family, c/- PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A Funeral Service for George will be held in St Mary's Church, Afghan Street, Pleasant Point, Tomorrow (Wednesday), at 1.30pm. Burial at Pleasant Point Cemetery thereafter.


Published in Timaru Herald from Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, 2018