Death Notice
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    - Robyn Baldwin
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    - Rosalie McFarlane
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    - Brian Savage
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CAIRD, James Gilbert (Jim):
Jim was born in Dunedin on November 6, 1916, and died peacefully at The Croft Rest Home, Timaru, on October 5, 2018, one month from his 102nd birthday. Dearly loved and loving husband of Ainsley, and father and father-in-law of Beverley and the late Bill (Melbourne), Margaret and Marcus (Bismarck, USA), and David (Christchurch). Jim cherished his grandchildren Andrew, Gareth, Jane, and Anne, his seven great-grandchildren, and his many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the caring staff at The Croft Rest Home and to the many with whom he shared his love and friendship. Messages to F1/4 Thomas Street, Timaru 7910. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 19 Rathmore Street, Timaru, Tomorrow (Wednesday, October 10), at 11.30am.


Published in Timaru Herald from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2018