Beloved darling wife of Wi Paraire. Dearest mum of William and Dianne, Karen, Paulette, Jason and Serena, Lily and Karps. Special Mother-in-law to Michael and Vaughan.
Most precious nanny net to Kasey and Pana, Sidney, Moana, Rosie Girl. Shirleen and Ford, Geronimo and Valerie, Pokimi, Kowhai, Erica and Kauri, Jason Michael (deceased).
Great grandmother to her many tuarua moko.
Loved aunty to her many nieces and nephews.
Tangihanga was held at the Dunstall Memorial Chapel, Edwardes Street, Napier on Saturday November 14 at 10am, followed by interment at the Western Hills Cemetery. Hakari to follow at 70 Geddis Avenue, Maraenui (Mum’s pride and joy)
“You Were Our Rock Mum”
Hema, Waiata Angeline (Kuikui)
Daughter of Wharehira and Mere Maraki. Daughter in law of Pana and Koka Hema. Sister of Morgan, Charles, Herbert, Gloria. Areta, Twins Walter and Ngahirika, Wharehira, Mona and Pahira. Sister in law of Rawiri, John, Andrew, Murray, Marlene, Raymond and Truby and Andre.
“Farewell Sis, we will love you forever”