Death Notice
  • "Doug was a long-time member of the Palmerston North Gun..."
    - Ian Kilpatrick
  • "Sad to hear of Doug's passing, my late husband Lin use to..."
  • "Beverley and Daphne Stern pass on our sincere condolences..."
    - Daphne Stern
  • "Your loss has left us deeply saddened. Will be sadly missed..."
    - Lauren Standen

Douglas James:
Of Palmerston North, on 6 April 2018, at Cook Street Nursing Home, aged 85 years. Son of Nina and Eric Cruickshank and brother of the late Betty Carr, and Joan Kilpatrick. Special lifelong friend of the Standen family. Uncle of David and Graeme Carr; and Craig, Ian, Clare and Carol Kilpatrick. Long time member of the Palmerston North Gun Club and member of the NZGCA, and the Palmerston North Taxi Society. Special thanks to the staff of Cook Street Nursing Home who looked after Doug for the last three months of his life. Messages to Cruickshank family c/- PO Box 5191, Palmerston North 4441. By request a private cremation has been held.

Published in Manawatu Standard on Apr. 14, 2018