Death Notice
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BEATON, George Ian: RN
Captain NZ Army Territorial Force. Of Tokomaru. On 5th January 2019, peacefully at home. Aged 71. Dearly loved partner of the late David Manderson. Dearly loved brother of Annie Keen (Gore), Dot and James Sushames (Bulls), Mary and Larry Ching (Richmond), and Lorna Raika (Foxton), and his nieces and nephews. Dearly loved long time friend of Barry, William and Willie, Monica, Sue, Natalie and Warren, Jan and Campbell. In lieu of flowers donations to the Arohanui Hospice may be left at Terracehaven Chapel foyer. Messages to the Beaton family, C/- PO Box 5191, Palmerston North 4441. A service to celebrate George's life will be held at the Terracehaven Chapel, 697 Main Street, Palmerston North, on Friday 11th January 2019, at 11.00am, followed by a private cremation. Extra special thanks to Dr John, Dr Richard, District Nurses and Hospice staff for their recent amazing care to George, his family and friends. They made his last journey one to remember.

Published in Manawatu Standard on Jan. 7, 2019