Death Notice
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Roderick Matthew (Rod):
Of Pahiatua, on Thursday 10 January 2019, (peacefully) at Arohanui Hospice, Palmerston North, after a short illness, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Maureen. Loved Dad of Cory, Mat'e, and Dalliss. Loved stepfather of Teresa Saunders and Tyronn Mason, and Dean and Hannah Saunders. Loved Pop to his 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. In lieu of a floral tribute, a donation made to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North would be appreciated or may be left at the service. Messages to Mrs M. Antunovich, PO Box 93, Pahiatua. A service to celebrate Rod's life will be held at the Tararua Club, Tararua Street, Pahiatua, on Monday 14 January 2019, at 1.30pm. Private cremation thereafter.
Monarch Funeral Home Ltd
Pahiatua (06) 3766662

Published in Manawatu Standard on Jan. 12, 2019