Luise Mary (nee Thorrold) (Aunty Lu) GIFFORD

GIFFORD, Luise Mary (Aunty Lu) (nee Thorrold). Aged 81 years, born 3 August 1937, passed away peacefully at home in Raglan on 9th January 2019. Beloved wife of the late and dear husband Denys. Adored mother and mother-in-law of Michelle and Rob, treasured grandmother to Dillon and partner Shilara. Loved sister to Tim and Hillary (Deceased), Wendy, Judi, Jeff and Julie. Much loved and cherished Aunty to her 30 nieces and nephews. Luise was a very special person. She meant everything to so many. She was there for everyone, full of advice, lotions and potions. A wonderful life well lived and lived to the fullest - an inspiration to us all. All communications c/- Pellows PO Box 4449, Hamilton East 3247.

Published in The New Zealand Herald on Jan. 12, 2019