Death Notice
  • "Fond Farewell from Alton, your name lives on here Don. You..."
    - Jacq Dwyer
  • "To Murray and all the Holyoake Family Thinking of you at..."
    - Paul Bremer
  • "So sorry to hear of Don's death. Thinking of you all."
    - Kaye Hyams
  • "Don and Joan were great friends to our family and our..."
    - Mark Jones
  • "The Holyoake family Sorry to hear of the passing of Don,..."
    - Kayvon Smart

Donald Harry (Don): (JP)
Peacefully at Taranaki Base Hospital, on Monday 8 January 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Aged 91 years. Dearly loved husband of Joan for 68 years. Loved and respected father and father-in-law of Janet (deceased), Ken and Janene, Ian and JL, Alison Sutton and Phil, Murray and Roslyn. Cherished Papa of Catherine, Bryan; Joshua, Cinnamon; Shane, Amy; Christopher, Logan, Mitchell, Victoria, Zoe; and his great-grandchildren Nikita, Rimu, Arthur, Florence; Arabella, Asha Lily, Jake; and Greer. All messages to c/- 172 Lemon Street, Strandon, New Plymouth, or may be left online at A service to celebrate Don's life will be held at Eagars Te Henui Chapel, 174 Lemon Street, New Plymouth, on Friday 12 January 2018 at 11.00am, a private cremation will be held.


Published in Taranaki Daily News from Jan. 10 to Jan. 12, 2018