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Family Notice - Deaths

KAWHIA, Heneriata Kanoa (Henri) (nee Walker). Born 24 February 1924, Died 4 April 2021. Loved wife of the late Eruera Paratene (Eddie) Kawhia. Much-loved mother of the late Georgina, Timu and John Pohatu, Riria (Lil) Fox, Roberta and the late Kevin Bradley, Kathy and the late George Stainton and partner William Pahuru, and Taniera (Dan) and Pane. Adored and precious Nanny Kawhia, Nanny Paku, Nanny K and Little Nan of her 19 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren. She loved her friends, cousins and her many nieces and nephews. She was a loved Nan to many. Haere atu ra Mama, haere atu ra ki a ratau ma, ki o tipuna, o matua, o tuakana, teina, tungane hoki. You will forever be our Evening Star, Meremere-Tu-Ahiahi, that glimmers each starlit night above Hikurangi, casting your gentle light upon Reporua, Rotokautuku, Tapuwaeroa and Tutumatai. Mum is lying at her family home, Tutumatai. Her funeral service will be held at Tutumatai at 11am on Wednesday 7 April, followed by interment at Umaraki urupa, Tutumatai. - Evans Funeral Services Ltd FDANZ www.evansfuneral.co.nz