They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.

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Details for Eliza McKay

Warrant Number:3957
Surname:McKay
Forenames:Eliza
Gender: Female
Age Group:Adult
Age:88
Type:Burial
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:15 August 1958 (Friday)
Cemetery: Makaraka
Block: MKI
Plot #: 600B
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:In loving memory of THOMAS McKAY, beloved husband of Eliza McKay, died 7 June 1917 aged 57 years; also LEONARD HAROLD McKAY, dearly loved and only son of the above, who died of wounds in France 7 April 1918 aged 24 years; also ELIZA McKAY, passed away 13 August 1958 aged 88 years.

Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKI, plot 600B.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
McKayThomasBurialAdult54Unknown08/06/1917