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 Laurence Sherriff

Warrant Number:2158
Surname:Sherriff
Forenames:Laurence
Age Group:Adult
Age:28
Denomination:Anglican / Church Of England
Type:Burial
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:10 May 1931 (Sunday)
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: 3
Plot #: 35
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:Sacred to the memory of LAURENCE MASSEY, only son of Frank & Edith SHERRIFF, died 6 May 1931 aged 29 years; also sacred to the memory of FRANK SHERRIFF, born December 1872, died October 1946. Also sacred to the memory of EDITH SHERRIFF, born April 1873, died February 1951;. sacred to the memory of CHARLES KENNAWAY (Pat), born 18 January 1900, died 28 June 1988, loved husband of Kathleen LOWE. Also sacred to the memory of KATHLEEN LOWE, Born January 1905, died December 1977. Dear friend of Many.

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The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
SherriffFrancis L OrmsbyBurialAdult73Unknown29/10/1946
SherriffEdith MaryBurialAdult78Unknown08/02/1951
LoweKathleen HelenAsh BurialAdult72Unknown10/01/1978
LoweCharles KennawayAsh BurialAdult88Unknown30/06/1988