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 Norm Ashton

Warrant Number:23451
Surname:Ashton
Forenames:Norm
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Age:67
Type:Burial
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:Unknown
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: 10
Plot #: 63
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:My beloved husband JACK ASHTON, died 10 August 1938; and his loving wife LILY, died 12 February 1957. Where no shadows fall.

also our dearly loved son, EDMOND MURRAY, accidentally killed 28 March 1946 aged 22.

NORM ASHTON, dearly loved husband and father, at rest, at peace, January 1921 - November 1988.

Picture of Taruheru cemetery, block 10, plot 63.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
AshtonJohnBurialAdult50Unknown12/08/1938
AshtonEdmond MurrayBurialAdult2228/03/194630/03/1946
AshtonLilyBurialAdult63Unknown14/02/1957