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 Dorothy Joan Sparrow

Warrant Number:33110
Forenames:Dorothy Joan
Gender: Female
Age Group:Adult
Occupation:Rest Home Care Worker
Type:Ash Burial
Date of Birth: 23 August 1940 (Friday)
Date of Death: 24 February 2023 (Friday)
Date of Burial:09 March 2024 (Saturday) @ 13:00:00
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: T
Plot #: 108
Map Location:View on Map

Sorry, no headstone image(s) found.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
SparrowDennis FrederickAsh BurialAdult8624/02/202109/03/2024