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 Catherine Burch

Warrant Number:9354
Age Group:Adult
Denomination:Anglican / Church Of England
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:09 May 1961 (Tuesday)
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: SEC1
Plot #: 6
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:In loving memory of C M PATTERSON, died 31 May 1918 aged 90 years; also his wife MARY, died 17 August 1934 aged 86 years. In loving memory of MAC GIBBON: ALMA SOPHIA ( nee PATTERSON ) died 12.12.1964 age 79 yrs. JAMES WILLIAM ( Bill ) died 20.2.1966 aged 58 years. Their Ashes were scattered in Poverty Bay. NORMAN MURRAY PTE 30433 22 (Motor) BN, NZ Infantry. Killed in Action 22.5.1941 Aged 27 years. He rests at Suda Bay Crete. W. ALLAN MAC GIBBON 28125 1939 - 45. Lt. N.Z. Military Forces. Died 8.9.1999 aged 92 years.

Picture of Taruheru cemetery, block SEC1, plot 6.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
MacGibbonW AllanBurialAdult9208/09/1999Unknown
MacGibbonAlma SophiaMemorialAdult7912/12/1964Unknown
MacGibbonJames WilliamMemorialAdult5820/02/1966Unknown