William John aka John McBride

1st June 1940 - 5th February 2020
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Te Anau Club
Pop Andrew Drive
Te Anau
15 February 2020, 1:00PM


William John aka John


It is with great sadness that John passed away in the loving care of Hospice Southland; aged 79 years.  Dearly loved husband of Margaret. Loved and respected father and father in law of Kelly Ann and Tony, Tania and Aaron, Brendon and Chrissy.  Loved and adored Grandad / Johnboy of Mackenzie, Braytten, Brylie, the late Hayley, Dillon, and Mattie. In accordance with John’s wishes a private cremation has been held.  A Memorial Service combined with a Mass to celebrate John’s life will be held in the Te Anau Club, Pop Andrew Drive on Saturday 15 February at 1pm, followed by a committal at Lynwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made at the service for Hospice Southland.

R.I.P Johnboy


Messages to 41 Luxmore Drive, Te Anau 9600


To the McBride Family.
Please accept my condolences of a well loved bowling mate.John was a great guy and I have many fond memories of him on and off the bowling green. R>I>P> John.
Carolyn Porteous, Te Anau
RIP John will miss your smiling face on and off the Te Anau Bowling Green Michael Dodd
Michael Dodd, Te Anau
Our love and thoughts are with you all at this time of loss , john will be missed by all , Tony and pam gardiner and family , nsth
Gardiner , North Canterbury
Our sincere condolences to you all. Enjoy those happy memories.
Doug and Diane Ridley, Te Anau
Margaret and family,thinking of you all at this sad time,RIP John
Debbie McLaughlin, OTAUTAU
Marg and Family, our thoughts are with you all at this sad time., wish we could be there for you.
We have so many great memories from John boy and you all...........especially warming Johns beer on the fire!!!
Take Care and stay strong together
All our love
Kenny, Amanda, Casey and Ben
Everett Family, South Canterbury
Sending our love and sympathy to you Margaret and all the family.
RIP John
Keith and Anne White, Riverton
To, Margaret, Kelly, Tony, Tania, Aaron, Brendan, Chrissy and family,

I have had a many a nice chat and a laugh with John over the years and he will be greatly missed.
I just wanted to pass on my deepest sympathies at this sad time, I am thinking of you all.

Kara Adams, Sydney
Margaret, Kelly, Tania, Brendon and Families- So sorry to read of John’s passing. When I think of John, I remember his big smile and his obliging attitude to life; he will be missed by many. Much love, Theresa & Gordon Souness and Family
Theresa Souness, Patearoa, Central Otago