Joan Margaret

31.5 1931 – 6.10.2021

Passed away peacefully at Southern Cross Care, aged 90 years. Loving wife of John (dec). Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Margaret, Deborah & Jason, Suzanne & Russell, Vicky & Graeme and Phillipa & Tim. Beloved grandmother (Nan), great- grandmother and great-great-grandmother to all her beautiful grandchildren.

Loved and Remembered Always

Due to COVID Restrictions, limited numbers may attend service. A live stream of this service will be available on Friday 8th October 2021 at 2pm.

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  1. Tania Milton  October 8, 2021

    RIP Nan Bates.
    Gone but never forgotten.
    Will love you forever.
    Barry, Tania, Shane, Sami & Tasha

  2. Rebecca Powell  October 8, 2021

    My deepest condolences to the extended Bates family. Never have I seen a women so loved by her children. It is a testament to her caring nature. Joan will be missed by all the staff and residents at SCC. Rest in Peace Mrs Bates.

  3. John & Pamela McDonald  October 10, 2021

    We send our sincere sympathy to each and every family member. We are thinking of you even though we have lost touch over these many years. We have strong memories of a devoted wife and mother.
    John & Pamela McDonald


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