Tributes Online - Shirley Rasmussen

Shirley May Rasmussen

2/02/1927 - 12/03/2018

RASMUSSEN SHIRLEY MAY on 12 March 2018 peacefully at Wellington Hospital, aged 91 years.

Dearly loved wife of the late Merv.

Loving mother of Marilyn and the late John Rigby, Kay and the late Bernie Taylor, Carol and Grant Flinders.

Special Nan to Jason, Tracey and Karen (Roly) Rigby and Mikey, Sarah and Adam Churchward, Becky and Ben Russian, James Taylor, Brad and Rhys Flinders.

Adored ‘Great Nana Shirley’ of Mia Rigby, Vincent and Remy Russian, and Angus Churchward.

A dear friend of Stew MacLeod.

A special thanks to the staff at Te Hopai Rest Home for their care of Shirley over the past 12 months. In lieu of flowers donations to the Cancer Society may be left at the service.

Messages to the ‘Rasmussen’ family may be left in Shirley’s tribute book at or posted c/- PO Box 14-366, Kilbirnie 6241.

Shirley’s funeral service will be held at the Cockburn Street Chapel, cnr Cockburn St and Onepu Rd, Kilbirnie on Thursday 15 March at 11am. Thereafter private cremation.

Service Information
Date: 15/03/2018
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cockburn Street Chapel
Cnr Cockburn St & Onepu Rd