Tributes Online - Clifford Downes

Clifford Edward Downes

9/08/1930 - 10/09/2020

DOWNES, Clifford Edward (Cliff) Of Greytown.
On Thursday 10th September 2020, at Carter Court, Carterton. Aged 90 years.
Dearly loved husband of the late Joan. Loved father and father-in-law of Janet and Graham Gilmoure, Trudy and Trevor Lamb, Rosemarie and Bernard Torrey.
Loved Grandad of Simone, Andre; Karl, Corey, Hollie; Shontane, Roxanne, and Lionel and loved by all his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. In accordance with Cliff’s wishes a private family service has been held.
A special thanks to: Dr Smith A & E Dept, Dr Don Simmers, all at Carter Court and the Kahukura Palliative Care Team especially Mandy for their wonderful care of Cliff.
Messages to the Downes family C/- PO Box 185, Carterton 5743, or can be left here on Cliff’s tribute page.


Janet and Graham, Trudy and Trevor, Rosemarie and Bernard and their families wish to express their heartfelt thanks to relatives, friends, neighbours and work colleagues who supported them in various ways following their recent loss of Cliff and with special thanks and gratitude to Joyce, Michael and Thelma for all the love and support to Cliff and family over the recent months since Joan passed.
We have appreciated the lovely personal messages of sympathy, cards, letters, flowers, food, phone calls, visits, and tributes.
A special thanks to Pam Bailey for her gentle guidance and comforting words; to all who travelled from near and far to be with us at this time and to those who joined us via livestream.
Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of our sincere appreciation to each and every one of you.


Service Information
Date: 14/09/2020
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Richmond Chapel
Richmond Road