Tributes Online - Lea Povey

Lea Mabel Povey

10/07/1942 - 2/04/2021

Povey, Lea Mabel (Nee Taylor).

Lea died peacefully on 2nd April 2021 in Huntleigh Home, Wellington.

Dearly loved wife of Dennis. Loyal and lovely mum of Lynley and Viv, Nicola and Sharl and Jonathan and Julia. The best grandma to Matt, Lucy, Thomas, Lily and Walter. Beloved daughter to Ivan and Mabel Taylor and adored sister of Brian, Kay McKay, Geoff and Joy Forster and families. A gentle Aunty Lea to her nieces and nephews. Friend, confidant, and comfort to many.

Messages to the family may be left in Lea’s tribute book above or forwarded to

A service to celebrate the life of Lea will be held at Saint Ninian’s Uniting Parish, 208 Karori Road, Karori on Wednesday 7 April at 1:30 pm, thereafter private cremation.

“And did you get what you wanted from this life, even so? I did. And what did you want? To call myself beloved, to feel myself beloved on the earth”

Service Information
Date: 7/04/2021
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: St Ninian's Uniting Parish
208 Karori Road
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