Tributes Online - Doreen (Dawdy) O'Brien

Doreen (Dawdy) Margaret O'Brien

6/02/1936 - 3/10/2021

O’BRIEN, Doreen Margaret (Dawdy) – nee Butcher.
On 3rd October 2021 peacefully at Lansdowne Park, in the presence of family. In her 86th year.
Dearly loved best friend and wife of the late Dick (they were married for 62 years.)
Loved mother and mother-in-law of Denis and Lyn Churcher, Richard, Michael, Pamela and Rex Saywell, Tony and Glenda.
Adored ‘Nana Dawdy’ of her 14 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
A loved sister, sister-in-law, Auntie and friend to many.
In lieu of flowers a donation to the Wairarapa Cancer Society, PO Box 121, Masterton 5840 would be appreciated and may be left in the chapel foyer.
A service for Doreen will be held in the Richmond Chapel, Richmond Rd, Carterton on Thursday 7th October 2021 at 2.00pm followed by private cremation at Clareville.
Covid restrictions of the day will apply. Doreen’s service will be livestreamed via her tribute page.
Messages to the O’Brien family C/- PO Box 185 Carterton 5743 or can be left here on Doreen's tribute page

Denis and Lyn, Richard, Michael, Pamela and Rex, Tony and Glenda together with their families wish to thank relatives, friends, and neighbours for the lovely messages of sympathy, food, flowers and tributes received following their recent loss of Doreen. A special thank you to Dr John Gordon and the staff of Lansdowne Park for their care of Doreen over the years; and Rev. Elizabeth Snowsill for her prayers and gentle guidance. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of our heartfelt appreciation.


Service Information
Date: 7/10/2021 Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Richmond Chapel
Richmond Road