Passed away peacefully with loving family by her side at the Rosewood Rest Home, Christchurch on January 27, 2021, aged 93.
Dearly loved wife of the late Patrick,
deeply loved and cherished mum and mother-in-law of Trish & Vic Allen, Anne-Marie & Tom Reynolds, Moira & the late Sean O’Shea,
Christine & Tony Woodward, Peter & Marie, Shaun & Lindsay, Martin & Esther, and Patrick & Mary-Ann,
devoted Nana of Vanessa, Jacqueline, Sacha, Daniel, Chloe, Siobhan, Kelly, Ryan, Leighton, Alissa, Kate, Sarah,
Tess, Connor, Emma, Cherise, Liam (deceased), Gabrielle, Darcie, Kyle, Maggie, and Finn,
loved great Nana of Matilda, Reuben, Harriette, Millie, Maria, Thomas, Ruby, Gracie, Flynn, Bonnie, Zach, and Willow,
a loved daughter of the late William & Clara Mallinson,
a loved sister and sister-in-law of the late George & Tess, Bill & Margaret, Tom & Rose, Selina & Mac Baldwinson, Albert & May, and Ellen & Jack Jones,
a loved member of the O’Brien family, a cherished aunty, cousin and friend of many.
~ The family would like to acknowledge the staff at the Rosewood Rest Home for their loving care and support ~
Messages to P O Box 54, Moana 7845.

A Requiem Mass for Claire will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, 40 High Street, Greymouth on Tuesday at 11am.
Claire will then be laid to rest with Patrick at the Karoro Lawn Cemetery.