In her 82nd year. Passed away peacefully on Thursday the 16th January 2020 at Glengarry Rest Home, Wairoa. Dearly loved wife of Dickie Pungatara (deceased). Loving mother to April Cracknell. Cherished daughter of Diana Ehu (nee Walker) (deceased) and John Hawkins (deceased). Loved twin sister to Milly. Loved sister to Harry (deceased), Mary, Buddy (deceased), Hinetengarue (deceased), Hinemaringi, (deceased) Noko (deceased), Roha (deceased), Baba, Anzac (deceased) and baby sister Sue (deceased). Dearly loved Aunty to all her many nieces and nephews. Bobby will lie at Ruataniwha Marae, Wairoa where a funeral service will be held on Sunday 19 January 2020 at 11:00 am followed by interment at the Wairoa Lawn Cemetery.
Special thanks to doctors and nursing staff of the Wellington and Hastings hospitals and the many kind, respectful and thoughtful caregivers at Glengarry Rest Home. Forever in our hearts.