HOANI, Emily Whakaahua (Ems) (Aunty Granny). — Passed away suddenly, doing what she loved, aged 71, on Friday, 22 November 2019. Dearly loved partner of Alan Waddell, loved mother, mother-in-law and Nanny of Aroha and Tau, Fabian, Graiden, and Krain Hauiti; Moana and Jared, Rafe, and Lane Paewai. Loved by all her brothers, sisters, nephews and nieces. Tangi ana te ngakau kei te hinga nga roimata e rere nei te hupe i te matenga o to maua mama a Emily Whakaahua Hoani. He uri o Ngati Pikiao no te waka o Te Arawa. A service to celebrate, Emily’s life, will be held at Gore Town and Country Club, 9 Bury Street, Gore 9710 on Thursday, 28 November at 1.00 pm, followed by interment at Charlton Park Cemetery. Messages to Alan Waddell, 1112 Blackhill Road, Wendon Valley, 9773.