Family Notice - Deaths

BROWN, (née Pohe), Rongomaitauarau (Rongo). Aged 84 years. Died peacefully early Thursday morning at Waimate Falls, Wharekahika. Returned now to her eternal love Hone Aupouri Brown. Adored mother of Anita Waerea and Kylie Brown. Treasured Nanny to all her moko, and cherished sister and aunty of many from the Wellington Maori community, Pendennis House, and the Anglican Church. Rongo will lie in state at Hinemaurea ki Wharekahika Marae, Hicks Bay, where her funeral service will be at 11am on Sunday, August 11th, before burial. 'Piko nei te matenga, tau mai ko te pouri nui ...' - Evans Funeral Services Ltd FDANZ