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The Late: THOMAS (TOM) TAHU Passes Away In Bourke, NSW, AUSTRALIA  

mitacare OWC
Active Member

Tena Koe Te Whanau

This is to inform the Family, Friends and Whanau of the passing away of the Late: THOMAS(TOM)TAHU on Thursday 20th May 2004 at Bourke, Country NSW, Australia.

TOM will lay-in-state in Sydney until arrangements have been finalised for his to return to Aotearoa.

May the Lord bless and comfort you as you tangi his farewell. As arrangements are finalised I will post an update panui for the Whanau.

Aroha nui, Ka kite ano,
Bruce Mita
Mitacare Funeral Services

Posted : 14 August, 2004 11:01 am
mitacare OWC
Active Member

Kia Ora E Te Whanau

This panui is to confirm and inform the Family, Friends and Whanau of the Late: THOMAS (TOM) TAHU gathered at the Tunahopu Marae in Ohinemutu, Rotorua, that his body will depart Sydney for Auckland aboard Qantas Flight QF 191 on Tuesday 25 May 2004 at 09:30am arriving in Auckland at 12:25pm (local time), accompanied by his children and Whanau.

Following a brief stop at South Auckland Funeral Services the Late: THOMAS (TOM) TAHU will be transferred to the Tunahopu Marae where he will lay-in-state until his internment in the Pukepoto Urupa, Ngongataha.

On behalf of all of our Whanau at Mitacare Funeral Services in Sydney we extend and express our Aroha to all of the Whanau gathered at the Tunahopu Marae to tangi his farewell.

May the Lord bless and comfort you all at this sad time.

It has been an honour and priviledge to serve your Whanau.

Aroha nui
Ka kite ano

Bruce Mita
Mitacare Funeral Services, Sydney

Posted : 14 August, 2004 11:02 am