Many fans in the Wellington area will know Kath Bergner from various fannish and other events over the years. We are sad to note her passing and are sure you wish to join us in passing on our condolences to Annette, Laurie and the rest of her loved ones. Following is the funeral notice from the Dominion Post.
BERGNER, Kathleen Jones (nee Duffield).
Kathleen died peacefully aged 80 at Mary Potter Hospice in the early hours of Sunday, 25th November 2012, following a long illness. She will be sorely missed by her loving children Annette and Christopher, her brother Geoffrey and sister in-laws Marjorie and Audrey, her son-in law Laurie, her grand-children Sarah and Milo and extended family and friends in New Zealand, the UK and Australia.
Special thanks to Kathleen’s personal carers Sharon, Lorraine and Sian and the Mary Potter Hospice staff for their kind and thoughtful support.
Rather than flowers, donations may be made to the Mary Potter Hospice , PO Box 7442, Wellington South or to a charity of choice.
Messages to the Bergner family may be left in Kathleen’s tribute book at http://www.tributes.co.nz or posted c/o 4 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville.
A funeral service will be held at the Guardian Funeral Home Chapel, 4 Moorefield Road, Johnsonville on Friday 30th November 2012 at 11:30am and will be followed by a private cremation.