Gee & Hickton Funeral Directors
Cnr King and Cairo Street
Upper Hutt, Wellington
OWLES, Peter Edward:
Peacefully at Hutt Hospital on 24 October 2021; in his 89th year. Loved husband for 63 years of Margery; father and father-in-law of Ian, Denise and Brad, Ted and Rose; grandfather of Rochelle, Kristina, Jay and Flynn. Due to Covid-19 restriction on numbers, limited seating is available, for details of the livestream please contact the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Wellington Free Ambulance ( would be appreciated or may be left at the service. A service to celebrate his life will be held in Kingswood, cnr King and Cairo Streets, Upper Hutt, on Friday 29 October at 2.00pm, thereafter private cremation.

Published by Dominion Post on Oct. 27, 2021.
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Marg and family, so sorry to hear of Peters passing, Peter was a great friend of mum and dads, Anne and Bob, and I know they valued both of your friendships immensely, you had some great times together, our thoughts are with you all.
The McIlvride family.
Todd McIlvride
November 4, 2021
Dear Marg and family, my condolences for the passing of Peter, unfortunately I only discovered this last night, Peter was a great friend of Mum and Dads, Bob and Anne, and you all had so many great times together, I know they both valued yours and Peters friendship immensely.
May our thoughts be with you.
The McIlvride family.
Todd McIlvride
November 4, 2021
Condolances to Marg and the Owles family. Thank you for sharing Peters life with us and we acknowledge him for the great work he did in the community and particularly as Chairman of the Wellington Branch of the NZ Farm Forestry Association.
Paul Baker
November 2, 2021
Thanks for opening your heart and home to me in times when I needed it most. You, Marge and Ted gave me so much love and are never far from my thoughts. I remember the night Peter, Ted and I crossed the R mountain to deliver fireworks at the funeral of a young woman.I can see the red lights in the night,even now,and hope you are up there now in the great recycler of stars, stardust, and the dust of our very selves Love to all the Owles and especially Marge and cousin Ted xxx Louise
Louise Wareham
October 30, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Annette Hall nee Piercy
October 29, 2021
Very sorry to hear of Peter's passing Marg and Family. I was looking Peter up to let him know Larry Mackisack had died, on the same day as it turns out. Our thoughts are with you and the family, Stephen Mackisack.
Stephen Mackisack
October 28, 2021
Sad to hear of Peter's passing. Like hundreds of others we have great memories of times past. Will never forget the Australian trips, so much fun . Peter was a brilliant navigator, hope he can now keep Rob McIlvride & John Ward headed in the right direction. We hear the fishing is amazing up there Pete. Condolences to Marge & family.
Kaye Swanson
October 28, 2021
Sorry Margery and Denise and family for your loss.
Peter was a lovely man and an inspiration to so many of us. May he Rest In Peace.
Raewyn Richardson
October 27, 2021
Our sincerest sympathy to all of Peters family and he will always be remembered for his kindness/generosity and all the wonderful work he did for all the people of Upper Hutt. Jeffrey and Margaret.
Jeffrey and Margaret Powell
October 27, 2021
for dear Peter-my chemist boss and friend-you were a wonderful man
Lynette McAlpine
October 27, 2021
Marg and family our deepest sympathy in the loss of a great Upper Hutt legend. We can't be with you Marg but send our love to you all.
Jeanette and Peter Greig, Toowoomba,Q'land.
Peter Greig
October 27, 2021
Peter was a legend in Upper Hutt a personal friend of mine and hundreds of others my deepest sympathy to Marg and family Charlie Clayton
October 27, 2021
Peter was a legend in Upper Hutt a personal friend to myself and many others my deepest sympathy Marg and family
October 27, 2021
Sad to read Margery RIP Peter.from old resident Seddon St Nae Nae.
October 27, 2021
Condolences to Margery and families RIP Peter wonderful man will be missed.
Rosamund Holcroft (nee Bold)
October 27, 2021
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