Tributes Online - Fay Wills

Fay Ellen Wills

18/10/1929 - 6/01/2022

WILLS, Fay Ellen (nee Thoresen) Of Carterton.
On 6th January 2022, peacefully at Wairarapa Hospital in the presence of family. In her 93rd year.
Dearly loved wife of the late Allan.
Loved mother and mother-in-law of Len and Chris, Elaine Hargreaves, Yvonne and Derek Theobald (both deceased), Christine, David and Wendy, Jeanette and Barry McLean, Murray, Susan, and Karen and Tim Camp.
Loved and treasured Nana of her 20 grandchildren and 33.5 great grandchildren.
Loved sister, sister-in-law, and auntie to many.
A special thanks to all at Wairarapa Hospital and Lansdowne Park for their tender loving care.
In lieu of flowers a donation to the Life Flight Trust (
would be appreciated and may be left in the chapel foyer.
A service for Fay will be held in the Richmond Chapel, Richmond Rd, Carterton on Monday 10th January 2022 at 1.00pm followed by burial at the Clareville Lawn Cemetery. A vaccination pass is required for attendance.
Messages to the Wills family C/- P.O. Box 185, Carterton 5743 or can be left here on Fay’s tribute page

Fay’s family wish to express their heartfelt gratitude to all who have supported them in so many ways during the recent loss of their dearly loved mum. The lovely personal messages of sympathy, cards, flowers, food, phone calls, tributes, visits, and presence at mum’s service have been really appreciated and have provided great comfort to us all.
Special thanks to the Doctors and staff at Wairarapa Hospital for the care of mum in her final days; to the amazing team at Lansdowne Park for their wonderful love and care of Fay and family over the past year; to Pam Bailey for her comforting words and fitting farewell and to Peter and Jenny Giddens and staff for looking after mum and us in our time of need.



Service Information
Date: 10/01/2022 Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Richmond Chapel
Richmond Road