Funeral & Memorial Notices

Charles (Jack) Revolta 

Passed away suddenly on Sunday 10th of September in Harare at Fairways Home for the Aged. He was 86 years old. He is survived by his wife Di and two sons Keir and Lance. A memorial service will be held on Saturday 23rd September @9.30am at Fairways Chapel, 38 Bodle Ave, Eastlea.

+ Nicos Christou Kapnoullas 1962-2023. The funeral service will take place on Monday 21 August 2023 at 10am at the Greek Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral, Harare. Followed by teas and refreshments. He will be buried in Cyprus.

Charles Hyslop

With great sorrow, John Hyslop would like to announce the sudden death of his brother Charles, on 29 July 2023 from a heart attack. The funeral will be on Thursday 3 August 2023 at 10.00 at Our Lady of the Wayside Parish, 22 Pendennis Road, Mt Pleasant. A plate of eats will be most welcome. Contacts for John: 263 77 7686397 and

John Mackintosh Dawson

We say farewell to one of Harare’s loyal citizens, John Mackintosh Dawson, who passed away on Sunday 16 July at the age of 79. John will be remembered for his keen intellect, quick wit, kind nature, and tireless work ethic. He was a mentor to so many, a great man who always gave more than he took. John is survived by one son and four grandchildren and leaves behind his partner and a fiercely loyal group of friends. A memorial service and celebration of his life will take place at 14:30 at Dandaro Village on Thursday 3rd August 2023.

Susan Wynne Greener

Beloved sister of Ryle and Katie, and dearest friend of Robin Cowper, passed away on the 27th of July, after a short illness. A celebration of Sue’s life will be held in the Athol Evans Chapel. Chiremba Road at 10.00 am on Friday 4th August followed by tea. A plate of eats would be welcome.

Minna Becker 

Beloved wife to Raymond Trevor Becker mother to Sally Roberts, Freda Wheeler, and Joey Marais, grandmother to Trevor, Cheryl, Cindy, Raymond, Allan, Francois, and Byron sister to Hanna, Babsie, and Dora, and 17 great-grandchildren and much loved by many, sadly passed away on Tuesday 25 July 2023. The Celebration of Life service will be held on Monday 31 July 2023 at 10 am at the Highlands Presbyterian Church, Harare. All are welcome. Please join us after the service for teas at the church.

+ Dorothy Economou 19.09.1934 - 13.07-2023
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Jean Collins

It is with great sadness that we advise of the sudden passing of Jean Collins, our most loved Mumsy, Granny Darling and Great Granny Darling. Please join us for a service in her honour on Thursday,  15th June 2023, 1000am at the Emerald Hill School for the Deaf, Catholic Chapel , Harare.

Naomi Chudy

Naomi Chudy suddenly passed away on 30th May 2023. She will be missed and remembered.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday 9 June 2023, at 10:30.

April Duxbury 16.04.1936 – 28.05.2023

Passed away peacefully at Fairways Homes. Sadly missed by her sister, nieces and nephews. Memorial Service to take place at the Chapel, Fairways Homes, Bodle Avenue, Eastlea, Harare on Tuesday 6th June 2023, at 10am. Contacts: Claire: , Trevor:

George Rollins Butler

In loving memory and to celebrate the life of George Rollins Butler. The memorial service will be held at 10am on Friday the 2nd of June 2023, at Highlands Presbyterian Church. If you are able, we kindly ask for a plate of eats to share with tea after the service.

Chris Pio


It is with great sadness that the Pio family announces that Chris died peacefully among close family members on Thursday 27th April 2023 in Harare. His memorial service will be held at Borrowdale Brooke Golf Club on Thursday the 11th of May at 3:30 pm. Please allow for at least 15 minutes to get through the gate. A live streaming of the service will be made available on the day. Please bring a plate of snacks. Cash bar.

James Arthur Colin Girdlestone

The Memorial Service for James Girdlestone will be held on Friday 5th May 2023 at 3 pm at Saint George’s Chapel. Please join us for refreshments afterwards.

Kay Bertin

The Celebration Of Life for Kay Bertin will be held on Friday 28th April 2023 at 2pm at St George’s Chapel. Please join us for refreshments after Kathleen M. Bertin – The Live Streaming Company

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Fredrick Mark Mulder

20-04-1958- 14-02-2023

The Requiem Mass for Fredrick Mark Mulder will take place on Tuesday 21 February 2023 at 10.00am at St Joseph’s Priory, Jean Lane Strathaven, Harare, followed by burial at Glen Forest Memorial Park. Reception will be held after. 

Trevor Gerald Johnson

In loving memory of Trevor Gerald Johnson, we are saddened to announce his passing on 15th February 2023, in Harare, after a brave and courageous battle against Cancer. Much loved Father to Natasha & Amanda; brother to Neville and Grandfather to Jarryd, Jessica and Jonathan.  Forever in our hearts and sadly missed by all his family and dear friends. 

A life so beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered. Please join us on THURSDAY 23rd FEB – 10.30 a.m – HIGHLANDS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH / 112 ED MNANGAGWA (ENTERPRISE RD) to celebrate the life of Trevor.

Clive Alan Harwin
18.10.1942 - 20.01.2023

It is with greatest sadness that the family of Clive Alan Harwin wishes to announce his passing on 20 January 2023.Devoted husband of Sheila father to Michelle, David and Andrew, beloved brother of Annette and Val and most dearly loved Pops of Matt, Craig, Brendan, Adrian, Mikayla Aidan and Mackena. Rest easy our precious Pops, howwe will miss you. Details of Memorial Service to follow.

Robin Raitt Cameron Strokes
30.09.1934 - 09.01.2023

The celebration of the life of Robin Strokes, dearly loved dad, grandad, great grandad and teacher will be held on 16 January 2023 at St George’s College. Tea will be served at the Cricket Pavilion after the service

Norma Frudd

The memorial service of Norma Frudd will take place on Wednesday 04 January 2023 at Bible Baptist Church, Chisipite at 10.00hrs. All are welcome to attend.

Sr Carmel Leahy
10.03.1929 - 15.12.2022

The funeral mass of the late Sr Carmel Leahy will take place at Sr Carmel will take place at St Michaels Presentation School Chapel, Ridgeway North, Borrowdale on Friday 23 December 2022, followed by burrial at Nagle House Cemetery, Marondera

Tim Mattison
24.03.1989 - 15.12.2022

The Celebration of the life for Tim Mattison will take place on Wednesday 21 December 2022 at 10.00hrs at Glen Forest Crematorium

Themis Mevromatis
26.03.1939 - 19.11.2022

Her Funeral will take place on 20 Dec 2022, at 10am at The Holly Trinity Catherdral,  224 Leopold Takawira Street, followed by Burial at Warren Hills, Greek Section, followed by  refreshments saved at Sparta Hall. May God bless her dear soul and give strength to her sister Mary, her brother Tasso, her cousin John and nephew John to bear her los

Philomena Josephine Hipwell
26.03.1939 - 19.11.2022

Celebration of life of Phil will be held on 30 November 2022 with a Funeral Mass at 11.25hrs at St Joseph’s Priory, 9 Jean Lane Strathaven, followed by  a private burial