Dr Peter Taylor

We were very sorry to hear that Dr Peter Taylor from Warkworth died recently. Peter was a past President of the Humanist Society of NZ’s former Auckland branch. Until the early 1990’s Peter would travel to Wellington to attend Humanist Society functions. Our...

Dave Bowron

Dave Bowron, a long standing Christchurch member died on 1 June at aged 88. Dave was a kind, principled and intelligent man who loved fly fishing. With his love for the rivers of Canterbury Dave was active in submission writing to the District Council over their water...

Eric Bell

We were very sorry to that Eric Bell from Matakana, Auckland has died recently. Until the last few years Eric would travel to Wellington to attend our annual seminar. Eric also came to the yearly Summer Gatherings that were held over a weekend. Our condolences go to...

Bob Robertson

Bob Robertson, a Humanist member in Christchurch died on March 10, and we extend our condolences to Bob’s family. Bob was very keen that Richard Dawkin’s The God Delusion should be in all school libraries. On informing us of her father’s death, Bob’s daughter told us...

George Pirie

Auckland member, George Pirie, died age 91 on the 20th January 2010 after a short illness. George was a former long standing chair of the Auckland branch of the Humanist Society of NZ and a long standing Humanist Marriage celebrant. In accordance with George’s wishes,...