Ross Reginald Corlett

ID# 1285, (16 Oct 1932 - 6 Jul 2007)

Ross Reginald Corlett was born on 16 Oct 1932 at Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand .1

He was the son of Howard Donald Corlett and Rose Mary Nichols.

Ross died on 6 Jul 2007 at 10 Frecklington Road, Sanson, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand , at age 74 years, 8 months and 20 days

From Main Road, Rata, aged 73yrs.2

Ross's death notice appeared on 7 Jul 2007 in the "Wairarapa Daily Times", New Zealand ,

CORLETT Ross Reginald:
Of Rata: On July 6, 2007, peacfully at home, surrounded by family; in his 74th year. Dearly loved husband of Audrey, loved father and father in law of Wayne and Mary (Vancouver), Wendy and Hugh (Palmerston North), Neil and Tina (Palmerston North), Pauline and Barry (Dunedin), Paul and Rena (Melbourne), Sheryl and Robert (Bulls), loved Grandad of all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral details later.3

Ross was cremated on 12 Jul 2007 at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand .4

Ross and Audrey had 6 children, all still living.

Father*Howard Donald Corlett (13 Sep 1906 - 18 Jun 1975)
Mother*Rose Mary Nichols (3 May 1907 - 18 Aug 2000)


  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Folio No 5700, Dec Qtr. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: NZ Online Database: 2007/ 16848 - DOB 16 Oct 1932.
  3. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Wairarapa Daily Times, 17 July 2007 - Funeral Notices. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  4. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Palmerston North Online Database: Cremation. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.