April 5, 2024Clifford COX Obituary

Clifford COX Obituary

On March 30, 2024, suddenly at home, aged 90 years. Dearly loved husband of Lorraine, much loved father of Clive, Gina, Michael, Jasmine, and Francesca, and father-in-law of Leigh, and Sam, and grandfather of Ballantyne, Hunter, Ashley, Matthew, James, Kate, Samuel, and Anna. Will be so very sadly missed. Our grateful thanks to the staff of St John Ambulance and First Responder Team. Messages may be addressed to The family of the late Clifford Cox, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. Donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made at the service or online at stjohn.org.nz. A celebration of Clifford's life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, this Friday, April 5, at 10.00am. Private family burial to follow.


Clifford Cox was greatly respected as chairman of Southern Ballet Theatre Trust for many years.

Cliff brought Southern Ballet a long way during this time watching over the trusts interests with such care and working tirelessly behind the scenes.

Cliff is remembered with great respect and admiration for his commitment, dedication and endless support of Lorraine and Southern Ballet.

Our heartfelt sympathy and thoughts are with Lorriane and their family.