RAHARUHI, Rangaunu Nicholas. Passed away peacefully doing what he loved best, at the Mahoenui Pig Hunt on Saturday 7 September 2019. "Gone to be with Rainier" Dearly loved husband of Linda. Forever loved father of Karl, Rainier (deceased), Kathleen and Grant. Loved koro of his many mokos. Ranga will be laying at Kauriki Marae, Taumarunui from Monday 9 September 2019. For funeral details contact cousin Jo on 02040519840.
Ranga was a very very tough competitor in Bull Ride, Saddle Bronc and Steer Wrestling. He made the finals in all these events many times in his day.
A warm and lovely man who always had a smile. He was involved with the Urenui Rodeo club and would help out at any rodeo
He loved watching his mokos competing and our hearts are with all his family at this sad time
In later years he enjoyed fishing and racehorses with his mate Paul Terry