Monday, June 13, 2005

(Misc) Former Pencarrow MP Sonja Davies dies

Former Pencarrow MP Sonja Davies died yesterday (June 12), aged 81.

Mrs Davies was the Member of Parliament for Pencarrow from 1987 to 1993. The Pencarrow electorate formed the base of the current Hutt South electorate, which was created at the MMP reappointment.

All those involved with this site wish to pass on their condolances to her friends and family.

PM says Sonja Davies’ life was an inspiration (Helen Clark)
Sonya Davies: a great New Zealander (CTU)
Tributes for a life of bread and roses (Dominion Post)
Fighter for womens rights dies at 81 (NZ Herald)