Mr. Reynolds, Doyen of New Zealand, sadly passed away on 17 May 2022: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/former-heart-doctor-laurence-reynolds-dies-aged-107-believed-new-zealands-oldest-man/USNZVZHYLDBDLQMSXVYOFHEOCQ/
The new Doyen of New Zealand is Jack Coe (born 11 May 1916, 106).
He became the oldest known living man in New Zealand after the death of Mr. Reynolds, on 17 May 2022.
Mr. Coe currently lives in New Zealand.
At almost 106: https://www.nzherald.co.nz/whanganui-chronicle/news/anzac-day-observed-with-a-flyover-and-unveiling-at-ohakea/EV7S5CSZBK5L63C33G5MTY3HDI/
Older New Zealand Person Died 7/29,Joan Brennan https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/former-karitane-nurse-and-new-zealands-oldest-woman-dies-aged-110/KTGZTVPMONTMHF4LUUXBXCNJOE/ Now the oldest person in New Zealand is Aileen Kars aged 108 years and 325 days, from 12/Sep/1913 born in Manawatu-Whanganui
Aileen Kars source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/manawatu-top-stories/122749657/aileen-kars-sees-in-her-107th-birthday-in-with-zoom-party
The new Doyenne of New Zealand is Aileen Kars (born 12 September 1913, 108).
She became the oldest known living person in New Zealand, following the death of 110-year-old Joan Brennan, on 29 July 2022.
Ms. Kars currently lives in a retirement home in Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand. She was born in Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand.
At 108: https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/news/300405402/age-a-reward-for-kindness-says-manawats-oldest-resident-as-she-turns-108
Connie Trewern, the second-oldest known person in NZ, turned 109 on 2 October.
She was born in Guernsey on 2 October 1913.
James Easton, NZ's second-oldest known man, turned 106 on 12 December. He was born in Kirkintilloch, Scotland, in 1916.