On Sunday, August 7, 2022, passed peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, after a long and courageous battle, with family by his side. Loving and devoted husband of Marie for 52 years, loved father and father-in-law of Simon (deceased), Jeneane and Simon, Nathan and Tracey, proud Grandad of Maia, Sophie, Joe, and Jazzy. Thanks to family and friends for their support, and to the amazing staff at Nurse Maude. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Alan Perry, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Nurse Maude would be appreciated and may be made directly online at www.nursemaude.org.nz. The Funeral Service in celebration of Alan’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Tuesday, August 16, at 10.00am.