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David Hastings BLATCHFORD


(Formerly of Teddington) David passed away after a long illness on Saturday, July 2, 2022, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 74 years. Dearly loved husband and friend of Louise. Very much loved Dad and father-in-law of Becky and Duane Stewart, and James Blatchford. Adored and very special Grandad of Jess, Sam, and Liam. Loved so much by all his four legged friends. Special thanks to all of the staff at Bishop Selwyn for the care of David over the past four months, to the day ward nurses at Christchurch Hospital, and our GP Dr Clive Hunter. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late David Blatchford, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service to celebrate David’s life will be held in St Peter’s Anglican Church, 827 Gebbies Pass Road, Teddington on Friday, July 8, at 2.00pm, private thereafter.