Peacefully at home, on June 15, 2021, aged 85 years. Dearly loved husband of Valerie (Val), for 61 years, and cherished dad of Sarah, and Jane, loved father-in-law of Matthew Kennedy, and Colin Bothwell, much loved grandad of Matt, Alana, Sean, and Adam, and great-grandad of Rawiri, Tipene, and Rocco. The family would like to thank Sue from Nurse Maude for her dedicated care, as well as St John and Dr Mark Cohen. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late David Gwilliams c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Celebration of David’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on June 21, at 10.00am. A private cremation thereafter.