On Thursday, November 24, 2022, at Nurse Maude Hospital, after a very sudden illness, aged 81 years. Dearly beloved husband of Sheila, loved father of Mark, and Dan and Julia (Taiwan), adored stepfather of Victoria and Jeff Kenny, and Kirsty and Brent Rundle. He was the treasured Grandy of William, and Sophie; Josh, and Alex, and loved grandad of little Amber (Taiwan). Loved son of the late Guy and Alice Powell, dearly loved brother of Helen Hawkins, and the late Richard, and Alison. Loved and respected uncle of Richard, Hilary, and Meyrick. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late David Powell, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In accordance with David’s wishes, a private family service has been held.