Peacefully at Avonlea Dementia Care Rest Home, Christchurch, on Thursday, June 24, 2021, aged 82 years. Loved only son of the late George Pickens and Frances Heslop (formerly Pickens), loved step-son of the late Con Heslop, and loved youngest step-brother of the late Doris and Ian Heslop (all from Christchurch).
“The world won’t be the same without you dad, your love of life
and having fun will carry on in all of us”.
Beloved father and father-in-law of Allan and Vicky (Perth), Barbara and Chris (Rolleston), Ross and Vanessa (Springston), Stephen and Lisa (Gerringong), loving Pop of Nadia (Perth), Joseph, Luke, and Edward (Rolleston), Sophie, and Sam (Springston), Chloe, Naomi, and Erinn (Gerringong). Thanks to Avonlea Dementia Care Rest Home, Christchurch, for their loving care of our Dad/Denis. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Denis Pickens c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service to celebrate Denis’ life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Friday, July 2, at 2.00pm. Private cremation thereafter.
‘Now at Peace’