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Desmond (Des) George RILEY


On February 3, 2022. Peacefully at Addington Gardens, aged 96 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Margaret, loved father and father-in-law of Alison and Malcolm, Graeme and Daylinda, and Jillian, special  grandfather of Kathryn and Chris, Andrew and Jess, Olivia, and Matt, great-grandfather to his 5 great-grandchildren, loved brother in-law of Patricia Cormack, and lifelong friend of Bill Ravenwood. A special thanks to the caring staff of the Dementia Unit at Addington Gardens. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Desmond Riley c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.