Passed away peacefully after a short illness, in Christchurch, on August 12, 2021, aged 85 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Janice, loved father of Tom, David (deceased), Angela, Kevin, Shane, and Glenn and their partners. Proud Grandad of his grandchildren. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Eric Dawson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. Regrettably, due to the Ministry of Health level 4 covid restrictions on Tuesday 17 August 2021, the previously advertised funeral has been postponed. Further details to be advised.