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Gerald (Gerry) Anthony LEAPER


On March 23, 2022, at Burwood Hospital, in his 85th year. Dearly loved husband of Jan for 60 years. Much loved father and father in law of Kerry and Christophe, David and Sohyun, and Caroline and Tim. Beloved grandpop of Lizzie, Summer, Lea and Arnaud, Celine and Liam and Lily and Zoey. Beloved brother of John. Many thanks to the staff of Amberley Medical Centre, the District Nursing team, and the staff of Burwood Hospital for their compassionate care of Gerry. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Gerry Leaper, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Stroke Foundation NZ would be appreciated, and may be made at the service, or online at: Gerry’s service will be private, with invitation personally extended by his family.


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