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On August 21, 2023, unexpectedly and peacefully, at Christchurch Hospital, surrounded by family, aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of Ann for 66 years, much loved father and father-in-law of Linda and Bill, Nicola and David, David and Nadine, and Ross, proud and loving Granpa of Jonny, Eva and Kurt, Nina; Sam, Susannah; Liam and Kaylah, Cameron and Sam; and Great-Granpa of Hudson, Ella, Sofia, and Felix. Special thanks to the wonderful and caring staff at Ward 24, Christchurch Hospital. In memory of Hugh, donations to Dementia Canterbury would be appreciated, and may be made online at Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Hugh Williams, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In accordance with Hugh’s wishes, a private cremation has been held.