16th October 1933 – 16th October 2023. Ian quietly slipped away, Monday October 16th on his 90th birthday, at the Russley Village, surrounded with love, by his family and staff. Husband of the late Doreen, and devoted partner of Janice. Wonderful Father of Lynne, Stuart and partner Linda, and adored by Janice’s daughters, Michelle, and Dianna. Special Grandad of Damish, and Emmalene, Nadeem and Lisa, Kalim, Areta, Corey, Emma, Nicholas, Atarina, and the late Mereana. Grand Poppa of Khyren, Sameera, Cora, Cruze, and Caizyn. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Ian Dobson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. If Ian touched your life in any way please join us in the Christian Cullen Lounge, Addington Raceway, 75 Jack Hinton Drive, Addington, on Thursday, October 19th, at 10.30am, to celebrate the life of this Legend and his last lap of the track. The family will privately rest Ian at Shands Road Cemetery.
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