Much loved father of Paul, Emily, and Ben. Husband of Rosalind. He will be remembered for his sense of humour, loyalty, and hard-working nature. He loved rugby, golf, music and being immersed in the outdoors. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late John Tavita, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Private Service was held yesterday, Tuesday, December 7, 2021.