Peacefully on June 12, 2021, at Ellesmere Hospital, aged 83 years. Loved husband of the late Cynthia. Much loved father and father-in-law of Richard and Bronnie, James and Catherine, Scott and Annabel, and Kate and Derek. A dearly loved grandad to Sam, Hannah and Emily; Tom, Jack, Will, Rose and Molly; George; Lucy, Henry and Tom. Messages may be sent to The Family of the late Bruce Perkins, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Ellesmere Hospital would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Celebration of Bruce’s life will be held in the Tai Tapu Community Centre, Rhodes Park Domain, 722 Old Tai Tapu Road, Tai Tapu on Friday, June 18, at 1.00pm.