Passed away unexpectedly on January 9, 2021, aged 92 years. Dearly loved husband of Hanna for 72 years, loving father and father-in-law of Tineke and Gus, Peter and Cathy, Frank and Janet, and Monique and Matthias, proud Opa of all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Heartfelt thanks to the wonderful and caring staff at Alpine View Lifestyle Village, and St John Ambulance for their assistance. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late John Coppens, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In accordance with John’s wishes, a private family service has been held.