On October 26, 2021, John passed away peacefully surrounded by family, at Christchurch Hospital. Beloved husband of Ruth, for 70 years; dearly loved Dad of Nicola and Ken Hearn, Hilary and Alan Piper, Derek and Denise, and Peter and Virginia; a proud grandad of his 10 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; aged 92 years. A Celebration of John’s life will be held in St Stephen’s Anglican Church, 1 James Avenue, Lincoln, on Friday, October 29, at 11.00am, followed by burial at Little River Cemetery. Due to Covid Restrictions the family are personally inviting people to attend. You are invited to contact Nicola on 0272467063.