Passed away peacefully at Cashmere View Rest Home, Christchurch, on Tuesday, January 10, 2023, aged 87 years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law to Simon and Sarah, Nigel and Joanne, Robert and Cindy. A loved Grandfather to Maddison, Samuel, Rosie and Jesse. A special thanks to the amazing team at Cashmere View Rest Home. As per John’s wishes a private cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service in celebration of John’s life, will be held at the Diamond Harbour Bowling Club, on Thursday, January 26, 2023, from 4.00pm.