On March 29, 2022, after a short time in Christchurch Hospital, John passed away peacefully with family at his side, aged 46 years. ‘Love of my life’ to Deb, and adored by her 5 children, loving father to Sam (Gold Coast) and Sam’s mum Laura (Gold Coast), Loved son of Robert, Anne and their partners, loving brother of Sandy and Gary, Fiona and Cam, and cool Unkie J to all his nephews and niece, and a loyal Bro to many. Special thanks to the staff and specialists on Ward 8 at Christchurch Hospital for their care of John and his family. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late John Gibbs c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Celebration of John’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Monday, April 4 at 2.00pm. Vaccine Passes will be required.