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Joseph Frederick PUENTENER

Westpark Chapel

The Puentener whānau are sad to announce the passing of Joe on Thursday 21st October 2021, aged 90 years. He died in Christchurch Hospital after a short illness, surrounded by his family.

Dearly beloved husband of the late Margo and companion to the late Gwen Munro; treasured father and father-in-law of Evan and Katie, Debbie, Marlies and Tanya, and Janine and Jonathan; cherished grandfather of Jessi, Roseanne, Grace, Tarn, Arabeth, Saoirsa, Emma, and Joshua; precious great-grandfather of Jayce, Brooklyn, and Cole; adored uncle; cherished friend of many people, from Christchurch to Switzerland.

Joe was bringing laughter and making friends until his last. We are grateful for the care provided by hospital staff.

Funeral service 2pm on Thursday 28th October; Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Christchurch. Attendee numbers limited so please be in touch to signal your attendance.

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Messages can be directed to The Puentener family, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545 or