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Kenneth Ritchie ANDERSON (MBChB, DCP, FRCPA)

Westpark Chapel

We are sad to announce the peaceful passing of Ken at home with family, on April 20, 2024, in his 80th year. Cherished and loved husband of Fern.  Dearly loved father of Penny, Tim, Pippa, and Matt, and loved father-in-law of Ivan, Robyn, and Matthew.  Adored grandfather of Max, Hugo, and Rosa Jones, Millie, and Ed Macalister, Jack, and Sophia Anderson, and Kathryn, and Isobel Anderson. Brother and brother-in-law of Sally and Stewart Cron, Diana (deceased) and Pat Harrow, Miriam and Terry Hughes, Lin (deceased) and Christine McIntosh, and Rob McIntosh.  Messages may be addressed to: The family of the late Dr Kenneth Anderson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the New Zealand Heart Foundation would be appreciated and may be made online at  A celebration of Ken’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Tuesday April 30, at 2.00pm.