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Mark Edward BOBY

AvonPark Chapel

On May 24, 2023, peacefully at home surrounded by family, aged 53 years. Loved son of Aynsley (Ann) and the late Paul Boby, very much loved brother of Nicola and Sharon, and loved brother-in-law of David and Mark, loving father of Sarah. Loved uncle of Gina, Jane, Mark and Michelle, Madi; Kayla and Jade. Much loved great uncle to many.

“Can I get two beers please”

Thank you to the people who were involved in the amazing care and support given to Mark, this was greatly appreciated. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Mark Boby, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to Motor Neurone Disease would be appreciated and may be made online at, we know this is a cause that was very close to Mark’s heart. The Funeral Service for Mark will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, corner Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, on Wednesday, May 31, at 2.30pm, private cremation thereafter. A final farewell to an amazing and courageous young man, and two more beers please.