On July 7, 2022, peacefully at Nurse Maude Hospital, aged 86 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Joy, much loved father and father-in-law of Larena and Stephen Brown, and Christine, loved grandad of Samara, Tamzin, Nathaniel, and Jamie. Beloved brother of the late June Blacklock, and a loved uncle of Donna Thian, the late James MacGougan, and the late Robert Blacklock. Special friend of the late Jane Reiner, and Michael O’Donnell, and his neighbours Dave and Carol. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Maurice Parker, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service for Maurice will be held in our AvonPark Chapel, Corner Kerrs and Pages Roads, Linwood, on Friday, July 15, at 10.30am, interment thereafter at Memorial Park Cemetery.