Passed away peacefully at Charles Upham Retirement Village, on Friday, June 2, 2023, after a short illness, aged 82 years. Beloved husband of Anne, father of Paul, father-in-law of Cathryn, and grandfather of Thomas, Amy, Jack, and Toby. Loved only son of the late Nellie and Bill Robson, brother of the late Clare Robson, brother-in-law of Bob and Joan, and Noel. The family would like to express their gratitude and appreciation for the care Mel received in his final days and the support that has been shown to Anne. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Mel Robson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In accordance with Mel’s wishes, a private family cremation will be held.