On March 6, 2022, at Christchurch Hospital, aged 85 years. Dearly loved eldest child of the late Fred and Isobelle Francis, sister and sister-in-law of John and Jan Francis, Margaret and the late Werner Paul, and Colin and Carol Francis. Enthusiastic and supportive aunt of Sue and Rick, Chrissie and Alasdair, Megan and Dave, Robert and Bryony, David and Jane, Danny and Kelly, Bruce and Rachel, and her great-nephews and nieces Luke, and Leah; Ellie; Max, and Olivia; Tyler; Greta, Zoe, and Isla; Samantha, and Charlotte; and Elizabeth. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Ngaio Francis, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. At Ngaio’s request, a private cremation has been held.