Died on July 19, 2021, at Christchurch Hospital following a short illness. Dearly loved husband and friend of Rae; much loved father and father-in-law of Raewyn, Lianne and Torben, Ritchie and Kim, Kyla and Pete; also Jacky and Sean, Cal and Les, Shaun, Rhys and Tania; big brother to Ngaire; and predeceased by his first wife Marlene. Noel was the best Pop to Kelly, Tom, Lisa, Christina, Jess, Hannah and Sam; and Abi, Pippa, Lachie, Bridie, Shannon, Isaac, Liam, Gus, and Manon; PopPop to Bill, Georgina, Asher, and Freya. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Noel Gorrie c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance or the Westpac Rescue Helicopter would be appreciated, and may be made at the service or online at https://www.stjohn.org.nz/support-us/donate/chs-appeal-2021/ or https://www.chopperappeal.co.nz/donate-now/. A Celebration of Noel’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Friday, August 6 at 10:00am, followed by a family interment at Belfast Cemetery.