On November 27, 2022, passed away peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, aged 63 years – just shy of his 64th birthday. Special friend of Gerald. Son of the late Eldon and Ann Hamilton. Brother of Craig and Jenny, Phillip and Robyn, Jo-Ann and Matthew. Special Uncle of Lance and Nadine (Perth), Lauren and Benjamin (USA), Bradley and Amelia, Gabrielle, James, Anna and Mark, and Scott. Dearly loved great-uncle of Liam, the apple of Paul’s eye. Loved by all his aunties, uncles and cousins, especially his aunty Shirley. Paul was exceptionally brave and fought a courageous battle. He was determined to live and had a great sense of humour. Now he is at rest and free from pain. Special thanks to the staff at Ward 5B, Christchurch Public Hospital, for their care of Paul over the last four weeks. Your support has been greatly appreciated. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Paul Hamilton c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Private Funeral has been held.