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Peter (Pete) Gordon HEPBURN


Master Joiner, Artist, Fisherman: On September 5, 2023, died peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, in his 97th year. Adored husband of the late Naomi, much loved dad and father-in-law of Ruth (who is no longer with us) and Bill, Andrew and Heather, Jane and Michael, and Anne. Treasured Papa of Zoe and Piers; Alexandra, Cameron, and Whitney; Abigail, and Claire (Joe), and their partners, and loving Papa of his five great-grandchildren. Sincere thanks to the staff of Summerset Wigram for their care of Peter. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Peter Hepburn, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance in memory of Peter would be appreciated and may be made directly online at: In accordance with Peter’s wishes, a private service will be held.