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Reverend Ian Spencer CRUMPTON

Yaldhurst Cemetery

Comfortably at home with Tricia, Bruce, and Lachlan, on December 7, 2022, aged 82 years. A beloved and unique husband of Tricia for 57 years. A much respected and fondly loved father of Bruce, Grant (deceased), Douglas (deceased), and daughter-in-law of Shireen. A dearly loved Papa of his only grandson Lachlan. A much loved brother and brother-in-law of Rob and Patricia, and the late Joy. A revered uncle and treasured friend to those in his extended circle of family and friends.

Liberal Theologian, Philosopher, Bard, Astronomer, Musician, Artist, Environmentalist, West Coaster, Lover of the outdoors, Our Renaissance Man

Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Ian Crumpton, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers donations to the Christian World Service, or Greenpeace would be appreciated, and may be made directly online at or  A short interment ceremony will be held at the Yaldhurst Cemetery, Buchanans Road, This Day (Saturday), at 12 noon. A Memorial Service will be held at 3.00pm at the family home.