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Rex Percival NELSON


On October 23, 2023, Rex passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at home, aged 82 years. Much loved son of the late Cecil and Ada Nelson, much loved brother of Daphne (deceased), Lurline, Bill, and Phyllis (both deceased), brother-in-law of the late Syd, and Fraser, much loved uncle of Jenny, Murray, John, and Faye, and a very good friend of many. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Rex Nelson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Bowel Cancer New Zealand in memory of Rex would be appreciated and may be made directly online at:  A Memorial Service to Celebrate Rex’s life will be held in the Woolston Park Bowling Club, 21 Silvester Street, Woolston, Christchurch, on Monday, November 6, at 1.30pm.