(Reg. No. 75830, Flight Lt, AC1, RNZAF): On August 9, 2017, passed away peacefully after a brief battle with cancer, aged 86 years. A much loved husband of the late Eunice, respected father and mentor of Jonathan, and the late Martin, cherished father-in-law of Elisabeth, precious granddad of Imogen, Felicity, Fergus; and a very special ‘Grump’ of Katelyn. Thanks to everyone for being a part of Richard’s life. Special thanks to those who were with him towards the end. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Richard Lowen, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Celebration of Richard’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Tuesday, August 15, at 2.00pm. Private cremation to follow.