VRD and Clasp. Service Medal. Commander RNZNVR (Retired) – On Tuesday, October 12, 2021, peacefully at Ashley Suites, Russley Village, in his 88th year. Dearly loved and loving husband of Lesley for 61 years. Much loved father and father-in-law of Laura and the late Wayne, Julie and Brett, and Jason. Loved and caring poppa of Richard, Demi, Flynn, and Lily. A true gentleman. Well loved. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Graeme Whitmore, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A celebration of Graeme’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside on Monday, October 18 at 10.00am, private cremation to follow.