On Sunday, April 3, 2022, peacefully after a courageous battle, at home, surrounded by his family, aged 78 years. Very much loved husband of his darling Yvonne for 48 years, dearly loved and cherished father and father-in-law of Edward and Bianca, and Louisa and Jeremy (all of Newcastle, NSW), adored Pop R to Berenice, and Pa to Hilton, and Claudia. Well respected friend and colleague to many. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Richard Boulton, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Funeral Service in celebration of Richard’s life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Monday, April 11 at 2.00pm.