On June 10, 2022, Bob passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, aged 80 years. Loved husband of Shirley, loved father of Sally, Carolyn and Lynda, loved father-in-law of Andrew, Chris, and Carl. Loved Poppa of Tim, Logan, Jacob, Gemma, Jasmine, Tobias, and Jack and a much loved brother of Patsy and the late Marg.
Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Bob Gardiner, c/- Po Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John would be appreciated and may be made online at bit.ly/rngardiner1006. The Funeral Service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held in St Mary’s Anglican Church, 329 Halswell Road, Halswell, on Thursday, June 16 at 1.30pm, followed by burial in the churchyard. All are welcome to the after match function at the Prebbleton Rugby Clubrooms, 80 Tosswill Road, Prebbleton, from 3.00pm.