On June 26th, 2023, peacefully at home surrounded by his family, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Anne, loved son of the late David and Molly, loved brother and brother in-law of Yvonne and Graeme Millar, the late Glenice and Bob Clearwater, Paul Dempster, and Wendy and Colin, a much love uncle to all his nieces and nephews, will be greatly missed by his two, four legged best friends. Special thanks to Dr Richards and the medical team at Eastcare Health. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Rodger Ritchie, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8454. At Rodger’s request, a private cremation has been held.