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William (Bill) Frank BIGNELL

Wai-mana Chapel

On June 14, 2021, passed away at Charles Upham, Rangiora, two weeks shy of his 98th birthday.  Dearly loved husband of Betty (deceased), much loved father and father-in-law of Mary and Gerry Menke (both deceased), Ann and David Tocker, loved and missed by his seven grandchildren and their partners, his 16 great-grandchildren, niece, nephews and friends.  The family wish to express their gratitude to his friends at Charles Upham for their friendship and support to Bill. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Bill Bignell, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Service to Celebrate Bill’s life will be held in our Rangiora Chapel, Wai-mana, 92 Kippenberger Avenue, Rangiora, on Tuesday, June 22 at 2.00pm, thereafter private cremation.