Passed away peacefully at his home after a short illness on 19 March 2018, aged 72. NZ Forestry Service Intake 1961. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Lorraine, loved dad and father in-law of Karen & Glenn, Alan & Sarita, and Steven & Isobel, loved grandad of Harley & Tiana, Sarah & Steven, Brayden, Samantha, Andrew, and Bert, loved great grandad of Levi, Oliver, and Hunter, loved son of the late Len & Alexa, loved brother and brother in-law of David & Sue, and Rosemary & Peter, brother in-law of John, Anita & Garry, Lindsay & Shona, Steven, Beverly & Phil, and the late Jim, and Leslie, and a loved uncle, cousin, and friend.
Messages to 8 Mawhera Street, Dobson 7805. Flowers respectfully declined, donations to the Cancer Society would be appreciated and can be made at the Service or posted to
P.O Box 81 Greymouth 7840. A Service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held in the William Sampson Memorial Chapel 134 Tainui Street, Greymouth on Friday at 1pm
followed by cremation here on the West Coast at the Westland Crematorium.