Passed away peacefully at Grey Hospital, with loving family by his side on July 21, 2023, in his 101st year.
Deeply loved and devoted husband of the late Maiga, and Ivy,
dearly loved dad and father-in-law of Elmārs & Ann, Anita & the late Mort, John & Sue, and Edith,
dearly loved step-dad of Kevin Fearn, Murray Fearn, and Karen & Phil Hunter,
adored Grandad and Poppy of his 20 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren,
loved brother of the late Janis,
loved brother-in-law of Arija & the late Antoni Chalecki, and Ingrid & Arron Schroder;
John & Yvonne Owen, Colin & Kay Owen, Margaret & George Given, and the late William Owen,
a loved uncle, cousin and a friend of many.

Messages can be made online in the obituary section of
or sent to 31 Beach Road, North New Brighton, Christchurch 8083.

In accordance with Elmārs’ wishes, a private family service will be held followed by cremation here on the Coast at the Westland Crematorium.
The Brussovs family warmly invite Elmars’ friends to join them for a time of reminiscing at the
Hokitika Chartered Club, Hamilton St, on Wednesday at 2pm.