Passed away peacefully at Grey Base Hospital, Greymouth on December 7, 2018, aged 80. Loved husband and soulmate of Lynne, dearly loved and respected dad and father-in-law of Hayley & Andrew, Aaron, and Amanda & Axel, dearly loved and adored grandad of Jarvis, Frank, and Iris, loved brother and brother-in-law of Mary & Albert Whitehead, loved brother-in-law of Elinor and the late Allan Tibbles, a loved uncle, cousin and a friend of many. Donations to the Cancer Society would be appreciated and can be made at the church or posted to P O Box 81, Greymouth 7840. Messages to 179 High Street, Greymouth 7805.

A Requiem Mass for Allan will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, 40 High Street, Greymouth  on Tuesday at 11:00am followed by burial at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Gladstone.