Rego 631723 Driver NZ Army NZ8786 Seaman Royal New Zealand Navy 1943-1946 WWII

Passed away peacefully in Greymouth with loving family by his side on August 16, 2022, aged 98.
Devoted husband of Chrissie,
deeply loved dad and father-in-law of Lindsay & Alexis, Stuart & Linda, Jeanette & the late Tony Coll, and Gill & Tony Barnett,
cherished grandad of Thea, Ella, Hannah, Kelly, Garth & Avril, Jess & Matthew, Christie & Matthew, and Tyler & Megan,
loved great grandad of Lennii, Ronan, Hayden, Ryder, Morris, Darby, Owen, and two pending,
loved brother and brother-in-law of the late Myrtle & Syd Robinson, Bill & Edna, Monica & Ted Black, Ted & Betty, Ron & Ethel, Marge & Duane Sasse,
loved brother-in-law of the late Jean & Fred Douglas, Betty & Max Birchfield, Mary Gillaly, and Tommy & Alison Gillaly, a loved uncle, cousin and friend of many.

Donations to the Greymouth RSA would be appreciated and can be made online at or at the service.
Messages to 14 Coates Street, Greymouth 7805.

A Funeral Service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held in the
William Sampson Memorial Chapel, Tainui Street, on Monday at 1pm.
Bob will then be laid to rest in the RSA Section at the Karoro Lawn Cemetery.