Passed away peacefully in Greymouth surrounded by his loving family on July 27, 2022, aged 82.
Dearly loved husband of Shirley,
loved and respected dad and father-in-law of Michael & Fiona, Paul & Jody, Matt & Sue, and Paddy & Lisa,
loved ‘Barney’ of his grandchildren Drew & Amy, Holly & Kirk, Gilbert & Eilish, Tom, Anna & Jade, John,
Sam & Nikki, Kate & Georgia, Megan & Kade, Daniel, Tim, Sammi, Mackley, and Jake,
loved Great Grandad Barney of Isabelle, Archie, and Max,
loved brother and brother-in-law of Anne & the late Peter Wanden, Jacko & Judith, and Julie & Peter Dravitzki,
and loved brother-in-law of Bev & Jim Walsh, and Jan & Michael Coleman,
a loved uncle, cousin and friend of many.
Donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and can be made online at or at the church.
Messages to 151 Main South Road, Karoro 7805.

A Requiem Mass will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, High Street, on Wednesday at 1pm.
Barney will then be laid to rest at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Gladstone. Recitation of the Rosary will be in the church on Tuesday at 7pm.