Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Christchurch Public Hospital, on January 27, 2021 in his 90th year.
Dearly loved husband of the late Yvonne, deeply loved dad and father-in-law of Peter & Heather, Brenda, Debbie, and Diane & Kelvin,
adored grandad of Kennair, Libby & Simon, Craig & Amber, Aimme & Jade, Jason & Janna, Roderick & Nicole, Donna, Narelle & Dwayne, and Ryan,
loved great grandad of his 18 great grandchildren,
loved son of the late Jack & Lilly Shaw, loved brother and brother-in-law of Tiger & Anne, and the late Millie & Ian Anderson, John & Mary, Marg & Jim, and Walt,
a loved brother-in-law of David (deceased) & Kaye Swallow, and the late Marina & Don Frame,
a cherished uncle, cousin and a friend of many.
~ Donations to the Air Rescue Trust would be appreciated and can be made at the service or posted to C/- P O Box 417 Greymouth 7840 ~
Messages to 47 Ranfurly Street, Runanga 7803.
A Funeral Service to celebrate Bill’s life will be held in the William Sampson Memorial Chapel, Tainui Street, Greymouth on Monday at 1pm.
Bill will then be laid to rest with Yvonne at the Karoro Lawn Cemetery.