On 10th October 2018 at Aroha House, Kenwyn Home in Te Aroha, at the age of 95 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Violet, and loved and respected father and father-in-law of Maxine and the late John Costin, and Gaylene and Frank Lee. Loved Poppa of Wendy and Craig, Tony and Paige, and Carl and Belinda, Jeffrey and Tina, Steven, Tracey and Anthony (Tasmania). Great-Grandad of Charlie, Billy, Tanner, Aria, Harper, Alex, Jakob, Catherine, Kendyll, Grace, and Ashlyn. Great-Great-Grandad of Jordyn. Heartfelt thanks to the amazing staff at Aroha House, Kenwyn Home in Te Aroha for their love and care of Dad.
"Tis not life that matters, but the courage we put into it" Rest now Dad.
A celebration service for Porky will be held at St David’s Co-operating Parish, Church Street, Te Aroha, on Tuesday 16th October at 1.00pm, followed by interment at Te Aroha Cemetery. Broadway Funeral Home Short Street, Matamata 3400. FDANZ