01st of June, 2015
Our beloved Dad and Grandad passed away peacefully surrounded by family on 1st June 2015. Loved son of the late Eddie and Pai (Putaruru) and brother to his 14 brothers and sisters. Cherished Dad to Hemi and Lenska, Tracy and Rachel, Grant, Andy and Noriko, Keri and Kristen and Melissa. Very much adored grandfather to Toni, Vernon, Monique; Jess, Katie, Kahu, and Makaia; Amos, Hendrix, and Kaleb; Jasmine, and Jackson. Loved great-grandfather to Jarelle, and Grace; Flynn, and Deon; Rona, and Aoraki; Reef, and Autumn. He was much loved friend to Olive. A service will be held for Tui at Te Aitarakihi Marae, Bridge Road, Oceanview, Timaru, on Thursday 4 June 2015 at 11am. Messages can be sent to 12 Benevue Avenue, Timaru 7910. Thank you so much for giving us a world of love and laughter. ‘When you’re smiling the whole world smiles with you’.