Loved partner of Betty, treasured Dad of Minnie, and Fay and Phil. Dearly loved grandfather of Serena and Ryan; Karl, and Ashleigh and Sam, and a loving great grandfather of Zoe Alice-Rose. Loved brother of Val (deceased) and Bob (deceased), Shirley and Bill (deceased), Ray, Fay and Ron, and a loved uncle. Beloved friend of Doreen. Messages to the Hillgrove family c/o PO Box 11-01, Christchurch 8443.