Athol GRAY

Death Notice
  • "Goodbye my lovely friend. You have been special to me for..."
    - Pat Hannah
  • "Very sad. A good bugger, a real Kiwi bloke."
    - Barrie Rose
  • "Your friendship was a fine red, it just got better and..."
    - Ken & Lynne Thompson
  • "So sad to hear Athol has passed away, such a lovely man, we..."
    - Michelle Dorreen

GRAY, Athol William:
After much suffering Athol passed away surrounded by his precious family on October 6, 2018, aged 70. Devoted husband and soulmate of Lynne. Loved son of the late George and Ina Gray. Adored son-in-law of Marj Taylor and the late Bill. Loving father of Jacqueline (Jackie) and Neil, Timothy and Ruth, Theressa and Darren. Cherished Grandad of Daniel and Maddi, Liam and Georgia, Kris, Brooke, Korbyn and Lucy, Jaykob, Tyler, Mikayla and Kaylee. Brother and brother-in-law of the late Peter, Blake and Robbie, twins Simon and Sue and her late husband Greg, Miles and Gaylene, Stephen, Anne and Fred. Most respected uncle to all his nieces and nephews. Special friend of Pat, Ray and Pauline, Clive and Lynn, Ross and Karen, Brian, Janice, Mike and Karen, Dusty and Fay, Faye and the late Ian, Lee and Neil and all the Happy Campers. Very special thanks to Dr David Zarifeh, Ward 25, 26, and A&E at the Christchurch Hospital along with St John. Also the committee, staff, and members at Diabetes Christchurch Inc. In lieu of flowers, donations to Diabetes Christchurch would be appreciated and may be made at the service. Messages to the Gray family c/- PO Box 111-01, Christchurch 8443. The Funeral Service will be held in the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, Wilkinsons Road, (via Gardiners Road), on Friday, October 12, at 1.30pm.


Published in The Press on Oct. 9, 2018