Death Notice
  • "Sorry to hear of Bizzo's passing as I remember to good old..."
    - Laurence Forsythe
  • "You will be missed by your tractorworld family, Pam, Murray..."
    - Frances
  • "Was great having the pleasure of working with Don at..."
    - Murray Gibbons

Passed away peacefully after a stroke on Friday, January 4, 2019, 92 years young. Much loved husband of his beloved wife Pam (deceased). Loving father and father-in-law of Richard and Teresa, and Liz (deceased) and Ted. Cherished granddad of Connor, Galaderial, Lali, and David, and great-grandfather of Harrison. Very close friend of Murray and Pam Boyes. Family would like to thank the nurses of the Nelson Hospital Medical Unit and the nursing staff of Jack Inglis Friendship Hospital for their great care and compassion in Don's final days. A celebration of Don's life will be held at The Tractor World Museum, Lower Moutere, on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 2.00pm. Very casual attire (as Dad would remember you). RSVP (03) 789-8762 by Monday, January 14. No flowers or cards please, but donations to Jack Inglis Friendship Hospital or The Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.


Published in The Press on Jan. 10, 2019