Death Notice
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ACHILLES, John Russell:
On April 13, 2018, suddenly at home in Rakaia. Treasured husband of Margie, loved step-dad of Jason and Cherie, adored Poppa John to Mikahla, Anton, Bradley, Marcus, Noah, and Amelia-Jayde, respected brother-in-law of Ron, and Kevin, great friend and colleague to many. John's sudden passing will leave a huge gap in the lives of us all. Special thanks to Rakaia Emergency Crew, St John Ambulance and Aaron Tapp, Rakaia Police. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late John Achilles, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service to celebrate John's life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Tomorrow (Tuesday), at 2.30pm.


Published in The Press on Apr. 16, 2018