Death Notice
  • "its been a long time since i worked with you John so sorry..."
  • "Rest in peace John The world is a better place for have had..."
    - Kevin Dunstan
  • "Goodbye for now John,be at peace."
    - Graham Robinson

HARRIS, John David:
Passed away peacefully with his family at his side, on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Silverdale Hospital, Christchurch, aged 72 years. Treasured partner of Denise for the last 30 years. Much loved father and father in law of Steve and Becky, Ruth and Ron, Shona and Leigh, and Rob and Michelle. Dearly loved granddad of the late Ethan, Brad, Caleb, Jorgia, Tyler, and Grace. Previous husband of the late Erin O'Connell. John was the only son of the late Mary and Eric Harris, and is survived by his sisters Colleen, Vaunda, Gill, and Kit. Sincere thanks to all the staff at Silverdale Hospital for the loving care and support they gave John while he was with them. Messages may be addressed to the Harris family, C/- 19 London Street, Christchurch 8013. In lieu of flowers, donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and can be made on line at or at the service. A service to celebrate John's life will be held at the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, entry via Gardiners and Wilkinsons Roads, Harewood, Christchurch, This Day (Friday), at 3.30pm.


Published in The Press from May 16 to May 18, 2018