Death Notice
  • "To the Stringer Family, I'm so sorry to hear about your..."

John Gavin (Gavin):
WWll, RNZAF No 436103. Number 5 Flying Boat Squadron". Suddenly but peacefully on November 29, 2017, at the Maples Retirement Home: surrounded by his loving family: in his 94th year. Loved husband father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend of Rona, Adrienne and Gavin, Simon and Megan, Peter and Mel, James and Rachel (Nelson), Jessica, Megan, Morgan, Harper and Oliver. Loved Uncle of Philip (Greymouth) Deb (Stewart Island). Former aircraft engineer for NAC and Air New Zealand, and ex Community Watch. Messages to Stringer Family c/- Hall & Co Funeral Directors 12 High Street Rangiora 7400. In lieu of flowers donations may be made at the service to Canterbury West Coast Air Rescue. A Celebration of Gavin's life will be held in the Harewood Crematorium Chapel, Wilkinsons Road, Christchurch, on Tuesday, December 5 at 11.30am.
Anisy & Hall & Co
Funeral Directors

Published in The Press on Dec. 4, 2017