Death Notice
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William Hope (Bill):
On June 9, 2018, peacefully after the final whistle of the All Blacks game. Surrounded by his loving family, aged 73 years. Dearly loved one of Jenny, much loved father and father-in-law of Peter and Kate, Wayne and Jill, Melanie and Matt, adored 'nandad' and grandpop of Angus, William; Nina; George, Jonathan, and James. Thank you to the wonderful staff at Christchurch Hospital ICU South for their compassionate care and support of Bill and his family. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Bill Roberts, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A Service to celebrate Bill's life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Friday, June 15, at 2.00pm.


Published in The Press on June 12, 2018