Date of Death: 19th August 2021
Date of Service: Memorial service to follow
Passed away peacefully on 19th August 2021, aged 92. Loving husband of the late Marion. Much loved father and father-in-law of Laurel and Jim, Craig and Denise, Kirk and Eliza. Special Grandad of David, Andrea and Sven, Stewart and Greta, Kate and Luke, Connor, Lochey and Karlee. Grandad the Great of Eli and April. A great family man and friend, a hard worker and mentor to many, Owen will be sadly missed. There will be a private cremation with a memorial service to follow when family from Australia can be with us. Our thanks to all the people who have helped to care for him and messages of love and support. In lieu of flowers, donations could be made to Leukaemia and Blood NZ or Franklin Hospice.