On December 27, 2017 peacefully at Grey Base Hospital, Greymouth, after a long battle with cancer, aged 56 years. Dearly loved husband of Sue, devoted dad of Tom, and Sheena, step dad of Maegan, and Bree and friend to their partners, Sophie, Matt, and Mick. Adored grandad of Bailey, Mackenzie, Amy-Lee, Toby, Cody, Benjie, Isabella, Conner, and Kol. Son of the late Betty and Ken Leask (Ophir, Central Otago). Much loved brother and brother in-law of Sam and Irene Leask, Leona and Kevin Field, Pauline and Paul McBreen and the late Trevor Leask. Loved son in-law of Heather and Noel Manera and brother in-law of Lorraine and Graeme Houston. Dearly loved godson of Anne Williams, and a loved uncle, cousin and friend of many. Totally loved and adored by Jock, Moby and Silly Holly. No longer in our lives to share, but in our hearts you will always be there. Messages to 174 Rollerston Street, Hokitika 7810. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Leask team for the Relay for Life would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A Requiem Mass will be celebrated at the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Seaview on Saturday December 30 commencing at 2pm. Following the Mass, Allan will be laid to rest in the Lawn Section of the Hokitika Cemetery. Recitation of the Rosary will be celebrated at Seaview Chapel, Hokitika at 7pm on Friday evening.