On the 1st December 2016, suddenly, at Hokitika, aged 71 years.
Dearly loved husband of the late Jennifer, loved father and father in law of Robin and Feonia (Brisbane), Kim and the late Kerry Apperley (Kaniere). Loved grandad Col of all his grandchildren. Loved son of the late Carrie and Jack Mahuika and loved brother of Des Mahuika. Very special grandad and friend of Jenna. Loved son in law of Nana and Pop Keats and fondly remembered by all the Keats family. Messages to 336 Kaniere Road, Hokitika 7811. A service to celebrate Colin’s life will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, corner of Stafford and Bealey Street, Hokitika, on Wednesday 7th December commencing at 1.30pm. Following the service Colin will be laid to rest with his wife Jennifer in the Lawn Section of the Hokitika Cemetery.