Died peacefully at home with his loving family on April 10 2022, after 96 remarkable and generous years. Cherished husband of the late June, loved father and father-in-law of Malcolm and Diana, Julie and Graeme, Wendy (deceased) and Ted and Annie. Also his surviving brother Cliff and his wife Jean. Adored and admired grandfather of Curtis, Polly, Matty, Emma, Josh, Amy, Isaac, Zoe, Serena, Poppy, their partners and his great-grandchildren. Respected, appreciated and enjoyed by his wide circle of family, friends and the West Coast and Tasman communities. A Life well lived. Messages to 141 Jollie Street, Hokitika 7811, or can be left on Eric’s tribute page at www.thompsonfd.co.nz A service to celebrate Eric’s life will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, corner of Stafford and Bealey Street, Hokitika, on Saturday April 16, commencing at 2.00pm. Following the service, Eric will be laid to rest with his wife June, at the Hokitika Cemetery.
Eric George Walker Q.S.O
April 10, 2022