– On July 23rd 2016, peacefully at his home in Kaniere, aged 79 years.
Loved husband of Patricia and loved father and father in law of Julie and Bruce Wallace, Graeme and Donna, Tony and Olive, Dean an Lara. Loved grandad of Codie, Zac, Rosie, Maggie, Joshua, Oscar and Beth, Jacob and Spencer. Loved brother of the late Nancy Farmer (Kelly) and brother in law of Allan Farmer and a loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Messages to 28 Kaniere Tramway, Hokitika 7811. A service to celebrate Gilbert’s life will be held at the Seaview Chapel, Seaview Terrace, Hokitika, on Wednesday July 27, commencing at 11.00am, private cremation to follow.