Q708115 WO1 (Rtd), Firefighter, RNZE Peacefully surrounded by family at home on 30 August 2023, aged 91 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Judith and Father and Father-in law of Karen and Podge, Bruce, Lynne and Andy. Treasured Grandad of Kelly and Ryan, Craig and Elyse, Julia, Brett and Baylie and Great-Grandad of Cooper, Hazel, Peyton, Tilly and Parker. Much respected big brother of Brian (dec), Neville (dec), Joy, Max and Evan and families. A service to celebrate Colin’s life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy St, Palmerston North, on Monday 4 September, at 1.30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Arohanui Hospice would be welcomed. Fires fought, safe passage made, gaps we’ve crossed and charges laid, adversity shared, the mates we’ve made, where right and glory lead – Ubique.