Of Marton, formerly of Blenheim. Passed away on Monday 27th August 2018, surrounded by his family. In his 91st year. Loved husband of the late Shirley. Loved partner of Irene. Dearly loved Dad of Gaye Murphy (Featherston), Ro and the late Greg Ryan (Wellington), and John and Jude (Wellington). Respected Grandad of Joanne and Troy, Craig and Shelley; Kylie and Jayden; Jordan and Cherie. Treasured Great Grandad of Quenten, Brittany, Ailish, Declan, Leighton, and Mia. Loved brother of Gabriel. In lieu of flowers donations to the NZ Cancer Society, PO Box 5096, Palmerston North would be appreciated or may be left in the Church entrance. All messages to the Flavin family, C/- 18 Morris Street Marton.
A celebration of John’s life will be held at St. Francis Catholic Church, Russell Street, Marton, on Saturday, 1st September 2018 at 1:30pm.