Death Notice
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WATKINS, Alan Stanley:
Passed away peacefully after a long illness on Wednesday 9 August 2017, in his 86th year. Wonderful husband and friend of Audrey and the late Jo. Only brother of Hazel Procter and brother-in-law of John. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Brae and Catherine Watkins; Ricki and George Dunning (Perth); and Kerry and Linda Watkins. Deeply respected by the Vaux-Miller family – Steven and Cindy; Luka and Trudi; Kate and Brett; and Andrew and Yolanda. Loved grandad of his 20 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. A service for Alan will be held in The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Tuesday 15 August 2017, at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers a donation can be sent Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North, or may be left in the Chapel foyer. Messages can be sent to Alan's family, c/- PO Box 1014, Palmerston North.


Published in Manawatu Standard from Aug. 11 to Aug. 12, 2017