John William (Bud):
Passed away suddenly in Taupo on 30th May 2021, in his 61st year. Beloved son of John and Mary Brown (dec), wife Vanessa Kelly, and daughter Stella, much loved brother of Mary-Lou and Peter Cranshaw (Levin), Caroline (dec) and Clive Robinson (Palmerston North), Nathalie Brown and companion Paul Sinclair (Oamaru), Paddy and Rod Pemberton (Wanaka), and Michael Hedlund (Canberra). Remembered with love and fond memories by his nephews, nieces and friends. Messages can be left on John's tribute book at or posted to Mary-Lou Cranshaw 106a Weraroa Road, Levin 5510. No flowers please.
"Taken from us far too soon.
Forever leaving a hole
in our hearts".
Memorial service to be held at Taupo Funeral Services, 117 Rickit Street, Taupo 3330, at 11.00am on Saturday 26th June 2021.

Funeral Home

Taupo Funeral Services Ltd
117 Rickit Street Taupo , Waikato 3330

Published in Manawatu Standard on June 11, 2021