Ruth, Marise, Kerry and Shane and families wish to extend their thanks to all who shared in their loss of a much loved husband, father, father-in-law, and poppa. To all who called, visited and wrote, sharing memories and offering condolences we thank you. To those who made donations to St John, thank you. These have been greatly appreciated. Special mention to the Strathmore Golf Club, The Eagles Golf Club and Strathmore Rugby Club for your respectful guard of honour. Thank you Geoff, for helping us to celebrate Jim's life, and to Richard, Casey and William from Eagars for your great support at your wonderful chapel. Please accept this as our personal thanks.

Published in Taranaki Daily News on July 14, 2018