Death Notice
  • "Very sad to read of Derek's passing. He was a respected and..."
    - Bob & Adrienne Marryatt

Derek Howard:
On May 12, 2017, suddenly at home, aged 87 years. Devoted and much loved husband of Mary for 59 years, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Robert and Nikola (Timaru), Christine and Christopher Peckston (Sunshine Coast), Mark and Janet, Jayne and Christian Bell, loved and admired grandad of Timothy and Loren, Anna; Hayley and Leo, Amber and David, Jenna, Kurt, Dane; Sam, Ben, Angus; Charlotte, and Seamus; and great-grandad of Mia, Pippa, and Eli. Special thanks to the attending St John and Emergency Response team. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Derek Vincent, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. The Service to celebrate Derek's life will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, Christchurch, on Thursday, May 18, at 10.00am. Private cremation thereafter.


Published in Timaru Herald on May 15, 2017