VEAR, Dennis John (John): On December 21, 2017, peacefully at Christchurch Hospital, after a short illness, aged 79 years. Dearly loved husband of Helen, and dearly loved father and father-in-law of Ginny and Chris, and Poppy and Shaun. Much loved Grandad of Ashton, and loved "Daddy" of Duddles. Messages to the Vear family, C/- PO Box 26112, Christchurch 8148. A private memorial will be held.