GILLESPIE, Donald Gordon:
2.5.1951- 4.7.2018
Joan, Jonathon, Barbara, John, Margaret, Carey and Tansy wish to thank everyone who attended Donald's service and to those who gave donations to Hearing Southland. Thank you to those who sent cards, texts, flowers, baking and cooking, it was appreciated so much. Thank you to Avenal Park Funeral Home and to Lynley McKerrow for the lovely Service. A special thank you to the Nurses and Doctors at Rehab Southland Hospital who cared for Donald in his final days. Also to Hospice Southland and to Cancer Care at Mercy Hospital. And last but not least thank you to Donald's mates who spent so much time with him and helped keep his spirits up.
"Grief is the price of Love"

Published in Southland Times on Aug. 11, 2018