Suddenly on Monday, 9th May 2016. Aged 85 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Sylvia and partner of Avril Biggs, loved father and father-in-law of James and Denise (Australia), Tony and Theresa, Vicki and Mike Welch, loved grandad of Michael, Paul, Hannah, Amber-Rose, Kathryn and Sarah. Reunited with our Mum. Messages to the Leathem family c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. In lieu of flowers donations to Westpac Rescue Helicopter would be appreciated and may be made at the service. A service to celebrate Frank’s life, will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel, 297 Ferry Road on Friday, 13th May, 2016, at 11:00 AM. Private cremation thereafter.