Suddenly, returning from overseas, on Sunday 17th September 2017, aged 72. Beloved husband and dance partner of Julie. Adored father of Dairnie, and Dayne. Gavin cherished his friendships, especially those of Sir Tim and George Wallis in their time with Warbirds Over Wanaka. Messages to Gavin’s family c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A celebration of Gavin’s life will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel at 297 Ferry Road on Friday 22nd September, at 2:00pm. Private cremation thereafter.