Peacefully at home with his loving wife at his side, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. Aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband of Val and the late Zoe, loved father and father-in-law of Jon and Helena, Owen and Diana, and Glenn and Jo, loved step father of Debbie, Karen, Julie, and Stephen, dearly loved grandfather of his 4 grandchildren. Messages to the Gibson family c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. A service to celebrate John’s life, will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel, 297 Ferry Road, on Monday, October 15, 2018, at 2:00 PM. Private cremation thereafter.