Passed away peacefully beside his friend, at Kaiapoi Lodge, on Monday, October 14, 2019, the day before his 80th birthday. Father of three children and grandfather. Brother of Brian and Richard. Good friend of a number of people in Kaiapoi. An informal gathering to celebrate Tom, will be held at 297 Ferry Road, on Friday, October 18, 2019, at 2:00pm.