Peacefully on Saturday, 29th August, 2020, at Burwood Hospital. Aged 74 years. Beloved husband of Marie for 46 happy years. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Joanne and her partner Vaughan, Nicola and Kyriakos Michaelides, Michelle and Kim Cini (Adelaide), and Hamish and his partner Anna. Adored grandfather of Maria and Constandino: Samantha, Olivia and Marcus. Dearly loved Son of Herbert and Rhoda Readman (D) and loved brother of Graham Readman (D). Loved brother in law of Noel and Carmel Cunningham (D), Margaret and Murray Black, Jimmy Cunningham, Rita and Tony Stevens, Christopher and Rosemary Cunningham, Barbara (D) and Brendan Fahy, Michael and Maree Cunningham, John and Donna Cunningham. Loved Uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the staff on Ward BG, especially Katie, Paula and Grace. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Dementia Canterbury would be appreciated and may be made online at

A Rosary for Colin will be held on Monday 7th September, at 7pm. Colin’s Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday 8th September, 2020 at 1pm. Both services will be held in Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, 106 Main South Road. Please contact Nicola for a link to the live feed,

Due to COVID-19 requirements, attendance at the Rosary and the Funeral Mass, is by invitation only from the family.