HILLIS, William James (Jim)

HILLIS, William James (Jim). — Peacefully, at "Armadale", Seaward Downs, after a very short illness, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, December 10, 2018; aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband for 57 years of Beverley, loved father and father-in-law of Gaye and Andrew Falconer (Kaiwera), Bill and Sharon (Mataura), much loved Granddad of Thomas, Emma, and Sarah; Melanie and Josh Lilley, Charlotte, Harrison, Isla, and Maya; Anna; Philip, and Nico; Adam, and Luke, and a loved uncle of his nieces and nephews, special friend of Lorraine and Fred Sanson, and Violet and Mac Howden. — A service to celebrate Jim's life will be held in the Edendale Presbyterian Church, 30 Melvin Street, Edendale, on Friday, December 14, at 1 p.m., then leaving for Edendale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be left for the Cancer Society. Messages to 466 Seaward Downs Road, RD3, Wyndham 9893.