KNAPP, William Alexander (Lex). — Peacefully, with his loving family by his side, on Saturday, November 13, 2021; in his 80th year. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Bev for 55 years, adored Dad and father-in-law of Jeannie and Lisa (Melbourne), Sandie (Invercargill), Kelly and Trevor (Invercargill), Shane and Hayley (Gore), and loved Granddad of his 11 grandchildren. — A service to celebrate Lex’s life will be held at Southern Funeral Home Chapel, 106 Hokonui Drive, Gore, on Wednesday, November 17, at 1.30 p.m., followed by private cremation. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, attendance will be by invitation only. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made at the service for Hokonui St John Ambulance. A special thankyou to Dr Glenys Weir, Gore Medical Centre, Cardiac Care Unit at Dunedin Hospital, and Ben Wilkins. Messages to 13 Fairfield Street, Gore 9710.