CARTER, Gary Charles

Passed away on Monday January 3, 2022, at Blenheim, peacefully after a long battle. In his 77th year.

Beloved husband of Nola for 55 years. Treasured father of Diane, Daryl and Janet, and father-in-law of Clayton and Chris. Loving grandad of Kayla, Connor, Laura, Hadley, Max, Nicholas and Matthew, and great-grandad of Lachlan and Amaia.

Dearly loved twin brother of Janis and John Fensom, loved uncle to Shona and Mark Bolland, and Paul. Big brother of the late Kevin Carter, brother-in-law to Francie and loved uncle to Joni. Loved brother-in-law to Lana and the late Ross McLaughlin, loved uncle to Mark, Kaylene and Maree. A loyal friend to all his mates and Meika, his cat.

Special thanks to his amazing Dr Eric Wegener, his nurse Dale and the Marlborough Hospice team for their ongoing support.

Messages may be sent to 14 Pelorus Place Redwoodtown, Blenheim, 7201.

In lieu of flowers a donation to Hospice Marlborough would be appreciated and may be made at the service or to bank account 03-1369-0365207-00 ref CARTER.

A funeral service for Gary will be held at the Clubs of Marlborough, Alfred Street, Blenheim, at 11.30am on Friday January 7, followed by interment at Fairhall Cemetery.

This will be a My Vaccine Pass event, and authenticators will be checking at the entrance; we appreciate your respect in this matter.


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