Born 26th August 1928. Passed away peacefully at his home in Whanganui on the 17th of September 2021.
Loved husband of Pikihuia Whakaewa Linderen Tapa.
Loved father and father-in-law of Louis & Lynne, Wayne & Milly, Ian & Tina, Brian & Judith, Charlene, Taylor, Jenny, and Tracey.
Loved grandad to his ten grandchildren: Narsha, Kirsty, Jody, Priscilla, Ryan, Daley, Tyler, Ellie, Maggie and the late Jason.
A loved and cherished great, and great great grandad to all his grandchildren .
‘Forever In Our Hearts: Ake ake i roto I o maatau ngakau’