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Private family funeral held.

Memorial Celebration to be advised.

Memorial celebration to be held, date to be advised.

Service details

Funeral notice

PILLING, Lawrence Henry  (Laurie) (K30691, NZ Army, Lt Col (Rtd) - Malay and Vietnam Veteran. MBE) It is with great sorrow, Laurie passed away peacefully in his sleep at his residence in Hamilton on Saturday 1st June 2024 Dearly Loved husband of Sheena (deceased) and loved companion of Mavora Hamilton (deceased) Much loved father of Lisa and Stuart, and son in law  John, adored grandfather to Liam, Timothy, Riley and Rachel. Son of Alf (deceased)  and Lottie (deceased)  brother of Rodger (deceased)  Chappie (deceased)  and Glenys Mahan and uncle of his nieces and nephews. A private family funeral has been arranged but a memorial service is to take place at a later date, for all his friends,colleagues and acquaintances to celebrate his contributions to the city of Hamilton and the wider society A special thanks to the staff at Hilda Ross village for their care of Laurie  As the sun goes down on a life well lived, we will remember him. Contact Stuart 027 238 6588.  Correspondence to the Pilling Family c/- PO Box 439, Hamilton 3240

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