PDG Martin Garcia is notifying members that PDG Don Speirs has passed away. His funeral was held on Wednesday 30 October in Whanganui. Don (Jenny), of Wanganui North Rotary, was District Governor in 1990-91 with the RI theme Honour Rotary with Faith and Enthusiasm.

PDG 9920 Rob Crabtree (New Plymouth North) also passed away last week. Rob’s funeral was held on Saturday 9 November in New Plymouth.

"The family of Past District Governor Rob Crabtree has advised that that Rob passed away peacefully Wednesday afternoon, surrounded by family. Funeral arrangements to come. In lieu of flowers, Rob asked for donations to go to 'Big Brothers Big Sisters Taranaki' of which he was a trustee. Correspondence to calpr@xtra.co.nz. [dated 31 October 2019]. Rob Crabtree was District 9920 Governor 2001-2002 and a member of the Rotary Club of Howick before moving to New Plymouth where he joined the Rotary Club of New Plymouth North."

 

 

Our condolences go to all of Rob’s family. Rob will be remembered as a Great Rotarian and Past District Governor who put service above self.