Peacefully at home on 22nd December 2022.  Dearly loved husband of Norah. Much loved Dad of Jacqui & Murray, Henry & Charleen, Aaron & Paula and Victoria.  Loving and proud Grandad of Ryan, Chris, Zoe, Curtis, Charlotte, Samantha, Annabelle, Michael, Angelica, Timothy, Niamh and Great Grandad of Harley and Willow.  Per Stu’s wishes a private cremation has been held and there will be a celebration of his life at the Te Aroha RSA in the New Year.  Details to be advised.