TOWNSHEND, Herbert Owen, late of Orepuki; in his 87th year. — Beloved husband of Gail* (nee Young), much loved and respected father and father-in-law of Trevor* and Suzanne (Invercargill), Noel (Dunedin), Dawn and Jeff (Dunedin), Lyall and Shirlene (Orepuki), and Graeme (Ruatapu), loved Granddad of Kurt, Michaela, Letia, Rebecca*, Herb, Adrienne and Bridget, loved Great-granddad and best mate of his dog, Gemma (*denotes deceased). — A service to celebrate Owen's life will be held on April 24, at J. Fraser and Sons Chapel, corner Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill, commencing at 2 p.m. A private cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in Owen's memory to the SPCA would be appreciated. Messages to D. Townshend, 37 Moreau Street, Dunedin 9012.