At home in Ashburton, surrounded by his loving family. Aged 76 years. Loved husband and best friend of Gill. Dearly loved father and father in law and friend of Christopher and Melanie, Sonya and Claire, Brent and Deryl, Rindy and Frank, Daz and Lynda, and the late Nathan. Much loved Grandad of Paige; Hannah, and Sophie; Erik, and Bredon; Georgia, and Abbey and great Grandad of Leo. A much loved brother, brother in law and Uncle. Messages to Reid Family, P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Donations in to Ashburton Palliative care or the Ashburton Hospice in memory of Athol would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Special thanks to those involved in Aths’ treatment and care during his long illness. A private cremation for Athol has been held and a celebration of his life will take place at the Ashburton Club and MSA, Havelock Street, Ashburton on Friday November 10, commencing at 1.30pm.