SUGDEN John Thornton, on August 4, 2016 at Christchurch after a short illness. Aged 71 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Susan. Much loved and treasured father and father in law of Sharon and Mitch Haslemore-Smith, Andrea and Trevor Scott, Richard and Janelle (Perth) and special Grandad to Jayden, and Aleesha; Wyatt, Kurt, and Amie; Taine, and Abbey. Loved big brother and brother in law of Barbara and Lindsay Young. Messages to Sugden family C/- P O Box 472, Ashburton 7740. Donations to Princess Margaret Hospital Fund (Perth) would be appreciated and may be left at the service. A service to celebrate John’s life will be held at Our Chapel, Cnr East & Cox Streets, Ashburton on Wednesday August 10, commencing at 2.00pm. Followed by private cremation at the Ashburton Crematorium.