In the Waikato Times, Hamilton, NZ – 26 November 2009
JONES, Stanley Gareth RAF Bomber Squadron Leader 267 DFC
Born at Bethesda, North Wales. Passed away peacefully in Dorothy’s arms at
Atawhai Assisi Hospital, Hamilton on 24 November 2009 in his 96th
Adored husband and best friend of Dorothy for 60 loving years. Precious, devoted and much loved dad, father-in-law, grandfather(Taid) and great-grandfather of Glenys, Brian, Bryn, Nerys, Mike, Grace and Charys (Williams), Bronwen, Stuart, Jason and the late Brett and Laura (Inness), Sian, Bill, David and James (Anamosa, USA).
Dad was blessed with extraordinary warmth and compassion, with a smile that lit up a room and won all hearts.
Our heartfelt thanks for exemplary care, love and devotion that dad received while a resident in the Atawhai Assisi Hospital.
A service to celebrate Gareth’s life will be held at the White Rose Chapel, 75 Cook Street, Hamilton on Saturday 28 November at 10.30am followed by private cremation. All communications c/- Pellows Funeral Directors and Advisors, 23 Naylor Street, Hamilton.