Geoffrey T Sowman Funeral Directors
cnr Hutcheson & Parker Sts
Blenheim, Marlborough
GRANT, Leo Ross (Ross):
On Friday, October 22, 2021, at the grand age of 97, Ross passed gently into God's care, reunited with his beloved wife of 70 years, Mary (née Ryan). He was the much-loved father to Elizabeth (Lila) and Royston; the late Anne; Paul and the late Lesley; Lois; Cilla and Graham. Cherished and loving grandfather to Mark, Ben and Andrew; Matthew and Laura; Meghan and James; Christina; Max and Jack. Adoring great-grandfather to Mya and Leo; Blake and Mila. Messages for the family may be sent to 15 Christchurch Crescent, Lower Hutt 5010. Our father was loved by so many and we will celebrate his remarkable life at Harvest Life Church, Nelson Street, Blenheim, at 2.00pm on Tuesday, November 2. Due to Covid restrictions, funeral attendance will be limited to 100, however Ross's service may be viewed on

Published by Dominion Post on Oct. 27, 2021.
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Celebration of Life
Harvest Life Church
Nelson Street, Blenheim, Marlborough
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We were really sorry to hear of Uncle Ross'
passing. It was lovely to see him at my Dad's funeral in July and the effort that he made together with Lila to come to his service and the graveside. Thinking of you all at this sad time.
Alan and Sue Tucker
Sue Tucker
November 3, 2021
So sorry to know of Ross's passing. Our love and heartfelt sympathy to the family. May God give you all his peace. I have known Ross all my life and knew him as a vey kind and caring man. A gentleman. John & Sharon Mackenzie
John Mackenzie
November 2, 2021
I only met Ross recently but what a lovely man. Such a gentleman with a generous spirit and wonderful sense of humour. My sincere condolences on Ross's passing.
C Morrison
October 28, 2021
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