Of Cambridge, Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 17 February 2021 at Wairoa Hospital surrounded by his loving family, after a long incredibly brave fight with cancer. Nelson was a loved husband and soulmate of Rae. Treasured Dad to Nicky, Jan, and Joanna, and to Gary and Brett. Heroic Poppa to Flynn. A service for Nelson will be held at St Peters Catholic Church, Queen Street, Wairoa on Tuesday 23 February 2021 at 1.00pm followed by a private cremation. A celebration of Nelson’s life will also be held in Cambridge at a later date. Our sincere thanks to all the doctors and nurses at Wairoa hospital, who took such wonderful care of our brave man. All messages can be sent C/- Pickering Funeral Services 62 Marine Parade, Wairoa 4108.