Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 10 March 2020 in the Wairoa Hospital aged 93 years. Beloved husband of Tangi Hawkins(dec). Father of Josephine and Bob(dec), Mervyn and Andrea(dec), Kuu, Vallerie and David(dec), Brenda, Tracey and John. Cherished papa to all his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
George will lie at Waipapa-a-Iwi Mohaka Marae on Tuesday 10 March 2020 from 4pm, where a tangihanga will be held for George on Thursday 12 March 2020 at 11am followed by interment at Hiruharama Urupa.
‘Rest in eternal peace papa, enjoy the fishing up there’