AKE, Rex Armstrong Clark

2/3/1940 - 3/12/2017.

Dearly loved husband of Jacqui and best mates for 62 years, after an Oropi mate said "that Jacqui Newnham's a bit of alright" and she made eyes at him, (Rex, not the mate), on May 1st 1955 at Tauranga College. Hardcase and loving father of Paul, Susan and Carolyn. Love you heaps Dad, will miss your stories and unique view of the world and we promise to look after Mum and Leo - lovely boy. Respected, but mainly grumpy father-in-law of Anne, Hone and Tony, you guys were never gonna win but good on you for putting up with it. Special Loila Poppa to Jasmine, Summer-Jane and Georjia-Rose, and remember Grandma McLean said only fools' names are seen in public - we are making the exception here of course. Grandfather-in-law to Kanon and Laquan, you guys got off lightly. Great grandfather of Lila-Rose (18 mths) and Hāme (4 mths), sorry you littlies are gonna miss out on the best card writer.  A private family gathering has been held as per Rex's request, with no humbug!! Communication to the Rex Ake family c/o P.O Box 3136 Tauranga 3142.



0 Comments

There are no comments on this article.

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to make a comment. Login Now
Opinion Poll

Is SH2, between Katikati and Tauranga, a dangerous stretch of road?

Yes, there are too many cars on it and it’s not designed to handle that sort of traffic volume.
No, people just need to slow down and pay attention to their driving.

VOTE
VIEW RESULTS
Bay Today


Supermoon from Dive Cresent, 8pm last Sunday evening. Photo: Sally Garner.

Send us your photos from around the Bay of Plenty. kendra@thesun.co.nz