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Simon R C Ohlson

25/02/1963 - 13/02/2023


OHLSON, Simon Roy Charles: Died on the February 13, 2023, at his home, aged 59 years, after 12 years courageously enduring cancer.  He was surrounded by his loving wife Tania of 31 years, his sisters Vivienne and Stephanie, brother in-law Alan and his best little mate Poppy by his side.  He was a much loved Brother and Brother in law of Vivienne and Alan, Stephanie and Brian, Steve and Norma and Mark. Loved son of the late Barrie and Zoe. He was a fantastic Uncle to Melissa, Amanda, Rochelle, Connor, Bradley and Jessica.  Adored Great uncle to Jaylem, Stevie, Lexi, Archie and Lucy, and loved best mate of Jeremy.  He was loved by so many people and will leave a huge hole in many lives. Special thank you to all of the medical teams, especially Dr Jim Edwards and his Oncology team, the ED and ward B5 at Christchurch Hospital, and special thanks to our amazing Dr Shelly Louw for all her care over the years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society. In accordance with  Simon’s wishes a private cremation has been held.