Sutherland Neil James. Peacefully in the loving care of Bupa Ascot on 14 May 2019, surrounded by the love of his family. In his 91st year. Beloved husband for 65 years of Muriel. Loving father and father in law of Chrissy and Marcus Karaitiana; Kevin and Ann; Peter and Tracy Taylor; Donna and Wayne Patrick; Anthony and Kimerly. Much loved Poppa Neil of Arnya, Leeza, Emma, Libby, Paula, Lyall, Hamish, James, Coran, Lissy, Clark and very proud Poppa of all his great grandchildren. Neil is also survived by siblings, Bruce, Jean and Flora. Messages to Muriel Sutherland C/- Ascot Bupa, 149 Racecourse Rd, Invercargill 9810. Online tributes may be left at frasersfunerals.co.nz A Requiem Mass for Neil will be celebrated at St Mary’s Basilica, Tyne St Invercargill on Friday 17 May 2019 commencing at 2.00pm. His interment will follow at Eastern Cemetery.