Colin Victor Gerken

4th March 1937 - 21st September 2020
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 Gerken Colin Victor. Passed away peacefully at Vickery Court, Invercargill on Monday 21st September 2020. Dearly loved husband of Betty for 62 years. Much loved father and father in law of Stephen and Sandra, Joanne and Derrick Adams, and the late Paul. Special grandad of Tracey, Mark, Richard, Shantelle and Vanessa. Great grandad of Tyson, Kyla and Cameron. A private service has been held as per family wishes. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Vickery. Messages to 211 Bainfield Rd Invercargill. 


Colin was such a gentleman who always had a beaming smile and twinkly eyes .He will be lovingly remembered.
I was so glad to get to call in last week and tell him how special he was and we shed a wee tear together.
My sympathy to were the best spouse, so caring and competent and I know your lovely family will be there for you as your all grieve for Colin.
Margaret Baillie, Invercargill
Condolences to you all..he had an amazing smile and always a twinkle in his eye.
Christine Brown, Invercargill
RIP such a sweet lovely man
Lyn valoajack , Invercargill
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family Betty Colin was a gentleman with a wicked sense of humour a twinkle in his eye and a devoted family man. Precious memories of Colin will always be in your hearts.❤️ Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
Sonia and Lester Payne, Invercargill