Colin Maxwell King

5th March 1935 - 11th August 2019
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J Fraser and Sons Chapel, Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill
15 August 2019, 1:00PM

KING, Colin Maxwell, on Sunday, 11th August 2019. Aged 84 years. At Southland Hospital, Invercargill. Loved husband of Fay. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Darryl and Nicky King (Lillburn Valley) and Sharon and Laurie Paterson (Waikaka). Loved grandfather of Jamie and Nicole, Kate and Scott, Ross and Steph, and Bill (Mathew) and Becs. Loved great grandfather of his twelve great grandchildren. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Joyce and the late Brian Wills. Loved brother-in-law of Bev and Graeme Cloughly. A service to celebrate Colin’s life will be held in J Fraser and Sons Chapel, cnr. Esk and Doon Streets, Invercargill, at 1 pm, on Thursday August 15. Then leaving for the Eastern Cemetery. Donations may be left at the service for the Tuatapere Emergency Services. Messages to 65 Dean Forest Road, Lillburn Valley RD 1, Tuatapere. Online tributes can be made at frasersfunerals.co.nz/tributes. Respectfully cared for by J Fraser & Sons Ltd, FDANZ .

 

Messages

Sorry to read of Colin's passing.
Enjoyed those visits as an Ag Rep for the Service Industry.
My sincere condolences to you and yours

Graeme Whatson
Te Anau.
Graeme Whatson, Te Anau
To the King Family,

Our thoughts are with you all at this very sad time over the passing of Colin.

From all the team at Waikiwi Vet Services.
Waikiwi Vets, Invercargill
Our thoughts are with you all at this difficult & sad time.
James & Sarah Barr, Waimate
Deeply sadden to read of the sad loss of Colin, please accept my deepest sympathy, as we went back many years, John Stewart Ex Greenpoint
John Stewart, Kaiapoi
Sorry to hear of Colin's passing. A good man and a very kind man. Passionate Hereford cattle man.
My thoughts to all of the King Family.
R.I.P
Gerald Burgess, Temuka. Previously Haysrun Owaka
Boy you used to give me a hard time but always with a great big smile. I'm sure Mum Joy Mote sends her love to you Fay
Rest in Peace Colin one in a million
Sandy Carmichael (Mote)
Sandra Carmichael, Winton
To Fay, Darryl, Sharon and families
Our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your larger than life husband, father and grandfather. With our love and deepest sympathy - cousins Gordon Sutherland (deceased) and family, Mavis Wilkinson and family and Shirley Wilkinson and family. Shirley is so pleased she managed to speak to Colin recently. ‘When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure’. Rest in Peace Colin
Ann Sutherland, Shirley & Mavis Wilkinson, Christchurch/Cheviot/Blenheim
The great man of the valley has fallen. Ian respected and valued his friendship. I admired his blunt honesty and enjoyed listening to his tales, what a life he lead. He will be missed, my love to dear Fay and family. I will be with you in spirit at the farewell.
Trish Shaw, Dunedin
So sorry to hear of Colin's passing. My deepest sympathy to Fay and family. I will miss our yearly chats (and advise) about our grandchildren and the history of the farm. You will be missed.
Donna Wallace, Kitchener
Thinking of you all at this time in the passing of Colin.
Ned &Janine Cruickshank, Invercargill
We send to you Fay, Sharon and Darryl our condolences on the passing of a much loved husband and father. Colin will be sadly missed by all he knew.
Pauline and Bruce Targett , Nelson