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Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Vale, My Brother Ron


        Ronald Wallace Messenger      

      Born Greymouth, New Zealand,      

              November 15, 1932                  
                Died Greymouth, NZ,           

             June 3, 2013, aged 80.           
                        R.I.P.                         
My Brother Ron
Sailor, tailor
rugby knight
Father, son
yet out of sight
my big brother
who watched me grow
saw my type
and let me flow

I will miss knowing you are there.

A big thank you to all those who send best wishes and condolences.

9 comments:

Ken Coghlan said...

I'm sorry to hear of your loss, Robert. Ron will live on in your fond memories of him.

Anonymous said...

All my sympathies, Robert. He looks like a nice guy.

== Michael Höhne

Richard P said...

My thoughts are with you and Ron's family. Your earlier tribute to him was excellent and I almost feel I know him.

Miguel Ángel Chávez Silva said...

My sympathies to you, Robert.

Steve Snow said...

Condolences to you and your wider family on this sad occasion. He sounded like everything one could wish for in an older brother.

gee said...

A fine tribute...

Ray said...

Alice and I send you and your family our deepest condolences. Thank you for sharing your wonderful memories of Ron with us. You're in our hearts.

Nat said...

My deepest condolences Robert.
Be well.

Vikram said...

Great tribute. Hope all is well with you and I wish you the best moving forward.