Passed away at Hawke’s Bay Hospital, surrounded by his family. Aged 71 years. Dearly loved husband of Jane. Loved and respected Dad of Daniel, and Denise. Treasured Poppa of Eva, Emily, and Mia Deihland; and Vincent, and Valerie Beatson. A celebration of Chris’s life will be held at the Sugar Loaf Chapel of Howard & Gannon Funerals, cnr Lee Road and Gloucester Street, Taradale, Napier, on Monday, April 19, 2021, at 1.00pm, followed by a private cremation. Messages to the ‘Beatson Family,’ c/o PO Box 7001, Taradale, Napier 4141.