Palmerston North Bishop Charles Drennan’s father passed away on January 20, 2017.
Oliver John Drennan, 99, was a NZ Army major during World War II. He died peacefully at Chatswood Retirement Village in Christchurch.
A funeral service will be held in St Barnabas Anglican Church Hall, 8 Tui Street, Fendalton, on Friday, January 27, at 11.00am.
NZ Catholic extends its deepest sympathies to Bishop Drennan and his family.