Condolences to the families of industry stalwarts.

It is with great sadness and regret that we advise of the passing of the following industry stalwarts.


Keith Oliphant Stewart at a mere 102 years of age.


Keith had been unwell for several weeks but passed away peacefully 1 October 2019.

Our oldest member of IRHACE Keith had spent in excess of 82 years working in the HVAC&R Industry. A celebration of his life was held at St Luke’s Church in Remuera on 4 October. 


Doug Stewart Cowley:

In his 94th year Doug passed away peacefully at Waikanae. A celebration of Doug’s life was held at Cedarwood on Friday 4 October. Dad to Glynn Cowley.

Brian Kenneth Farmer:

In his 83rd year Brian passed away peacefully in Australia after a short and sudden illness. A memorial service was held at Grey Lynn RSA on 12 October. Dad to Chris Farmer.