Peter “Possum” Bourne

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Peter “Possum” Bourne

Pukekohe, Auckland Council, Auckland, New Zealand
Death 30 Apr 2003 (aged 47)
Dunedin, Dunedin City, Otago, New Zealand
Burial Pokeno, Waikato District, Waikato, New Zealand
Plot BLOCK BERM. ROW E. Plot 24A
Memorial ID 7397269 · View Source
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Auto Race Car Driver. He was known as the most successful rally driver in the Southern Hemisphere. For five years running he was Australasian Rally Champion, he's won all three of the Southern Hemisphere-Pacific region championships, and earned the title of Asia Pacific Rally Champion in 1993, 1994 and 2000. While checking out a rally course in New Zealand, he had a head-on collision with another car. He passed away in Dunedin Hospital from massive head injuries.

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Best friend and Dearly loved husband of Peggy. The most Loving and Adoring father of Taylor, Spencer and Jazlin. Much loved son of Peggy and the late Ray. Loved brother of Geoffrey, Deborah, Kristine and the late Neville and their families.


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  • Added: 29 Apr 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Peter “Possum” Bourne (13 Apr 1956–30 Apr 2003), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7397269, citing Pokeno Cemetery, Pokeno, Waikato District, Waikato, New Zealand ; Maintained by Find A Grave .