South Waikato councillor dies

22:02, Oct 23 2012
Barrie Herlihy
Barrie Herlihy

South Waikato District Councillor Barrie Herlihy has died.

The long standing councillor, who has also worked as council's Civil Defence manager, was pronounced dead in his Tokoroa home this morning.

SWDC's communication manager Kerry Fabrie confirmed the today.

"Sadly I can confirm Barrie passed away apparently in his sleep last night,'' she said.

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