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Announcements for May 2005
RAWLINSON - Marjorie passed away peacefully at Dorchester County Hospital on the 23rd May 2005 aged 82 years. Will be dearly missed by her family and friends. The funeral service will take place at Yeovil Crematorium on Friday 3rd June at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired to Cancer Research UK or Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport, DT6 3LB.
GUPPY Frances, passed away 27th May 2004. Much loved and missed by husband Cyril, daughters Linda & Valerie and all the family.
CRABB - Elsie Louisa (Lou) on 21st May 2005 peacefully at her daughter's home in Lyme Regis, aged 95 years. Much loved and treasured mother, grandmother and great grandmother. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at St Michael's Church, Lyme Regis on Wednesday 1st June at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please donations, if desired, for The RNLI (Lyme Regis Branch) c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 7a Silver Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3HR.
HARRIS - Edwin James (Ted) peacefully after a short illness on 20th May 2005, aged 73 years, a beloved husband to Ruth, a much loved father to Paul and Neil, father in law to Hazel and Jayne and a loving grandad to Vicky, Jessica, Emma and Stephanie. A Thanksgiving Service to be held at St Mary's Church, Powerstock on Tuesday 31st May at 2.30pm. Donations, if desired, for either Weld, Trimar & CCD Trust or Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport, DT6 3LB.
WADE -Elsa, peacefully on the 19th May 2005. Dear wife of the late Vic, much loved mum to Nicola and Caroline, mother in law to Paul, and a loving aunt, sister & friend. Funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 31st May 2005 at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please but donations may be given for Weld, Trimar & CCD Trust c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
SAUNDERS - Eileen Phyllis on the 24th May peacefully at Glencairn Residential Home, Dorchester, aged 90 years. Formerly of Bothenhampton, widow of Wally Saunders, and much loved mum of Brian and Joan. Grandmother of Nick, Sally, Gary and Richard and great grandmother of Jake. The funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Monday 6th June 2005 at 11.30am. Family flowers only, donations if desired to The Childrens Society c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport, DT6 3LB.
ASHLEY PHILLIPS (WOODY)
ELEANOR & STEPHANIE PITCHER
THE FAMILY OF the late Bill Gibbs wish to thank everyone for their messages of sympathy & condolences & to those who attended his funeral service. Our sincere thanks are extended to the Doctors & staff at Barton House, the District Nurses, Steve Woods, the Nurses & staff at Bridport Hospital, the Reverend K Masters & A.J. Wakely & Sons for their dedicated care & support. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
DAD - DAVE
SILVESTER - Kathleen Edith (Kath). Passed away peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on 15th May 2005 aged 74 years. Loving wife to the late George. Much loved mum to Elizabeth, Paul and Andrew and mother-in-law to Sue. Special grandma to Simon, Claire, Holly and Lucy. Funeral service to take place at St Swithuns Church on Wednesday 25th May at 12.00noon followed by burial. All friends welcome. Family flowers only please but donations if desired to The British Heart Foundation c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
HARVEY - Ralph. Treasured memories of my dear husband, May 23rd 1991. Forever in my thoughts Joan.
GIBBONS - Grenville. The family would like to thank everyone who sent cards and messages of sympathy. We would like to thank the staff at Dorset County Hospital and Bridport Community Hospital for all their care. Thanks also to The Reverend Peter Aves for officiating at a most sincere and inspiring service. We appreciate all the donations received for the Dorset Air Ambulance and The Alzheimers Society which are still being received by A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
NEWING Pip and family wish to thank all who attended Frank's funeral, and for the many cards and letters received, the tributes paid to him has made us very proud.
TREVETT -Rex. Margaret, Neil and Julie would like to thank family and friends for attending the service at St. Mary's to celebrate Rex's life, they were overwhelmed by the support. We would especially like to thank St. Swithuns band for providing the music. The family have received so many messages of sympathy and thank everyone for their prayers and thoughts. Also for donations to Cancer Care Dorset and Marie Curie Cancer Care. Special thanks are due to all who cared for Rex during his illness, especially Steve Wood for his support, and to Rev. Trevor Stubbs and A.G. Down Ltd who carried out the family's wishes. Please accept this as a personal message of thanks.
HARVEY -RALPH. Remembering our dearest Dad, 23rd May 1991. Loved always and forever, cherished in our hearts. Hilda, Linda and Terry, David, Sarah and families
HOMEWOOD Anna. Sixteen sad years without you, we miss your smiling face. Always thinking of you. Nan & Martyn.
DEDMAN Wilfred. The family would like to thank everyone who attended Wilfs funeral, and for the messages of sympathy. Also to the Rector Ken Masters and to A. J. Wakely and sons. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
JACKSON - Derek. Passed away peacefully at Bridport Community Hospital on Tuesday 17th May 2005 aged 71 years. Much loved husband to Pat and dearly loved dad to Christine and Steve and the late Graham and special grandad to Paul and Emma. Funeral service will take place at St Mary's Church, Walditch on Friday 27th May at 2.00pm followed by burial. Flowers or donations to Weld, Trimar & CCD Trust c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
SEARLE - Raymond, peacefully after a long illness, on the 17th May 2005 aged 84 years. A much loved husband, dad and grandad. Funeral service will take place at Yeovil Crematorium on Thursday 26th May at 12.00noon. Flowers may be sent or donations given for Weld, Trimar & CCD Trust c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 7 North Street, Beaminster.
McCOMISKEY -peacefully in hospital on 14th May 2005, Lydia nee Carter aged 87 years, formerly of Portland, widow of Arthur of Bridport, sadly missed by her family & friends. Funeral service at Weymouth Crematorium on Wednesday 25th May at 2.30pm. No flowers by request, donations if desired may be made for the British Heart Foundation, c/o A.G. Down Funeral Directors, 66 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NN. Tel: 01308 422643.
JOHN PENFOLD Suddenly on 6th May 2005 in Dorset County Hospital aged 79 years, following a road traffic accident. Loving husband of the late Elizabeth, beloved dad of Amanda and the late Tania, and Erica, dear father-in-law of John Read and loving grandad of Christopher and Richard. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral arrangements later. All enquiries to Woods Funeral Service, 11a Icen Way Dorchester DT1 1EW. Tel 01305 250425
HUXTER - Ronald William (Fred), passed away on the 18th May 2005 in hospital after a short illness, aged 77 years. A beloved husband to Betty and a much loved dad, grandad and great grandad. Funeral service will take place at Symondsbury Parish Church on Wednesday 25th May at 12.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations for the British Heart Foundation c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
COLTON - Joan, formerly of Bridport, died peacefully on the 17th May 2005 at The Broadwindsor House aged 85 years. A much loved mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be sadly missed by all her family & friends. The funeral service will take place at St Giles Church, Hooke on Friday 27th May at 11.00am. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for The Parkinsons Society, Bridport c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 7 North Street, Beaminster.
JOHN & MARGARET
CUMBERLEGE -Elise (Copper), peacefully on the 17th May, aged 92, shortly after the death of her beloved husband John. Funeral at Uplyme on Wednesday 25th May at 2.00pm. Floral tributes may be left at the Church, or to W.G. Potter F/D, Axminster.
ROSEMARY PITCHER To Auntie Rosie. Happy 40th birthday. Love the twins xx.
HALL On the 7th May 2005 at Ludlow Community Hospital, Charles (Charlie) after a long illness cheerfully & courageously borne. Adored husband of Joy and much loved father of Lynne & Alison and much loved father-in-law of Tony & Roger. He will be sadly missed by all his grandchildren. Funeral service at Hereford Crematorium on Monday 16th May at 2.40pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Ludlow Community Hospital, Stretton Ward c/o Graham Heiron Funerals, Bromfield, Nr Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 2JR.
MACBETH Doris. Peacefully on 7th May 2005 at Dorset County Hospital, aged 83 years. Much loved wife of "Mac", mother to Paul, Keith and Dawn. Funeral service will take place on Monday 16th May at Yeovil Crematorium at 12.30pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired to Cancer Research UK and The British Heart Foundation c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
FREEMAN SMITH Ruby, passed away on 30th April 2005 at Dorchester County Hospital aged 91 years. Funeral service to be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Monday 16th May at 11.30am. Family flowers only but donations if desired to The League of Friends, Dorchester County Hospital, c/o I.N Newman Limited, 55 Winchester Street, Salisbury, SP1 1HL.