Contact the Bridport News with your stories, pictures and video footage. Send us an email
Click on date
to view announcements
Announcements for July 2008
KATIE GIBBS Congratulations on passing 1st time - wRIGHT DRIVING - 0800 4320206.
CASH -Patricia ann passed away peacefully at Lymington on 9th July after a short illness. Loving wife of Mike and mother of Julie, Lesley and Sarah Martin, formerly of Bridport and Netherbury.
CHURCHILL - Michael. The family of the late Michael would like to thank all family and friends for their kind support and for the letters and cards, also to those who attended the funeral service and gave donations for The Tank Museum which mat still be sent c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons. Please accept this as a personal message of thanks.
TOMS Granny & Grandad.
RYAN TUNDLEY Congratulations on passing you driving test, Julie & Mollie
() HALLETT -...
HALLETT - Janet passed away peacefully at home on 23rd July 2008 aged 74 years. Beloved wife of Ted and loving Mum to Mandy, Helen and Jane. Grandmother to Bea, Humphrey, Charlie, Daniel, Robin, Will and Jack. Funeral service will take place today Thursday 31st July at 2.00pm at Yeovil Crematorium. No flowers please donations to MacMillan Cancer Support may be sent c/o A.J Wakely & Sons, 7 North Street, Beaminster, Dorset DT8 3DZ
() SUTTON -...
SUTTON - Alfred William "Bill" passed away peacefully in Bridport Community Hospital on 21st July 2008 aged 89 years. Husband of the late Freda and father of John and Wendy, grandfather of Jason and Nicola and beloved brother of Pearl. Funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 1st August at 11.30 am. Family flowers only but donations for Royal British Legion ( Bridport Branch may be sent c/o A.J Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
() JEANS -...
JEANS - DAISY (nee Burden) of Bridport. Daisy died unexpectedly in Dorchester Hospital after a very short illness on 25th July 2008 in her 95th years. Beloved wife of the late Reg (Mac). Cherished mum of Julia and son in law Tom, much loved grandmother of Sharon, Glenn and his wife Rosie and a loved great grandmother. Adopted grandmother of the late David Goodburn. Much loved sister to Christina, Ernie and the late Alf, Rose, Doll, George and Bill. Sister in law to Les, Wilma, Jo and Jean. She will be missed more than words can say. The funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 1st August at 4.00pm. Family flowers only but donations if wished to The Riverside Court Day Centre, where mum spent many happy days c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport. Casual clothing and no black ties please.
() PRINCE -...
PRINCE - Bob passed away peacefully on the 26th July 2008 at Dorset County Hospital aged 83 years. Beloved dad to Jackie, grandad and great grandad. Funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Monday 4th August at 2.30pm. Flowers welcome or donations to The Firefighters Charity c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport.
STOKER -Hugh passed away at Dorset County Hospital on the 20th July, 2008, aged 87 years of Seatown. Husband of the late Marjory. Sadly missed by Ian, Karen and Kitty. The funeral service has taken place, but donations are still being received for the RNLI c/o A.G. Down, Funeral Directors, 66 South Street, Bridport. DT6 3NN.
Hosking (nee TOMS)
BERT MORLEYTo my darling husband happy 90th Birthday love from all the family.
() Charlie. ...
() Kitney -...
Kitney - Batten
WILLIAMS, FREDAIn ever loving memory of my dearest Wife Freda, passed away on 23rd July 2004 and our lovely Son Roger who left us on 14th July 1967. Fond memories, Alec & family.
NATHALIE DURRANT - CORBETT Happy 18th Birthday on Monday 28th July, Lots of love Mum, John, Edward, Olivia, Grandma & Grandad
KEMPIn loving memory of my dear husband Len, Dad, Grandad, and Great Grandad. Our smiles can hide our sadness, our tears we can wipe away, but its the missing you that never goes away. From you loving wife Monica, children, grandchildren & great grandchildren xx Also remembering my darling Grandson Edward aged 16. As long as we have memories, as long as we have tears, you'll never be forgotten not in a million years. Miss you, your loving Nan xx
Jack Bartlett 1st birthday.
BANKS -Marjorie, peacefully in Bridport Community Hospital on the 15th July 2008 aged 79 years. Beloved widow of Leslie, and dear stepmother, grandmother and aunt. She will be greatly missed. Funeral service will take place at St Mary's, Burton Bradstock on Friday 25th July at 2.00pm. Family flowers only donations to Cancer Research UK c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons. 91 East Street, Bridport DT6 3LB.
() GRIEG -...
GRIEG - Pat and Kerry would like to thank the overwhelming number of people who attended David's funeral, sent cards and messages of sympathy and gave such generous donations for Weldmar Hospicecare Trust, which are still being received. Special thanks go to the staff at Joseph Weld Hospice and Steve Wood for their care of David. The Reverend Janis Moore for the personal touch she bought to the service. Simon Wakely and team for their professionalism throughout, Oh Crumbs for the buffet and Kate at the leisure Centre. Special thanks go to all family and friends for their love and support and in particular Johnny, Martin, Barry , Nooie Stan, Sue and Maureen who made the last three years so special for David. Lastly i would like to thank Kerry for her love, strength and support throughout, i couldn't have done this without her, David would have been so proud. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
SHARNA COPP Congratulations on passing your test - wRIGHT DRIVING 0800 4320206.
() DUMALO -...
DUMALO - Piotr Jozef. Peacefully on 18th July 2008 aged 59 years. Funeral service will take place at St Michael & St George Catholic Church, Lyme Regis on Tuesday 29th July at 10.00am. Flowers are welcome c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons, 7a Silver Street, Lyme Regis.
() JOSH -...
JOSH - Happy 21st birthday.
ANNE DOUGLAS McGOVERN Born 2nd April 1928Joined her beloved husband John on 13th July 2008. God speed, with all our love. Penny & James
STOKER -Hugh passed away at Dorset County Hospital on the 20th July 2008 aged 81 years, of Seatown. Husband of the late Marjory. Sadly missed by Ian, Karen and Kitty. Funeral Service to be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 29th July at 12.15pm. No flowers by request please but donations if desired for the RNLI may be given at the Service or sent c/o A.G. Down Funeral Directors, 66 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NN.
SKELTON -Roger Frank died peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on 18th July 2008 aged 59 years. Much loved younger brother of Alan, Monica, Paul, Marion, Ted, Norma and Mavis. May he rest in peace. Funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 29th July at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for Cancer Research UK c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street Bridport.
Natalie Gray - Happy 21st
JACK BARTLETTHappy 1st Birthday on 23rd July, Lots of Love, Mummy & Daddy xx
ANNE DOUGLAS McGOVERN Born 2nd April 1928Joined her beloved husband John on 13th July 2008. God speed, with all our love. Penny & John
VICTORIA's family would like to thank all her friends who joined us at her service on 1st July 2008. It was great to see you all. Please keep in touch. Also thank you to Rev. Bob Thorn for his kindness.
() GREIG David.
GREIG David. On 6th July 2008 aged 59 years, at Joseph Weld Hospice, David lost his battle with Cancer after a long struggle borne with courage, humour and dignity throughout. Adored husband of Pat, cherished dad to Kerry, Dearly loved brother and friend to many. The funeral service will take place at St Mary's Church, Bridport on Monday 14th July at 1.30pm. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired for The Weldmar Hospicecare Trust may be sent c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3LB.
CHURCHILL Mike on 12th July 2008 in hospital, aged 73 years, a dearly loved brother of Colin, Dennis and Janet, brother in law to Pat and Ray. Funeral service will take place at St Mary's Church Powerstock on Wednesday, 23rd July at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please donations, if desired for The Tank Museum Ltd (Bovington) c/o A.J.Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport DT6 3LB.