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Announcements for March 2008

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RYAN BARTLETT Happy 3rd Birthday Gorgeous Boy. Lots of love Mummy, Daddy and Daniel xxx 


SANDY POWER née SHAW  Peacefully on 25th March 2008 at Joseph Weld Hospice after a long illness borne with great courage, aged 47 years. Loving mother of Jack, beloved youngest daughter of Robert and Barbara and much loved sister of Susan and Sarah. A service of celebration for the life of Sandy will take place at Sydling St Nicholas Church on Friday 4th April at 11.00am.  Family flowers only but donations if desired for Weldmar Hospicecare Trust may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TW. Tel (01305) 262338 


BERYL TUCKER Happy 70th Birthday Lots of love Les XX  Happy Birthday Nan Love Karly, Joe, Claire and Lee XXXX 


ALEX HARE 13 Today!  Finally a Teenager. Have a wonderful day sweetheart All our love ~ Mum, Nan & Lou Lou xxx 


LAUREN VINCENT Have a great 18th Birthday Lauren. Lots of love ~ Grandma, Pop, Auntie Rhonda, Uncle Stephen, Dale, Brooke & Reece xxxxx 


DORIS SWEETSER-HAWKES Happy 80th Birthday Mum and Grandma. Lots of love Eric, Phyl, John, Christine, Sarah, Chris, Chris, Katrina, Amy and Jonathon xxx 


NICOLA SAMS ~ Happy 21st ~ With lots of love ~ Mum, Dad, Nan & Grandad xxx 


OWEN MORRIS Happy 18th Birthday. Love Mum, Dad, Gillian and Kerry xxxx 


LAUREN VINCENT Happy 18th Birthday Wishing you health and happiness always All our love ~ Mum, Dad and Jordan xxx 


LAUREN VINCENT Happy 18th. Love and best wishes ~ Nan, Grandad, Aunties, Uncles and Cousins xx. 

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PARK - Daniel. In loving memory of a dear son-in-law who passed away 3 years ago today. Still thinking of you and miss you so much. From Brian, Katie & family 

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REV. BARON PONT 1918 - 2008 Daphne, Gareth and Melanie wish to thank everyone for their sympathy and support since Baron passed away. Thank you to all who attended and took part in the service of Thanksgiving for Baron's life and Ministry and to those who were thinking of us on that day Money donated will be given to his chosen charities 


ALAN RICHARD TURNER "DIGGER"  Passed peacefully in Dorset County Hospital on 27th March, aged 62 years with his family around him. Beloved husband of Naomi, father of Louise and Richard, father-in-law of Jim and Joanna, grandfather of Katie, Becky, Redley, Isaac, Dolly and Ruby. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Alan's funeral will be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday 3rd April at 4.00pm.  Flowers welcome, or donations may be made payable to a charity of your own choice and sent by cheque only c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, DT4 0JS. Tel: (01305) 772789 


SANDERCOCK - Margaret (Mum). 10 long years. Never forgotten. Love Katrina, Ian and family xxx 


KIMBERLEY DENCH Congratulations Darling, wishing you many years of safe driving Love Mum, Dad & all the family xxx Thanks to Neville of AA School of Motoring 


JONES AND ATLEY Martin and Mandy are really pleased that their eldest daughter Elly has become engaged to Jamie Wishing you both every happiness for the future xxx 


PARK - Danny. Three years ago you left us. Always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts. Love always Shirley, Tiffany, Margaret, Ann. 

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BOB FERRIS  (John)  David and Sara would like to thank all the many people who attended Bob's funeral service.  For the heart felt speeches by Derek Stanton, Derek Cordiner; David Cornellius and Victor Ferris.  The message of sympathy & donations given on behalf of his memory.  For the help of our wonderful & kind cousin Rosie Travell.  Thanks also to the Reverend Richard Franklin for conducting such a lovely service; the Casterbridge male voice choir for their beautiful singing and Fiona of Sunflowers for the beautiful display,  Lastly the Co-operative Funeralcare for carrying out the arrangements so kindly, especially Greg Scott.  It was a send off, of which our Father would have been very proud. 


STANLEY  LINDA & ERNIE Back in 1968 when these two people wed Gone our short skirts, bikes and leathers, Now our family instead And through the years of happy times and sad bits thrown in to 40 years on we all say Happy Anniversary to our very special two. Love Tracey, Ron, Mark, Michelle, the girls and Pat. xxx 


TAMBLING - Paul. Missing you on this special day. Love always ~ Mum, Dad, Michael, Graham & June. 


PETER & DIANE KEENE Congratulations Mum and Dad on reaching your Golden Wedding AnniversaryWith love Shaun and Melanie XXX 

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Roger and Jean Flann (Nee Hall) 29 March 1958 - 29 March 2008 Whilst Jean lived at Artist Row and Roger lived at Church Lane Southwell and then Weston St they both attended Tophhill Secondary Modern between 1942 - 1953. Now living in Comberton Cambridge they have two sons, two daughters and six grandchildren. They will be celebrating their happy event in Galway Bay, West Ireland. 

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KEN & SYLVIA  REED Congratulations to you on your Golden Wedding Anniversary. Love from all the family XXX 


MARK & LESLEY LACK Congratulations on your Ruby Wedding Anniversary Love from Adam, Madeline & Jason,  Mum & Marcia,  Anna & Richard  xxx 


BULLOCK ~ William "Bill" peacefully in Dorset County Hospital on 28th March 2008, aged 88 years. Beloved husband of the late Ena and brother of Tom and Dennis. The Funeral service will take place at St Mary's Church, Burton Bradstock on Wednesday 9th April at 11.30am. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired to R.N.L.I c/o A.J. Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport. Tel (01308) 423726. 


VERA STEEL  Passed peacefully away in Dorset County Hospital on Saturday 22nd March aged 85 years. Much loved partner of Eddie, loving mother to David, Roger, Rosemary, Graham, Maureen and Val. Loved by all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.  Funeral service to take place at The United Church, South Street Dorchester on Friday 4th April at 11.00 am followed by private committal. Family flowers only please but donations in lieu may be given for WDGH NHS Trust Stroke Unit c/o Woods Funeral Service, 11A Icen Way, Dorchester, DT1 1EW. Tel: 01305 250425 


WILLIAM ROY NETHERCOTT "ROY"  Esme, Clive, Jacci and their families wish to thank everyone for attending Roy's funeral. The kindness and support we have received from family, friends, neighbours, Roy's former colleagues has been overwhelming. Our grateful thanks to the caring staff on A&E, Hinton and Hardy Wards at D.C.H., also the Diabetes and Heart Clinics and finally, to all the very special team on John Talbot Ward ~ Weymouth Community Hospital - we can not thank you enough. Also to everyone who did do much to help Roy.  A moving service was given by the Revd Dennis Ackroyd, this together with the compassion and professionalism shown by Dennis Mould at Stockting Funeral Service has helped us so much - thank you. To everyone who gave such generous donations to John Talbot Ward and I F A W we extend our gratitude. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks to you all. 


JOANNE & PAUL Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful daughter Connie May Hicks. With all our love & best wishes from Nanny & Grandad Curtis, Aunty Joyce, Uncle Iain, Aunty Julie & Cousin Emily. xxx 


JOANNE CURTIS & PAUL HICKS Are thrilled to announce the arrival of CONSTANCE MAY HICKS on the 15th March 2008. Many thanks to the excellent staff at DCH. 

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KATY GAUNT Congratulations on giving birth to our baby son Rory, he weighed 8.04lb. Really proud of you hun, loads of love Jamie xxxx 


NEIL HOPKINS Happy 40th for Sunday Enjoy life!! With all my love always Angie xxx *********** All the best Dad  Love your boys Jason & Carl l 


CLAIRE STEVENS & GUY ELLIOTT Congratulations on the birth of your son  ASHTON on the 27th March 2008 Thank you for making us very proud Grandparents.  Love Mum & Mike xx ********* Congratulations on the birth of my nephew Ashton Love "Auntie" Aleisa xx 


 CLARE SMYTH Happy 30th Birthday Puff   Love always Nick & Jacob xx & both families xxx 

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JOY  GILLESPIE Happy 60th Birthday to a wonderful Wife, Mum and Nanny. Love from Don, Martin, Marie, Jo, James, Lewis & Georgine 

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HAWKER Happy 30th, Auntie Tanna. Lots of Love from Ollie, Ruby , Mummy & Daddy xxxx 


CHARLOTTE HEAD Happy 18th Birthday "May All Your Dreams Come True Sweetheart" Lots of Love Mum, Gareth, Oscar, Nanny, Grandma, Pappy and Family xxx 


GAUNT JOHN & LINDA are proud to announce the safe arrival of their first grandchild 'Rory'. Congratulations & a Big Thank You to Katy & Jamie 


BENNETT - GAUNT JAMIE & KATY Tom and Lorraine Ford are thrilled to welcome their first grandchild Rory Jai. Also 1st nephew to Aunty Kee-Kee and great grandson to Dot. We are very proud of you all. Well done Katy and the gas and air worked well for Jamie too!! xx 


BARBARA MAUD CRANE Passed peacefully at home on 27th March after a long illness bravely borne aged 74 years. Devoted wife of Roger, much loved mum of Neil, Paul, Graham and Helen, treasured grandmother of Eleanor, Heather, Julia, Dominic, Abigail, Jordan, Travis and Imogen.  She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Barbara's funeral will be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday 10th April at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, but donations may be made payable for Weldmar Hospicecare Trust and sent by cheque only c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, DT4 0JS. Tel: (01305) 772789 


LAURA DABBS & MICHAEL WALKER Congratulations on the safe arrival of our precious granddaughter. Love ~ Mum & Dad (Jo & Steve) and family xxx 

() CHRIS HOWE  Happy

Happy 40th Birthday  
All my love ~ Mum 


MICHELLE LEE &  CRAIG JOHNSTONE 29th March 2008 Love and happiness on your wedding day Love ~ Neil, Anne-Marie, Matthew & Mark xx 


MARJORIE LENA SAUNDERS  Of Portland has passed peacefully on 25th March, aged 88 years. Devoted wife of Bernard, much loved mum of Penelope and Brian, grandmother of Karen and Rachael, great grandmother of Khai, Callum, Caprice and Kacey. She will be sadly missed. Marjorie's funeral will be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday 3rd April at 10.00 am. Family flowers only please but donations may be made payable for Diabeties UK and sent by cheque only c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, DT4 0JS. Tel: (01305) 772789 


FOOT - Kathleen Annie on Easter Sunday 23rd March 2008 at Ingleside, aged 100. Service of Remembrance on Friday 4th April at 12 noon at Holy Trinity Church, Bincombe. Donations if wished for Holy Trinity Church, Bincombe may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street Dorchester DT1 1TW Tel (01305) 262338 


BRIAN & RACHEL HUNT Are delighted  to announce the engagement of their younger son, JOSEPH, to CLARE SAMPSON of Salisbury 

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James & Emily Rich are delighted to announce the arrival of Alfie Frank little brother to Jazzy born on 22nd March weighing 10lb 6oz  Our thanks to Hilary 


THOMAS RICHARD TERENCE KELLY “TERRY”  Eileen, Nicky and Mark would like to thank Dr Bowering, all the staff at Broadmayne surgery and the district nurses for all the care and kindness they gave to Terry during his long illness.  Thanks to all those who attended Terry’s funeral and to the many who sent cards and letters and donations to the Arthritis Research Campaign.  We would like to say a special thank you to Colin, Roy and John.  Thank you also to the Revd Marion Harrison for the excellent service and to Harry Barnes for the Bible reading and tribute to Terry.  Grateful thanks to Ray and Andy from the Co-operative Funeralcare for making this sad occasion so much easier for us to handle 


KELLY & CHRIS GAULT Are pleased to announce the arrival of their son Joshua James, born 22/03/08 weighing 7lb 7oz. A welcome brother for Jack and Jess. 

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ALI & AARON HOFF  Would like to announce the birth of HERBIE LEO
Born 21st March 2008. Brother to Aleasha, Billy, Rhiannon, Charlie, Harry, Ebonie-Mae, Tiahna, Alfie & Archie Thanks to all the Theatre Staff who assisted with the safe arrival 


LILIAN ASLIN  Passed away suddenly at home on 25th March 2008, aged 90 years. Dearly loved mum of Christine, John and Diane, mum-in-law of George and Andy, and lovingly missed nan by all her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Her funeral service is to take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday 3rd April at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, but any donations, if desired, can be made payable by cheque for "South Western Ambulance Service NHS Trust" and sent c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130, Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, DT4 0JS. Tel: (01305) 772789. 

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