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Announcements for April 2004

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BARNES - Richard (Benny). Remembered with much love and affection on your birthday and always. Shine on, you Crazy Diamond. Fly high and free. Peace and love. Mary and Terry


CHAPMAN - Betty passed away peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on the 28th April 2004 aged 79 years after a long illness. Widow of Dick "together again after 32 years". Mother of Tim and Nigel, loving Grandmother to Ross, we will miss you dearly. Funeral service will take place on Thursday the 6th May at 3.15 pm at Weymouth Crematorium. Family flowers only please but donations may be give to The British Heart Foundation c/o Rose Funeral Service, 35 Shrubbery Lane, Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9LY. Tel: (01305) 785832.


SMITH - Marc. Peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on 27th April, aged 61 years, after a brave fight. Much loved husband to Betty, loving dad to Jo and Lucy, deeply missed by all who knew him. Funeral service at Weymouth Crematorium on Wednesday 5th May at 1.45 pm. Flowers welcome and all enquiries to Woods Funeral Service, 11A Icen Way, Dorchester, DT1 1EW. Tel: (01305) 250425.


MAUREEN LEGG Would like to thank everyone who came to her 40th birthday party and for all the wonderful gifts received. I hope you all enjoyed it as much as I did. Love to you all ~ Mo.


SWAINE - Eric. Thinking of you today. Always in our thoughts. ~ Cheryl, Keith, Brandon and Kelly


SWAINE - Eric. 6 years ago today, and my heart still aches with sadness, quiet tears still flow, what it meant to lose you no one will ever know. Love ~ Emily.


BOYT - Derek. Pam, Steve & Laura, wish to express their sincere thanks for all the cards, letters and messages of sympathy received in their recent very sad loss. To all who attended the Service of Thanksgiving at Affpuddle and for the donations to MIND, which are still being received c/o Grassby Funeral Service. Finally our gratitude to everyone connected with the arrangements. Please accept this as a personal message of thanks.


NEWTON - Anne. Beverley Xyngis would like to thank all family and friends for their support and kindness shown to mum over the past years, in particular Ms Veronica Jones and her late husband Clive for their loving friendship and kindness to mum over many years. Also Mrs Strawbridge and former staff of Grosvenor House, where mum spent many happy times and latterly the staff of the Weymouth Care Home for their care during the past weeks. Many thanks also, to Dr P Hewitt at Abbotsbury Road Surgery and Canon Hugo for the beautiful service, finally to Rose Funeral Service, especially Sam Wilding, for his help and kindness.


TOMS - Elsie. Tragically on Wednesday, April 28, aged 88. Dearest mother to Peter and Bonita, loved aunt, great-aunt and great-great-aunt. Funeral arrangements to follow.


JAMES MARSH Happy 1st birthday. Lots of love Mummy, Daddy and Lexie xxx.


CALLUM BUTLER Happy 4th birthday. Love ~ Mummy, Daddy, Don, Sarah & Peter xx.


JAMES MARSH Happy 1st Birthday. Lots of love Mummy, Daddy and Lexie xxx


JUDE MAE WELLMAN 7 today. Love you loads Sweetheart, Mummy, Daddy & Travis xxx

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ROY DORRINGTON SHIPMAN (SHIPPY) - 2002 On the day that we were married they told us we were one, But no one told us what to do when half of one is gone. What do you do with half a heart or half a will to care? What do you with half a life now the other half's not there? You were the other half of me a heart linked with my own, What do you do with half a life now that I'm on my own? Shippy my love my life - Peggy.


JACK WORTHY Happy 4th birthday. Love you forever. Love - Mummy, Nanny, Grandad and Holly. XXX.


JACK BENNETT Happy 3rd Birthday. Lots of love ~ Mummy, Daddy and Charlie the cat xxx


CALLUM NORMAN Happy 4th Birthday little fella. Love ~ Mummy, Daddy and Chloe xxx.

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Happy 18th CORRINE UPTON All our love ~ Mum, John, Liam and all the family xxx


HOLLEYOAK - Vernon. On 26th April 2004, peacefully at Dorset County Hospital aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband of Sheila, much loved dad of Alison, Ian, Chris and Estella, beloved gan-gan of David and Ellie. A service of Thanksgiving for the life of Vernon will be held on Friday 30th April at St Mary's Church, Maiden Newton at 10.45am. No mourning clothes or flowers by request but donations if desired for WDGH NHS Trust Renal Unit may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TW. Tel: (01305) 262338.


SUSAN GILKS It's Susan's turn to celebrate, Today she is the BIG one eight, She is always cheerful, always bright, And she will be on the town tonight. In her gladrags she will look the best, And is sure to pass the Clarins test. All our love ~ Mom, Dad, Nan and Grandad xxx

All our love on your 18th Susan. Love ~ Claire, Lloyd and Leah xxx

Happy 18th Birthday Susan. Lots of love ~ Jane, Stephen, Bradly and Jamie xxx

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Happy ? Birthday ESME NETHERCOTT All our love ~ Clive, Sharon, Celia, James, Adam, Jacci, Edd, Hector & Phoebe xxx


MEGAN LITTLE Happy 4th birthday sweetheart. Love - Mummy, Daddy and Jessica. XXX.


HARRIS - Gladys. Mum, 2002. Those we love remain with us for love itself lives on, and cherished memories never fade because a loved one's gone. Those we love can never be more than a thought apart, for as long as there is memory they'll live on in the heart. Love ~ Terry, Margaret, Megan and families xxx


FLETCHER - Michael. Dad, death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Miss you. Love ~ Helen and Colin xx


JONES - Janet. Remembering a special mum and nan, taken from us three years ago today, through the smiles there are silent tears. Missing you always. Love Michael, Tina and families.


TAYLOR - Patricia Dorothy. In loving memory of my precious daughter Patsy who died 29th April 1993 aged 20 years, also of her father Patrick who died 26th September 1998. Too sadly missed ever to forget.


WARNE - Kevin. 29th April 1990. Remembering a dear son and brother today and always. Love ~ Mum, Dad and family.


MICHAEL FLETCHER (7.4.35 - 29.4.03) Thinking of you Dad every day, but especially today, one year on. Wished we could have had more time. Love Jayne xxx


PETER JOHN VOYSEY 26/5/1928 - 29/4/2000 Sadly missed by all his family and friends. "That bright star is shining in heaven"


ROSS MOORS Happy 21st Birthday. Have a lovely weekend. Health, wealth and happiness. Love always ~ Mum and Dad, Grandma and Grandad, Jason and Katherine, Darren, Victoria and Charlie x x x x x x x x


HAPPY 40th BIRTHDAY GIRLS GOTCHA!! Left to right Alison House, Carolyn Lee, Sue Childs and Mandy Day


LAURA PORTER Happy 21st Birthday Sweetheart. Lots of love ~ Michael xxx


JACOB HARMS Happy 5th Birthday. Hugs and kisses ~ from all your family x x x


ABBIE WILLIAMS Happy 1st Birthday. Love ~ Mummy and Daddy. XX


JASMINE WARR Happy 6th Birthday. Luv-u Daddy, Jake, Grandma, Uncle Clive and Uncle Graham xxxxx


WARNE - Kevin. A good friend never forgotten. Love ~ Gary and Heidi.


CHURCHILL - John. Passed away peacefully on 25th April 2004, at Dorset County Hospital, aged 75 years. Much loved husband of Audrey and loved dad to Richard, Wendy and Ali also a special grandad and great grandad. His funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 4th May at 11.30am. Family flowers only please, donations can be made for The British Heart Foundation, c/o Rose Funeral Service, 35 Shrubbery Lane, Wyke Regis, Weymouth, DT4 9LY. Tel: (01305) 785832

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ROY FERGUSON The golden gates stood open one year ago today. With words left unspoken you quietly passed away. My heart still aches with sadness, my secret tears still flow. What it meant to lose you no one will ever know. Your loving wife Pauline xxx

Roy, my dear son-in-law. Still sadly missed. God bless. Love Betty


DIANE PARRY Early Hairdressing Years!!! Happy 40th Birthday All Our Love Ian, Nathan, Emma, Ryan, Liam and Niall XXX


DAVID BARNES 18 TODAY Happy Birthday Love Mum, Dad, Megan, Nan J and Nan B XXXXX


SAXON HOLBROOK Happy 7th birthday. Lots of love from Daddy and Mummy xxx.


JEAN DARKE We hope you have a very happy 70th birthday. Love ~ Margaret, Dick and family xx.


HELEN & GAVIN ELLIS (Nee Yeoman) Are proud to announce the safe arrival of a beautiful Son, Jude David George weighing 8lbs 8ozs on the 26th April. Many thanks to staff at DCH.


HELEN & GAVIN Pam is delighted to welcome another Grandson. So proud of you all xxx


DIANE PARRY Have a very happy 40th Birthday All our best wishes and love from Mum & Dad xx

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Good luck, good health and happiness always

All our love Mum, Dad, Toby and Mabel


TOOP - Ethel. Formerly of Broadway, Portland and Dorchester, on 27th April, 2004, at Dorset County Hospital, aged 92 years. Widow of Godfrey, much loved mother of Betty, Mabel, Joan, Jill and the late John and a very dear grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral service at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 30th April, at 3.15pm. Immediate family flowers only please, donations if desired for League of Friends of the Dorchester Hospitals, may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TW. Tel: (01305) 262338


DIANE PARRY 40 TODAY "Can I have a flake in this Luv" Have a good one. Love from Kevin, Julie, Joy, Rich, Rob and Steve


DIANE PARRY Sending best wishes for your 40th dear sister. Whatever you're on you should bottle it, you'd make a fortune!. All our love always ~ Sandra, Bernie, Sebastian and Emilia xxxx.


CARY LLOYD Happy 21st Birthday! Have a great day. Lots of love ~ Mum & Neil, Nan, Leigh and Jadie xx.

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