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Announcements for June 2012
KEVIN DAVID EDWARDS Audrey and Keith wish to express their sincere thanks for the lovely cards and messages of sympathy received in their very sad loss of Kev, and to friends, family and Kevin's friends and ex workmates for their understanding. To all who attended the service at St. Martin's Church, the Rev Jean Coates for the service, Grassbys Funeral Directors and Debs of the Flower Shed for both the flowers and her help. A Total of £370 was donated to the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Many thanks to you all.
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ALAN FISHER Happy memories of my beloved husband, always in my thoughts, forever in my heart With love Anne xxx
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FISHER - Alan. Many we love have passed away too soon without reason, we remember them often in a thousand different ways. In the morning, in the night, when we look at the stars, a date, a song, a place, a smell. In memory of Alan who left us too soon - love Karen, Josh and Sam xxx
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FRED RECORD 25.06.21 - 01.07.11 Loved and missed more than any words can say but in our hearts and thoughts each and every day. Remembering all the happy times we shared. Your everloving wife Rose, Pam & Derek. Miriam, Lesley and families.
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FISHER - Alan. "When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure." One year on and you are missed every day. Love Sarah, Thomas and Matthew.
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PARSONS - John. Dad I close my eyes to visualise your face - it makes me smile, I have such happy memories - they are locked inside my heart. Your Mand xxx
HERBERT BROWN “BERT” Passed away peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on 27th June 2012, aged 86 years. Loving husband of Edna and dear father to David and the late Kathryn. Bert will be fondly remembered by Jane, Steve, brother Ken and Doreen and as a grandad to Rachel, Deborah, Hannah, Rebecca, Michael, Jonathan and by all his family and friends. His funeral service will take place on Monday 9th July at 1.00pm at Weymouth Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but any donations, if desired, may be made payable by cheque for “The British Heart Foundation” and sent c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, DT4 0JS. Tel: (01305) 772789
PETER NORMAN LAVELLE Peacefully in Dorset County Hospital surrounded by his family on 23rd June 2012, aged 72 years. Father of Andrew and Bryan, grandad to Chloe, Tyler and baby Frankie, brother of Pat, husband of Mary. Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Wednesday 11th July at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, Donations, if desired to “Cats Protection” c/o Dennis Mould at Stockting Funeral Service, 22 Crescent Street, Weymouth, DT4 7BX. Tel: (01305) 785915
MARY KATHLEEN FLOOK Passed away peacefully aged 89 on 23rd June at Rodlands Nursing Home. Wife of Douglas; mother to Jennifer, Nigel, Brian and Maggie; grandmother of Mark, John and Abigail; great-grandmother of Holly, Riannah, Taya and Libi. Her Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 6th July at1.00pm. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations for ‘PAWS’ may be sent to Cotton & Son, Milton House, 1 Milton Road, Weymouth, DT4 0AZ. Enquiries Tel: (01305) 76 76 76
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John Parsons Remembering my Dad. Love you always, miss you forever. Your Vicki xxx
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FISHER - Alan. Today is full of memories of my bruv, you were someone very special to be with. There was so much pain but it was time to let you go. Lots of love Keith, Ruth and family.
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DAVE ARNOLD "MY DAVE" We will never cease to love you. We will never cease to care. There's a special place within our hearts and forever you'll be there. Love as always Your Jeannie, all your girlies, Marty & Jimmy x
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DEREK LORD Carole and family would like to thank you for attending Derek's funeral. Thank you for all letters, cards of condolence and messages received at this sad time. Special thanks to the staff on the Dialysis Unit and staff on Lulworth Ward for all the care and attention shown to Derek, to the medical staff at Easton Health Centre and District Nurses for their care and support. To drivers of Bob's Cabs for their unfailing care and attention, to Rev'd David Plumb for a fitting service and to Helen Allen of Co-operative Funeralcare for the sensitivity shown to us and the help in putting the funeral arrangements in place. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
Congratulations to ROSCOE NEAL & ANNA OTTER On your Engagement. Wishing you both a long, happy life together Lots of love from Sharon, Steve, Jill, Philip, Gran & Bruce
DAVID GRIFFITHS "Dai Wrexham" Remembering with love my dear husband who died a year ago today We all miss you - Deborah and family.
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FISHER - Alan. One year gone, you are sadly missed. I shall never forget your friendship - love Bunty
ANTHONY DAVID HUSSEY (Dave) Retired from Winfrith UKAEA in 1986. Passed away peacefully aged 86 years. A much loved Husband of Sheila, a Father of Deborah and Malcolm and Grandpa to Adam, James and Emily. The Funeral Service to be held at Poole Crematorium on Tuesday 10th July at 12 noon. Family flowers only please but, donations, if desired, may be made, by cheque only, payable to RNLI. All enquiries c/o H. J. Cole Funeral Directors, 68-70 Lagland Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1QG. Tel: 01202 674047.
BEATRICE (BEA) DENNIS Passed away after a short illness at Dorset County Hospital on 26 June 2012, aged 95 years. Loving wife to the late Bert, much loved mother to Sue and Roger, cherished Nan to Anouska and Steve and special GG to Jacob and Harry, will be sadly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service will take place at All Saints Church, Dewlish on Friday, 6 July 2012 at 2.00pm. No flowers by request please donations, if desired, for The British Heart Foundation c/o A J Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport DT6 3LB.
MARY KATHLEEN FLOOK Passed away peacefully aged 89 on 23rd June at Rodlands Nursing Home. Wife of Douglas; mother of Jennifer and Nigel; mother-in-law to Brian and Maggie; grandmother of Mark, John and Abigail; great-grandmother of Holly, Riannah, Taya and Libi. Her Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 6th July at1.00pm. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations for ‘PAWS’ may be sent to Cotton & Son, Milton House, 1 Milton Road, Weymouth, DT4 0AZ. Enquiries Tel: (01305) 76 76 76
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JEAN TOONE On 25th June 2012 in the Dorset County Hospital, aged 96 years. Beloved widow of Guy and loving mother of Richard and Roz. Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 6th July at 2.30pm. Enquiries to Stockting Funeral Service, Telephone (01305) 785915
KERRYANN CORBRIDGE Happy 40th birthday. Lots of love Jason, Kelly and boys xxxxx
KERRY CORBRIDGE IS 40 TODAY Happy Birthday to the best wife and mother in our house. We love you more than ever, though you are knocking on a bit! All our love Darren, Jayden, Callum and Maise XXXX
KATHLEEN PITMAN 'Kate' After recent short illness, Kate passed away in Dorset County Hospital on the 24th June 2012. Mother of David, Robert & Julie. Mother-in-law of Tina & Phillip and Grandmother to Lee, Connor & Rowan. Kate will be greatly missed by family & friends. Funeral service at Weymouth Avenue Cemetery Chapel, Dorchester on Friday 6th July 2012 at 2.00pm, followed by Burial in the Cemetery where she will join her late husband Reg. Donations may be made if desired, by cheque to Somerset and Dorset Air Ambulance c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 31 Great Western Road, Dorchester, DT1 1UF Tel - 01305 266888
KERRY CORBRIDGE Happy 40th Birthday to someone who lights up our lives. Love Auntie Pam xx
PETE STICKLAND Missing you lots, on your Birthday. With love Your Wife Pat, and all the family xxx
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PATRICIA PAULL (Pat) Sue, Lyn and family would like to thank everyone for their cards, messages of condolence and all who attended the funeral service. Our thanks also to all who made donations in memory of mum to Weldmar Hospicecare Trust, the amount raised was over £500. Special Thanks to Dennis Mould of Stockting Funeral Service for his sensitive and professional handling of the arrangements and to Joseph Weld Hospice for the wonderful care given to mum during her stay. Finally, our thanks to Greenhill Bowls Club for all the support given to mum over the years.
SANDY THOMSON Happy 80th Birthday Dad and Grandad. Lots of love and hugs Lisa, Natalie, Rachel and Colin
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FOURIE - Salo. Miss you alot. Susann and Family.
KERRYANN CORBRIDGE Congratulations on your 40th Birthday To a special and caring daughter and sister. Hoping you have a lovely day. Lots of love Mum, Dad and Michael XXX
BRIAN JOHN SHANNON Maria and family would like to thank everyone who attended Brian's funeral service. For all the lovely cards and messages of condolence received. Thanks to all doctors and nurses, and also Fortuneswell Ward DCH, and to Peter of Lem Funeral Service for his sensitive and professional care with the arrangements. Please accept this as our personal message of thanks.
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James McKay Remembering James on what would have been his 30th birthday. Tragically taken from us all on 6th June 1997. Now also at rest with his mum Isobel. Dad x
VALERIE ANNE GOUGH Passed peacefully to rest at the Joseph Weld Hospice, Dorchester on 26th June 2012 aged 61 years, after a long illness borne with fortitude and good humour. Beloved wife of Alan. Treasured step-mum of James and Natalie. Gran Val to Connor, Hannah, Abi and Jack. Funeral service will take place at the Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 3rd July at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please, but donations, if desired may be given to Weldmar Hospicecare Trust c/o Abbott & Rees Funeral Directors 247 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth DT4 0LY. Tel (01305) 766711
KATHLEEN JOYCE KELLAWAY 'Joyce' of Cheselbourne Peacefully on 8th June 2012 at Dorset County Hospital, aged 84 years. Wife of the late Henry, devoted mother to Colin and Gary and a loving gran. Funeral service at St Martin's Church, Cheselbourne on Tuesday 3rd July at 11am, followed by interment. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired for Cheselbourne Church and Weldmar Hospicecare Trust may be sent by cheque payable to Woods Funeral Service c/o 11a Icen Way, Dorchester DT1 1EW. Tel (01305) 250425
CUTTING - Joyce. Passed away on the 20th June 2012 at The Royal Worcester Hospital aged 85. Joyce will be sadly missed by all her Children, Grand-children and Great Grand-children. Joyce will be missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service at 2.00pm Tuesday 3rd July at North Devon Crematorium. Joyce requested No Black to be worn. Donations to the North Devon Hospice if desired, Cheques may be sent to Youings Funeral Service, 29 Bear Street, Barnstaple, EX32 7BX or by retiring collection.
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RIDOUT - Steve. Sadly on 26th June 2012 Steve was taken from us. Funeral arrangements to follow.
CHARLES ADRIAN SPEARING 29th May 1944 - 16th June 2012 Fondly known as Adrian, beloved husband of the late Sandra Gillian, devoted Dad to Simon and Emma, and Grandad to Maisie Rose and Jacob Charles. Father-in-law to Jonathan and brother to George, Patricia, Ian, Angela, Delia, the late Pamela and their respective partners, passed away unexpectedly on 16th June aged 68. Funeral Service at St. Peter & St. Paul Church Ringwood on Tuesday, 3rd July at 2.00pm followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations for the Ringwood Health Centre and Bournemouth and Poole College Motor Vehicle Department, may be sent to AE Jolliffe & Son, 17 Victoria Road, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9HT
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JAN JANET THORA KATHLEEN WHITE
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KEN AUGER on 16th June 2012 at Yeovil District Hospital peacefully after a long illness. Kenneth John, aged 86 Years of Yeovil. Formerly of Portland. A much loved Widower of the late Heather. Brother to Stella & Brother-in-law. Deeply missed by all his Family & Friends. Funeral service to be held on Monday 2nd July at Yeovil Crematorium at 1.20pm. Family flowers only please, but donations kindly accepted in his memory for The Neptune Association c/o David Rivett Funeral Directors, 30 Lyde Road, Yeovil BA21 5AT. Tel: 01935 433737
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MOWLAM - Jean. Mum you will always be in our hearts, loved and missed everyday. Rest in peace now mum - Tracey and Mark. We will miss you nanny, love Sophie and Jessica.
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DON SURCOUF Peacefully on 24 June 2012 at Dorset County Hospital aged 89 years. Beloved husband of Iris, father of Norma, Lloyd and Andrew, grandfather and great grandfather. Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Monday 2nd July at 10.45am. Family flowers only, donations for Dorchester Congregation of Jehovah's Witness (cheques payable to Funeral Donations Account) may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester DT1 1TW. Tel (01305) 262338
KIRLEW – Raymond ‘Ray’, aged 83 years. Passed away peacefully on 21st June 2012. Dearest husband to the late Irene, much loved dad to his six children, eleven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Cremation to be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday 5th July 2012 at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Dorset Healthcare Charitable Fund (Ryeberry Ward) c/o. A J Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport. DT6 3LB
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MOWLAM - Jean. Kind was your nature, true were your ways, we will be treasure your memory mum for the rest of our days. Love Cheryl and Ian.
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Callum John Simpson 18 TODAY You make us very proud With all our love Mum, Dad, Jordan, Jodie & Biddy & all the family
ALICE TUCKLEY Congratulations on passing your driving test 1st time Special thanks to Tim Clarke With love from Mum & Andrew xx
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RAY BARTLETT 1.06.60 - 26.06.11 (Simply the best) You left us one year ago today through no fault of your own. We miss you minute by minute, hour by hour, day by day. Forever in our hearts ~ Trudy, Faye, Luke, Tiffany, Rossi and Spencer XXXXXX (Our ray of sunshine)
Geoff Wareham In memory of a loving husband, dad and granddad, who passed away one year ago today. When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure, that I will hold onto forever All my Love Ann xxx Remembering you is easy, we do it every day, but missing you is a heartache that never goes away. Lots of love Louise, David, Chelsi, Paige, Bounty and Theo xxx
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JEAN MOWLAM Passed away peacefully in Dorset County Hospital after a long illness on 21st June 2012, aged 80 years. Beloved wife of the late Marny, loving mum to Royston, Anita, Cheryl and Tracey and the late Clive. Jean will be fondly remembered also by Mary, Ian, Mark all her grandchildren, great grandchildren, family and friends. Her funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Monday 2nd July at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please, but any donations if desired may be made payable by cheque for " Dementia UK" and sent c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 130 Abbotsbury Road Weymouth DT4 0JS. Tel (01305) 772789. Jean's family would like to express grateful thanks to all staff at the Purbeck Ward, Dorset County Hospital for all their care and compassion during mum's stay.
PETER ROBERT RIPPON Died peacefully at home on the 19th June 2012 after a short illness aged 81 years. Following a private family cremation there will be a Thanksgiving Service at Martinstown Church on 9th July at 3pm, to which all are welcome. Enquiries to Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester DT1 1TW. Tel (01305) 262338