HUGHES Gwendoline Rose (nee Dewland) Proud daughter of Portland, died on the 19th December 2017 at Steepleton Manor Care Home, aged 97 years. Former resident of Coombe Valley Road. Devoted wife of the late Kenneth, loving mother of David and Robert & Kay. Proud grandma of Neal, Nichola, Claire, Dan and Greg and devoted great-grandma of Trym. A Committal will be held at Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 12th January 2018 at 11:30am followed by a Celebration of Gwen's life at The Moonfleet Manor Hotel. Family flowers only please but donations, if desired, for The Stroke Association may be given on the day, online at or sent c/o Matthew Lucas Funeral Directors, Down House, Widcombe Street, Poundbury, Dorchester, DT1 3BS.