We have been informed of the death of Anthony 'Tony' BERRYMAN. Tony was not a member of this Branch of NARPO.
His Funeral Service is to take place at 1.30 pm on Thursday 27 September 2018 at Forest of Dean Crematorium, Cinderford.
Mrs Joyce LANGLEY MBE, age 90 years, who died on Saturday 15 September, widow of former Dog Section Inspector, Brian.
The Funeral Service for Joyce is to take place at Canford Crematorium, Bristol at 12 noon on Monday 8 October, 2018. Neither Brian nor Joyce were members of this Branch of NARPO.
Mrs Vera Ellen BAZLEY, 88 years, who died on Monday 3 September, widow of John, who retired in 1981 and died in 2016. Her next of kin is her son, G J Bazley. Vera had, for many years, lived at Cheddar.
Notification of the death was received through the pensions office and we have no details of the funeral arrangements. This message will be updated should we learn more.
Mrs. Ann MADSEN, 82 years, who died on Saturday 8 September, widow of Alan, who retired in 1982 and died in 2008. Her next of kin is her daughter living in Burnham on Sea.
Ann's Funeral Service is to take place at Sedgemoor Crematorium at 2 pm on Thursday 20 September 2018.
Mrs Joyce BARTON, 94 years, who died on Sunday 2 September, widow of George Barton who retired in 1982 and died in 2016. Joyce had been living near her daughter in Norfolk for some years.
Joyce's Funeral Service is to take place at 2 pm on Monday 24 September at St Nicholas Church, Dersingham, Norfolk PE31 6LN.
Dennis E WARNER, 93 years who died on Tuesday 28 August. He leaves a widow, Jean, living in Keynsham. Dennis was not a member of this Branch of NARPO.
We have received no information regarding Dennis' funeral details.
As in recent years this event will take place at Weston Cricket Club BS23 4NY on Wednesday 12 December 2018, 7 pm to 11 pm.
Whilst it has be necessary to find another caterer, due to Carol's retirement, the cost remains at £6 a head. (Special diet requirements can be arranged).
Please complete the slip in the October Newsletter or contact branch Welfare Officer - John Vincent - email@example.com or 01934 413 153 to book your place, before 1 December 2018.
If you wish this get-together to continue, please give it your support, we need numbers to exceed 50 for it to viable, or it will go the same way as those elsewhere.
Alan ELLIOTT, 86 years, who died on Monday 3 September, retired in 1985. He leaves a widow, Ellen, living in Keynsham. Alan retired from Bristol SOCO as a DC in 1985. He was not a member of this Branch of NARPO.
Alan's Funeral is at 10.45 am on Monday 1 October 2018 at Haycombe Crematorium Bath.
Mrs Mona ANNETTS, 90 years, who died on Wednesday 8 August, widow of William (Bill) Annetts, who died in 1992. Mona was not, currently, a member of this Branch of NARPO.
Her Funeral is to take place at Milton Road Cemetery Chapel, Weston-super-Mare, at 2.30 pm on Tuesday 4 September 2018.
Mrs Doreen J. CUMMINGS, 93 years, who died on Friday 24 August, widow of William (better known as Des) Cummings who retired in 1975 and died in either 1998 (Branch records) or 2014 (Force records).
Doreen has been living in Spain where her next of kin, her daughter, also lives (we do not have the daughter's address).
We have no information regarding the funeral arrangements but it is likely that they will take place in Spain.
The usual service will be held at Clarence Park Baptist Church, Walliscote Road, commencing at 3pm on Sunday 30 September 2018.
There will be no parade, but but the Male Voice Choir will be in attendance. Those wishing to attend should make their way directly to the Church. Light refreshment will be served after the Service, with an opportunity for a chat.
Anyone locally who requires transport should contact the Branch Welfare Officer - John Vincent - firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01934 413153 asap.
Can you please draw this event to the attention of anyone you know who would wish to attend, but has no access to the Website.
PC Christopher Malcolm Hood
Died 23 August 1971. Aged 23
Killed in a police motorcycle crash responding to an emergency call.
Philip John MOUNTER, 76 years, who died on Tuesday 7 August, retired in 1983. He leaves a widow, Margaret.
Philip's funeral service is to be held at 2.30 pm on Friday 24 August 2018 at St Andrew's Church, Church Road, Curry Rivel TA10 0HQ.
Ann FORD, who died on Saturday 18 August, wife of Viv Ford, who retired in 1996.
Ann's Funeral Service is to take place at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium at 2.30 pm on Friday 31 August 2018.
We have been approached by Caroline COOK, Communications Officer at Somerset County Council, regarding that Authority's search for placements for young people with Foster Carers.
If you have a spare room and feel well-disposed to offering a young person a more meaningful life, please contact the Service on 0800 587 9900 or visit the Website at:
http://www.fosteradoptsomerset.org.uk/events or contact the Council on 01823 357087 (press office 01823 355020).
Please do not contact the NARPO Branch Secretary as we have no other information than that available through the above contact points.