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Evelyn BARTON died 12 October 2003

Daily Echo - Wednesday 16 October 2002

BARTON EVELYN Aged 78 years of West Lulworth, on Saturday 12th October, 2002 at Wareham Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Bob, loving mum of Robert, Deirdre, Irvine and Ann, and a dear nan. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Monday 21st October at 12.30pm. Flowers and enquiries to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham. Tel 01929 552107


Doreen Mary BATE died 8 November 2006

Daily Echo - Wednesday 15 November 2006

BATE - Doreen Mary. Late of Moreys Close, West Lulworth. Died peacefully in York House Rest Home, Swanage on 8th November 2006, aged 94 years. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all her family. Funeral will take place at Poole Crematorium on Monday 20th November at 2.30pm. Flowers may be sent to James Smith Funeral Directors, 60a Kings Road, Swanage, BH19 1HR. Tel 01929 422445


Turral BEALE died 25 November 2004

Daily Echo - Saturday 27 November 2004

BEALE - Turral. Aged 80 years, peacefully at home in his sleep on Thursday 25th November, 2004. Beloved husband of the late Sheila, much loved dad of Andrew, Heather, Patrick and the late Andrea. A dear grandad and great grandad. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Thursday 2nd December at 10.00am. Family flowers only please, donations if desired, for 'Wareham Hospital' may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michael's Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107


Helen BOWIE died 2  March 2009

Daily Echo - Friday 6 March 2009

BOWIE - Helen. Beloved Wife of Syd formerly of Downalong West Lulworth and latterly of Kirriemuir died peacefully on 2nd March. All enquiries c/o Alexander Bain 01307 463285


Ada BURT died 29 November 2003

Daily Echo -  Tuesday 2 December 2003

BURT - Ada. Passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Lulworth on Saturday 29th November 2003. Loving wife of Leslie, devoted mother of Yvonne and Devina, grandmother of Colin, Christopher, Laura and Adam and great grandmother of Harry. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth on Friday 5th December, 2003 at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Joseph Weld & Trimar Hospice Trust c/o Woods Funeral Service, 11a Icen Way, Dorchester, DT1 1EW. All enquiries to Woods please 01305 250425.


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Beryl CHAFFEY died 19 December 2004

Daily Echo - Thursday 23 December 2004

CHAFFEY - Beryl. Aged 78 years, peacefully at Marley House Nursing Home, Winfrith, on Sunday 19th December, 2004. A much loved cousin who will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, on Thursday 30th December at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Church of Holy Trinity may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107


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Walter DOREY died 24 November 2005

Daily Echo - Saturday 26 November 2005

DOREY - Walter (Wally), aged 91 years, peacefully at Wareham Hospital on Thursday 24th November, 2005. Much loved husband of Jan. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Thursday 1st December at 11.30am. No flowers by request, donations if desired for ' Wool Surgery Charity Fund', may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: (01929) 552107


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Rex FRIPP died 12 August 1982

The Times - Monday 16 August 1982

FRIPP - On August 12th., 1982, in London, after a short illness, Rex, husband of Vivien, father to Nigel and Christopher. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth, Dorset on Thursday, August 19th. at noon. Flowers please to the church, but enquiries to J.H. Kenyon Ltd., 74 Rochester Row, SW1 01-834 4624


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Minna GILDEA died 10 August 1950

The Times - Tuesday 15 August 1950

GILDEA - On Aug. 10 1950, peacefully, in her sleep, MINNA GILDEA, of Strathcona Lodge School, Vancouver Island, youngest daughter of the late Rev. Canon Gildea, Rector of Upwey, Dorset and of Mrs Gildea. Dearly loved.


Gregory GUILFOYLE died 28 August 2010

Daily Echo - Thursday 2 September 2010

GUILFOYLE GREGORY (Greg) Aged 50 years peacefully after a long illness on Saturday 28th August, 2010. Much loved dad of James, loving son of Mavis and Tom and a cherished brother of John, Christine and Jeremy. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Friday 3rd September at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Parkinson's Disease Society UK may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham. BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107


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Nancy HEAD died 31 July 2002

Daily Echo - Monday 5 August 2002

HEAD NANCY Aged 85 years peacefully on Wednesday 31st July 2002. Beloved wife of the late Ivor, loving mum of Maggie, Jane and to David and Barry, dear grandma of Laura and Ritchie and dearest great grandma of Charlie. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Wednesday 7th August at 2.15 pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for, 'DHCT Palliative Care Fund', may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel. 01929 552107.


Margaret HYDE died 17 January 2008

Daily Echo - Tuesday 22 January 2008

HYDE - Margaret (Peggy) aged 91 years. Peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on Thursday 17th January, 2008. Dearly loved wife of the late Bill. Loving mother of Michael and grandmother of Richard and Deborah. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Friday 25th January at 3.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Church of Holy Trinity may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, Dorset BH20 4QU. Tel 01929 552107.


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Xenia JOHNSTON died 6 October 2004

Daily Echo - Wednesday 13 October 2004

JOHNSTON - Xenia aged 72 years, peacefully at Joseph Weld Hospice, Dorchester on 6th October 2004. Beloved wife of the late Reg. Service of Thanksgiving in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Monday 18th October at 12.30pm. Donations if desired to be divided between The Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth and Joseph Weld Hospice may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St. Michael's Road, Wareham BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


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Ian LESLIE died 6 January 2003

Daily Echo - Thursday 9 January 2003

LESLIE - Ian. Aged 49 years on Monday 6 January, 2003 peacefully at Harbour Hospital, Poole. Much loved husband of Jane, loving dad of Joe. Service of Thanksgiving in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Friday 17 January at 2.30pm. Flowers or donations to 'Oxfam' may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St. Michael's Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU.


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Derek MEADEN died 3 January 2010

Daily Echo - Thursday 7 January 2010

MEADEN - Derek, aged 74 years peacefully at Joseph Weld Hospice, Dorchester on Sunday 3rd January 2010. Beloved brother of Nita, Tim, Joan, Tony, Monica, Irene and the late Geoffrey. A much loved uncle and great uncle who will be sadly missed. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Wednesday 13th January at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for Joseph Weld Hospice and Cancer Research UK may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: (01929) 552107.


Geoffrey William MEADEN died 6 June 2005

Daily Echo - Saturday 11 June 2005

MEADEN GEOFFREY WILLIAM Suddenly, but peacefully, at Dorset County Hospital, on Monday 6th June, 2005, following a long and courageous battle with ill health. Loved husband and best friend to Dreen, beloved father to Christa and good friend to Mark, Joyce, Andrew, Jonathan, Graeme and the late Jeremy. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth, on Wednesday 15th June as 12.30pm, followed by interment. Family flowers only please, but donations, in lieu, may be sent to aid the Wool Surgery Charity Fund c/o Woods Funeral Service, 11a Icen Way, Dorchester, DT1 1EW. Enquiries Tel: 01305 250425


David MILLER died 4 February 2003

Daily Echo - Friday 7 February 2003

MILLER - David (Dusty). Of West Lulworth on 4th February 2003, aged 81 years. Much loved husband, father and grandfather. Funeral service private.


James ‘Jim’ MILLER died 17 January 2008

Daily Echo - Wednesday 23 January 2008

JAMES MILLER (Jim) Aged 85 years, peacefully at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester on Thursday 17th January 2008. Beloved husband of Joan, loving dad of Freddie, Midge, Joe and to Chris. Dearest gramps of Layla, Sophie, Becci and Levi. All are very welcome to the funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Tuesday 29th January at 2.30pm. Flowers or donations if desired for 'Harlequin Care', may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


Joan MILLER died 10 June 2012

Dorset Echo - Saturday 16 June 2012

JOAN MILLER Aged 88 years peacefully on Sunday 10th June, 2012. Beloved wife the late Jim Miller, 'Lulworth Fisherman' and a much loved Mum and Nan. Requiem Mass in the Lulworth Castle Chapel, East Lulworth on Thursday 21st June at 2.15pm. Flowers or donations if desired for Harlequin Care may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel 01929 552107.


David MOCKFORD died 7 September 2008

Daily Echo - Tuesday 9 September 2008

MOCKFORD DAVID (Dave) Aged 47 years, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 7th September, 2008. Much loved Son of Eileen and the late Brian, dear Brother of Teresa. A Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration at the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Friday 12th September at 2.00pm. No mournful clothing or flowers at Dave's request please, donations if desired for the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth and Friends of Forest Holme may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


Eric Thomas MONTAGUE died 5 November 2008

Daily Echo - Saturday 8 November 2008

ERIC THOMAS MONTAGUE (Tom) Aged 89 years died peacefully on Wednesday 5th November, 2008 in Dorset County Hospital after a long illness. Beloved husband of Daphne, loving dad of Derek, Heather and Annette and special grandad of Stephanie, Kate, Sarah and Sam. Grateful thanks to Mount Pleasant Care Home and the Ridgeway Ward for their care of Tom. A service of Thanksgiving to be held in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Friday 14th November at 1.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired in Tom's memory for Julia's House may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michael's Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: (01929) 552107.



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Myra NICHOLS died 7 February 2011

Daily Echo - Saturday 12 February  2011

NICHOLS MYRA (Win) Aged 85 years, suddenly but peacefully at home on Monday 7th February, 2011. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Monday 28th February at 2.30 pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Church of Holy Trinity may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, Dorset. BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


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John POWELL died 19 July 2005

Daily Echo - Thursday 21 July 2005

POWELL - John (Sandy) aged 79 years peacefully at Wareham Hospital on Tuesday 19th July 2005. Much loved husband of Jo and loving dad of Val and Roger. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Tuesday 26th July at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for, "Wareham Hospital", may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel 01929 552107.


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Gordon REEVES died 14 November 2009

Daily Echo - Thursday 19 November 2009

REEVES - Gordon. Aged 80 years peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on Saturday 14th November 2009. Husband of Jean. His nieces and nephews will sadly miss him. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Monday 23rd November at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the First Responders and the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St. Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: (01929) 552107.


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Ernest SMITH died 17 March 2003

Daily Echo - Saturday 22 March 2003

SMITH - Ernest (Ernie) aged 88 years, peacefully at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester on Monday 17th March 2003. Much loved husband of Rene, loving dad of Alan, David and Diane, a dear Grandad, Great Grandad and Great Great Grandad. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Thursday 27th March at 11.30am. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to be divided between The Church of Holy Trinity and West Lulworth Village Hall may be sent to Albert March Funeral Directors, St Michael's Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


Irene SMITH died 28 March 2003

Daily Echo - Thursday 3 April 2003

SMITH - Irene (Rene). Aged 87 years peacefully at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester on Friday 28th March, 2003. Much loved wife of the late Ernie; loving mum of Alan, David and Diane, a dear Nan, Great Gran and Great Great Gran, cherished sister of Les, Iris and Doreen. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Monday 14th April at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for 'Wool Surgery Charity Fund' may be sent to Albert Marsh, Funeral Directors, St. Michael's Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107.


Roy George Charles STAFFELL died 17 March 2003

Daily Echo -  Tuesday 25 March 2003

STAFFELL - Roy George Charles passed away peacefully on Monday 17 March 2003 aged 91 years. Lulworth's Oldest and most respected resident, he will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth on Friday 28 March at 2pm, followed by Cremation at Poole. Flowers welcome and may be ordered through Tapper Funeral Service, 32 - 34 Parkstone Road, Poole, BH15 2PG. Tel: (01202) 673164.


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Gordon Patrick WALSH died 16 December 2003

Daily Echo - Saturday 20 December 2003

WALSH GORDON PATRICK (Pat) Suddenly on 16th December 2003 aged 79 years. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth, Dorset on Wednesday 31st December 2003 at 11.30am. Flowers or enquiries to James Smith F/D 60a Kings Road, Swanage. Dorset BH19 1HR. Tel (01929) 422445


George Russell WHEELER died April 2002

The Hardyeans' Club  Newsletter - Spring 2002 : Issue 87

George Russell WHEELER (1927-35) died in April 2002, aged 85 as reported in the Dorset Evening Echo of 24th April, George Wheeler was a survivor (mentioned in dispatches)of the St. Nazaire raid in 1942, captured by the Germans but managed to escape with Canadian commando colleague George Simms from occupied France, both being later awarded the Military Medal. He spent time after the war in Malaya and was made an OBE in 1967 for his work as secretary of the central electricity board there. He retired in 1967 to Corfe Castle , and moved to West Lulworth 15 years ago. His wife Madeline died 10 years ago and their daughter Julia Davis is a professor at Lancaster University . The Funeral was due to be held at Holy Trinity Church , West Lulworth on 25th April.


Anne WHITE died 6 June 2009

Daily Echo - Thursday 11 June 2009

WHITE - Anne. Passed away peacefully at Dorset County Hospital on Saturday 6th June, aged 71 years. Much loved mother of Linda, Susan, Annette and David. A loving nanny and great grandmother. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth on Wednesday 17th June at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Purbeck Ward, Dorset County Hospital may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: (01929) 552107.


Royston WHITE died 26 May 2005

Daily Echo - Saturday 28 May 2005

WHITE - Royston. Passed away suddenly but peacefully at Dorset County Hospital, 26th May aged 66 years. Beloved Husband to Pat, much loved Father to Julie, Mark and Paul and treasured Grandad to Kelly, Ben, Charlie and Carrie. Funeral Service at West Lulworth Trinity Church, Thursday 2nd June at 12 pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to West Lulworth British Legion.


Pamela Beryl WHITTLE died 30 December 2003

Daily Echo - Friday 9 January 2004

WHITTLE - Pamela Beryl. On 30th December 2003, peacefully at Shore House, Swanage, late of Farm Lane, West Lulworth, aged 81. Funeral service at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 13th January at 12.15pm. Family flowers only, donations if wished for Joseph Weld & Trimar Hospice Trust may be sent c/o Grassby Funeral Service, 8 Princes Street, Dorchester, DT1 1TW.


Daisy WOODSFORD died 31 March 2003

Daily Echo - Wednesday 2 April 2003

WOODSFORD - Daisy, aged 83 years peacefully on Monday 31st March, 2003 at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester. Much loved wife of the late Bill, loving mum of Glennis and to Eric, dear nanny of Sharon. Funeral Service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, Wednesday 9th April at 11.30am. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for, 'RNLI', may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU: Tel: 01929 552107.


Michael Sidney WOODSFORD died 21 March 2005

Daily Echo - Thursday 24 March 2005

MICHAEL SIDNEY WOODSFORD Passed away peacefully at Poole Hospital, on Monday 21st March, 2005, aged 67 years. Darling husband of Jean, much loved father of Karen and Paula and to Bill and Mick. Loving brother of Fay and to Danny. Funeral service in the Church of Holy Trinity, West Lulworth, on Thursday 31st March at 12.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the R.N.L.I. may be sent to Albert Marsh Funeral Directors, St Michaels Road, Wareham, BH20 4QU. Tel: 01929 552107


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