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by PadreRBA93
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Ex MAA John Parry RIP
Replies: 0
Views: 1066

Ex MAA John Parry RIP

Dear All Moira Fisher has informed me that Ex MAA John Parry has Crossed the Bar, the information was placed on a Fleet Air Arm Facebook page. Clearly Moira used different terminolgy that I did not feel able to write, but I am sure you get the drift, as it were. Moira could give us no other details ...
by PadreRBA93
Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Chris Mansfield RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 565

Re: Chris Mansfield RIP

Today I attended Chris' funeral service at Weston Mill Crematorium, Plymouth. There was a good turn out of Chris' friends and Branch members, including Provost Marshal (Western). From memory there was in attendance, Ivor Rees, Jane Wilkinson, Sam Harris, Bill Philip, Phil Hutchinson, Taff Griffiths,...
by PadreRBA93
Fri May 24, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Chris Mansfield RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 565

Chris Mansfield RIP

The following information has been posted on the Guest Book for Chris Mansfield‘s funeral as follows: 1315 on Friday 14 June 2019 in the Chapel at Western Mill Cemetery, Ferndale Road, Plymouth PL2 2EP Family of Chris have requested only family and close friends at the graveside please. No flowers -...
by PadreRBA93
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Regulators and RN Police who have Crossed the Bar
Topic: Brian Rodgers CTB RIP
Replies: 1
Views: 607

Brian Rodgers CTB RIP

Dear All At the last committee meeting held in the Royal Maritime Club on 1st March, we were made aware of the fact that Brian Rodgers, who was living out in Brazil, had died. Brian was not a member of the Association, but i worked with him down in Culdrose. Brian used to commute daily back to Plymo...
by PadreRBA93
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Vic Denholm R.I.P.
Replies: 5
Views: 1806

Re: Vic Denholm R.I.P.

Yesterday, 21st Feb, I attended Vic's funeral in Portchester. Also present were Jim Riddell, Tony Coles, Roy Tomsett, Tony Hadley, Tansy Lee, Morris Tomkins and Willy Dick. The Funeral Pall was used and Willy paraded the standard. Vic's wife was well supported by family and friends. with best wishes...
by PadreRBA93
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Bob (Taff) Parsons R.I.P.
Replies: 3
Views: 1239

Re: Bob (Taff) Parsons R.I.P.

I have been informed that Taff's funeral service will take place at 1515 in Weymouth Crematorium on Friday 1st March. Sadly i will not be able to attend because i will be attending meetings in Portsmouth and stopping overnight that day. Sue Parsons has asked that friends might write Taff a letter an...
by PadreRBA93
Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Bob (Taff) Parsons R.I.P.
Replies: 3
Views: 1239

Bob (Taff) Parsons R.I.P.

Dear All It is my sad duty to inform you that Bob Parsons, known as Taff, died in his sleep yesterday 9th February. Taff had been suffering with kidney failure and cancer. On Monday I will send some flowers to his wife Sue and the family. When details of the funeral arrangements are known in Weymout...
by PadreRBA93
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Vic Denholm R.I.P.
Replies: 5
Views: 1806

Re: Vic Denholm R.I.P.

Dear All

Roy Tomsett, via David Addis, informs us that Vic's funeral service will be held on 21st February at 1430, in Porchester Crematorium

with best wishes

Fr Michael
by PadreRBA93
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2019
Topic: Vic Denholm R.I.P.
Replies: 5
Views: 1806

Vic Denholm R.I.P.

Dear All It is with sadness that I must inform you that Vic Denholm died this morning. On your behalf I have sent some flowers to Vic's wife Adele and when we know any other information I will let you know. For my part Vic was my first MAA at Portland, he was a wonderful and considerate man. Enjoy t...
by PadreRBA93
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: Those who have Crossed the Bar in 2018
Topic: Trevor Bloom RIP
Replies: 3
Views: 1152

Trevor Bloom RIP

Dear All Pete and Jacky Davies have informed the Association that Trevor Bloom crossed the bar yesterday, very suddenly after a very short illness. No other information is known and Trevor was not a member of the Association. bloom_trevor.jpg May he rest in peace and enjoy the company as he crosses ...