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Obituary

Mrs Janet GIBSON, 85 years, who died on 11 July, widow of Terence, who retired in 1975 and died in 2000. Her next of kin is their son, Keith, living near Reading, Berkshire, who notified his mother's death to Peninsula Pensions.

This entry will be updated should we become notified of the funeral arrangements.

Date 18/07/18


Obituary

Andy Munro

Andy Munro

Andrew MUNRO, 80 years, who died on Wednesday 11 July 2018.

He joined the Somerset Constabulary on 22 August 1960 and served with the Avon and Somerset Constabulary until his retirement on the 5 January 1990 with the rank of Sergeant from the then G Division.

His next of kin is his son, also Andrew, living at Watchet.

Andrew's funeral is at Taunton Crematorium on Friday 20 July at 2pm. This will be followed by drinks at Watchet Football Club.

Date 12/07/18


Obituary

Mrs Hannah HILL, who died on Saturday 7 July, wife of John Charles HILL, who served at Burnham on Sea.

Hannah's Funeral Service is to take place at 1.30 pm on Thursday 26 July, 2018 at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium.

Date 12/07/18


In Memoriam

DC Colin John Batchelor
Died 12 July 1984, aged 45
Killed in a police car accident returning from an investigation.

Roll of Honour

Date 12/07/18


Obituary

Mrs Stella BRADLY, 93 years, who died on 19 May, 2018. Stella was the widow of Peter, who retired in 1981 and died in 2011. The information of Stella's death has only just reached us through the Pension Authority from the family's solicitors. It is evident that the funeral service has taken place some time ago.

Date 07/7/18


Welfare

Robert (Bob) Hibberd, has suffered a severe stroke, which has left him blind in his right eye and totally paralysis to his left side. His speech is unaffected.

On 2 July 2018 he went into Calway Nursing Home, Taunton TA1 3EQ Telephone 01823 333283.

His wife Pat states that he would appreciate visits from former colleagues, but suggests that a phone call prior to a visit would be advisable.

Date 03/017/18


Obituary

Mrs Barbara LEAVER, 88 years, who died on Tuesday 19 June, the widow of Robert Leaver, who retired in 1974 and died in 2007. Neither Barbara not Robert were members of this Branch of NARPO.

Bob was originally Glospol, it appears that he served 10 days with A & S before retirement. Last station believed Almondsbury.

Barbara's Funeral Service is scheduled for 9.30 am on Thursday 5 July 2018 at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium.

Date 02/07/18


Obituary

Mrs Naamah Joan BARNES, 90 years, who died on 28 June, widow of Ivan, who retired in 1977 and died in 2002. Mrs Barnes has been living in Suffolk for many years and the report of her death came from her granddaughter, Miss Hannah MITCHELL who also lives in Suffolk.

This entry will be updated if we receive information regarding Naamah's funeral arrangements.

Date 29/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

Christopher SHERRING, 68 years, who died on Monday 25 June, retired in 1999. He leaves a widow, Valerie, living in Shepton Mallet.

Date 26/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

Roger SAUNDERS, 63 years, who died on Sunday 24 June, retired in 2006. He leaves a widow, Judith, living in Chard.

Date 26/06/18


Obituary

Elizabeth WILLIAMS, who died on 21 May, wife of Terence (Terry) Williams, who retired in 1993. The funeral service for Elizabeth has already taken place.

Date 21/06/18


Member in Hospital

Ex PS 207 Andrew Munro, who served mainly in the Somerset areas of the force is currently in Minehead Community Hospital in a very frail but reasonably alert condition.

He would welcome visits from any ex colleagues who are in the area.

Date 20/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

Keith HAWKINS, who died on Wednesday 13 June, he had served as a Support Staff member for 39 years. We have no other information regarding Keith.

Date 16/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

John THOMPSON, who died on Thursday 14 June, served in the Somerset Constabulary between 1953 and 1960. Reported by his son, branch member Richard Thompson.

Date 16/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

Frederick BOARD, 88 years, who died on 2 June, retired in 1977. Frederick was not a member of this Branch of NARPO and we are told that his next of kin is his son.

Date 14/06/18


Obituary

Clive STEWART, 76 years, who died on 7 June, retired in 1996. Clive was not a member of this Branch of NARPO and, although we are told that he has a widow, we have no further information.

His Funeral Service is to be held at 10.40 am on Monday 25 June 2018 at Yeovil Crematorium.

Date 14/06/18


Obituary - UPDATED

Roy BROOKMAN, 92 years, who died on 11 June, retired in 1976. He leaves a widow, Mary, living in Nailsea.

Date 12/06/18


Obituary

Mrs Freda COLLINS, 94 years, who died on 6 June, the widow of Robinson Collins, who retired in 1975 and died in 1998. Her next of kin is her son, Mr J Collins.

Mrs Collins was not a member of this Branch of NARPO.

Date 12/06/18


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Date 11/06/18