Obituaries

Mr Keith Newbery

Mr Keith Newbery

Monday, August 11, 2014

Much loved family man and County Press columnist Keith Newbery has died, aged 65.

M. Pierre Alexandre Maurice L’Hours

M. Pierre Alexandre Maurice L’Hours

Monday, August 11, 2014

A PROUD Frenchman and Lake resident, awarded France’s highest military bravery award, Pierre Alexandre Maurice L’Hours, died at St Mary’s Hospital, on Friday, July 25, aged 93.

Robert Edward Burroughs

Robert Edward Burroughs

Monday, August 11, 2014

THE funeral service has taken place of lifetime railway enthusiast Robert Edward Burroughs, who died at his home. He was 94.

Miss Effie Eugenia May Pitman

Miss Effie Eugenia May Pitman

Monday, August 11, 2014

ONE of Yarmouth’s best-known residents, Effie Eugenia May Pitman, died, aged 93, earlier this month.

Arthur William Wadsworth

Arthur William Wadsworth

Friday, July 25, 2014

FORMER IW councillor and businessman Arthur William Wadsworth has died, aged 96.

Sidney Graham Pitman

Sidney Graham Pitman

Friday, July 25, 2014

A LEGEND among the Island’s surfing community, Sidney Graham Pitman, collapsed and died in Venice on a Mediterranean cruise, aged 67, on July 15.

Mrs Christine Anne Russell

Mrs Christine Anne Russell

Friday, July 18, 2014

FORMER district nurse Christine Anne Russell died at the Woodside Nursing Home, Wootton, aged 70, last Wednesday.

Mrs Pauline Ivy Mary McCall

Mrs Pauline Ivy Mary McCall

Friday, July 11, 2014

THE funeral service has taken place at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Ryde, for well-known Ryde resident Pauline Ivy Mary McCall, who died after a short illness. She was 84.

Mrs Joan Margaret Venables

Mrs Joan Margaret Venables

Friday, July 4, 2014

A WOMAN who represented the IW at bowls has died, aged 82.

Mr Kenneth Kemp

Mr Kenneth Kemp

Friday, July 4, 2014

A WELL-KNOWN longshoreman and mariner has died, aged 81.

Mrs Beryl Gowan

Mrs Beryl Gowan

Friday, June 27, 2014

A SERVICE of thanksgiving will take place at Holy Trinity Church, Bembridge, on Wednesday or Beryl Gowan, nee Shave, who died at Autumn House residential care home, Sandown, at the age of 92.

Mr Richard (Roy) Kingswell

Mr Richard (Roy) Kingswell

Friday, June 27, 2014

CHAMPION ploughman and lifetime member of the NFU Richard Kingswell has died aged 92 after a long illness.

Mr Ronald Edward Trevett

Mr Ronald Edward Trevett

Friday, June 13, 2014

A MAN from Gurnard has died, aged 95.

Mr Alan Morgan

Mr Alan Morgan

Friday, June 13, 2014

A FORMER Royal Horse Artillery captain, magazine editor and Island artist has died, aged 95.

Mr Derek Albert Pegram

Mr Derek Albert Pegram

Friday, June 13, 2014

WELL-known in the community as president of Shanklin Hotel and Accommodation Association (SHAA), a former chairman of Age Concern Shanklin and as an active member of the Friends of Shanklin Theatre committee, Derek Albert Pegram, has died, aged 83.

Dr Alan Frederick Champion

Dr Alan Frederick Champion

Friday, May 23, 2014

A RETIRED GP and former RAF medical officer, who lived in Ventnor, has died, aged 84.

Mrs Fay Hewitt Brown

Mrs Fay Hewitt Brown

Friday, May 23, 2014

A RESPECTED historianfrom Ventnor, Fay Hewitt Brown, has died, aged 81.

Mr Graham Leslie Joyner

Mr Graham Leslie Joyner

Friday, May 16, 2014

A MAN who was inspired to become a gardener by his grandfather and worked all over the Island, has died, aged 74.

Mr Harold George Humber

Mr Harold George Humber

Friday, May 9, 2014

A LAY preacher who conducted a lifelong ministry in Methodist churches across the Island, Mr Harold George Humber, has died, aged 91, after a short illness.

Roy Alfred Watts

Roy Alfred Watts

Monday, May 5, 2014

THE former chairman of Wroxall Football Club has died, aged 78.

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