Obituaries

IW pays its respects to tireless worker

IW pays its respects to tireless worker

Monday, April 14, 2014

THE Island turned out in great force to pay tribute to the life and mourn the loss of its favourite great-grandmother.

Mrs Diana Reed

Mrs Diana Reed

Monday, April 14, 2014

A FORMER owner of family-run Queenbower Dairy, who was on first-name terms with most of her customers, has died, aged 85.

Gordon Osborne

Gordon Osborne

Monday, April 14, 2014

A FOUNDER member of the Ryde Inshore Rescue service and former commodore of Brading Haven Yacht Club, Gordon Osborne, has died, aged 75.

Mrs June Dorothy Reddiex

Mrs June Dorothy Reddiex

Monday, April 14, 2014

RETIRED headteacher June Dorothy Reddiex died on Monday, March 31, at St Mary’s Hospital, aged 83, after a battle with ill health.

Mrs Gloria Minghella

Mrs Gloria Minghella

Friday, April 4, 2014

GLORIA Minghella, who died last week at the age of 83, was more than the matriarch of a famously creative family, she was at the heart of the community.

Mr Robert (Bob)Mills

Mr Robert (Bob)Mills

Friday, April 4, 2014

Mr ROBERT Mills died at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice, aged 83.

Mr Victor (Vic) John Morey

Mr Victor (Vic) John Morey

Friday, April 4, 2014

FORMER Island councillor Victor John Morey, who once served as IW Council chairman, died on Monday, following a short illness, at Orchard House Care Home, Newport, aged 85.

Mr Bernard Rex Hopkinson

Mr Bernard Rex Hopkinson

Friday, April 4, 2014

A RETIRED carpenter and joiner, with a love of dancing and gardening, Bernard Rex Hopkinson, has died at the age of 83.

Mrs Wendy Hayward

Mrs Wendy Hayward

Friday, April 4, 2014

ISLAND-born Wendy Hayward, who served Carisbrooke Cottage Garden Society for almost 20 years, died at St Mary’s Hospital, on March 23, aged 77.

Mr John Leslie Fuller

Mr John Leslie Fuller

Friday, April 4, 2014

STALWART sportsman and former Seaclose Stores proprietor John Leslie Fuller has died, aged 67.

Mr Leslie (Les) Parker

Mr Leslie (Les) Parker

Friday, April 4, 2014

A FORMER traffic warden and company director has died, aged 71, having suffered from a long-term respiratory illness.

The Rev Carol Davies

The Rev Carol Davies

Friday, April 4, 2014

A FORMER priest of Ryde and Bonchurch has lost her battle with cancer, aged 62.

Mr Chris Wilkins

Mr Chris Wilkins

Friday, April 4, 2014

A SCHOOL celebrated the life of 49-year-old teacher Chris Wilkins, who died after collapsing while teaching.

Mr Raymond Stanley Stretch

Mr Raymond Stanley Stretch

Friday, March 28, 2014

OAKFIELD-born Raymond Stanley Stretch has died aged 88 after a long illness.

David Bull

David Bull

Friday, March 21, 2014

A FORMER chairman of the IW Auctioneers and Estate Agents Association has died, aged 84.

Mrs Elizabeth Giles

Mrs Elizabeth Giles

Friday, March 21, 2014

THE former director of the Island branch of the British Red Cross Society, Elizabeth Giles, died on March 7, aged 91.

Ms Susan Barrington

Ms Susan Barrington

Friday, March 21, 2014

A LECTURER at the IW College, Susan Barrington, has died.

Mrs Enid Schram

Mrs Enid Schram

Monday, March 17, 2014

A former missionary nurse, Enid Schram, died peacefully on March 3, aged 91, at St Mary’s Hospital.

Mrs Joan Sherry

Mrs Joan Sherry

Monday, March 17, 2014

A SOPRANO singer, who entertained troops during the Second World War, has died, aged 93.

Keith Garnham

Keith Garnham

Friday, March 7, 2014

A FORMER landlord, who ran pubs all around the Island has died, aged 67.

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