Obituaries

Clive Barton

Clive Barton

Friday, September 19, 2014

A FORMER editor with rapier wit, Clive Barton, has died at the age of 83 after a long illness.

Maureen Beadell

Friday, September 19, 2014

FORMER County Press employee Maureen Beadell has died at the Earl Mountbatten Hospice, following a long illness, on September 2, aged 65.

Dr Andrew Raymond Barrett

Dr Andrew Raymond Barrett

Friday, September 5, 2014

FELLOW of the Royal Society of Medicine, classicist, linguist and well known Cowes family doctor for nearly 30 years, Dr Andrew Raymond Barrett died on Wednesday at home in Freshwater, at the age of 86.

Mrs Vivien Kindersley

Mrs Vivien Kindersley

Friday, September 5, 2014

THE wife of the first High Sheriff of the IW has died at St Mary’s Hospital, following a short illness, aged 94.

Brian ‘Ned’ Kelly

Brian ‘Ned’ Kelly

Friday, August 29, 2014

A TELEVISION producer, who worked on some of the BBC’s most popular natural history programmes, Brian ‘Ned’ Kelly, died at his home in Shorwell, on August 12, aged 79.

Edwin Peter Blake White

Edwin Peter Blake White

Friday, August 29, 2014

A MEMORIAL service for retired chief constable Edwin Peter Blake White, on what would have been his 100th birthday, is to be held in Freshwater.

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.

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