Category Archives: Tributes

Joe Urquhart 1943-2017

After a long and debilitating illness, Robert “Joe” Urquhart, one of the Valley’s longer standing residents, died peacefully in the Countess Mountbatten Hospice on September 27th September.  He leaves a widow, Felicity, three married children and five grandchildren to whom … Continue reading

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Olive Fullick 1928-2017

  This was the moving tribute at Olive’s funeral service on Tuesday 14th November 2017 by her grandson Neil Westlake. Olive was born on the 6th March, 1928, in Doncaster – yes, she was a South Yorkshire lass, although you … Continue reading

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David Henry Gason Ince DFC BSc FRAeS LdH 1921-2017

On Thursday 31st August St Mary’s Easton was full to capacity to celebrate the life of David Ince.  David was a long term resident of the Itchen Valley had a considerable involvement with the church in the parish  and had … Continue reading

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Brenda Law 1929-2017

St Mary’s Easton was full of family and friends for the Thanksgiving Service for the life of Brenda Law on Tuesday 12th July 2017. The following hymns were sung: Praise my soul the King of heaven, Love Divine All Loves … Continue reading

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Juliet Elizabeth Burnand 1944-2017

The service of Thanksgiving held at St. Peter’s Church in Winchester for the life of Juliet Burnand was incredibly well attended, but for those few who would have liked to attend, but were unable, with Geoffrey’s permission we are publishing … Continue reading

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Mark Chetwynd Godson 1943-2017

It was an immensely moving thanksgiving service for Mark Godson on Saturday 13th May.  Marquees were put up on both sides of St Swithun’s Church and were packed out as almost 300 people joined together to give thanks for the … Continue reading

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Iris Gray’s Thanksgiving Service 25th April 2017 by Revd Alex Pease

On a beautiful sunny April afternoon, 100 of us came to give thanks at St.Swithun’s Martyr Worthy for the life of Iris Gray, the widow of Harry Gray, and of Grace’s Farm Martyr Worthy. Revd. Alex Pease led the service … Continue reading

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