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  • The Death of Glyn Roberts, Glosters
  • The Death of Terrence Hacker, Glosters
  • The Death of Mike Godwin DERR, The Association Secretary
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The Death of Glyn Roberts, Glosters

It is with a heavy heart that we learn of the passing of Glyn Roberts. Glyn Served 1 Glosters, Signals Platoon.

He died on Thursday 14th of March. His home was in Cinderford and he was a member of the Forest of Dean Branch of the Regimental Association.
Our thoughts are with Susan and the family at this sad time.
Glyn 's Funeral will take place on Thursday 4th April 1315hrs at St Stephens Church, Belle Vue Rd, Cinderford. GL14 2AA. Followed by cremation 1430hrs
at Yew Tree Brake Crematorium, Speech House Rd,Cinderford GL14 3HU.

Regimental Blazers and medals are to be worn to the funeral. 

There will be refreshments at the Belfry Broad St, Littledean,
Nr. Cinderford GL14 3JS

The Death of Terrence Hacker, Glosters

Sadly we learn of the Death of former 23180875 L/Cpl. Terrence Miles John Hacker
Terrence served 1 Glosters 1955-57. During that period he was involved in the conflicts in Kenya, Aden & Cyprus.
Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time.
His funeral will take place on Tuesday the 26th of March. 1330hrs
at Weston Super Mare Crematorium, Ebdon Road, Worle, Weston-super-Mare BS22 9NY

Standard Bearers are requested by the family.
All are invited to the wake held after the Service at the Crab Apple Inn, Southern Way Clevedon. BS21 7UL

The death of Alec Fitzpatrick R.Berks

The Association has been informed of the passing of 22150962 Pte Alec Fitzpatrick Royal Berkshire Regiment. His funeral is to take place on Monday 4 March at 1045 am at the Aldershot Crematorium. Our sincere condolences to his wife, family and friends.

The Death of Mike Godwin DERR, The Association Secretary

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It's with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of Michael Kenneth Godwin, he suffered a heart attack on the morning of Tuesday the 12th March. His wife Sue has asked Toby North to coordinate the Regimental Family so I would very much appreciate it if you would let Toby know if you intend to attend the funeral, this will help cater for the numbers. Toby North <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>

Read more: The Death of Mike Godwin DERR, The Association Secretary

The Death of WO2 Peter Keen. Glosters

WO2 Peter Keen

We have been informed by Stephen Keen's son, that his father died 6th February 2019 after a long illness. The funeral service is to take place at the South Bristol Crematorium at 1245hrs Thursday 28th February.
If you would like to attend Peter's funeral can you please let me know as soon as possible.

https://www.funeralzone.co.uk/crematoriums/south-bristol-cemetery-crematorium

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