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Deaths

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28 September 2012

FARR. - On 5 August, the Revd John Farr: Assistant Curate of St Hilary's, Wallasey (2006-10); aged 68.

HANCOCK. - On 18 September, the Revd Reginald Legassicke Hancock: Chaplain to the Forces (1963-82); Rector of Quantoxhead (1982-93); aged 84.

HARE. - On 19 September, the Revd Douglas Stewart Hare: NSM of Holy Trinity, Margate (1996-99); aged 85.

MEDCALF. - On 17 August, the Revd John Edward Medcalf: Perpetual Curate of Chell (1953-61); Vicar of Heath Town (1961-85); aged 93.

NEWELL. - On 22 September, the Revd Aubrey Francis Thomas Newell: Rector of Lavendon with Cold Brayfield (1957-62); Vicar of Gawcott with Hillesden (1962-77); Priest-in-Charge of Radclive (1969-72); Rural Dean of Buckingham (1970-76, and 1982-84); Priest-in-Charge of Padbury with Adstock (1972-77); Vicar of Lenborough (1977-87); aged 92.

PAYNE. - On 18 September, the Revd Joseph Marshall Payne: RAF Chaplain (1944-72); Assistant Chaplain-in-Chief (1965-72); Hon. Chaplain to the Queen (1970-72); Vicar of Malew (72-82); Rural Dean of Castletown (1977-82); Canon of St German's Cathedral, Peel (1978-84); Canon Treasurer (1980-84); aged 95.

PETERS. - On 20 September, the Revd Cyril John Peters: Chaplain to the Forces (Emergency Commission (1945-47); Hon. Chaplain since 1947; Assistant Curate of St Michael and All Angels, Brighton (1947-50); Chaplain of Brighton College (1950-69); Rector of Uckfield, of Isfield, and of Horsted Parva (1969-96); Rural Dean of Uckfield (1973-96); Canon and Prebendary of Chichester Cathedral (1981-89); aged 93.

SIMPSON. - On 21 September, the Revd Peter Wynn Simpson: Vicar of St Laurence's, Foleshill (1963-70); St Nicholas's, Radford (1970-79); Rural Dean of Coventry North (1976-79); Vicar of Finham (1979-91); Rural Dean of Coventry South (1982-88); Hon. Canon of Coventry Cathedral (1983-91); aged 80.

THEODOSIUS. - On 9 September, the Revd Hugh John Theodosius: Assistant Curate of Maybush, in charge of Redbridge (1964-70); Vicar of Malden (1970-81); of Billingborough, of Sempringham with Pointon and Birthorpe, and of Horbling (1981-94); Rural Dean of Aveland and Ness with Stamford (1987-93); aged 79.

VERITIE. - On 31 August, the Revd Verna Veritie: Assistant Chaplain in Greater Athens since 2012; aged 62.

WELLS. - On 17 July, the Revd Cecilia Isabel Wells: Deaconess of Chester-le-Street (1974-84); deacon since 1987; aged 88.

 

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