BEECH. - On 8 May, the Revd Derek Charles
Beech: NSM of Horsley and Denby (2002-11); Ambergate and Heage
since 2011; aged 65.
GAMESTER. - On 19 April, the Revd Sidney Peter
Gamester: Assistant Curate of Holy Trinity, Worthing, in charge of
St Matthew's (1961-69); Rector of St Matthew's, Silverhill, St
Leonards-on-Sea (1969-86); St Mark's Bexhill (1986-93); aged
LEVICK. - On 23 April, the Revd Brian William
Levick: Team Vicar in the Hemel Hempstead Team Ministry (1971-77);
Vicar of Firbank, Howgill and Killington (1977-83); Hon. Assistant
Curate of Sedbergh, Cautley and Garsdale (1977-83); Vicar of
Cononley with Bradley (1983-90); Methodist Minister (1983-90);
Assistant Curate of Kettlewell with Conistone, Hubberholme and
Arncliff with Halton Gill (1990-93); Hon. Assistant Curate of New
Sleaford, Lincoln Diocesan Ecumenical Officer, and Ecumenical
Officer of Churches Together in Lincolnshire and South Humberside
(1993-97); aged 83.
MARTIN SSF. - On 19 May, the Revd Brother
Martin (John Morrell Coombe) SSF: Member of the Society of St
Francis since 1949; Curate-in-Charge of Hillfieldwith Hermitage
(1959-66); Assistant Chaplain of Ellesmere College (1966-69);
Chaplain of Ranby House School, Retford (1969-71); Vicar of St
Benedict's, Cambridge (1971-85); Provincial Secretary SSF
(1986-94); Secretary for Mission SSF since 1999; aged 89.
WHITLEY. - On 13 May, the Revd John Duncan
Rooke Whitley: Vicar of St Mary the Virgin, Ware (1961-71); Canon
Missioner ofSt Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh, Chaplain of the Royal
Edinburgh Hospital, and Diocesan Education Officer (1971-74); Hon.
Assistant Diocesan Supernumerary since 1974; Assistant Chaplain of
Lothian Primary Healthcare NHS Trust (1995-04); Team Vicar in the
St Columba's Team Ministry, Edinburgh, since 1999; aged 84.