Deaths

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20 July 2018

BENNETT. — On 8 July, the Revd Roy Donald Bennett: Priest-in-Charge of Studley (1987-93); Chaplain of Nottingham University Hospital (1993-96); Queens’ Medical Centre, Nottingham (1994-96); Bassetlaw Hospital and Community Services NHS Trust (1996-2001); Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Trust (2001-02); aged 77.

CAESAR. — On 14 July, the Revd Anthony Douglass Caesar: Chaplain to the Royal School of Church Music, Addington (1965-70), Deputy Priest-in-Ordinary to the Queen (1967-68); Priest-in-Ordinary (1968-70); Assistant Curate of St Peter’s, Bournemouth, in charge of St Stephen’s, Bournemouth (1970-73); Precentor and Sacrist of Winchester Cathedral (1974-79): Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (1975-76); Canon Residentiary (1976-79); Hon. Canon (1979-91); Sub-Dean of the Chapels Royal (1979-91); Deputy Clerk of the Closet and Sub-Almoner (1979-91); Domestic Chaplain to the Queen (1979-91); Extra Chaplain to the Queen since 1991; Chaplain of St Cross Hospital, Winchester (1991-93); aged 94.

DEVINE. — On 18 May, the Revd Maureen Devine: NSM of Beech Hill, Grazeley and Spencers Wood (2001-05); Loddon Reach: Beech Hill, Shinfield, Spencers Wood and Grazeley, and Swallowfield (2005-08); aged 81.

EARNSHAW. — On 20 June, the Revd Robert Richard Earnshaw: Rector of Hinton Ampner with Bramdean and Kilmeston (1985-87); Chaplain of HM Prison Huntercombe and Finnamore Wood and HM Young Offenders’ Institution Finnamore Wood (1987-92); Rector of Spaxton with Charlynch, Goathurst, Enmore and Aisholt (1992-98); Old Cleeve, Leighland and Treborough (1998-2003); aged 76.

MUNRO. — On 12 July, the Revd Terence George Munro: Priest-in-Charge of Vaughansfield, Jamaica (1964-70); Rector of Methley with Mickletown (1970-79); Vicar of St Peter’s with St Cuthbert’s, Hunslet Moor (1979-85); Rector of Barwick in Elmet (1985-93); Ripon & Leeds Diocesan Ecumenical Officer (1993-99); Vicar of Woodhouse and Wrangthorn (1993-99); Hon. Canon of Ripon Cathedral (1994-99); aged 83.

WATKINS. — On 13 July, the Revd William Hywel Watkins: Vicar of Llwynhendy (1968-78); Slebech with Uzmaston (1978-91); Slebech and Uzmaston with Boulston (1991-2001); Rural Dean of Daugleddau (1987-2001); Hon. Canon of St Davids Cathedral (1991-93); Canon (1993-2001); aged 87.

WIGFIELD. — On 29 June, the Revd Thomas Henry Paul Wigfield: Perpetual Curate of Fatfield (1954-63); Assistant Director of the Church’s Television Centre (1963-79); Head of Services of the Foundation for Christian Communication (1979-84); Churches’ Liaison Officer (1984-91); aged 92.

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