Deaths

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26 April 2019

BARRELL. — On 19 March, the Revd Adrian Edward Barrell: Vicar of Walkhampton (1970-80); aged 82.

BELING. — On 21 March, the Revd David Gibson Beling: Assistant Curate of St Mary and St Stephen, Broadwater, in charge of St Stephen’s (1959-61); Rector of West Knighton with Broadmayne (1961-73); Vicar of St Paul’s, Preston (1973-91); aged 88.

BUTLER. — On 15 April, the Revd Alan Butler: Vicar of Holy Angels’, Claremont (1990-95); Chaplain of Pendleton (1995-99); Team Vicar in the Pendleton Team Ministry (1995-99); Priest-in-Charge of High Crompton (1999-2015); Area Dean of Oldham East (2009-14); Hon. Canon of Manchester Cathedral since 2011; Vicar of High Crompton and Thornham since 2015; aged 62

CLARKE. — On 6 December 2018, the Revd Eric Samuel Clarke: Assistant Curate of St Peter with St James, Nottingham (1957-69); Assistant Master of Nottingham Bluecoat School (1957-62); John Port School, Derbyshire (1962-69); aged 92.

COOMBE. — On 30 December 2018, the Revd Michael Coombe: Chaplain of St Piran’s School, Maidenhead (1975-81); Hon. Assistant Curate of St Peter’s, Maidenhead (1976-81); Assistant Chaplain of St Edmund’s, Oslo (1981-84); St Mary’s, Belgrade, with Zagreb (1984-86); Assistant Curate of Furze Platt (1986-88); Chaplain in Marseille with St Raphaël, Aix-en-Provence (1988-89); Chaplain of Reading Hospitals (1989-91); Priest-in-Charge of Clewer (1991-92); Assistant Curate in the New Windsor Team Ministry (1992-93); Assistant Curate of St Mark’s, Reading (1993-95); Holy Trinity, Reading (1993-95); Precentor of Holy Trinity Cathedral, Gibraltar, and Port Chaplain (1995-2003); Canon of Holy Trinity Cathedral, Gibraltar (2000-03); aged 87.

FROSTICK. — On 20 April, the Revd John George Frostick: Vicar of Frisby-on-the Wreake with Kirby Bellars (1958-71); Shepshed (1971-83); Hon. Canon of Leicester Cathedral (1980-83); Rector of Kirton with Falkenham (1983-90); aged 95.

HUBBARD. — On 26 March, the Revd David Harris Hubbard: Assistant Master of Dalston School, London (1967-75); Hon. Assistant Curate of Woodberry Down (1967-68); St Olave’s, Stoke Newington (1967-68); Christ Church, Crouch End, Hornsey (1969-70); Vicar (1970-82); Area Dean of West Haringey (1978-85); Vicar of All Saints’, Highgate (1982-2002); Hon. Assistant Curate of St Cuthbert’s, West Hampstead (2002-04); aged 85.

MARSHALL. — On 26 March, the Revd Basil Eustace Edwin Marshall: Priest-in-Charge of Lamberhurst (1978-85); Matfield (1978-85); Assistant Curate of Farnborough (1985-86); aged 97.

PEAKE. — On 13 April, the Revd Sue Peake: NSM of Christ Church and St John the Evangelist, Clapham (2002-13); aged 76.

TOWNSEND. — On 31 March, the Revd Peter Townsend: Assistant Curate of New Romney with Hope (1967-69); St Francis’s, Westborough (1969-74); Rector of Paulerspury (1974-84); Curate-in-Charge of Wicken (1974-87); Priest-in-Charge of Whittlebury with Silverstone (1982-84); Vicar of Whittlebury with Paulerspury (1984-87); Greetham and Thistleton with Stretton and Clipsham (1987-2001); aged 83.

Correction. The Revd Peter Townsend, formerly Vicar of St Luke’s, Hartlepool, is still alive, aged 81, and did not die on 31 March as stated in our issue of 12 April. We apologise for the distress the error caused.

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