CHAMPION. — On 23 April, the Revd John Oswald Cecil Champion: Royal Navy Chaplain (1953-57); Assistant Curate of St Martin with St Paul, Canterbury (1957-60); Curate-in-Charge of St Michael and All Angels’ Ecclesiastical District, Norton, Stourbridge (1960-64); Vicar of Astwood Bank with Crabbs Cross (1964-68); St Stephen’s, Redditch (1968-75); Rector of Fladbury, Wyre Piddle and Moor (1975-93); Rural Dean of Pershore (1979-85); Hon. Canon of Worcester Cathedral (1981-93); aged 91.
MORPHY. — On 23 August, the Revd Dr Michael John Morphy: Vicar of Luddenden with Luddenden Foot (1986-97); Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall (1997-2008); Hon. Canon of Newcastle Cathedral (2007-08); aged 76.
ROBINSON. — On 15 August, the Revd Raymonde Robin Robinson SSC: Assistant Curate of Pinner (1972-75); Holy Redeemer, Clerkenwell (1975-80); Team Vicar of Kingsthorpe with St David’s, Northampton (1980-89); Rector of Letchworth (1989-95); Vicar of St Mark’s, Noel Park (1995-2006); aged 76.
WATTS. — On 11 August, the Revd Paul George Watts: Chaplain of Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham (1974-80); Vicar of All Saints’, Nottingham (1980-84); aged 76.