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Deaths

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11 March 2022

BANTING. — On 8 February, the Ven. Kenneth Mervyn Lancelot Hadfield Banting: Assistant Chaplain of Winchester College (1965-70); Assistant Curate of Leigh Park (1970-73); Team Vicar in the Hemel Hempstead Team Ministry (1973-79); Vicar of Goldington (1979-88); Priest-in-Charge of Renhold (1980-82); Rural Dean of Bedford (1984-87); Vicar of St Cuthbert’s, Portsea (1988-96); Rural Dean of Portsmouth (1994-96); Hon. Canon of Portsmouth Cathedral (1995-96); Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight (1996-2003); Rural Dean of Westbourne (2009-11); aged 84.

BARNETT. — On 10 January, the Revd Patricia Ann Barnett: Full-time Deaconess of Gateacre (1978-82); St Paul’s, Hatton Hill, Litherland (1982-88); Parish Deacon (1987-88); Platt Bridge (1988-94); Assistant Curate (1994-95); Vicar of the Church at the Centre, Skelmersdale (1995-98); aged 83.

FARMBOROUGH. — On 20 February, the Revd James Laird McLelland Farmborough: Chaplain of All Saints’, Niterói, Brazil (1958-64); Organising Secretary of SAMS (1965-70); Vicar of Marple (1970-80); Chaplain of St Peter’s, Viña del Mar, Chile (1980-92); Missions to Seamen (1980-92); aged 99.

LODGE. — On 24 February, the Revd Anthony William Rayner: Chaplain of Ripon Grammar School (1968-91); aged 95.

MATTHEWS. — On 21 December, the Revd Campbell Thurlow Matthews: Lecturer of Sunderland College of Education (1964-74); Chaplain of Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1974-82); Vicar of Greenside (1974-82); Rector of Wetheral with Warwick (1982-93); Rural Dean of Brampton (1983-91); Priest-in-Charge of Farlam and Nether Denton (1987-93); Gilsland (1987-93); Hon. Canon of Carlisle Cathedral (1987-2000); Priest-in-Charge of Thornthwaite cum Braithwaite and Newlands (1993-2000); Borrowdale (1997-2000); aged 88.

NAYLOR. — On 24 January, the Revd Frank Naylor: NSM of Christ Church, Eccleston (1975-92); Assistant Diocesan Chaplain to the Deaf (1992-94); Senior Chaplain since 1994; Hon. Canon of Liverpool Cathedral since 2001; aged 86.

WATKINS. — On 2 March, the Revd Jonathan Watkins: Assistant Curate of Hartley Wintney, Elvetham, Winchfield and Dogmersfield (1997-99); Chaplain of Winchester University (1999-2008); Priest-in-Charge of Stockbridge and Longstock and Leckford (2010-12); Rector of the Test Valley Benefice (2012-17); Priest-in-Charge of Knutton (2018); Vicar since 2018; aged 63.

WESTON. — On 1 March, the Revd Judith Weston: Full-time Deaconess of Holy Trinity, Huddersfield (1985-87); Parish Deacon (1987-91); St Andrew and St Mary and St Swithun, Wakefield (1991-94); Assistant Curate (1994-95); Chaplain of Huddersfield NHS Trust (1995-98); aged 86.

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