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SHINN. Michael David, on Thursday 21st May 2009, aged 51 years. Much loved father of Sarah and Vikki and loving son of June. Will be deeply missed by all of his many family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Monday 1st June at 1.00pm. Family flowers only, please, but donations may be given by retiring collection to either Kidney Research UK or British Red Cross or c/o JE Gilbert, 139 St John Street, Bridgwater, TA6 5JA. Tel: (01278) 422344.
DYER Dawn. Happy 30th birthday on 28th May 2009. All my love Adrian. xxx
STORRY Harry. Happy 3rd birthday on 1st June. Love and kisses Granie and Grandad. xx
DYER. Dawn. Happy 30th birthday on May 28th. Best wishes Colin, Kath and all the family.
MEDLAND Joyce. Happy 90th birthday to a very special lady. With lots of love from all your family xxxxxxxxxx
NICHOLLS Amanda. Happy 30th on the 3rd June, lots of sunshine, love Mum, Barry, Mark, Darrall, Leanne, Molly and Ashleigh xxxx
DYER Congratulations Dawn and Lisa on your 30th birthday, 28th May. Love Dad, Mum, Darren, Maizie, Jayney and Trez. xxx
HAYES Mum/ Grandma/ Lyn: Happy 60th birthday for the 31st May. Have a great day! Lots and lots of love, Laura, Steve, Phoebe and Martha xxxx
CARREAU Jacqui, (nÃ©e Baker). Happy 30th birthday on 28th May. Have a lovely day! With all our love and best wishes Mum, Dad and all the family. xxxx
NAYLOR Peggy (nÃ©e Coate), formerly of Corfe, passed away peacefully at Frethey House Nursing Home on 20th May, aged 85 years. Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. The funeral service will be held at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Friday 29th May at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for St Margarets Somerset Hospice may be sent to A W Waterjohns & Son, Clare Street, North Petherton, TA6 6RG.
DAVIES John of Barton Way, North Curry and formerly of Hyde Lane, Bathpool, passed peacefully away at Musgrove Park Hospital on 24th May 2009, aged 76 years. The funeral service takes place at St Augustine Church, West Monkton on Wednesday 3rd June at 2.00pm, followed by interment. Family flowers only have been requested but for those wishing to remember John, donations for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to the Funeral Directors Nigel K Ford, North End, Creech St Michael, Taunton, TA3 5EB.
MALLETT Thomas Howard (Tom) CEng MIET formerly of Long Street, Williton, passed peacefully away at The Manor Nursing Home, Taunton on 26th May 2009, aged 89 years. Beloved husband of Margo. A commital service at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Wednesday 3rd June at 3.00pm will be followed by a memorial sevice at St Peters Church, Williton on Thursday 4th June at 11.45am. Further enquiries to Taunton Funeral Service. Tel: (01823) 321077.
BRACE William 'Bill' formerly of Wiveliscombe passed peacefully away at Dunkirk Memorial House on 21st May 2009, aged 93 years. Beloved husband of the late Eileen Brace and a much loved dad and grandad. Funeral service to take place at The Dunkirk House Memorial Chapel, Bishops Lydeard on Friday 29th May at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for the Wiveliscombe Community Responders may be sent c/o Anthony James Funeral Director, 30 Lion, d'Angers, Ford Road, Wiveliscombe, TA4 2PN.
WILLS Kenneth Anthony Watts, passed away peacefully at Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton on 18th May 2009, aged 95 years. Funeral service will take place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Friday 29th May at 2pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for Somerset Cricket Museum or Royal Signals Museum, Blandford may be sent to E White and Son Ltd. Funeral Directors, 138-139 East Reach, Taunton, TA1 3HN.
SMITH Maurice. Ex driving instructor, passed peacefully away at his home in Coleridge Crescent, Taunton on 26th May 2009, aged 75 years. A dearly beloved husband of Janet, loving father to Paul and Tracy, father- in- law to Brian and a much loved grandad to Alex and Ciara. The funeral service takes place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Wednesday 3rd June at 10.30am. For those wishing to remember Maurice, donations for St Margaret's Somerset Hospice may be sent to the Funeral Directors Nigel K. Ford, North End, Creech St Michael, Taunton, TA3 5EB.
STEER Joan Isabel. Passed peacefully away on 24th May 2009 at Chelston Gardens, Wellington, aged 87 years. The funeral service will take place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Monday 1st June at 2.30pm. Family flowers only, but donations are welcome to the British Heart Foundation and may be made by retiring collection or sent c/o H Tredwin & Son Ltd, Funeral Directors, 15 & 17 North Street, Wellington, TA21 8LX. Tel: (01823) 672597.
THOMAS Kenneth 'Ken' passed peacefully away at home surrounded by his family on 23rd May 2009 after a long illness bravely borne, aged 95. Beloved husband of Geraldine, much loved father of Geoff, Penny, Karen, Angela and James and grandfather to their families. The funeral service will be held at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Tuesday 2nd June at 2.30pm. Family flowers only by request but donations to Blackbrook Surgery and/ or Marie Curie Cancer Care may be given at the service or sent c/o H Tredwin & Son Ltd, Funeral Directors, 15 & 17 North Street, Wellington, TA21 8LX. Tel: (01823) 672597.
DODWELL Edward Arthur (Ted), passed away peacefully at Frethey House Nursing Home on 22nd May 2009, aged 90 years. Funeral service will take place at St Michael's Church, Galmington, on Friday 29th May at 10.00am. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for Marie Curie Cancer Care may be sent to E. White and Son Funeral Directors, 138-139 East Reach, Taunton, TA1 3HN.
THORPE Margaret Eileen (always known as Eileen) of Taunton passed away at Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton on Saturday 23rd May 2009, aged 92 years. The funeral service will take place at St George's Church, Wilton on Monday 1st June 2009 at 12.30pm followed by cremation. Family flowers only by request but donations in memory of Eileen for the 'Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund' may be given at the service or sent to E White and Son, Funeral Directors 138/ 139 East Reach, Taunton, TA1 3HN.
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COX. Edna Emily Lillian of Taunton entered peacefully in to the presence of her Lord on 25th May 2009, aged 93 years. Wife of the late Joseph, dearly loved mother of Sheila and Tricia, a much loved grandmother and friend to many. Funeral service to be held at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Monday 1st June at 3.30pm, all are welcome to attend. Flowers are welcome or donations if desired for Wellsprings Chapel can be left at the service or by sending them C/o the Co-operative Funeralcare, 32 Priorswood Road, Taunton, TA2 7PW. Tel: 01823 272139.
CARREAU Jacqui. Wishing you a happy 30th birthday. Have a great day. Lots of love, Helen, Brett & William and Helen, Phil & Ryan xxx
OATEN Sean. Happy 40th birthday on Thursday May 28th. Love you loads, Karen, Gemma and Lauren xxxxx
BAILY. Andrew, Christine and family wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the many letters, cards and personal messages of sympathy received following their sad loss of Bill. Thanks also to those who attended the service and for the wonderful donations of Â£1077.12 to Force Cancer charity. Special thanks to staff at Seaton Hospital and Cherrybrook Cancer Unit, R D & E Hospital, Wonford, for their care of Bill.
O'CONNOR. Ina and family of the late Michael, wish to thank everyone who attended the funeral and for the messages of sympathy and donations received in his memory. Thanks also to the Reverend James Clapham for a lovely service.
KERSLAKE Edward (Ted). The family would like to thank all their friends and neighbours, Dr. T. Eve at St James Surgery, and staff of Coleridge Ward at Musgrove Park Hospital for the attention, flowers and cards we received at this very sad time.
CARPENTER Josh. Countdown's nearly over, 3 days to go! Happy 18th birthday. Love Mum, Zoe, Damien and Brooklyn.
TAUNTON Hannah. Happy 18th birthday on 31st May. Lots of love Mum, Dad, Ben, Rebecca and Felix. xxx
HINTON George. World are you ready! Happy birthday. Lots of love, Mumsie, Dad and Sam.
Musgrove Congratulations Sadie on your 18th birthday on the 30th May. Love Nan, Grandad, Gary, Kelly, Shana and Sophie. xx
DAVEY Congratulations Jack on your 18th birthday on 29th May 2009. Love and best wishes, Nan and Grandad. xxx
DERBE Joyce. The family would like to thank all who attended the funeral service conducted by Tim Hodge with thanks. Thanks also for the kind messages of condolence, the beautiful flowers and donations of Â£412 for the Air Ambulance.
HEMBROW Ann and Alan would like to thank family and so many close, special and long term friends who attended the service for Dorothy and supported us, and for all the cards, donations and kind messages of condolence. Sincere thanks to Kilkenny Court and Mountbatten Nursing Home staff for all the care and love she was given in her later life. A special thanks to Tim Hodge who gave a very heartful and warm service and also to Taunton Funeral service (Alec and Anthony) for their guidance and understanding. Thanks also to Buds n Blooms for the lovely floral spray. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of thanks.
BERRY. Guiseppa (Josie) and Edith would like to thank Lorraine, Grace, Mariella, Francesca, Andrea, all family in England and Italy, neighbours and friends for their kind messages of sympathy, and all those who attended James' funeral. Many thanks also for the kindness shown by nurses and doctors at A&E and to Medical Admissions Unit at Musgrove Park Hospital. Gratitude and thanks also to Doctor Krasuki of Crown Medical Centre for Jim's care over the years. Also the Funeral Directors at Co-operative Funeralcare.
CARREAU To my wonderful wife, Jacqui. Happy 30th! All my love as always for now and forever. Greg. x
CARREAU Happy 30th! Love from Mucker. See you soon! x
CARREAU Jacqui. Happy 30th birthday. Have a great day. Lots of love from all your work colleagues at Bridgwater Mercury and Somerset County Gazette. xxx
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HARRIS f MORGAN Fay and Daniel. Congratulations on the birth of Harvey George, 7lb 5oz, born 1.50am on the 5th of May 2009 at Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton, a welcome brother to Freya. God bless you all with love from Mum and Dad Harris xx.
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ACKLAND f JENKINS Nick & Vicki. Congratulations on safe arrival of Oliver on 18/05/09. A little brother for Harry. Love & kisses, Dad, Mum & Sarah
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KEAL NÃ©e Terrell. Karen and MIke, congratulations on the birth of your beautiful baby daughter, Amelie Lowena, on 20th May 2009. Love Dave, Dionne, Aaliyah and Casey.
SPILLER Congratulations Katie- May and Vernon on the birth of your second son Arthur George, born on Harri's 3rd birthday also at the same weight of 8lb 3oz. Love from the Spiller family. xxx
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COX Edna, passed away on 25th May 2009, aged 93. Much loved nan to Karen and Nick, great nan to Bradley, Scott and Sarah and great great nan to Harrison. She will be greatly missed by us all.
RENNOLDSON Naomi. Happy 18th birthday for 31st May. Have a good night away. Luv you loads, chicken. From Mum, Richard, Jamae, Aaron & Liam xxx Happy 18th birthday, Aunty Nonnie. Luv Laila and Mia-Grace xxx
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DE VOS Patricia Mary de Vos, 31st May 2007. Beloved daughter of Nan and beloved mother and carer of Rose. Loving of God and loving to all. Beautiful and kind. Love you Mum. Till we are together again. Your Rose.
DAVIS Laura. Happy 21st birthday, 27th May. Have a great day. Lots of love Mum and Andy x
FRAMPTON. Winifred. Treasured memories of a wife and mother, died 24th May 2000. Always in our thoughts. John, Jeannette, David and family.
RICE Lesley. Died 29th May 2005. We all have precious memories of you which will never be forgotten in our hearts. Mum and all the family. x
GARDNER. Brian, May 31st. Loving memories of a dear husband, dad and grandad. Still loved and missed so very much. Wife Jean, Peter and Tina. xxx
SWEET. Terry, 2nd June 1986. No more tomorrows for us to share, yesterdays memories are always there. Love, Jen.
GIBBONS. Tom. As I hold you close in memory, although we are apart. Your spirit will live on here within my heart. You are with me always. Love Doreen. xxx
GIBBONS. Tom, 29th May 2007. Remembered always and in my thoughts forever. Miss you Dad. Love Mark.