MR Josh Evans, of North Petherton, died tragically on Friday, October 24, 2008, aged 21.

The funeral, conducted by the Rev Mary Clements, took place at St Mary’s Church, North Petherton.

Bearers were Marcus Stephenson, Luke Oliver, Kieran Natha, Clark Farrell, Karl Farrell, Mike Mullen, Andrew Upfield, Sam Evans, Spencer Frost, Richard Upfield, Alex Evans and Callum Evans.

Family mourners were John and Tracy Evans (parents), Natalie Harris (girlfriend), Daphne Moles, (nan), Audrey Evans (nan), the rest of the family and many friends.

Unable to attend were Clive Pasey, and Stella and George Lutchanch (aunt and uncle in Mauritius).

Tracy, John and Natalie would like to thank everyone who attended Josh’s funeral, also for the donations received to date for Josh’s fund.

We wish to thank our wonderful family and friends, too many to mention for their support, love and kindness during this very sad time.

Special thanks to Rev Mary Clements and Josh’s wonderful family and friends for the incredible service.

Special thanks to John Biffen and his team for their care and attention shown in making the funeral arrangements and being with us every step of the way.

We apologise for any mourners’ names missing due to the vast number who attended Josh’s funeral.

Josh will live in all our hearts forever.

Please accept this as our personal acknowledgment.

Flowers were received by Josh’s close family.

Donations are being accepted for the Josh Evans Trust in aid of diabetes (cheques made payable to H. Biffen & Sons Ltd, who are receiving them in memory of Josh).

The funeral arrangements were carried out by H. Biffen & Sons Ltd, of 32 Wembdon Road, Bridgwater.