Western Telegraph death notice for May 11
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Eileen Anne Towler (Née Williams. Hook)
The death occurred peacefully at Withybush Hospital on March 23, 2022 after a short illness which Eileen endured with courage and dignity. Eileen is survived by her brother Ralph and her sister-in-law Avril and her cousins Vivienne, Anita, Barbara and their respective children.
The funeral took place on April 19, 2022 at Gwyn Park Crematorium Narberth where the casket was carried by Derrick and Adam Thomas, Robert Vaughan and James Picton. The service was led by the Reverend Geoffrey Eynon.
There were only family flowers but donations, if desired, can be directed to John Roberts & Son of Pembroke Dock instead of Ward 4 Withybush Hospital.
Eileen was born in Hook Pembrokeshire on December 19, 1933, the second child of Hilda and Charles Williams. After leaving school, Eileen trained as a payroll clerk, with a career spanning decades in Pembrokeshire and Manchester. Eileen lived and worked in Manchester until her retirement and return to Pembrokeshire in 2000.
Eileen devoted her life to caring for her mother until she sadly passed away at the age of 98. Eileen was a member of several social clubs and she was enjoying life to the fullest.
The family would like to thank Ward 4 staff for the kindness shown to Eileen in the last four months of her life, Reverend Geoffrey Eynon for leading the service, John Roberts & Son Funeral Directors for her dignity and his kindness ; Haverfordwest Cricket Club for the restoration of the funeral tea, Derrick Thomas for his support and help with the funeral arrangements; to friends and family near and far for their many cards, messages and support for Ralph and Avril during Eileen’s illness and sad passing.
John Neil Lumsden
Neil died at home on May 1, 2022, aged 93. Beloved husband of the late Norma (Evans). He will be sadly missed by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at Park Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth at 3.15pm on Friday 20th May. No flowers by request but donations payable to the ‘Paul Sartori Foundation’ c/o John Roberts & Son Funeral Directors, 51 Bush Street, Pembroke Dock, SA72 6AN
Miss Christina Mary Lewis (Netherlands)
The death occurred peacefully at Williamston Nursing Home, Houghton on Sunday May 1, 2022 of Miss Christina Mary Lewis, aged 92, of Kensington Road, Neyland. Marie was much loved and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
The funeral will take place on Monday May 16 at approximately 11:30 a.m. at Honeyborough Cemetery, Neyland. Family flowers only, donations in lieu of the British Red Cross can be made on their website www.redcross.org.uk. All inquiries to Tom Newing & Sons Ltd., Milford Haven. Tel: 01646 693180.
Mr. Glanville Thomas Lewis (Glan) Rees (Newport)
Passed away peacefully on May 1 at home with his family. Beloved husband of Ann. Father of Aled and Osian. Leanne and Mary’s stepfather. ‘Dac’ to Seren, Gruff, Orlaith and Eleri.
Private funeral at Narberth Crematorium followed by a public service at Ebeneser Chapel, Newport on Saturday May 14 at 1pm. Family flowers only. Donations may be made, if desired, to the Paul Sartori Foundation via Paul Jenkins & Sons Funeral Directors, Feidr Castell, Fishguard, SA65 9BB. Tel: 01348 873250.
Bu farw yn dawel, ddydd Sul Mai 1af, gartref gyda’i deulu. Priod annwyl Ann. Tad i Aled ac Osian. Tad yng nghyfraith and Leanne has Mary. ‘Dac’ i Seren, Gruff, Orlaith ac Eleri.
Angladd breifat yn Amlosgfa Arberth i’w ddilyn gan wasanaeth gyhoeddus yng Nghapel Ebeneser, Trefdraeth ar ddydd Sadwrn, 14eg o Fai am 1.00 y prynhawn. Blodau’r teulu’n unig. Derbynnir cyfraniadau, os dymunir, tuag at y Paul Sartori Foundation drwy law Paul Jenkins a’i Feibion Trefnwyr Angladdau, Feidr Castell, Abergwaun, SA65 9BB. Telephone: 01348 873250.
John Percy ‘Percy’ Powell (Haverfordwest)
Percy died May 7 at home with his 81-year-old daughters Beverley, Lorraine and Claire.
Funeral on Friday, May 20 at 1:45 p.m. at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth. Donations, if desired, for the Paul Sartori Foundation may be sent to the attention of the Treasurer, Paul Sartori House, Winch Lane, Haverfordwest, SA61 1RP. All inquiries to Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors (01437) 763821.
Mr. Gerald Charles Thomas (Milford Haven)
The death passed away peacefully at Withybush Hospital, Haverfordwest, on Thursday April 28, of Mr Gerald Charles Thomas, aged 75, of Nelson Avenue, Hakin, Milford Haven. Devoted husband of the late Edith, Gerry was much loved and will be dearly missed by his devoted family and friends.
Funeral services will be Friday, May 13 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Church, Milford Haven, followed by interment at Milford Haven Cemetery. At Gerry’s request, please dress casually. Floral tributes will be gratefully accepted or donations, if desired, can be sent to the National Deaf Children’s Society, Castle House, 3745 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4LS. All inquiries to Tom Newing & Sons Ltd., Undertakers, Milford Haven. Telephone 01646 693180
Roy Mark Downing (Wiston)
Formerly from Stoke on Trent, Roy died peacefully at Glangwili General Hospital, Carmarthen on May 1, 2022, aged 84. Much loved, he will be missed by all his family and many friends.
Funeral, Tuesday, May 17, 12 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Wiston. Family flowers only. Donations in Roy’s memory for the Padarn Ward, Glangwili General Hospital can be sent to Mrs P. Downing, Potters Barn, Wiston, Haverfordwest, SA62 4PT. All inquiries from Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors (01437 763821)
Mr. David Griffiths ‘Dai Sparks’ (Solva)
Passed away peacefully at his home on May 5 at the age of 83. Much loved father and stepfather to Mark and Rachel. A devoted and much loved Dacu to William and Elin, Zoe and Steff and Ethan. Aneurin’s great-grandfather.
Funeral service at Gwyn Park Crematorium on Wednesday, May 18 at 11:30 a.m. No flowers with donations if desired for Ward 10 Withybush Hospital c/o WGBernard Mathias & Daughter, Funeral Directors, 64 New Street, St. Davids, SA62 6SU
Janet Edwards (Haverford West)
Janet died at home surrounded by her family on April 22, 2022 at the age of 57. Much loved, she will be greatly missed by all her family and many friends.
Private funeral service. Janet will leave her home at 12:20 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2022 for all those who wish to pay their last respects. All inquiries to Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors (01437) 763821.
Ms. Dev Johnson (Fishguard)
Peacefully on Thursday, April 28 at Langton Hall, Dev of Fishguard. Beloved mother of Mags & Woody, Paul & Debbie, Peter & Wilmott and the late Gary, beloved grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt.
No funeral service at Dev’s request. Donation in lieu if desired, payable to ‘Fishguard & District Round Table’ c/o Paul Jenkins & Sons, Feidr Castell, Fishguard, SA65 9BB. Tel – 01348 873250.
Mrs. Wendy Delaney (Pembroke Dock)
The death occurred at Withybush Hospital on Monday May 2, 2022 of Mrs Wendy Delaney, aged 72 of Sycamore Street, Pembroke Dock. Wendy will be greatly missed by all of her family and many friends.
The funeral will be on Tuesday 17th May at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth at 12.15pm. There will be family flowers only with donations if desired for the Tibet Relief Fund (https://tibetrelieffund.co.uk/). Funeral arrangements will be made by EC Thomas & Son Funeral Directors, 21 Main Street, Pembroke SA71 4JS (01646) 682680 & Zoar Chapel Funeral Home, Llanteg, Narberth SA67 8QH (01834) 831876
Joy Evans (Llanreithan)
Died suddenly on April 30 at the age of 87. Wife of the late Phil Evans. Much loved mum to Peter, Jane and Helen, devoted grandma and great-grandma.
Private family service. Donations, if desired in Joy’s memory, for Guillain-Barre and Associated Inflammatory Neuropathies (gain) may be made c/o WG Bernard Mathias & Daughter, 62 New Street, St. Davids, SA62 6SU
Mary Margaret Jenkins (Haverford West)
passed away peacefully at Brooklands Nursing & Residential Home on April 26, 2022 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Ieuan and beloved mother of Meuryn, Meirwen and Delyth. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Mary spent many happy years as a teaching assistant at Hayscastle Primary School.
The funeral took place on Tuesday May 10 at 2.30 p.m. at Gwyn Park Crematorium, Narberth. There were only family flowers. Donations in Mary’s memory for Age Cymru Dyfed can be sent c/o Age Cymru Dyfed, 27 Pier Street, Aberystwyth, SY23 2LN or online www.ageuk.org.uk All inquiries to Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors (01437 763821)
Mr. Tony Peters (Letterston)
Suddenly but peacefully at home on Thursday, April 28, Tony from Letterston. Beloved husband of Cynthia.
Funeral service on Monday May 16 at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth at 3:15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, are payable to ‘The Gurkha Welfare Trust’ c/o Paul Jenkins & Sons, Funeral Directors, Feidr Castell, Fishguard, SA65 9BB. Tel – 01348 873250
Robert Killa (Haverford West)
Robert died at his home on April 25, 2022 at the age of 52. Much loved, he will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends.
Family flowers only. Funeral service, Monday, May 16, 12 noon at St. Ismael’s Church, Uzmaston, Haverfordwest followed by interment at 1 p.m. at Gwyn Park Crematorium, Narberth. All inquiries to Roy Folland & Son Funeral Directors (01437) 763821.
Gwyneth Peregrine Johnson (Penrhiw)
Yn dawel yn Ysbyty Glangwili ar y 4ydd o Fai, hunodd Gwyneth Johnson, Penrhiw, Boncath, gynt o Trecernydd Glanrhyd. Priod annwyl i Gareth, mam gariadus i Sera ac Aled a’u partneriaid Dylan a Malin. Mam-gu hoffus Gwion, Owain, Loti a Gwennan a chwaer i Etta.
Angladd gyhoeaddus ar Ddydd Gwener, MAi 13eg yn Amlosgfa Gwyn Park, Arbeth am 12:15 y prynhawn. Blodau teulu yn unig. Rhoddion os dymunir i Ymatebydd Cyntaf Crymych trwy ddwylo’r trefnydd angladdau Ceiwryn John, Noyadd, Eglwyswrw, Crymych Rhif ffon 01239 891679
Peacefully at Glangwili Hospital, May 4th saw the passing of Gwyneth Johnson Penrhiw, Boncath, previously of Trecernydd, Glanrhyd. Dear wife of Gareth, loving mother of Sera and Aled and their partners Dylan and Malin. Grandmother of Gwion, Owain, Loti and Gwennan, sister of Etta.
Public funeral on Friday May 13 at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth at 12:15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Crymych First Responder, kindly received by Funeral Director Ceirwyn John, Noyadd, Eglwyswrw, Crymych Telephone 01239 891679