The funeral service for Mike Wingrave took place on Wednesday 12th September at Christchurch Parish Church with Mr Christopher Howell officiating. The church organist accompanied the hymns “All things bright and beautiful” and “Abide with me”. Recorded processional music was “Close to you” by The Carpenters, during time of reflection “To where you are” by Josh Groban and recessional music “I will always love you” by Whitney Houston. The tribute was given by Mr Brian Cooper.
The bearers were Mssrs. Luke Jones, Dan Jones, Bruce Jones, Darryl Humphries, Steve Tucker and Brian Cooper.
Following the service committal took place at The Forest of Dean Crematorium, where the music on entry was “A man with a child in his eyes” by Kate Bush and on exit “A white sports car and a pink carnation”
Donations in memory of “Mike” are to benefit Great Western Air Ambulance and these are being received by Ernest Heal & Sons Funeral Directors, 5 South Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Glos GL16 7BH (Please make cheques payable to Ernest Heal & Sons Donations Account)
Family Mourners Mrs Madge Wingrave (wife) Nicky and Bruce Jones (daughter and son in law) Debbie and Darryl Humphries (daughter and son in law) Luke and Dan Jones (grandsons) Donna and David Williams (sister and brother in law) Brian & Wendy Oliver Iris & John Cowley Ken & Joan Humphries Moya Brown (cousin rep Eric) Joanne Roberts (cousin rep Richard & Helen Brown) Bethan & Sioned Roberts (cousins) Lorette & Bernard Stinchcombe Craig and Clare Jones Aliscia Cox Dani Beach
Friends at the church Mrs Diana Nicholls Deb Burris Ann Howell (rep Russell family) Helen Richards (rep Gwyn Richards, Nigel & Mandy Ruck also Philip & Sue Gwynne) Val Morley Carol Farr Mike & Pam Smith Hilary Revill John Ricketts Sue Church Mrs Jean Saunders (rep Mrs Joan Saunders) Frances Powell Shaun Lee (rep family & Amlee Electricals) Clifford Jenkins (rep Maureen Jenkins) Dave Pendrey Nina Wallace Wendy Pomeroy Mr & Mrs Royston Pritchard Marian Barker (McCullagh) Brian & Jill Hayward Pam Elsmore Rowland & Eira Elsmore Josie Smith Judith Parker Mrs Viv Knight John Williams JP (rep Pat Williams) Matthew Hancock (rep Claire Hancock) Gordon Matthews (rep Tim Howell) Tyler Ann Tucker Mr & Mrs Charles Benson Shaun Lloyd Toby Faulkner Brian & Brenda Hawkins Emma Davis (rep Ross Giles) Mrs Mona Parry (rep family) Val Sterrett Sharon & Martin Lanfear Emma Baldwin Mr J. Panting Margaret & Norman Howells Paula Powell Sarah Cooper Marlene & Doug James Mark Fuszard Jay Powell (rep family) Ron Beddis (rep David Price) Gary Martin rep family Hayley Elsmore (rep Dean Elsmore) Violet Sterry Jenny & Mark Westgate Lorraine Davis Mrs Jean Jones (rep Mr Tony Jones) Roger Davey (rep Caroline Davey) Jane & Richard Bowkett Stephen Horne (Oak House) Sarah & Julian Adams Rachael James (rep Darren) Margaret & Graham Yeates (rep Clive Harvey) Mike Wallace Michael & Elizabeth Porter Margaret & Terry Wilce (rep Donna & Martin Harris) Eddy Bradshaw Nigel Tippins (rep Ann & Mike Mayers) Andrew & Sara Jenkins (rep Mrs Iris Jenkins) Peter Wood (rep Janice) Dave Smith (rep Sylvia Smith) Joanne Jenkins (rep S. Jenkins) Lee Jenkins (rep K. Jenkins) Michael Wilkins Charlotte McKenzie – Rep Sally Taylor George Stait – Rep Shaun May & Robert Stait Keith Horrobin & Pam Creed –Rep Kevin & Margaret Horrobin & Families Julian & Sarah Morton Mrs Christine Hodges – Rep Glyn Hodges Mrs Sally Smith Iris Thomas Rep Sling Welcome Club & Linda Melvin John – Rep Kathleen John Samantha Jones Nigel Jenkins Mrs H Guthrie Christine Edmunds Margaret & Paul Morgan Anthony Lloyd Terry & Kay Lloyd – Rep Brian Meme & Family Heather Pomeroy Ann Morris Lawrence & Janet Edmunds Eddie & Lyn Cook Mr & Mrs Watkins Andrew Phipps Cathy, Lawrence & Claire Smith Mr & Mrs Anthony Gwynne Mr & Mrs Dave Leach Mr & Mrs Colin O ‘Dell Sharon Whitehead – Rep Chris Whitehead Terry Osborne – Rep Janet John Henderson Richard Darlington – Rep John Darlington Wayne Preest Roy Sanzen – Baker rep Golf Club Terri Tucker - Rep Nathan Tucker Sheila Beach Rep Shaun & Abbie Beech Edna Buchan Ivor Ellis – Rep Mrs Ellis Albert Weager George Wyatt Donna Giles – Rep Ian Giles Tracy & Wayne Thomson Colin Wilson Nicola Ford George Martin Darren Morgan Sharon Wood – Rep Mr John Wood Fred Jenkins rep Pauline Jenkins Kay & Bob Nelson Gareth Baldwin Mr R Penny – Rep Mr C Punter Peter Watkins Julia Brooks Debbie Priestley Nicky Cooper – Rep Trini Jones Jennifer Fuszard Brian Smith – Rep Terry Preest Jason Walding Esmee Walding Ryan Walding Michael Wadley Steve Wood & Melissa Morgan Dave Rees – Rep Jaime & Gloria Rees Dave Roberts Rep Thelma Roberts Dawn & Andrew Humphries – Rep Brian & Pam Humphries Dave Poyner – Rep Megan Dave Moore – Rep Paul & Stephen Moore Gordon Baldwin Clare & Steve Richards – Rep Hannah Vaughan Mrs Hazel Watkins Mr Walter Methuen Larry & Gill Sterrett Jeremy Norris Malcolm White Sue & Shaun Aldous Cathy Scannell Shaun Perry- Rep Sally- Anne Acres Matt Foxwell – Rep Libby Foxwell Darren & Emma Boston Sylvia Marusic Jenny Repper D W Douglas Elsia Cox Veronica Batts Daniela Peach Ingo Kresse
Apologies Geoff Norris Mr Andrew Edey (postman) Doreen & Tom Howard Christine Tonge Mrs Carol Taylor Mrs Kath Parsons Maurice Hale Jane Russell Miss Helen Davies Eric & Yvonne Coldridge Joe Martin John and Anita Williams Mrs Margaret Smith
Funeral arrangements were made by Ernest Heal & Sons Funeral Directors, 5 South Road, Broadwell, Coleford, Glos GL16 7BH