The death on 03/09/19 of our Founder Member and long serving Committee Member Anne
Jones has been announced. Anne’s funeral will take place on Monday 7th October at
Blaby Church, 1pm, followed by Countesthorpe Crematorium at 2pm. Afternoon tea will
then be served at the Dog & Gun in Kilby.… more information to follow.
The death has been announced of Anne Flavell. Anne passed away on 10th March aged
A celebration of Anne’s life was held at the Western Isles Hotel, Tobermory on Saturday
23rd March. Loud shirts and silly hats were worn as Anne would have wanted.
The death has been announced in the Leicester Mercury of former pupil Janet Bateson,
nee Geary. Janet joined the School in 1954. Sadly Janet passed away on 3rd March.
Her funeral service took place at St. John’s Church, Dormansland, on the 5th April.
The sudden death has been announced of DGSA member Eric Dickens. Eric joined Dixie
in Johnson House in 1964. He died on the 9th January. His funeral was held at 11.00
a.m. on Friday 1st February at St Bartholomew’s Church in Kirby Muxloe and was followed
by a private committal. The Association was represented.
Frank Mugglestone passed away on Friday, January 4th, 2019 aged 94. Frank was born
in Swinton, Yorkshire on July 22, 1924. He is survived by his wife Betty, daughters
Philippa and Anne, and granddaughter Amanda. A funeral service was held on Tuesday,
January 22, 2019.