The death has been announced of Jeff Toon, (Evans House, 1947). Jeff died on 8th
October. His funeral will take place on Friday 8th November at 2.30pm at Gilroes.
Afterwards there will be a funeral tea at Heathley Park (just nextdoor).
If anyone would like to attend, you will be very welcome, but it would be helpful
to know an idea of numbers for catering. Please contact me via this link and I will
let the family know you are coming. Click here.
Sadly I have to inform you that Rosemary Middleton nee Palmer died on 02/10/19 with
her family by her side.
Rosemary’s funeral. It will be held at 2.00p.m. on Tuesday 5th November at St Swithun’s
Church, Main St, Woodborough, Notts, followed by burial and then refreshments will
be served in the Village Hall.
The death on 03/09/19 of our Founder Member and long serving Committee Member Anne
Jones was announced previously. Anne’s funeral will took place on Monday 7th October
at Blaby Church, 1pm, followed by Countesthorpe Crematorium at 2pm. Afternoon tea
was then served at the Dog & Gun in Kilby. The DGSA was well represented at all stages
of the proceedings.
Eleanor Rose Tipler, known as Lynne, died on 30th August. She was 84 years old.
Mrs Tipler, was Head of PE and Games at Dixie and then on to Bosworth College from
1968. Her funeral took place on 17th September at South Leicester Crematorium, Countesthorpe.
Her love of Sports was reflected by the playing of the theme tune to Match of the
Day at the end of the Service!!
A card has been sent to her family passing on the condolences of the DGSA and naming
former pupils who remember her fondly.