The Institution of Royal Engineers (InstRE)

Bereavements

Name

Date of Bereavement

Comments

Institution Member

Blythe Sapper

Date Posted

Maj JM (Mike) Allen MBE 8 April 2017  Aged 81
Died peacefully at Christchurch Hospital.  Beloved husband of Annette and much loved father of Richard, Julian and Mark and loving grandfather.
Yes No 25 April 2017
Mrs I M Anderson (widow of Col RFN Anderson) 18 April 2017 Currently no further details known     25 April 2017
24108667 WO2 Michael Anthony McLoughlin 10 April 2017 Aged 67
Currently no further details known
No No 25 April 2017
Lt Col BS Jarvis MC 11 January 2017 Aged 96
Currently no further details known
No No 26 April 2017
22782571 WO2 Brian Cazaly 16 March 2017 Aged 79
Joined the REA in 1967 and was a Life Member of Airborne Engineers Branch.
No No 3 May 2017
1953078 SSgt Desmond James Thomas Curtis 10 April 2017 Aged 92
Joined the REA in 2006 and was a former Chairman of Crewe Branch.
No No 3 May 2017
Capt (Retd) Christoper Gerald Clive Brousson 9 April 2017 Aged 77
Currently no further details known
Yes No 16 May 2017
22999413 WO1 Jack Musther 30 April 2017  Currently no further details known No No 16 May 2017
Capt (Retd) Ray Samuel Atkinson 6 February 2017 Aged 77
Command Accountant BFPO HQ 1990 to 1996.   After long fight with cancer.  Survived by Sheila.  Beloved husband, father & grandfather.   A true gentleman. Sadly missed by all. 
No No 16 May 2017
23674534 LCpl Brian Cutler 2 January 2017 Aged 76.  
Joined the REA in 2005 and was a Life Member of Southampton & District Branch.
No No 16 May 2017
24009439 Spr Maurice Worstenholme February/March 2017   Currently no further details known No No 17 May 2017
2079368 WO2 Eric Alan Garner (In-Pensioner at the Royal Hospital Chelsea) 28 April 2017 Aged 96
  Currently no further details known
No No 17 May 2017
23701426 LCpl George Alexander Whitson 21 November 2016 Aged 75
  Currently no further details known
No No 17 May 2017
22595740 Spr Alexander Sutherland Miller 15 March 2017 Aged 87
Joined the REA in 1992 and was a Life Member of Highlands & Islands Branch.
No No 17 May 2017
23260825 Spr Graham Charles Botterill 19 April 2017 Aged 79
 Currently no further details known
No No 17 May 2017
24861092 Cpl Richard Ian Palmer 26 April 2017 Aged 44 
Joined the REA in 1992 and was a Life Member of Bedford Branch.
Yes No 17 May 2017
24585507 Hugh Stewart McGregor 27 March 2017 Aged 53
 Currently no further details known 
No No 22 May 2017
23973941 Spr Roy Hall 3 May 2017 Aged 69
 Currently no further details known
No No 24 May 2017
23076612 Cpl Stanley George Bailey Thought to have died either February or March 2017 Aged 81
Currently no further details known
No No 24 May 2017
24648832 Cpl George Alexander Bateman 22 March 2017 Aged 50
Joined the REA in 1984 and was a Life Member of Glasgow Branch.
No No 31 May 2017
3218527 Cpl Lemuel Gallyer 16 May 2017 Aged 80
Joined the REA in 1997 and was President of St Helens Branch.
No No 31 May 2017
2078151 Cpl Robert Samuel Frederick King 3 May 2017 Aged 96
Joined the REA in 1946 and was a Life Member of Bath & West Wilts Branch.
No No 31 May 2017
14420415 Spr Albert Joseph Homes 10 February 2017 Aged 91
Joined the REA in 1947 and was a Life Member of Central London Branch.
No No 2 June 2017
22977504 Spr Antony John Zaitzeff 14 April 2017 Aged 80
Joined the REA in 2009 and was a Life Member of Central London Branch.
No No 2 June 2017
14660590 Sgt Harry Sigsworth 18 March 2017 Aged 91
Joined the REA in 1955 and was a Life Member of Wakefield Branch.
No No 5 June 2017
14243193 Sgt Arthur Inkin 16 April 2017 Aged 93
Currently no further details known
No No 5 June 2017
Maj (Retd) John Hereward Hoare 28 April 2017 Aged 96
Currently no further details known
Yes No 5 June 2017
22828320 Michael William Peter Willis 14 May 2017 Currently no further details known No No 5 June 2017
23513124 Spr Gerald Rooney 26 April 2017 Aged 78
Joined the REA in 1989 and was a Life Member of Long Marston Branch.
No No 5 June 2017
14914466 Spr Douglas Alan Bishop 14 May 2017  Aged 90
Joined the REA in 2010 and was a Life Member of Bomb Disposal Branch.
No No 6 June 2017
23129228 Spr Raymond William Davies 11 March 2017 Aged 80 
Was a Life Member of Bomb Disposal Branch.
No No 6 June 2017
22538589 WO2 Roland Lesley Clarke 16 May 2017 Aged 90
Currently no further details known
No No 6 June 2017

Brig (Retd) Richard Arthur Blomfield

11 March 2017 Aged 87
Service of Thanksgiving Thu 15 June 2017 1400hrs. Royal Memorial Chapel, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Yes No 7 June 2017
426999 Lt Col Anthony Philip Sartain 12 May 2017 Aged 86
Currently no further details known
Yes No 9 June 2017
23940278 Cpl John Leyton Grimshaw 30 May 2017 Aged 73
Joined the REA in 1962 and was a Life Member of Swindon Branch.
No No 12 June 2017
540229 Capt James Richard Jowett 9 June 2017  Aged 67
Joined the REA in 1973 and was a Life Member of Postal & Courier Branch.
No No 22 June 2017
2181925 Cpl Andrew Rae Stevenson 15 November 2016
 Aged 99
Currently no further details known

 
No No 22 June 2017
532620 Maj Steven Smith MBE 11 June 2017 Aged 64
Joined the REA in 2009 and was a Life Member of Commando Engineers Branch.
No No 22 June 2017
23530146 Spr William Greaves 30 January 2012 Aged 73
Joined the REA in 1984 and was a Life Member of Sheffield Branch.
No No 22 June 2017