The Institution of Royal Engineers (InstRE)

Bereavements

Name

Date of Bereavement

Comments

Institution Member

Blythe Sapper

Date Posted

Anne Elizabeth
Beckett
 28 April 2020 Aged 80
After a valiant struggle with poor health over many years. She was the
devoted and very loving wife of Brig. Clive RE for 54 years. Mother of Elizabeth and
Andrew, mother- in-law to Rob and Sara and Grandmother of George, Lorna and
Gillen. Private funeral. Service of Thanksgiving in Stow-on-the-Wold at a later date.
    15 July 2020
22960887
Cpl
John Benjamin Talbot
3 July 2020 Aged 88
Joined the REA in 1997 and was a Life Member of Bournemouth & District Branch.
No No 15 July 2020
449003
Brig Retd
A C D (Chris)
Lloyd
24 April 2020 Died peacefully. Much loved husband of Yvonne, father and grandfather. Will be greatly missed by all. No   3 August 2020
19000229
WO2
Leonard Walter Chandler
29 February 2020 Aged 94
Joined the REA in 1967 and was a Life Member of Andover & Winchester Branch.
 
No No 4 August 2020
24688497
Spr
Clive
Haynes
19 July 2020 Aged 52
Joined the REA in 1985 and was a Life Member of HQ Branch. 
No No 4 August 2020
508351
Maj
James Gilmour Coffey
20 July 2020 Aged 81
Joined the REA in 2008 and was a Life Member of Taunton Branch.
No   4 August 2020
14286436
Spr
John
Cass
26 July 2020
Aged 98 
Joined the REA in 2019 and was a Life Member of Newcastle & District Branch.
 
No No 4 August 2020
14091300
Roy Charles Furber
31 January 2020 Aged 92
Currently no further details known
No   5 August 2020
24108442
Sgt
Anthony John Hamshare
25 July 2020
 Aged 80
Currently no further details known
 
No No 5 August 2020
22547614
Sgt
Robert Joseph Grimley
late 2019 or early 2020  
Currently no further details known
 
No No 5 August 2020
24077742 Gerald
Smith
9 March 2020 Aged 71
Currently no further details known
No   10 August 2020
Cpl
David Richard Whatmore
6 January 2020 Aged 75
Currently no further details known
No No 10 August 2020
24324518
Sgt
Robert Cecil Palmer
20 February 2020 Aged 65
Currently no further details known
No No 10 August 2020
21187325
SSgt
Cyril Charles Cross
 28 February 2020 Aged 89 No No 10 August 2020
24147147
WO2
Robert James Tapp
29 January 2020 Aged 68
Currently no further details known
No No 10 August 2020
1876528 Gordon Gabriel Faucon 24 January 2020 Aged 95
Currently no further details known
No   10 August 2020
24120191
LCpl
Donald F
Cross
8 August 2019
 Aged 69
 
Yes No 10 August 2020
Mrs  Ann Stewart
 widow of
the late
Lt Col Keith Vansittart 
Stewart
who died in 2004
23 April 2020 Currently no further details known
 
  No 12 August 2020
22753953 Donald Lloyd Waite 19 May 2020
Aged 89 
Currently no further details known
 
No   12 August 2020
24179290 Terence George Cook MM 22 April 2019 Aged 65
Currently no further details known
No   12 August 2020
25106532 Patrick Charles Cooke June/July 2019 Aged 40
Currently no further details known
No   12 August 2020
1907288 Norman
Cooper
1 September 2019 Aged 100
Currently no further details known
No   12 August 2020
24475217
 Paul Anthony Jenkins
25 April 2020 Aged 58
Currently no further details known
No No 18 August 2020
24133298
WO2
Graham
Ash
February or March 2020 Aged 70
Currently no further details known
No No 18 August 2020
23565113
Spr
George Albert Kirk
12 September 2019
Aged 82
Currently no further details known
No No 18 August 2020
24085694
WO2
Frederick William Forbes Jobson
11 August 2020 Aged 77
Currently no further details known
No No 19 August 2020
518000
Lt Col
Rhys Anthony Hobley TD
9 August 2020 Aged 74
Joined the REA in 2001 and was a Life Member of Hull & District Branch.
No   24 August 2020
1931880
SSgt
Francis
Kurton
 30 January 2020 Aged 90
Currently no further details known
No No 24 August 2020
William H
Perry
27 July 2019 Aged 91
Currently no further details known
No   24 August 2020
22652936
James
Taylor
4 July 2019 Aged 85
Currently no further details known
No   24 August 2020
1931480
Henry Owen
Williams
9 September 2019 Aged 93
Currently no further details known
No   24 August 2020
24270868
Spr
Stephen
Slater
11 August 2019 Aged 63
Currently no further details known
No   24 August 2020
24098553
Mr John
Slater
5 August 2020 Aged 73
Currently no further details known
No   25 August 2020
22546559
Keith Henry
Pope
6 May 2020 Age 86
Joined the REA in 2003 and was a Life Member of Military Survey (Geo) Branch.
No   25 August 2020
22586394
WO2
Kenneth Owen Coward
29 July 2020 Aged 89
Joined the REA in 1975 and was a Life Member of HQ Branch. 
No   25 August 2020
522956
Maj
R W (Bob) Cawson 
21 July 2020 Aged 74
Currently no further details known
Yes   27 August 2020
 22818232
Sgt
Neil
Butcher
DoD – Unknown (but recent) Aged 85
Currently no further details known
Yes No 11 September 2020
22106580
Spr
John Edward James
18 August 2020 Aged 89
Currently no further details known
No No 14 September 2020
14532553
Cpl
Donald Henry Richardson
20 August 2020 Aged 96
Joined the REA in 2008 and was a Life Member of Bournemouth & District Branch.
No No 14 September 2020
24435198
Spr
John Charles Scott
25 July 2020 Aged 59
Currently no further details known
No No 14 September 2020
22388437
LCpl
Peter
Charlton
21 April 2010 Aged 90
 
No No 14 September 2020
457932
Lt (Retd) T H T Bloomer
Not Known
Aged 83
Currently no further details known
 
Yes   14 September 2020
491293
Lt Col E J Carradus
Not Known Age 89
Currently no further details known
Yes   14 September 2020
Mrs E Coombe
Widow of the late 222695
Col
Brian J
Coombe who died in 1999 
10 August 2020
 Currently no further details known
 
    14 September 2020