Slipped quietly away on December 29th. He was 83 and had fought long and hard to stay with us. His stoicism, good humour and warmth were what kept him going throughout. He was dearly loved and is hugely missed by all his family and friends. Funeral is to be held at the Sacred Heart R/C Church, Henley-on-Thames on Thursday, January 19th at11.00 a.m. Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to Oxfam or The Stroke Association sent c/o Tomalin & Son, Anderson House, 38 Reading Road, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon, RG9 1AG. Telephone: 01491 573370.