aged 90, peacefully in Reading on 11 June after a short illness. Engineer, athlete, writer, philatelist, enthusiast.
Beloved father of Douglas, father-in-law of Anne-Thérèse and grandfather of Kilda, Greta and Ivan.
Tom’s varied and precious life will be celebrated with his friends and family in August.
Details from Tomalin and Sons Ltd (firstname.lastname@example.org).No flowers please but donations to Macmillan Cancer Support via thomas-carpenter.muchloved.com