Here are the death announcements carried in the Standard this week.

John Galpin Dodds

Peacefully on October 5, in Fairford, aged 95 years.

Much loved husband of Dawn and father of Ken, Chris, Nigel, Peter, Jeremy, Philip, and Julia.

The funeral service has taken place at St. Mary’s Church, Fairford.

Donations may be given in memory of John for Cancer Research UK.

C/o Cowley & Son Ltd Independent Funeral Directors, Triangle House, 62 Victoria Road, Cirencester, GL7 1ES. Tel 01285 653298.

Roderick Peter Griffin ‘Rod’

Slipped away suddenly but peacefully at Gloucester Royal Hospital on Thursday, October 1, aged 72 years, in the loving arms of his devoted wife Sue.

Much loved father to Mark, Michelle, Garry and Jason.

Grandfather and great grandfather.

Private family funeral due to present circumstances on Wednesday, October 21, at Cheltenham Crematorium.

Those attending please wear something red.

Donations if desired to Blue Cross, Animal Welfare Charity.

C/o Cowley & Son Ltd Independent Funeral Directors, 62 Victoria Rd, Cirencester GL7 1ES. Tel 01285 653298.

Pieter L Peursum

Passed away at home on September 29, surrounded by his family aged 87 years.

Living in Southsea Portsmouth, a longtime resident of Lechlade-on-Thames.

Originally from Sliedrecht in the Netherlands.

Husband to Monica of 65 years.

Father of Mark, Sylvan and Naomi.

Grandfather to Robert, Christina, Sam, Joe, Sophie, Abi, Arie.

Great grandfather to Anden, Kingston, Sofia, Mila, Borden.

Brother of Liny and Leni.

Private family funeral was held in Portsmouth on Friday, October 16.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Alzheimer’s Society or Tearfund.

Peter Godfrey Wallington

Sadly passed away peacefully on October 5, 2020 at the Four Seasons Care Home, aged 78 years.

Beloved husband of Patricia, (deceased) known as Pat.

Peter will be sadly missed.

Funeral Friday, October 23, 11.15am at Kingsdown Crematorium, Kingsdown Road, Swindon SN25 6SG.

Enquiries Pearce Funeral Services, 92 Ermin Street, Swindon SN3 4NN Tel: 01793 832072.

James Sydney Webb

Of Arlington Green, Bibury, passed away suddenly at home on Sunday, October 4, aged 74 years.

A beloved husband to Norma, a much loved father to Jason, Lindsay and Jessica and a proud and loving grandfather.

He will be greatly missed but fondly remembered by all who knew him.

Funeral service to take place on Monday, October 19, 2020.

Due to current circumstances please direct all service enquiries to the funeral director.

Donations in lieu of flowers will benefit The British Heart Foundation.

C/o Cowley & Son Ltd Independent Funeral Directors, Triangle House, 62 Victoria Road, Cirencester GL7 1ES. Tel 01285 653298.

Bob Winney ‘Robert’

Of Fairford, peacefully on October 4, 2020 aged 89.

Much loved husband of the late Sheila, dad to Linda, grampy to Hayley and Robert and great grampy to Oliver and Emma.

Family flowers only but if you’d like to give a donation they will be split between Fairford Town Charity & The League of Friends of Fairford Hospital c/o A Slade & Son 35 Dyer Street Cirencester GL7 2PP. 01285 656336.


Oliver Stevenson (Olli)

Oliver’s family would like to thank everyone for their cards, flowers, messages, gifts, tributes and donations.

Thank you to all who were able to attend the funeral and everyone who came to Cirencester market place for the guide dog guard of honour on the day.

Grateful thanks to all at Co-operative Funeral Care for arranging a wonderful send off.

In Memoriam

Eva Curtis


Always remembered.

Love Tim and Andrea, Lin and Bob, Pam and Brian and families

David Edwards

Cherished memories and fondest love,

Iona, Davona and Steve

Rose Pitts

October 16, 2019

In our hearts you stay

loved and remembered every day

Miss you mum, Sue, Arthur, Robert, Becca