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william blessing
rambling sid (IP Logged)
03 March, 2017 10:16
Just to let anyone know who may be interested, William Blessing who used to post regularly on this site, passed away peacefully at home this week. He has been widely commented on, on the bristol and Bath rugby sites.

Re: william blessing
Clarence Parker (IP Logged)
03 March, 2017 21:20
Rest in peace William, and my condolences to your family and many friends.

I truly enjoyed your postings even though they had very little mention of cricket in them, and I felt as if I was cycling alongside you on your rural bike rides in the Somerset countryside.

I located your page of blogs, and feel sure that there is something there for everyone to enjoy.

What do you think?


Re: william blessing
Grockle (IP Logged)
04 March, 2017 10:30
There are more comments on William on the other county news thread. I'll put this there in about 24 hours once people have seen it. Thanks Sid for letting us know.


Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 04/03/2017 10:31 by Grockle.

Re: william blessing
Ajay (IP Logged)
27 March, 2017 09:26
For anyone who may be interested:

The funeral of Derek Rees ( Aka 'William Blessing') will be held on Tuesday 4th April at Canford Crematorium in Bristol at 12.45pm
No flowers but donations to St Peter's Hospice.
Derek was 68 years old.

Re: william blessing
Clarence Parker (IP Logged)
27 March, 2017 11:08
Thank you for that information, Ajay.

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