RIP

Richard Long-Fox, RIP

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in prayers, RIP | 0 comments

It is with sadness, but trusting in the loving mercy of God that we advise Richard Long-Fox died peacefully on Friday 23 February 2018. He died after a short acute illness at the Nursing Home where he had been living since last October. His daughters, Judy, Sadie and Alice, thank everyone for the prayers and kind messages sent last autumn when Richard was first unwell. Richard worked successfully as the CA Hospitalité Treasurer for six years until 2012. Richard also volunteered as a brancardier for many years up till recently. The funeral details are below. Please keep Richard and his family in your prayers. May he rest in peace and rise in glory! Funeral arrangements There will be a requiem mass for Richard on Friday 23 March 2018 11:30am, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6JR. Family flowers only. If desired, donations to The Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture (registered Charity no. 1000340). Private Cremation. Tisbury has a rail station on the line from London Waterloo to Exeter. To allow planning for refreshments, if you are planning to attend, or if you have any other enquiries, please...

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John Holden, RIP

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017 in RIP | 0 comments

It is with sadness, but trusting in the loving mercy of God that we advise that John Holden died this week. John was known for his kindness, his dedication to the comfort and well-being of our assisted pilgrims and for his long and continued support of the Stonyhurst Pilgrimage Trust and the CA. John was a member of the ward team for many years. He died on Sunday 1 October following a stroke. His wife Rita has informed us that the funeral will be in St Peter’s Church, Stonyhurst at 11.00am on Saturday 7th October. Please pray for John, for his wife, Rita, and for his family and friends. May he rest in peace and rise in...

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Mike Elmore, RIP

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in RIP | 3 comments

  It is with sadness, but trusting in the loving mercy of God that we advise that Mike Elmore died last night. Mike had been with the CA and East Anglia Diocese as an AP for many years. Mike, along with his wife Jane, were prayer members too. Mike hasn’t been able to travel with us for a few years due to age and ill health. Please pray for Mike, for his wife Jane, and his children, family and friends. May he rest in peace and rise in...

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Celia Depuis, RIP

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in RIP | 0 comments

  It is with sadness, but trusting in the loving mercy of God that we advise Celia Depuis died on Thursday 6 April 2017. Celia has been with the CA and Portsmouth Diocese as a nurse for many years. She hasn’t been able to travel with us for a few years due to age and ill health. Please pray for Celia, and for her family and friends. May she rest in peace and rise in...

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Fr Cyril Elkington, RIP

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in RIP | 0 comments

It is with sadness, but trusting in the loving mercy of God that we advise that Father Cyril Elkington died on Saturday 11 March. Fr Cyril was a long-standing member of the Hospitalite and for a long time was the deputy director to Raymond Lawrence who was the Pilgrimage Director. In later years, he came with us as a hotel AP. He was a priest for Southwark Archdiocese and celebrated his 90th birthday last year. He was a lovely man and a great priest. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Please pray for Fr Cyril, and for his family and friends. May he rest in peace and rise in...

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Fr David Hutton, RIP

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in RIP | 0 comments

From Fr Philip Glandfield: “It is with sadness that I have to let you know that Fr David Hutton, formerly the Southwark Diocesan Pilgrimage Director (Nov 1999 to August 2008) died on the 1st March, Ash Wednesday, following the return of his cancer some months ago.” Please pray for Fr David, his family and his friends. May he rest in peace and rise in glory!

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