Death Notices & Obituaries

William Burtsell

BURTSELL WILLIAM RALPH JOHN Passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 8th 2012 aged 89 years. Reunited, in love, with Vi and Doris. He will be greatly missed by daughter Val, son Brian (Sue), grandchildren Clair (Paul), Jennifer (Graham) and Duncan: great grandchildren Jasmine and Tia: step-daughter Heather (Chris) and step-grandchildren Holly (Mike), Ben, Sophie, Guy and Carl. He is survived by his brother Gordon (Vi) and sisters Marion and Hilda. ---------- Ralph worked in the shipping and aircraft industries: He was a St. John's Ambulance First Aider: a kind, considerate man, always willing to help Family, Friends and Neighbours. He will be remembered for his unfailing generosity, his carved rocking-horses and his beautiful garden. "Tears we will wipe away, memories forever will stay" ---------- The Funeral Service will take place on Monday, 23rd July at Southampton Crematorium, West Chapel at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, can be made to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Jonathan Terry Independent Funeral Directors, 101, Peartree Avenue, Southampton. SO19 7JJ. Tel. (023) 8043 4444 or via



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