John Buckland (Passed away 25 Jun 2017)

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Funeral Service

Location
Sacred Heart Catholic Church North Road Bideford EX39 2NW
Date
21st Jul 2017
Time
12.45pm
Funeral Director
Braddicks & Sherborne, Bideford

Funeral Reception

Location
Crealock ArmsLittlehamEX39 5HN
Date
21st Jul 2017
Time
2pm

JOHN MICHAEL BUCKLAND
Passed away peacefully at home, with his family, after a long illness on Sunday 25th June 2017, aged 76. A very special husband to Marie, a loved father to David & Jacky and an adored granddad of Matt, Claire & Adam. Funeral service will be held at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Bideford on Friday 21st July at 12.45pm followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, will be divided between
Over & Above (Seamoor Unit), the North Devon Hospice and Marie Curie by retiring collection or c/o Braddicks & Sherborne Funeral Directors, No 1 Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AF (01237) 477222.

John & Lorraine Pennington donated in memory of John

In memory of a wonderful neighbour & friend who we will miss. Rest in peace, John.

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Darrin Beresford donated £50 in memory of John

In loving memory of John, he will be missed.

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Roy & Jackie Wyatt donated £30 in memory of John

A dear friend who will be sadly missed

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Andrea Arkless wrote

John was such a lovely man with a great sense of humour. Working with him was inspirational and always good fun. Really glad I got to speak to him at the beginning of July. Sending thoughts to all the family.

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Christopher Harris donated £50 in memory of John

We had some great times working together.A lovely man with a warm personality and a great sense of humour. He will be sorely missed .

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Chris Edwards donated £50 in memory of John

In loving memory of our great friend John.

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Ann & Kath Tomkins & Heckman donated in memory of John

Dear John , Kath & I saw you arrive for Mass each Sunday,you always gave us a smile in spite of your pain.You fought it all the way with much pride and dignity.Such a very nice man. Rest in Peace.

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Wayne & Sonia Hobbs donated £20 in memory of John

John was one of life’s true gentlemen.

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Ian & Gloria Sharp wrote

Our visits to Bideford will not be the same without a joke and a smile from John - we will miss him.

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Angie Dickinson wrote

A great man with an even greater sense of humour. I shall always remember how supportive he was of our community here at Gata Residencial and how he always showed a keen interest in what was going on locally. Sending love to all the family xxxxx

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Geoff and Jane Baker wrote

Many fond memories both in UK and Spain of times we spent together, the most recent being at The Cot restaurant in Tiverton.

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Wilf Smith posted a picture

Happy time in Spain

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Juliet & Wilf wrote

We have so many happy memories of our dear friend John

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John and Mary Truran wrote

To a very good friend and my fellow guitar player. I shall miss our music sessions and your great sense of humour.

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FERNANDO wrote

Hola John,

Con estas palabras te quiero dar las gracias por tu amistad que me has dado gracias por haber sido una bellisima persona me has hecho mucho reir tenias un buen sentido de humor siempre me recordare de ti donde vas veras mis hermanos Rafael ,Andres,i mi primo Migel que se fue hace poco veras ellos seran tus amigos en el cielo .

Un beso i un abrazo muy fuerte de tu pequeño amigo español

FERNANDO


Hi John,

With these words I want to thank you for your friendship that you have given me, thanks for being a beautiful person, you have made me laugh a lot you had a good sense of humour. I will always remember you where you will see my brothers Rafael, Andres, and my cousin Migel, who left recently will see they will be your friends in the sky.

A kiss and a very strong hug from your little Spanish friend

FERNANDO

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