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Ted Humphreys, CBE.

(07/10/1934 - 20/12/2020)

On Sunday, 20th December, Ted died aged 86 years at home of illness bravely borne.  Pat, his beloved wife of 60 years, and his dear daughters Melanie and Nicola were at his bedside.  Father-in-law to Tim Moxey and Philip Randall, and cherished grandfather to Olivia, Hugo, Cressida and Emilia.

Ted enjoyed a long career in flour milling and achieved directorship of Dalgety and presidency of NABIM.  He was a member of Rotary and chairman of Probus.  Through his career and personal commitments, he made life-long friends.

Due to the current restrictions, the funeral will be private.  We request family flowers only but will invite donations to the Woking & Sam Beare Hospice in his name.

Charity Donation In Memory of Ted Humphreys, CBE.

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Woking Hospice Donations

Anonymous

£25.00 + £6.25 Gift Aid


Judy and Michael Hawtin

In memory of Ted Humphreys - a fine man and true friend.

£30.00 + £7.50 Gift Aid


Anonymous

£50.00 + £12.50 Gift Aid


J Christodoulides

Lots of love from Judith, Nicos, Jonathan and Kristian x

£100.00 + £25.00 Gift Aid


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Ann Bishop

To Lisa and all at Greenwood’s
Thank you for all the care and professionalism you have shown whilst caring for my Dad.
Thanks also for being so wonderful whilst looking after Diane and me, we are so grateful,
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Just a short note from all of us to say “Thank You” for all the effort that you applied to ensure that Sarah’s funeral passed so seamlessly.

If it can be described as a “Great Day” (which I know will sound odd) I mean it purely in terms of the balance between sadness and celebration was met – that also the weather was perfect, the co-ordination between service and committal was excellent, the flowers so beautiful and everyone played their part so well. It was largely down to you that it did work so well.

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Barry, Jemma, Matthew, Josie and William

“You make an extremely difficult time easier. Dad’s service was very fitting and I was so pleased to see him dressed in his uniform and hold his had one last time, Jess you did a lovely job. Thank you so so much.”

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Sarah

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