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Ennerdale Lodge No.4216
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In Memoriam
In Memoriam

Brethren who have passed to the Grand Lodge above
We remember with affection those Brethren who have practised the Craft, shaped our Province and who have now passed to the Grand Lodge above. Sadly, Brethren have passed on since we began our online database in 2004.

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W. Bro James William (Jimmy) Ivinson, PPJGW on 15 January 2018
Belted Will Lodge 3189
Brethren, it is with regret that I inform you that W. Bro Ivinson sadly passed to the Grand Lodge Above on Monday 15th January 2018. Jimmy was an active and valued member, Past Master and Trustee of Belted Will Lodge and a companion in the Belted Will Chapter. He will be greatly missed. His funeral will take place at: St Martins Church Brampton on Friday 26th January 2018 at 1pm.
John Corbishley, ProvGAlm, PPrJGW on 20 May 2016
Helvellyn Lodge No.8979
St Michaels Chapter 8454 ProvGAlm; PPrGSN; MEZ 2008 Chapter of Regularity 339 Installed Principals Chapter 8071 Inglewood Mark Lodge 462 PPrGJW; WM 2003 Golden Jubilee Lodge 1821; WM 2008 Arthur French Sewell Lodge 1814; WM 2012 Inglewood Lodge of RAM; PrRAMGR; WC 2008 St Herbert's RAM Lodge 452 Cumbria & the Borders R&S 199 PGSwdB; TIM 2009 Westmorland Council 317 St Leonard Conclave RCC 276 W. Bro. John Passed to the GLA after a long illness but he was never without a smile on his face. A very active and involved Mason who will be sadly missed. The Funeral will be held at St Barnabas Church, Great Strickland CA10 3AX at 11am on Friday 27th May after which there will be a Private Cremation. If desired donations in memory of John may be made to The Masonic Charitable Foundation and left at the service or sent c/o Walkers Funeral Directors, Tynefield House, Penrith, CA11 8HY
Ron Thompson, Ill.Bro. on 06 April 2016
West Cumbrian Rose Croix Chapter No.346
Princes it is my sad duty to inform you of the death of Ill.Bro.Ron Thompson. I am unaware of Funeral arrangements as yet, but when I know, you will know.
Alfred Routledge, PGSO, PDPGM on 04 October 2015
Sun & Sector Lodge 962
It is with sadness that I have to inform you of the death of V.W.Bro. Alfred Routledge, PGSO, PDPGM, who passed away on the morning of Sunday 4th October 2015 after a short stay in hospital. V.W.Bro. Routledge was a tireless and hardworking Brother for the Mark Province of Cumberland and Westmorland who held the office of Provincial Grand Secretary from 1992 to 1995 and Deputy Provincial Grand Master from 1996 to 2001. V.W.Bro. Routledge was due to receive his 50 Year Certificate in the Craft this month in Sun and Sector Lodge, No. 962. The Funeral of V W Brother Alfred Routledge PGSO, PDPGM, will take place on Monday 12th October 2015 at the Carlisle Crematorium at 1:40 pm.
Ken Taylor, PPrJGD on 25 September 2015
Eden Lodge No.2285
Brethren, it is with much sadness that I have to inform you of the Passing of Wor Bro Kenneth Taylor PPrJGD to the Grand Lodge above at the age of 85 on Friday 25th September 2015. Ken, as he was known, was initiated into Eden Lodge in August 1978, and was installed as Master in November 1994. He was also a member of Sun & Sector Chapter.
Ieuan Michael Davies, PJGD, Past Prov. Grand Secretary on 15 September 2015
Bela Lodge No.7576
It is with much sadness that I have to inform you of the death of Ill. Bro. 32*. Michael died peacefully at Furness General Hospital on Tuesday 15th September 2015. There is to be a Family cremation, followed by a Service of Thanksgiving for Michael’s life to be held at St Paul’s Church, Grange-over–Sands LA11 6BE on Friday 25th September at 11.30am. Family flowers only, donations if desired to be shared between Boarbank Hall, St Paul’s Church and St Mary’s Hospice C/O A. G. Clarke, The Ashes, Cartmel Fell, Grange–over-Sands LA11 6NU. Tel 015395 – 31481.
Eric Rockliffe, PPrSGW on 07 August 2015
Heversham Lodge No.8396
William (Bill) Gott, PPrJGW on 10 June 2015
Heversham Lodge Lodge 8396

Heversham Lodge 8396:- W. Bro. Bill was the Chaplain and was in the Chair in 1995 & 2010. He was current WM of Westmorland Lodge of Installed Masters 7111, was in the Chair of Meridian Lodge 9803 in 2008 and in the Chair of Kendalian Lodge 9757 in 2013.
Bective Chapter 1074:- PPrGSN. Chapter Mentor and in the Chair in 1997.
Flowerden Chapter 7576:- Founder Member and H.
Westmorland Rose Croix Chapter 476:- 30° and in the Chair in 2010.
Westmorland Preceptory 606:- PGtReg and Honorary Member.
Further details will be posted when known.

Neville Parker, PPrJGW on 04 May 2015
A funeral service will be held at the Lancaster & Morecambe Crematorium at 3.30pm on Thursday, 14th May, 2015. All are welcome. Family flowers only please. Any donations on the day will go towards the British Heart Foundation and the local First Responders. Afterwards all are invited back to the Smithy Inn in Holme for a funeral tea.
G. Warren Beverley, PPrAGDC (Cheshire) on 23 March 2015
Winder Lodge No.3984
Terry Willan, MM on 23 March 2015
Winder Lodge No.3984
Bill Tallentire, PPJGW on 22 March 2015
Lewis Lodge No.872 and Lewis Chapter No. 872
It is with great sorrow that I have to inform you of another loss for Lewis Lodge 872 and Lewis Chapter 872. W Bro. Bill Tallentire PPJGW, was a PM, and Organist, for Lewis lodge and a founder member of Lewis Chapter. He was also PM and Organist of Lowther Lodge 7809. Bill passed away on Sunday 22nd March 2015.
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