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Here are a selection of notices published earlier this week.
Peacefully on Sunday 18th December at Glangwili Hospital, Roger of Pentrefelin Street, Carmarthen. Beloved husband of Eirlys, devoted father of Veronica, Rachel and Peter, much loved grandfather, great grandfather, also a dear brother and brother in law. Roger will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral service on Tuesday 17th January at Royal Oak Chapel of Rest, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown Carmarthen at 11-30am, followed by Cremation at Llanelli Crematorium at 1-00pm. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations in lieu to Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC) c/o Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director, Royal Oak Chapel of Rest, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown, Carmarthen, Sa31 3JF tel 01267 243787.
Donald George (Don) BENSON
(Don) Peacefully on Sunday 1st January at Glangwili Hospital, aged 83 years, Don of Salem Road, St Clears (former Director of Dyfed Archaeological Trust). Much loved Dad of Katie and Hannah and Grandpops to Archie and Gwen. Public funeral service at St Mary Magdalene Church, St Clears on Friday 10th February at 2.00pm, followed by interment in the church yard. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu may be made for the RNLI via www.pefd.co.uk or c/o Peter Evans Funeral Directors, Rosewood, Plashett, Laugharne, Carmarthen, SA33 4TT. Tel: 01994 427 261.
Alan Kenneth (Ken Bows) BOWEN
(Ken Bows) Peacefully passed away at his home on Sunday 8th January 2023. Ken of Derwen Road, Cwmmawr. Devoted husband of Marlene, dear brother of Gareth and the late Ryan, respected brother-in-law of Roger and Jennifer. He will be sadly missed by all family and friends. Public funeral service at Llanelli Crematorium on Saturday 28th January 2023 at 1pm. No flowers. Donations if so desired to 'Hywel Dda Health Charities - Crosshands District Nurses Team' c/o O.G. Harries Ltd, Funeral Directors, Bethel, Station Road, Pontyberem, Llanelli, SA15 5LF. (01269) 870350
Godfrey Charles COTTERELL
Friday 6th January 2023 at Glangwili Hospital, Godfrey Charles Cotterell, of Heol Llwynbedw, Hendy peacefully passed away with his family by his side. Beloved husband of Sandra, devoted father of Melanie, respected father in law of John, cherished grandfather of Rhys, dear grandfather in law of Sophia and much loved great grandfather of Idris. Godfrey will be truly missed by all who knew him. A funeral service to celebrate Godfrey's life will take place at Llanelli Crematorium on Wednesday 8th February 2023 at 12pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if so desired, in Godfrey's memory C/o Melanie Gravelle to be split between the Minor Injury Unit, Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli and the A&E Department, Glangwili Hospital, Carmarthen. Burry Port Funeralcare, Snowdon Road, Burry Port SA16 0BG 01554 832461
Louis Michel DAVIES
Peacefully on Sunday, 25th December at his home at Iscoed, Llandeilo Road, Llandybie, Ammanford, Michel. Husband of the late Julia, father of Mark, Claire and Brendan. Sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral on Friday, 20th January 2023, service for family and friends at Llanelli Crematorium at 2.00p.m. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to be collected towards Dementia Care. Cheques made payable to 'Parcwern' kindly received by the Funeral Directors Hywel Griffiths and Son, Funeral Directors, Bwtrimawr, 39 Betws Road, Betws, Ammanford SA18 2HE
Mair Eluned DAVIES
'i ffydd yn Nuw drwy ei Harglwydd Iesu Grist, bu farw Mair yn dawel yng Nghartref Gofal Tŷ Gwyn, Penarth, ar 11 Ionawr 2023, yn 93 mlwydd oed. Gwraig annwyl y diweddar Barch. J. Elwyn Davies, mam addfwyn a gwerthfawr, nain a hen nain garedig, chwaer, modryb a chyfaill ffyddlon. Gwasanaeth preifat i'r teulu dydd Mawrth, 24 Ionawr 2023 am 11.00yb, yng Nghapel Gorffwys Login, Heol Llangynnwr, Caerfyrddin, SA31 2PG ac ym mynwent Caerfyrddin. Gwasanaeth cyhoeddus o ddiolchgarwch i ddilyn am 2.30yp, yn Eglwys Freeschool Court, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr CF31 3AG. Blodau teulu yn unig. Derbynnir rhoddion yn ddiolchgar tuag at: Canolfan Bryn y Groes, Y Bala a'r National Rheumatology Arthritis Society, drwy law'r ymgymerwr, Glanmor Evans a'i Fab. **** With faith in God through her Lord Jesus Christ, Mair died in peace at Tŷ Gwyn Nursing Home, Penarth, on 11 January 2023, at 93 years of age. Cherished wife of the late Rev. J. Elwyn Davies, dearly loved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunty and friend. Private service Tuesday, 24 January 2023 at 11.00am, at Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen, SA31 2PG followed by committal at Carmarthen cemetery. Public thanksgiving service at 2.30pm on the same day at Freeschool Court Church, Bridgend CF31 3AG. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to: Bryn y Groes Conference Centre, Bala and The National Rheumatology Arthritis Society, received by Glanmor Evans and Son, Funeral Directors, Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen SA31 2PG 01267 237100
Yn dawel yn ei gartref dydd Gwener, Ionawr 13eg, 2023 yng nghwmni ei deulu. Arwyn o Talsarn, Llanddeusant. Priod hoff Llinos, tad cariadus Catrin a Gareth, brawd, mab yng nghyfraith, brawd yng nghyfraith parchus a ffrind i bawb. Angladd Dydd Sadwrn, Ionawr 21ain, 2023 yng Nghapel Twynllanan, Llanddeusant am 1 o'r gloch. Blodau'r teulu yn unig, rhoddion os dymunir, tuag at Ffrindiau Ysbyty Llanymddyfri neu Trysorfa Mynwent Twynllanan, trwy law'r Cyfarwyddwyr Angladdau, IC a SM Davies, Tŷ Britannia, Llanymddyfri, SA20 0DD, Ffôn 01550 720636. * * * * * Peacefully at home on Friday, January 13th, 2023 in the care of his family. Arwyn of Talsarn, Llanddeusant. Much loved husband of Llinos, loving father of Catrin and Gareth, much-respected brother, son-in-law, brother-in-law and friend to all. Funeral Saturday, 21st January, 2023 at Twynllanan Chapel, Llanddeusant at 1pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired, to Llandovery Hospital League of Friends or Twynllanan Cemetery Fund. (Cheques made payable to Trysorfa Mynwent Twynllanan) c/o IC and SM Davies Funeral Director's Britannia House, Llandovery, SA20 0DD. Tel 01550 720636.
Alun Henry (Ps7) (Alun Cwmcoch) EVANS
(Alun Cwmcoch) Peacefully on Thursday January 5, 2023 at Cartref Annwyl Fan, Betws, Alun of Bro Mebyd, Llanddarog. Beloved husband of Wilma, loving father of Kathryn and Elinor, cherished grandfather and great grandfather. Public Funeral Service on Thursday February 2, 2023 at Llanelli Crematorium at 1pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Parkinson's U.K, c/o Nia Wyn Bishop, Waunddewi, 43 Cross Hands Road, Gorslas, Llanelli, SA14 6RR
Yn dawel yn Ysbyty Glangwili, Gareth o'r Gelli, Caerfyrddin, gynt o Blaenrhyd, Rhos. Gwr ffyddlon y diweddar Edith, tad hoffus Paul, dadcu a hen ddadcu annwyl iawn. Angladd cyhoeddus yn Amlosgfa Parc Gwyn, Arberth, dydd Iau, Ionawr 26ain, 2023 am 3.15y.p. Dim blodau ond rhoddion os dymunir I Ward Dewi, Ysbyty Glangwii, Caerfyrddin trwy law'r trefnwr angladdau Eifion Jones, Deganwy, Cwmduad, Caeryfyrddin, SA33 6XJ. Ffon 01267 281 489.
Ronald (Ronnie) EVANS
(Ronnie) Peacefully on 31st December 2022, Ronnie aged 85 of Queen Victoria Road. Ronnie will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Funeral to take place on Tuesday 31st January 2023 at 1:45pm at Llanelli District Cemetery, followed by a graveside committal. Please feel free to wear a hint of red in honour of Ronnie's love of The Scarlets. Donations in lieu of Flowers in Ronnie's memory to Guide Dogs Cymru. All further enquiries to Thomas Morgan Funeralcare 01554 773678
Alecksander Mark GORECKI
Suddenly passed away at home on Friday, 23rd December 2022 aged 62 years. Beloved husband of Jennifer and devoted father of Angharad. Funeral service to be held on Tuesday, 24th January 2023 at Amber Valley Crematorium, Swanwick at 12 noon where all are invited to attend. Mark will forever be in the hearts of his family and friends. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Orthopaedic Department of the Northern General Hospital, Sheffield c/o Thomas Greatorex and Sons, 29 Knowleston Place, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3BU. (01629 582470)
William Thomas Gwyneifryn (Gwyn) GRIFFITHS
(Gwyn) Peacefully on Friday January 6th at Prince Philip Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, Gwyn of Derwen Deg, Porthyrhyd. Beloved husband of the late Mair, devoted father of Rhiannon, Yvonne and Howard, much loved grandfather of Bethan, Rhydian, Rahman, Steffan and his wife Eleri, dear great grandfather of Tecwyn and Liliwen and a respected father-in-law of Paul and Saulat. Resting at the private chapel of Wyn Bishop, until the funeral, public service at Bethlehem Chapel, Porthyrhyd on Friday January 20th at 2.30pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired to Mynydd Mawr Ward, Prince Philip Hospital (cheques payable to Nia Wyn Bishop) c/o Nia Wyn Bishop, Waunddewi, 43 Cross Hands Road, Gorslas, Llanelli, SA14 6RR. The family wish to thank all the staff at Mynydd Mawr Ward for their exceptional care and kindness. * * * * * Yn dawel ar ddydd Gwener Ionawr 6ed yn Ysbyty'r Tywysog Philip, gyda'i deulu o'i gwmpas, Gwyn o Derwen Deg, Porthyrhyd. Priod hoff y diweddar Mair, tad cariadus Rhiannon, Yvonne a Howard, tadcu tyner Bethan, Rhydian, Rahman, Steffan a'i wraig Eleri a hen dadcu addfwyn Tecwyn a Liliwen a thad-yng-nghyfraith parchus Paul a Saulat. Yn gorwedd yng nghapel gorffwys Wyn Bishop tan yr angladd cyhoeddus yng Nghapel Bethlehem, Porthyrhyd ar ddydd Gwener Ionawr 20fed, am 2.30 o'r gloch. Blodau'r teulu yn unig, rhoddion os dymunir i Ward Mynydd Mawr, Ysbyty'r Tywysog Philip (sieciau yn daladwy i Nia Wyn Bishop) trwy law Nia Wyn Bishop, Waunddewi, 43 Heol Cross Hands, Gorslas, Llanelli, SA14 6RR Hoffai'r teulu ddiolch i'r tîm ar Ward Mynydd Mawr am eu gofal arbennig a'u caredigrwydd.
Yn dawel yn ei gartref ar ddydd Iau, Ionawr 12, 2023 yn 88 oed hunodd Arwyn, Llwynon, Saron, Llandysul (gynt o Hengae a Beili, Saron) Priod annwyl Eirwen, tad gofalus Elin a Manon, brawd cefnogol Lena, Ken, Meifis a'r diweddar Jenny, brawd yng-nghyfraith, wncwl a hen wncwl hoffus iawn. Gwasanaeth angladdol cyhoeddus yng Nghapel Saron, Llangeler dydd Gwener, Ionawr 20, 2023 am 1.30 o'r gloch. Dim blodau, rhoddion os dymunir i 'Marie Curie' trwy law Mr Hywel Bowen Trefnwr Angladdau, Gorwel, Heol Capel Iwan, Castellnweydd Emlyn. SA38 9LW. Ffon 07974 105 323. Peacefully at his home on Thursday 12th January 2023, aged 88 years, Arwyn of Llwynon, Saron, Llandysul, (formerly of Hengae and Beili, Saron) Beloved husband of Eirwen, caring father of Elin and Manon, respected brother of Lena, Ken, Meifis and the late Jenny. fond brother in law, uncle and great uncle. Public funeral service at Saron Chapel, Llangeler on Friday, January 20th at 1.30 pm. No flowers, donations in lieu if desired towards 'Marie Curie' received by Mr Hywel Bowen Funeral Director, Gorwel, Capel Iwan Road, Newcastle Emlyn. SA38 9LW. Tel. 07974 105 323.
Kenneth Jeffrey HUGHES (Retired Steelworker, Blast Furnace No.5)
(Retired Steelworker, Blast Furnace No.5) Suddenly on Christmas Day, Ken aged 79 years of Pembrey View, Carmarthen Bay (Formerly of Rembrandt Place, Port Talbot), sadly passed away. Beloved Husband of the late Gill. The Eldest Son of the late Ken and Peggy. Doting Father of Paul, Emma, and the late Jason. Admired Father-in-law of Richard and Ana. Proud Grandfather of Miguel, Callum, Jayden and Maya. Much loved Brother of Glenwyn, Jennifer and the late Margaret and Lorna. Ken will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral on Friday 20th January 2023 Public Service at Llanelli Crematorium at 4pm. Family flowers only please but donations in Ken's memory if desired to 'The UK Sepsis Trust' c/o Funeral Director - Shane Griffiths Willow Brook Family Funeral Directors 38, Lady Street, Kidwelly SA17 4UD. 01554 890900
Alan Wynne JAMES (Alan Tato)
(Alan Tato) Peacefully on Saturday 31st December 2022 at Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli. Alan of Heol Y Meinciau, Pontyates. Devoted husband of the late Mair, loving father of Keri and Phillip, proud grandfather of Marcus, Lewis and Lloyd, special great grandfather of Marnie, respected father-in-law of Jayne and dear brother of Meriel and the late Eric and Graham. Public funeral service at Bethel Chapel, Pontyberem on Monday 16th January 2023 at 11.30am. No flowers. Donation if so desired to the Stoke Association c/o O.G. Harries Ltd, Funeral Directors, Station Road, Pontyberem, Llanelli, SA15 5LF. (01269) 870350.
Sarah Mona JENKINS (Sal)
(Sal) Yn annisgwyl yn 'Cartref', Henllan ddydd Sul, Rhagfyr 18fed, 2022 bu farw Sal, gynt o Brynowen, Llwyndafydd. Merch annwyl y diweddar Margaret Ellen ac Evan Powell Jenkins, perthynas a ffrind hoffus. Angladd gyhoeddus yn Amlosgfa Parc Gwyn, Arberth ddydd Iau, Ionawr 26ain, 2023 am 12.15 o'r gloch. Ymholiadau pellach i . Alun M. Esau, Trefnwr Angladdau, Soar, Sarnau. (Ffôn: 01239 654240)
Yn dawel ar ddydd Sadwrn, Rhagfyr 31ain, yn ei chartref, Fferm Llwyn-yr-Ynn, Bethlehem, Llandeilo, Irene. Priod hoff y diweddar Dyfrig, mam annwyl Hywel, Olive a Lynwen. Colled fawr i'w theulu oll. Angladd ddydd Mawrth, Ionawr 24ain 2023, gwasanaeth teuluol yn unig yn Amlosgfa Llanelli. Ymholiadau pellach i Hywel Griffiths a'i Fab, Trefnwyr Angladdau, 39 Heol y Betws, Betws, Rhydaman, Ffôn 01269 593637.
Lynn (Talfan) JONES
(Talfan) Yn dawel yn ei gartref wedi salwch byr, yn 75 mlwydd oed, hunodd Lynn, Hafan Deg, Rhiw'r Orsaf, Sanclêr. Priod hoff a ffyddlon Ann, tad gofalus a chefnogol Kevin, Nerys a'i gŵr Vince, tad-cu cariadus Elen, Steffan, Lowri a Regan. Gwasanaeth Preifat Dydd Llun, 30ain Ionawr 2023 yn Amlosgfa Parc Gwyn, Arberth. Blodau'r teulu yn unig. Rhoddion er cof, os dymunir, tuag at: 'Cancer Research Wales' trwy law Glanmor Evans a'i Fab, Trefnwyr Angladdau, Capel Gorffwys Login, Heol Llangynnwr, Caerfyrddin SA31 2PG 01267 237100
Stephen Phillip LANG
Suddenly but peacefully on Friday 30th December 2022 at his home, Stephen aged 74 years of Ravenhill Road, Fforestfach sadly passed away. The beloved son of the late Mrs Gwyneth Lang and the late Mr Edwin Lang (Eddy). Stephen will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral on Monday 30th January 2023, Public Service at Llanelli Crematorium at 12 noon. Family flowers only please, but donations in Stephen's memory if desired to The Wales Air Ambulance c/o Funeral Director Ian M Smith of Autumn Leaf Independent Family Funeral Directors The Old Vestry Tabernacle, Seaview Terrace, Burry Port, Carms, SA16 0EN. Tel 01554 835933/892925.
Maureen Louise OWEN
Peacefully on Friday 30th December 2022 at Parc Wern Care Home, Ammanford, Maureen formerly of Llandovery. Maureen will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Funeral Friday 27th January 2023, friends please meet for service at Llanelli Crematorium at 9.00a.m. Further enquiries to: Arthur Cambrey Funeral Director, Alban Road, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 1ES Tel: 01554 772829
Ivy Gwyneth OWEN
Suddenly on Sunday, January 1 at her home Ivy of Clos Caer Elms, Llanelli. Beloved mother of Anna-Maree and her partner Terry, Peter and his partner, devoted grandmother, great grandmother and a dear sister. Resting at the private chapel of Wyn Bishop, until the funeral on Friday, February 3, public service at Llanelli Crematorium at 2.00p.m. Family wreath only. Further enquiries to Wyn Bishop, 01269 842258
Martyn Brian REES
Sadly on 27th December 2022 at his home in Pontlliw, formerly of Pantyffa Farm Pontlliw. Devoted Son of Brian and the Late Shirley Rees, much loved Dad of Shaun and Luke, cherished Bampi of Ella, Jackson, Harper & Rogue and dearly loved brother of Kim, Jacki & Jonathan. Martyn will be greatly missed by his family, friends and many work mates at 3Ms. Funeral Service at Llanelli Crematorium on Thursday 2nd February at 4pm. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, may be sent to 'British Heart Foundation' Compton House, 2300 The Crescent, Birmingham Business Park, Birmingham B37 7YE or made via www.bhf.org.uk Further enquiries c/o William Pressdee Funeralcare Tel. 01792 366513
Euros Powell REES
Yn 90 oed, hunodd Euros yn dawel yn ei gartref yn Rhydaman ar 28 Rhagfyr 2022. Gynt o Garreg Gwenlais, bu Euros ('Rees Phys') yn dysgu am 20 mlynedd yn Ysgol Ramadeg ac Ysgol Gyfun Dyffryn Aman, a bu wedyn yn brifathro Ysgol Tre-gib, Llandeilo. Gŵr annwyl Nannette am 63 o flynyddoedd, tad gofalgar Stephen, tad-cu balch Gwydion, a thad-yng-nghyfraith Siân. Angladd ddydd Sadwrn, 28 Ionawr 2023, gwasanaeth cyhoeddus yn Amlosgfa Llanelli am 11:00 y bore. Blodau'r teulu'n unig, derbynnir cyfraniadau os dymunir naill ai tuag at Sefydliad Prydeinig y Galon neu Ambiwlans Awyr Cymru drwy law y Trefnwyr Angladdau Hywel Griffiths a'i Fab, Trefnwyr Angladdau, Bwtrimawr, 39 Heol y Betws, Rhydaman, SA18 2HE.
Euros Powell REES
At the age of 90, Euros passed away peacefully at home in Ammanford on 28 December 2022. Formerly of Carreg Gwenlais, Euros ('Rees Phys') taught for 20 years at Amman Valley Grammar and Comprehensive Schools, and was later headteacher of Ysgol Tre-gib, Llandeilo. Cherished husband of 63 years to Nannette, caring father of Stephen, proud grandfather of Gwydion, and father-in-law of Siân. Funeral on Saturday 28 January 2023, service at Llanelli Crematorium at 11:00am. Family flowers only, donations in lieu, if so desired to either The British Heart Foundation or Wales Air Ambulance and kindly received by the Funeral Directors Hywel Griffiths & Son, Funeral Directors, Bwtrimawr, 39 Betws Road, Betws, Ammanford, SA18 2HE.
Merriel Ann RICHARDS (gynt Hurdidge)
(gynt Hurdidge) Yn dawel ar ddydd Llun Ionawr 2ail 2023 Yn ysbyty Tywysog Philip, Llanelli. Hunodd Merriel o Hengoed Fawr Farm, Felinfoel, yn 76 oed. Priod hoff Hugh. Mam gariadus Iwan, Rhian a Dewi. Mamgu arbennig i Lowri, Celyn, Lewis, Elis, Steffan, Morgan a Llŷr. Mam-yng-nghyfraith Fiona, Keith a Amanda. Hen famgu i Efa a Jax. Chwaer i David. Angladd dydd Mercher Ionawr 25ain 2023, gwasanaeth cyhoeddus yn amlosgfa Llanelli 11 o'r gloch. Blodau teulu yn unig . Rhoddion er cof os dymunir i AMAU, Ysbyty Tywysog Philip trwy law Mrs. Rhian Jones. 20 Chapman Street, Llanelli, SA15 3EB. * * * * * RICHARDS Merriel Ann (nee Hurdidge) Quietly on Monday January 2nd 2023 at Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli, Merriel of Hengoed Fawr Farm, Felinfoel, Llanelli aged 76 years. Loving wife to Hugh Adored mother of Iwan, Rhian and Dewi. Cherished Mamgu of Lowri, Celyn, Lewis, Elis, Steffan, Morgan and Llŷr. Mother-in-law to Fiona, Keith and Amanda. Great Grandmother to Efa a Jax and sister to David. Public Funeral at Llanelli Crematorium on Wednesday January 25th 2023 at 11am. Family flowers only. Donations in memory if desired to AMAU, Prince Philip Hospital received by Mrs. Rhian Jones, 20, Chapman Street, Llanelli SA15 3EB
Peacefully on 11th January, aged 85 years, Eirlys, of Derwendeg, Peniel, Carmarthen, and more recently of Towy Castle Care Home, Carmarthen. Most loving and loved mother of Philip and Fiona, beloved and faithful wife of the late Patrick Roberts, proud grandmother of Robert, Daniel and Siôn, great grandmother to Alexander and most cherished mother-in-law. Eirlys will be missed by all who knew her. Funeral Service at Peniel Chapel, Peniel, near Carmarthen on Saturday, 28th January 2023 at 12.30p.m. Family flowers only Donations in memory, if desired, to: "Alzheimer's Society Cymru" received by Glanmor Evans and Son, Funeral Directors, Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen SA31 2PG 01267 237100
Evelyn (Née Rosser) ROBLIN (Eve)
(Eve) (Née Rosser) Peacefully on Friday 6, January 2023 at her home at Heol Wallasey, Ammanford, Eve sadly passed away. Loving mother of David, Simon, Daryl and Yvette, a devoted grandmother, a respected mother-in-law and dear daughter of the late Sara Rosser. Funeral on Friday, 27 January 2023, service for family and friends at Llanelli Crematorium at 2:00pm. Please wear your colourful clothing as Eve would have wished. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to 'Marie Curie' will be kindly received by the Funeral Directors Hywel Griffiths & Son, Funeral Directors, Bwtrimawr, 39 Betws Road, Betws, Ammanford, SA18 2HE, Tel 01269 593637.
Jestyn Lloyd SADLER
Yn dawel yn ei gartref dydd Mawrth 10fed Ionawr 2023 bu farw Jestyn o Gorwel, Carwe. Priod hoff a ffyddlon Pat, Tad annwyl Iwan ac Aled, tadcu cariadus, tad-yng-nghyfraith parchus a brawd tyner. Gwasanaeth cyhoeddus yn Amlosgfa Llanelli dydd Sadwrn 21ain Ionawr 2023 am 3.00 o'r gloch. * * * * * Peacefully passed away at his home on Tuesday 10th January 2023. Jestyn of Gorwel, Carway. Devoted husband of Pat, loving father of Iwan and Aled, proud grandfather, respected father-in-law and dear brother. Public funeral service at Llanelli Crematorium on Saturday 21st January 2023 at 3pm. Donations if so desired to Marie Curie c/o O.G. Harries Ltd. Funeral Directors, Bethel, Station Road, Pontyberem, Llanelli, SA15 5LF. (01269) 870350
Margaret Mary Irena SUTTON
Peacefully on Monday, January 9, Irena of Rhosnewydd, Tumble. Beloved wife of the late Mike, devoted mother of Tina and the late Alison, respected mother-in-law of Arwel, much loved grandmother of Chris and his wife Nerys, Craig and his wife Gemma, and a doting great grandmother. Irena will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Resting at the private chapel of Wyn Bishop, until the funeral on Saturday, January 28 public service at Llanelli Crematorium at 2.00p.m. Family flowers only, donations in lieu if so desired to Carmarthenshire Blind Society, Mynydd Mawr Group or Coronary Care Unit, Glangwili Hospital, c/o Nia Wyn Bishop, Waunddewi, 43 Cross Hands Road, Gorslas, Llanelli, SA14 6RR.
David Rees Dyfrig THOMAS
Yn dawel ar Ionawr 1af 2023 yng Ngartref Ael y Bryn, Rhydaman, Dyfrig, Cae Du Bach, Llanelli, gynt o Ffynnone, Boncath. Cyn berchennog Siop y Werin, Llanelli Brawd y diweddar Gerwyn, cefnder a ffrind i lawer. Angladd cyhoeddus yn Amlosgfa Llanelli dydd Sadwrn 21ain Ionawr am 10.00 o'r gloch. Blodau Teulu yn unig, rhoddion os dymunir i 'Parkinson's uk' trwy law Mr Hywel Bowen Trefnwyr Angladdau Dewi Davies, Llys Gwyddon, Castellnewydd Emlyn. SA39 9RA. Ffon 01239 710 495.
Yn dawel ar ddydd Gwener 6ed o Ionawr 2023 yng Nghartref Glanmarlais, Llandybie bu farw Gethin gynt o Gwelfor, Llety Road, Y Tymbl. Brawd ffyddlon y diweddar Elwyn a Meirion. Gwasanaeth cyhoeddus yng Nghapel Gorffwys Bethel, Pontyberem ar ddydd Gwener 20fed o Ionawr 2023 am 12.00 o'r gloch. Am fanylion pellach cysyllter ag O.G. Harries Cyf. Trefnwyr Angladdau, Pontyberem. (01269) 870350
Colin Sidney (formerly of C S Thomas Auto Electrics) THOMAS
(formerly of C S Thomas Auto Electrics ) Peacefully on Wednesday 28th December 2022, at home in the care of his loving family. Colin of Maesglas, Llandovery. Beloved husband and best friend of the late Margaret, loving and proud father of Janet and Paul, and much loved by all his family and friends. Funeral Wednesday 25th January 2023. Public service at Llandingat Church, Llandovery, at 12 noon, followed by cremation at Llanelli Crematorium at 2pm. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to The British Heart Foundation or Cancer Research UK c/o IC & SM Davies Funeral Directors, Britannia House, Llandovery, SA20 0DD. Tel 01550720636.
Peacefully on Tuesday 29th November at home in Wanstead, London, aged 79 years, Owen formerly of Laugharne (Designer and maker of the Warp 8 car, Engineer and Fine Art Expert). Adored partner of Lee and a dear brother of Janet and Gwyneth. Public funeral service at St Martin's Church, Laugharne on Monday 23rd January at 12:00pm, followed by interment in the church yard. Further enquiries to Peter Evans Funeral Directors, Rosewood, Plashett, Laugharne, Carmarthen, SA33 4TT. Tel: 01994 427 261.
Jonathan Mathew (formerly of Cardiff) WILSON (Jon)
(Jon ) (formerly of Cardiff) Suddenly but very peacefully at his home on Tuesday 3rd January 2023, Jonathan, aged 71 years, of The Graig, Burry Port sadly passed away. "Jon will be greatly missed by all his family and many friends" Funeral on Thursday 2nd February 2023. Public Funeral Service will be held at the Woodland Burial Ground, Oystermouth Cemetery, Mumbles at 12.15pm. following which a Memorial Service to celebrate Jon's life will be held at Tabernacle Chapel of Rest (Autumn Leaf) in Burry Port at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please, but donations in Jon's memory if desired to the Cathays and Central Youth Community Project (registered charity no. 1122532) c/o Funeral Director Ian M Smith of Autumn Leaf Independent Family Funeral Directors The Old Vestry Tabernacle, Seaview Terrace, Burry Port, Carms, SA16 0EN. Tel 01554 835933/892925
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