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Memory Eternal, Fr Peter!

FUNERAL: Fr Peter’s Funeral took place in York on Tuesday 7th August 2018 in the chapel of the City Cemetery.  Fr Michael (Alexander), Fr Aethelwine (Richards), Deacon David (Hoskin), Fr Gregory (Hallam), Fr Samuel (Carter) and Fr David (Carnelly) officiated.  Fr Peter was laid to rest in the Cemetery.  “Well done thou good and faithful servant!”

ARCHIVE: Fr. Peter Ford fell asleep in The Lord on the evening of 9th July in Derby Hospital after acute respiratory failure. It was the culmination of a long series of crippling illnesses which he had met with his usual cheerfulness, fortitude and unflagging faith in his Saviour. For once it is no exaggeration in saying that he will be sorely missed by all who felt the touch of his gentle love ….

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