Huffam, Derek Broadhurst

Male 1921 - 2010  (89 years)


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  • Name Huffam, Derek Broadhurst 
    Born 21 Sep 1921  Runcorn Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Oct 2010 
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    • Arrived Southampton aboard " Queen Mary" from New York on 9 Oct 1956 Address Pedlars Cottage Limpsfield Surrey

      Derek Broadhurst passed away on 31st October aged 89. Beloved husband of Sheila, much loved father to Raine, Chris and Caroline, and grandfather to Katie, James, Andrew and Jenny. Private family funeral. No flowers, donations to RNLI, Yarmouth.—Station c/o R&P Everson, The Broadway, Totland Bay, IW, PO39 0AS.

      Derek Huffam (SU 1935-39) passed away on 31 October 2010, aged 89. He left Marlborough as the 2nd World War started. He joined 1st Kings Dragoon Guards seeing action in the Western Desert, Italy, Greece and Syria and left the forces as a Major. Later, he joined Metal Box as a trainee and worked his way up to Vice-Chairman, retiring in 1979. Once retired he was delighted to be made Honorary Secretary of The Yarmouth, Isle of Wight RNLI lifeboat which was another of his passions as a keen Sailor. He was also a Member of the Royal Yacht Squadron. Derek’s wife, Sheila, died two weeks later after 63 years of marriage.
    Person ID I958  Hougham
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2014 

    Father Huffam, Ralph Estill
              b. 16 Jan 1894, Stockport Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 15 Aug 1979, Uckfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Broadhurst, Nora Mary
              b. 2 Sep 1894, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jan 1980, Ivy Hall Nursing Home Crowborough Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Feb 1920  Stockport Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F442  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barnes, Sheila Mary
              b. 20 Jan 1926
              d. Nov 2010  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1947 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    +3. Living
    Family ID F444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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