LTB 077/18 - DAVE ROEBUCK – FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS
9th February 2018
TO: ALL POSTAL BRANCHES
DAVE ROEBUCK – FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS
Postal Branches were informed at the National Briefing on 7th February of the untimely death of Dave Roebuck, who sadly passed away at the weekend after a short illness at the age of 72.
Dave made a very special contribution to our union and will always be remembered as a unique character who was a great trade unionist and advocate of the labour movement.
We can now advise Branches that the funeral arrangements are as follows:
Date: Wednesday 21st February 2018
Time: 1 p.m.
Venue: Preston Minster, Church Street Preston His internment is at Hill Road Cemetery, Hill Road South Penwortham, Preston. A celebration of his life will be held at Grasshoppers Rugby Club, Lightfoot Lane, Fulwood, Preston.
The family has requested family flowers only please and any donations to St Catherine’s Hospice http://www.stcatherines.co.uk
Our thoughts are with Dave’s wife Maria and family at this very sad time.
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