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£820raised of £1,100 target by 37 supporters

    Weʼve raised £820 to to buy a memorial bench for our friend and colleague, John Stewart, who sadly passed away on 19th January.

    Central Scotland
    Funded on Monday, 9th October 2017

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    John was a well respected colleague whose passing has left us all shocked and saddened. He was a very generous person and was always happy to pass on his knowledge and help others.
    I'm planning to walk the West Highland Way 96 miles starting on Friday 8th September and any money raised will go towards a fitting memorial in John's memory on behalf of his friends and colleagues. I'm meeting all costs of the walk myself so all money raised will go directly towards the memorial fund. If we exceed the target then any extra cash will be donated to a cancer charity of the Stewart family's choosing.

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    • Kathy Murray1 year ago
      Kathy Murray

      Kathy Murray

      1 year ago

      Hi Folks, happy to report that the walk was completed as planned and although tough at times, was a great experience. I'm now starting the process of organising John's bench and will let you all know when this has been finalised. Thanks once again for all the donations both online and in person which will help us all show our appreciation for a great guy

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    • Kathy Murray1 year ago
      Kathy Murray

      Kathy Murray

      1 year ago

      Hi Folks, I just wanted to thank you all very much for your donations and to let you know that I have also received £190 in cash. I start the walk tomorrow and will post an update after it's finished on Thursday 14th Sept. I will be happy to keep you all updated after this page closes. I have most email addresses via work but for those of you I don't, please send your email address to kathy_a_murray@yahoo.co.uk

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    37

    • Lisle

      Lisle

      Sep 18, 2017

      Great effort Kathy, and a very worthy cause.

    • Tim Aspinwall

      Tim Aspinwall

      Sep 15, 2017

      Hope the walk went well and your feet are not too sore

      £20.00

    • Linda Haining

      Linda Haining

      Aug 28, 2017

      Good Luck Kathy...I had the pleasure of working with John, he was a great boss and friend. Sadly missed.

      £30.00

    • Gordon

      Gordon

      Aug 11, 2017

      John was great guy who will be trully missed.

      £30.00

    • Derek and Dawn

      Derek and Dawn

      Aug 2, 2017

      Good luck

      £30.00

    • Mark Arthur

      Mark Arthur

      Aug 1, 2017

      go Kathy great idea

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jul 31, 2017

      Best of Luck Kathy! Great Cause.

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    Kathy Murray

    Kathy Murray

    Central Scotland

    I had the pleasure of working with John for 12 years and car shared with him for last 5 years. During that time Jane Naysmith, David Farrell, Omar Hussein and Ian Colligan were all car share buddies and we shared some good laughs.

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