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Weʼre raising £1,000 to purchase a memorial bench & donate to Gibbons Group (John Radcliffe Hospital). Asking for donations instead of flowers for Andrews funeral.

Rotherham, UK
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Andrew Calvert had a very rare disorder called Alpha-thalassemia mental retardation syndrome (ATRX) and sadly passed away on 25 July 2018. His funeral will be held at Rotherham Crematorium at 11.30am on Tuesday 21 August 2018, exactly one month after his 29th birthday. All that knew him and want to attend are welcome.

As a family, we are asking for donations instead of flowers and the money raised will help towards purchasing a memorial bench for Andrew at his care home, Fenney Lodge in Rotherham, where he lived for the last 12 years. Any money remaining will be donated to the Gibbons Group at The John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford who are researching the ATRX protein which they hope will assist to develop future cancer treatments. See the link below for further information.

https://www.imm.ox.ac.uk/research/units-and-centres/mrc-molecular-haematology-unit/research-groups/gibbons-group-atrx-group

Thank you in advance for your donations.

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    17

    • Kim Brown

      Kim Brown

      Aug 19, 2018

      Let him rest in peace, with love x

      £20.00

    • Baljinder Kuller

      Baljinder Kuller

      Aug 19, 2018

      Sorry to hear about the loss of your brother Maxine. I hope you reach your target. - B

    • Beverley Murphy

      Beverley Murphy

      Aug 19, 2018

    • Nathanael Lacey

      Nathanael Lacey

      Aug 17, 2018

      £20.00

    • Robert Calvert

      Robert Calvert

      Aug 16, 2018

      £100.00

    • Dan Bennett

      Dan Bennett

      Aug 15, 2018

      xxx

      £10.00

    • Francesca Sharp

      Francesca Sharp

      Aug 15, 2018

      Sending lots of love xxx

      £30.00

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