Weʼve raised £2,965 to support & thank the amazing staff at Viking Day Unit for Fred Unwin. Instead of flowers we would prefer donations to this wonderful cause.
- Margate, Kent
- Funded on Thursday, 27th June 2019
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Our darling Freddie died on the 25th February after a two-year battle with cancer. Dad befriended the entire team at Viking Day Unit, where he felt at ease during a very difficult time. The staff cared for him with such love, compassion and kindness – we will be forever grateful and Viking will hold a very special place in our hearts.
If possible, we would also like to raise enough money to purchase a bench to be situated along the beautiful Palm Bay seafront; providing a place for family & friends to come and join Fred, ‘The Magic Man’, to partake in one of his favourite past-times, ‘people watching’ and reflect on many a happy memory of time spent with such a wonderful, witty, clever, courageous, fun-loving, but most of all…family man.
We invite you to join us in a celebration of Fred’s life at a service to be held on Tuesday 12th March at 1pm - Thanet Crematorium, CT9 4LY
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Yvonne and Joanne
Apr 8, 2019
Many fond memories of great quizzes thank you Fred x
Claire, Stuart, Charlie & Ellie
Mar 28, 2019
Lots of lovely memories growing up and over the years. Will always remember at our wedding how he had your whole table in hysterics playing 2 truths and a lie.
Mar 28, 2019
Will remember all of the special memories over the years. Love to you all x
Mar 26, 2019
A lovely gentleman Fred. Love Betty, Ashley and Paul.
Mar 25, 2019
Every once in a while you come across an individual that quietly inspires you to be better. Thanks Fred for inspiring me and my daughter. Your work here is done. Rest in a Peace x
Mar 23, 2019
Sending our love, Brother George & Evelyn xxx
Mar 22, 2019
Thank you for the quizzes and your support. With Our Love, Aztec Keep Fit Club xxx
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Dad befriended the entire team at The Viking Day Unit, where he felt at ease during a very difficult time. We also hope to raise enough money for a bench so friends can join Fred to people watch and enjoy the beautiful views that he loved.