Weʼve raised £3,550 to ensure that Charlotte, Joseph, Samuel and Gabriel, his most treasured possessions, have one less worry. Rest In Peace Derek Graham Bennett.
- Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
- Funded on Saturday, 31st March 2018
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Derek, Des, Dek, Dad,
However you knew him, you couldn't fail to love him.
The tributes that have poured in following his very sad and sudden passing are testament to the great man that he was.
As well as the beautiful words that have been written about him, many of his friends have been in touch with us, asking how they can donate in a way that benefits Charlotte and their boys. It has been heartbreakingly mind-blowing.
Everyone wants to do something to help. You've already cooked meals, bought shopping, made phone-calls, sat with Charlotte and offered such comfort but you all still wish to do more and we cannot thank you all enough as her family.
So, driven by the number of requests to help out financially, we have created this page.
Rest in Peace Our Favourite Best Boy. We will make sure they are looked after.
Thank you, to all of you, for everything you have done so far and everything yet to come.
The family of Charlotte, Joseph, Samuel and Gabriel Bennett
- 10 months ago
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Mar 10, 2018
This is from Carol Hartley, dek's manager from calderstones and her good friend Maggie, with love and kind wishes. xxxx
Mar 6, 2018
It was an honour to know Derek and we thank him for looking after our Stephen so well.
Feb 28, 2018
Just a token to get you to your target! Will always be here for all of you Love you all ❤️❤️❤️
Feb 27, 2018
Feb 25, 2018
God Bless you allLove & PeaceRuth, Catherine & Victoria xxx
Feb 24, 2018
Feb 24, 2018
All our love Lynsey, Jonathan and Alexa x
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The Adoring Family of Charlotte, Joseph, Samuel and Gabriel.
Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
So many of you have mentioned fundraising to ensure that Charlotte is able to provide for her boys in the way that her incredibly hard-working Dek did. This will hopefully help pay for some of the nice things in life that he used to spoil them with. They wanted for nothing.