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£2,460raised of £2,200 target by 71 supporters

    Weʼve raised £2,460 to In memory of Peter Margetts, Weston Hospice need a fully reclining electronic chair.

    Weston-super-Mare, UK
    Funded on Sunday, 26th August 2018

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    As many of you know Dad was diagnosed with an incurable Brain Tumour and given only months to live. Weston Hospice provided unbelievable support and care for Dad, Mum and the family. It was his wish to give a donation to the hospice. Only 20% of their funding comes from the NHS, the remaining has to come from donations and fund raising.

    We would like to try and raise enough funds to buy some equipment for the hospice and donate it in Dad’s memory. We have set an ambitious target and hope that you could see to donate whatever you can as we strive to achieve one last thing for him. Without the hospice Dad’s last few months would have been considerably worse, they treated him with the love, dignity, care and respect that he, or anyone in his position, deserved. Cancer can affect anyone, no matter of gender, age or religion. This is a fantastic organisation that deserve the financial support to keep offering their incredible care to others.

    In his last days he had the use of a specialist chair that enabled him to stand, lie down and get relief from the pain, and this is what we would like to try and raise funds to donate in his memory.

    Thank you to you all for your kind words and support in the last few difficult months

    Sue, Stuart, Simon, Andrew, Sarah, Chloe, Gemma and all the Grandchildren. xx

    Weston Hospice

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    • Stuart Margetts6 months ago
      Stuart Margetts

      Stuart Margetts

      6 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      Incredible - thank you all so much from all our family. This has made it possible to fulfil Dad's last wish, to give something back to those who cared so well for him.

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    • Stuart Margetts6 months ago
      Stuart Margetts

      Stuart Margetts

      6 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      We've hit the 50% mark. Thank you so much to all who have donated. You are all to kind in helping us fulfil his final wish.

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    • Stuart Margetts6 months ago
      Stuart Margetts

      Stuart Margetts

      6 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      Thank you so much to all who have donated so far, incredible that we've raised 29% of the target already in only a few days. If we could ask you to share around if you haven't already, any donations are gratefully received, it was his final wish to try and give something back to the hospice who made cared and made him smile and laugh to the end. Thanks x

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    6 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 6/28/2018 11:07 PM

    Supporters

    71

    • Pamela Knapp

      Pamela Knapp

      Jun 28, 2018

      £20.00

    • Peter Osborne

      Peter Osborne

      Jun 27, 2018

      Your Dad was such a major part of my life in the 60's and 70's for which I was very grateful.It was a real privilege to be a part of the tributes to his life.

      £100.00

    • frederick morris

      frederick morris

      Jun 27, 2018

      Remembering Pete for his fun and laughter.With love Dave and Annette xx

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 25, 2018

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jun 23, 2018

    • Sarah Mackie

      Sarah Mackie

      Jun 22, 2018

      £30.00

    • Linda & Robin Williams

      Linda & Robin Williams

      Jun 22, 2018

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    Stuart Margetts

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    Weston-super-Mare, UK

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