Category Archives: Obituaries


Iain M Alexander OM 1956 – 1963

Mr Iain M Alexander OM 1956 – 1964
We are very sorry to announce Iain Alexander (1956-63) has died after a short illness at the age of 72.

A border in New House, Iain played rugby and cricket for the school. He took a degree at the London School of Economics and was a merchant […]



Dr James Pettit OM 1987 – 1992 – Funeral Service

Dr James Pettit OM 1987 – 1992
Funeral Service
We are very sorry to announce Dr James David Pettit suddenly died on 16th March 2018, aged 44 years.

Beloved husband of Amanda and wonderful father to Jack.
Funeral service at
Haltemprice Crematorium, Willerby, East Yorkshire, HU10 6DS,
on Wednesday 4th April at 2.30pm.
Donations in lieu […]



Colin Brace OBE – Celebration of Life, Bryn Meadows 1pm Friday 9th March

Friends and family have paid tribute to the popular chairman of Newport-based Brace’s Bakery, who has died after a short illness, aged 96.

Colin Brace OBE, a former Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil, was chairman of the family bakery business and the grandson of the founder.

He had worked for the business since the end […]