Bob Newton

Not a lot to say today, except that this morning I attended the funeral of an old family friend. Dad worked with Bob for 25 37 years, and sadly he passed away on June 8th. He’d been suffering from alzheimers.

The first time I went to the Cotswolds I did so in the company of Bob, a man who wore corduroys at the weekend and enjoyed drinking unusual amounts of tea. No better company for a sedate stroll around Broadway. He’ll be missed.


2 thoughts on “Bob Newton

  1. My mother has Alzheimers now. It is difficult to see somebody you know not able to remember who you are. The most precious thing I heard her say to me during this time is “I know that I know you”. My heart grew….

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s