Ronald Edward Hughes (1 Dec 1937 - 25 Jun 2015)

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St Michael & All Angels Mount Dinham Dinham Road Exeter EX4 4EE
10th Jul 2015
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M Sillifant and Sons

HUGHES Ronald Edward
On 25th June 2015, suddenly aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Elizabeth, loving father of Katy, Jeny and Angus and a dearest father in law, grandfather to twelve and a dear uncle. Funeral Service Friday 10th July St Michael & All Angels (Mount Dinham) Exeter, 12.30pm. No flowers please. Donations if desired for Children's Hospice South West by retiring collection or c/o M. Sillifant & Sons, Funeral Directors, 19-20 Holloway Street, Exeter EX2 4JD

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Robert Billing donated £25 in memory of Ronald

Good bye Ron, and thanks for the friendship and advice.

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Robert Billing wrote

So sorry to hear of the passing of Ron. I remember very well his helpfulness and good humour when we were working at Questech.

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  • (Commenting on my own message in order to leave something longer. Please edit as required.) I well remember Ron from the thirteen years I spent at Questech. He was a reassuring, friendly presence in the company. In a strange way he made us feel he was looking after us and making life safer. I often gave him lifts to one or other of the railway stations to catch trains back to Exeter. Ron wasn't that tall, and I drive 4x4s which are a long way off the ground. My usual advice, to face away from the car and fall in backwards, was perhaps a little undignified, but we still got along very well. I think I only once saw him concerned. Towards the end of the last century there was one day when he came into the main laboratory and announced the changes to corporation tax with the words,

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