Sheila Lilian Saunders (13 Jul 1942 - 11 Mar 2021)

Funeral Service

Location
Honor Oak Crematorium Brockley Way London SE23 3RD
Funeral Director
F.A. Albin Walworth

In loving memory of Sheila Lilian Saunders who sadly passed away on 11th March 2021

There will be a live webcast of the funeral service. Details as follows.

Webcast Date & Time: Friday 9th April, 2:30pm
Webcast site: https://www.obitus.com

Upon visiting the Obitus website, you will be asked to enter the username & password in order to view the service. Please enter the following.

Username: lofo1414
Password: 775300

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I would like to thank John at F.A. Albin for taking care of my Mum, Mother Sheila, and for the thoughtful rose left at her home.

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Kenny Tuki wrote

Mother Sheila is so fondly remembered by all in our family. May her soul continue to rest in peace and may her memory be a blessing 🙏

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Rev'd Canon Joyce Forbes wrote

Sending my sincere condolences to the family of Mother Shelia, whom I shared my study as an ordinant on the Ordained Local Minister Course (OLM) and yes she was a private person. But a dedicated Christian and loved Children. Yes she has gone to her rest with Christ. May Mother Shelia Rest in Peace and Rise in Glory.🙏❤❤

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Tristan Barber wrote

Mother Sheila radiated love and kindness. When I was a deputy warden at St Peter's she always noted when someone came in with needs, or troubles, and would say to me 'they're one of my people, I'll look after them'. I will never forget that. Rest in Peace Sheila, you will be much missed. We will let you go as you ask, and share the love you shared with others as you would wish us too. Thank you xxx

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Pam George wrote

Mthr Sheila we will miss every Sunday and our little chats . My condolences to the family, you are all in my prayers

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Father Andrew wrote

Mother Sheila was a great priest, friend, and neighbour to so many people over the years here at St Peter's and way beyond. She gave selflessly to God's work in church, parish, St Peter's School, her hospital ministry and the wider community. She never minced her words, and really called a spade a spade! She has held individuals and families at the most difficult times of tragedy and loss, as well as helping people to celebrate God's great joys at special times in life. There have been so many messages of condolence and fond memories of Sheila from the congregation and church family at St Peter's, really showing the impact she had in her ministry. May Sheila rest in perfect peace and rise in glory: a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek. Amen.

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Take your test you did your best sleep on in eternal peace Coral charles wrote

Take your rest you deserve it you did your best while you were here sleep on you have left a devote time of service
That we the Charles family will always remember thank you for spreading loving words to our mother in her last hour .

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Elisa Lawrence wrote

God bless dear Aunt Sheila,
So many fond memories. I will always appreciate being included in family outings when growing up, it meant so much.
Your kindness and comforting words to my Nan Elsie when she was in St Thomas’s will stay in mine and my mums hearts forever too. Love always Elisa x

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Giles Goddard wrote

I was glad to be alongside Sheila as she prepared for ordination and then became a priest. It was always good to work with her. I really appreciated her gift of spotting people with particular needs or people who felt on the edge, and bringing them in. I'm grateful for everything she taught me. Thanks Sheila!

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Ian McIntyre wrote

Shelia was a dear friend and a great neighbour and we shall miss her greatly. May she rest in peace and rise in glory.

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Charlotte Benstead wrote

I have the fondest memories of Sheila from when I worked at InSpire. She was always up for a challenge and laugh and took part in our drama projects. I loved spending time with her and will miss her honesty & kindness. Rest in peace xx

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  • Mother Sheila was an inspiration to must of us who worshiped at St. Peter’s Church Walworth when she was there as a clergy team. We miss you and will always be remembered. Sleep and take your rest. Good bye. It is well. Muzar & Donald.

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Barbara Marcham wrote

I had many an interesting chat with Sheila in chaplaincy at Kings. She was a great help I’m sure to the many patients she came into contact with and particularly with the babies and children whom she loved.

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Chris Baldwin wrote

Will miss our chats in Chaplaincy at king's x

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