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For Jon Cooksey

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[p]In loving memory of Jon Cooksey.[/p][p]To celebrate and remember this wonderful husband, father, friend and colleague, his wife and daughter, Heather and Georgia, are asking for donations to support two charities that meant a great deal to him: the Royal British Legion and Combat Stress.[/p][p] So much of Jon’s life was dedicated to keeping alive the memory of men who fought in wars around the world – making sure that some good would come out of their loss and ensuring that we would always remember them. But he was also always concerned with those who still feel the effects of war, which is why he supported these two charities.[/p][p] Donations will be shared between the two in memory of Jon who, though taken from us far too soon, will always be remembered fondly and with a smile.[/p]

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Jul 10, 2020

WYNDHAM

In honour of my oldest and dearest friend. Lots of love my old pal. (Pricey)

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jul 9, 2020

Daniel Swan

I remember working with Jon at Shiplake. A lovely bloke, we always talked football and occasionally history. I always felt I missed out by not going on one of his battlefields trips.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 9, 2020

Anonymous

So sorry to hear this. Jon was a wonderful friend and colleague at Shiplake. Charly Lowndes

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Jul 8, 2020

Lyn and Jim McEvoy

Jon was very special, “ He could talk with crowds and keep his virtue and walk with Kings without losing the common touch” He will be sadly missed.

£30.00

Jul 8, 2020

Sarah and Clive

It was a pleasure and a privilege to have known Jon.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jul 8, 2020

Menna and Jane Jones

£10.48 plus £2.62 Gift Aid

Jul 8, 2020

Robert Riddle

Thank you for all you have done for the WFA Jon, I'm sure we will all meet again on the other side of the hill

£20.00

Jul 8, 2020

Michael Lucas

Ten years ago after Jon published my first article in 'Stand To!' I asked him for advice on getting published. He not only very kindly gave excellent advice, but put me in touch with a publisher. Very sad to hear he's gone-now I'll never meet him.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 8, 2020

Judith Cohen

David and I were always so grateful to Jon for all his help in putting our articles together for STAND TO. Jon was a very special man. Sending love and condolences to Heather and Georgia.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jul 8, 2020

The Wong family

So sorry to hear this sad news. Sending our deepest condolences to Ms Owens and Georgia.

£10.00